Seattle Will Be Home Port for New Class of Icebreakers
The first of the new class of vessels is projected to be delivered from the VT Halter Marine shipyard in Mississippi by 2024.
Mattis Will Deliver Keynote at Seattle's Vietnam War Memorial Park Dedication
The ceremony is expected to draw several thousand people, including some from Washington's Vietnamese American community.
After Sinking of Destination, Coast Guard Slow-Walks Training for Skippers
Would more training have changed Destination's fate?
'Rampage': A Harrowing Chronicle of World War II's Battle of Manila
James M. Scott tells the story of the 29-day battle in 1945 that marked Gen. Douglas MacArthur's return to the Philippines.
Navy to Pay for Water-Filter System After Chemicals Found in Wells
The Navy will foot the bill for a filter system to protect the water supply from chemicals found in firefighting foam.
Navy Wants to Use More Washington State Parks for Stealth SEAL Training
The Navy wants to step up special-operations training at state parks along Western Washington coastlines.
Commandant Says Coast Guard Modernizing at Fastest Pace in Decades
Traveling to the Pacific Northwest last month, Coast Guard Commandant Paul Zukunft checked out the Bluebell.
Navy Grounds Whidbey Crew After Lewd Skywriting Incident
The Navy has grounded the two-man aircrew and is apologizing for their "irresponsible and immature act."
Photo of Fallen Service Members is One for the History Books
In 2004, Tami Silicio took a photo of a cargo plane with flag-draped coffins of U.S. service members killed in Iraq.
Film Explores Life After Military for Female Vets
"Service: When Women Come Marching Home" examines sexual assaults as part of a broader look at women vets.
Pretrial Hearing Set for Staff. Sgt. Robert Bales
Staff. Sgt. Robert Bales, accused of killing 16 Afghans, will have a pretrial hearing that will span two continents, accordin...
Lewis-McChord Commander Cites Progress After Tour
During his tour in Afghanistan, Lt. Gen. Curtis Scaparrotti encountered some of his toughest challenges earlier this year whe...
Icy Spray, Heavy Pots May Have Doomed Crab Boat, Coast Guard Learns
On Feb. 11, crab-boat skipper Daher Jorge received a Coast Guard radio request to assist a search for a missing vessel.
WWII German POW Says Thank You to Washington State
Gunter Grawe, now 91, declared that his capture by U.S. troops at the age of 18 was his "luckiest day."
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AFSOC's 'Ultimate Battle Plane' Now Operating in Afghanistan
The new AC-130J "Ghostrider" gunship has begun combat missions in Afghanistan.
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.
Support for Repeal of 'Widow's Tax' Higher than Ever, Military Coalition Tells Congress
Veterans and military groups are pushing for change in the upcoming defense bill.
A Navy Carrier Strike Group Is Deploying Without Its Broken-Down Aircraft Carrier
Ships from the Harry S. Truman Strike Group are deploying from this week, but one thing is missing -- the Truman.
The Air Force Just Dropped 80,000 Pounds of Bombs on Island 'Infested' with ISIS Fighters
The U.S.-led international coalition said it targeted ISIS militants on the island, located in the Salah ad Din Province.
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West Point Grad Esper Fields Tough Question on Army-Air Force Game Loyalties
Defense Secretary Mark Esper feigned neutrality Wednesday on the upcoming Army-Air Force football game.
Cybercriminals Target Military Online to Set Up Imposter 'Romance Scams'
For Staff Sgt. Sherri Vlastuin, Instagram popularity came quickly -- and at a price.
Army Surpasses Recruiting Goal, Attracts More Women to Sign Up
U.S. Army leaders declared victory Tuesday over the service's recruiting crisis.
Former San Diego Sailor Receives 20-Year Sentence for Sex Crimes Against a Minor
A former U.S. Navy sailor was sentenced to 20 years in prison Monday for having sexual contact with a 14-year-old.
UFO Videos Are Footage of Real 'Unidentified' Objects, US Navy Acknowledges
The first video of the unidentified object was taken on Nov. 14, 2004.
The Navy Is Creating a New Senior Leader Position to Attack Maintenance Backlog
The service is creating a new deputy assistant Navy secretary for sustainment position on Oct. 1.
Air Force News
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.
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.
Air Force Wing Ready for Disaster Response Worldwide 'Anytime, Anywhere'
The 621st Contingency Response Wing has the mission to set up or restore airfields in disaster response.
Marine Corps News
Corpsmen May Need Skills to Keep Patients Alive Well Past 'Golden Hour' in Future Fights
Officials with North American Rescue, which creates the lifelike TOMManikin, are pushing new tools for training medics.
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.
Marines Near Deal to Test 'Transformers'-Like Exoskeleton Prototype
Marines who spend much of their day lifting hefty ammunition or moving pallets full of gear could soon get a helping hand.
Coast Guard News
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.
Wreckage from Fatal Boat Fire Taken to Naval Base Ventura County
A ship-tracking website shows the barge that transported the Conception in Port Hueneme.
Cruise Ship Carrying Sightseers Collides with World War II Destroyer Floating Museum
Guests on a sightseeing tour got to see what happens when a cruise ship collides with another boat, the USS Slater.