Army SpecOps Command Pushes Back Against Alarmist Claims on Exercise
U.S. Army Special Operations Command is pushing back against alarmist claims that an upcoming U.S. military exercise is a pre...
Air Force Pilot Killed in Middle East Crash Identified
A U.S. Air Force pilot taking part in Operation Inherent Resolve was killed when his F-16 Fighting Falcon crashed due to main...
Air Force Looks Ahead to 6th-Generation Fighter
Even before the Air Force's new F-35 "fifth-generation" fighter jet is combat-ready, the service is looking ahead to what com...
Air Force to Make Accelerated Cuts to HQ Staff
The Air Force intends to cut is headquarters staff on a much more aggressive time line than that required by Secretary of Def...
Commander Denies Chaplain's Religious Accommodation Request
The commander of Naval Nuclear Power Training Command has denied a religious accommodation request by a Pentecostal chaplain...
Army's Return to Full-Spectrum Training Hampered by Budget Cuts
After a decade of counterinsurgency, the Army is trying to retrain the force to fight other types of conflicts.
Failing Tuition Aid Students Must Reimburse DoD
If service members in the military’s tuition assistance program don’t complete their courses, they will be required to repay...
DoD Outlines Plans to Help Rescue Nigerian Girls
The Pentagon on Wednesday unveiled its plans to help rescue more than 200 girls who were kidnapped by Islamic militants in Ni...
Pentagon Qualifies Operation Freedom’s Sentinel for GWOT Medals
Operation Freedom’s Sentinel is now a qualifying operation for award of the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal and G...
US Accelerating Mission to Train Iraqi Forces in Anbar, Hagel Says
The U.S. has already sent special operations forces into volatile Anbar province to begin training Iraqi troops to fight ISIS...
McDonald Must Clean House at VA, Experts Say
Bob McDonald, President Barack Obama’s pick to head up the troubled Department of Veterans Affairs, needs to clean house.
Marine General Ready for Battle against China
If the Chinese invaded the Senkaku Islands, U.S. Marines in the Pacific could recapture them, the commander of Marines in Ja...
AF Will Take Action Over POW/MIA Emblem Photo
The Air Force is "disappointed" in the airman who appeared in a photo posing with the iconic black-and-white POW/MIA emblem.
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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.
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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
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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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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.