Edward Snowden Book 'Permanent Record' Coming Out Sept. 17
Snowden will describe his role in the accumulation of metadata and the "crisis of conscience" that led him to steal a trove o...
WWII Vet, Rock and Roll Pioneer Dave Bartholomew Dies at 100
Bartholomew developed his writing and arranging skills while serving with the 196th Army Ground Forces Band during World War...
Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis Has Book Coming This Summer
"Call Sign Chaos" should be far different in tone from such scathing best-sellers as James Comey's "A Higher Loyalty."
WWII Vet Herman Wouk, Author of 'Caine Mutiny' and 'Winds of War,' Dies at 103
After the bombing of Pearl Harbor Wouk enlisted in the Navy and served as an officer in the Pacific.
David McCullough's Uncanny Journey to Ohio's Historical Past
"The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West" is the historian's latest book.
WWII Vet David Brion Davis, Scholar of Slavery, Dead at 92
Davis learned of the "appalling racism of the Jim Crow South" while training for combat in World War II.
Former UN Ambassador Nikki Haley Has Book Coming in the Fall
The memoir will offer "deeply personal" insights and the "challenges" she faced as a woman during her time in government.
Charles McCarry, Prescient Spy Novelist, Dead at 88
McCarry foresaw passenger jets as terrorist weapons in "The Better Angels" and devised a compelling theory for JFK's assassin...
WWII Vet J.D. Salinger's Unpublished Work Will Be Released
His son Matt Salinger just confirmed that the author of "The Catcher in the Rye" continued to write decades after he stopped...
Former CIA Head John O. Brennan Writing Memoir, Due in 2020
Brennan will cover his more than 30 years in government under Republican and Democratic presidents.
Hemingway WWII Story From 1956 Published for First Time
"A Room on the Garden Side" takes place in Paris' Ritz hotel, where characters drink wine, quote from Baudelaire and debate "...
Air Force Vet Who Authored 'None Dare Call It Treason' Dies at 90
John A. Stormer's 1964 Cold War tract became a grassroots sensation and a rallying point for the modern conservative movement...
H.R. McMaster Book Scheduled for 2020
The former national security adviser's book "Battlegrounds" will cover his 34-year military career and his time in the Trump...
Wave of Pro-Trump Books Coming in Summer and Fall
In a year dominated by such anti-Trump best-sellers as "Fire and Fury" and "A Higher Loyalty," a conservative counter-wave is...
Navy Veteran Thomas Pynchon Receiving $100,000 Prize From Arts Academy
Thomas Pynchon is receiving a $100,000 prize this spring, but that doesn't mean the U.S. Navy veteran will turn up to accept...
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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.
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.
UFO Videos Are Footage of Real 'Unidentified' Objects, US Navy Acknowledges
The first video of the unidentified object was taken on Nov. 14, 2004.
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.
Special Forces Soldier Identified as Latest Combat Death in Afghanistan
The soldier killed in Afghanistan on Monday has been identified as Army Sgt. 1st Class Jeremy Griffin.
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The 'Hero of Cologne' Receives his Bronze Star 75 Years Late
When 96-year-old Clarence Smoyer came to Washington, he thought he was heading to the Pentagon to sign copies of "Spearhead."
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.
Lasers That Take Out Drones and Small Boats Could Be Mounted On More Navy Ships
Navy warship is getting a laser five times stronger than the one the service has tested in the past.
Navy Considers Opening Parts of Naval Air Station Oceana to Public
The Navy is considering opening parts of Naval Air Station Oceana to the public and leasing the land to private companies.
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.
Air Force News
Dear Air Force: You Are Missing the Point on Suicide Prevention
I took the survey from your Invisible Wound Initiative. When I was done, I was very disappointed in you.
Senator Threatens to Hold Back Air Force Nominee Over Trump Resort Stays
Sen. Richard Blumenthal wants Barbara Barrett to promise to end spending at properties belonging to the "grifter-in-chief."
First National Guard Unit Gets F-35 Joint Strike Fighter
The Vermont Air National Guard is due to take delivery Thursday of the first two of what will become 20 F-35 fighters.
Marine Corps News
Hundreds of Marines Are Headed to Central, South America as Amphib Changes Homeports
Members of the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit will spend October in the U.S. Southern Command area of operations,.
Marines Arm Drone Vehicle with .50-cal Machine Gun for Urban Fight
The Marine Corps is experimenting with new options for its unmanned, squad prototype vehicle.
Marines Test Nonlethal Mortar Round for Crowd Control
They may not be deadly, but some of the nonlethal weapons the Marine Corps is working on look pretty devastating.
Coast Guard News
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.
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.