Pentagon Marks POW/MIA Day with Joint U.S.-British Parachute Jump
The ceremony featured a brief speech by Deputy Defense Secretary David Norquist.
Green Beret Killed in Combat in Afghanistan Leaves Behind Daughter, Pregnant Wife
Idaho State Rep. Rod Furniss posted a statement written by Sgt. 1st Class Dustin Ard’s father on Facebook Friday night.
US, Canadian Fighters Intercept Russian Bombers off Alaskan Coast
American and Canadian jets intercepted a pair of Russian Tu-95s in international airspace off the coast of Alaska.
Shaw AFB Suspends PT Tests Following Second Death of an Airman
The airmen died at local hospitals, where they were taken after they completed their fitness tests on separate days
West Virginia National Guardsman Killed in Parachute Accident Identified
A Green Beret assigned to a West Virginia National Guard Special Forces unit was killed Wednesday during parachute training.
Pentagon No. 3 Gibson, Tasked with Finding DoD Cost Savings, Resigns
The Pentagon's first-ever chief management officer resigned Monday from the Defense Department's No. 3 position.
US Military’s Top Enlisted Leader Suspended Amid Investigation
Army Command Sgt. Maj. John Troxell has been temporarily removed as the senior enlisted adviser to Gen. Dunford.
Pentagon Deploys Thousands of Troops as Flooding from Florence Worsens
The Pentagon has sent some 13,000 servicemembers to areas impacted by Hurricane Florence in North and South Carolina.
First Woman Promoted to Navy Admiral Dies at 98
The first woman to rise to admiral in the Navy died, 46 years after her promotion into the ranks of flag officer.
Trump Says US Troop Withdrawal from South Korea Is 'Not on the Table'
President Trump said Friday that he will not consider withdrawing the 28,500 American troops stationed in South Korea.
Pentagon Considering Additional Bases to House Detained Immigrants
Officials with DoD, Homeland Security and HHS departments are considering more military bases along the U.S. southern border.
Navy’s Top Enlisted Sailor on Leave in Midst of Misconduct Probe
The Navy's senior enlisted sailor has taken leave as the IG probes allegations that he fostered a hostile work environment.
Officers Censured for Bringing 'Embarrassment' in Fat Leonard Scandal
The censures were issued last week to retired Rear Adm. Richard Wren, retired Capt. Timothy Conroy and Capt. Charles Johnson.
Film Tells the Remarkable Story of Marine Special Operator James Capers Jr.
A new documentary tells the story of the man who became the "Face of the Marines" in the 1970s.
General Upholds Judge's No-Prison Sentence for Bergdahl
Gen. Robert Abrams upheld the sentence handed down by the judge, Army Col. Jeffery R. Nance, in November.
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After PT Deaths, Air Force Weighs Separating Waist Measurement from Fitness Test
The Air Force's top enlisted leader said some airmen go to extremes, even starving themselves, to pass the tape test.
Air Force to Institute New Fitness Requirements for Commanders
Starting next week, commanders will be expected to stay in shape, according to Chief of Staff Gen. David Goldfein.
The Air Force Has Declared War on Hopelessness in the Ranks
Toxic leadership appears to contribute to "hopelessness," according to the top enlisted person and chief of staff.
This Osprey-Style Drone Could Help Marines Protect Navy Warships
The Marine Corps is considering using a massive drone not unlike its MV-22B Osprey to protect ships.
A Missing ID Card Spent 50 Years in Vietnam. Now It's Coming Home
How the card was discovered after 50 years missing is an unlikely story of serendipity.
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Providence Hospital staff said the 18-year-old Army recruit's death was not heat-related.
World War II Veteran, Who Met Patton Twice, Turns 100
Leonard Kieley was a commander of a tank company serving in Gen. George S. Patton's famous 4th Armored Division.
Iran Vows to Lead Gulf Security, as US Sends More Troops
President Rouhani warned that the presence of foreign forces could cause problems for the world's "energy security."
Greek Police Make Arrest in 1985 Hijacking of TWA Flight 847
The hijackers shot and killed U.S. Navy diver Robert Stethem.
Cost of Double-Lining Underground Fuel Storage Tanks Isn't Justified, Navy Says
The report notes that double-walling the tanks is expected to cost 10 times more than the current option.
Air Force News
'Col. Ned Stark' Sounds Off on Air Force Promotion System Overhaul
Col. Jason Lamb, took the stage before a packed audience of airmen with Lt. Gen. Brian Kelly.
About 75 People Gather at Area 51 Gate, 1 Person Arrested
The "Storm Area 51" invitation spawned festivals in the tiny Nevada towns of Rachel and Hiko nearest the military site.
For Air Force Drone Operators, Connection with Unmanned Aircraft Runs Deep
Air Force Col. Stephen Jones admits that having emotional ties to a drone may seem a bit strange to an outsider.
Marine Corps News
Missing Camp Pendleton Marine Found Unharmed in Texas
Lance Cpl. Job Wallace was taken into custody at a rest area in Navarro County, Texas.
This Tiny Thermal Weapons Optic with Red Dot Is Designed for Close Combat
The Close Quarter Thermal takes two CR-123 batteries, weighs approximately one pound and currently costs about $10,000.
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Coast Guard Offloads 6 Tons of Cocaine, Worth About $435M
Four cutters intercepted a total of eight drug smuggling vessels in the Eastern Pacific Ocean over the past three months
Coast Guard Commander Charged with Importing Narcotics
According to a complaint, James Silcox III received three shipments of Tramadol to post-office boxes over the summer.
Coast Guard Discovers Abandoned Panga Boat with 41 Bales of Marijuana
A helicopter crew was dispatched to conduct a search for possible people in distress.