As He Exits, Hagel Warns of Limits to Military Power
SecDef Chuck Hagel warns that Americans should avoid believing that force alone can transform conflict-riven societies.
Ferguson Violence Continues; Guard Role Limited
Police arrested 31 people in Ferguson, Mo., after coming under "heavy gunfire" overnight, as the deployment of National Guard...
Boats for Landlocked Afghanistan Sit in Warehouse
Eight patrol boats purchased for the Afghan government four years ago are marooned in a warehouse in Virginia, according to t...
Drone Pilots, Cyber Warriors May Also Get Medals
During an upcoming review, DoD will reconsider the sensitive issue of drone operators and cyber warriors getting medals for t...
US Gives 250 MRAPs to Iraqi Forces, Kurds for IS Fight
The U.S. government has donated 250 mine-resistant, ambush-protected vehicles to Iraqi security forces to protect them from t...
Army, AF, and Navy Relax Rules About Hairstyles
The Army, Navy and Air Force changed their policies Monday to allow female servicemembers to sport previously banned hairstyl...
Russian Bombers Fly Within 50 Miles of California
Russian bombers flew close to Alaska and California this week, prompting the U.S. Air Force to scramble fighter aircraft, acc...
Watchdog: US May Be Paying 'Ghost' Afghan Police
US taxpayers may be victims of a 'ghost worker' scheme in Afghanistan, according to the Office of the Special Inspector Gener...
HASC Chief: Obama Ignoring Troops in Afghanistan
The chairman of the House Armed Services Committee says President Obama is ignoring troops deployed to Afghanistan.
Air Force Nuclear Personnel to Get Bump in Pay
Missileers and some enlisted airmen will soon see a boost in their paychecks, Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James an...
Marine Corps Seeks Input on Female Hairstyles
Following a directive by the secretary of defense, the Marine Corps is reconsidering its female hairstyle regulations and wan...
Air Force Wants Four-Star Nuke Commander
The Air Force wants to upgrade Global Strike Command from a three-star to a four-star billet and add 1,100 people to the orga...
Air Force Leaders Detail Force Cuts
Air Force leaders detailed future force cuts after coming under attack from conservative lawmakers at a budget hearing.
Chinese Warship Nearly Collided With USS Cowpens
On Dec. 5, a Chinese warship nearly collided with a U.S. Navy guided missile cruiser, according to U.S. Pacific Fleet.
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Sailors Created 'Rape List' Aboard Navy's 2nd Sub to Integrate Women
The Florida, homeported in Kings Bay, Georgia, was the second submarine to integrate enlisted women.
Police Officer Killed in Line of Duty Was Father of 4 and Army Veteran
Kelvin Ansari left behind a wife and four children ranging in ages from 5 to 25. He had served 21 years in the Army.
Couple Left Veteran, 82, Suicidal After Emptying his Bank Account, Police Say
The couple allegedly spent more than $500 of the money on drugs daily.
Trump Warns Iran Not to Threaten US or It Will Face 'End'
Trump's tweet comes after he seemingly sought to soften his tone on Iran following days of heightened tension.
Here's the Real Story Behind the 'Painted Rocks' at Army's NTC
For nearly four decades, combat units have painted their insignias on boulders near the road into Fort Irwin.
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FN's Fire Control System May Offer Glimpse at Army's Next-Gen Weapon Tech
The FN Mk3 Fire Control Unit is designed to give operators a sighting and aiming solution for 40mm grenade launchers.
In a First, US Brigadier General Named Deputy Commander of French Armored Unit
Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley announced the assignment following the approval of the exchange last month.
Injured Soldiers May Not Have to Take the Army's New Fitness Test
Soldiers with permanent profiles who are unable to complete the new ACFT may be allowed to take an alternate fitness test.
Naval Academy Class of 2022 Ends Herndon Climb with a Couple of Hat Tosses
Naval Academy midshipmen clocked their climb at the Herndon Monument at 1 hour and 5 minutes.
Navy to Change Pilot Call Sign Protocol After Minority Aviators Report Bias
The head of naval aviation has directed the creation of a new process for approving and reviewing pilots' call signs.
Supreme Court Denies Military Medical Malpractice Case Petition
But while the court rejected Daniel v. the United States, Justices Ginsburg and Thomas came together to press the issue.
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Trump Taps Former Diplomat as Next Air Force Secretary
Barbara Barrett, a former diplomat and businesswoman, is the president's pick to be the service's 25th secretary.
Army, Air Force Announce Professional Licensing Fee Reimbursement for Spouses
The benefit was included in the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act. Reimbursements will be backdated to Dec. 12, 2017.
Air Force Wants Both F-35 and F-15EX. But if Forced to Choose, It's No Contest: SecAF
The only factor that would stifle the F-15EX fleet would be another bad budget situation, said Air Force Secretary Wilson.
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Marine Pilot Released from Hospital After Ejecting from Harrier
The Marine Corps pilot who ejected from his jump jet before it crashed in North Carolina was released with no injuries.
Marine Harrier Crashes in North Carolina, Pilot Ejects
A Harrier jump jet crashed on Monday near Havelock, North Carolina, near Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point.
Trump Reportedly Preparing Pardons for SEAL, Green Beret Accused of Crimes
President Donald Trump could issue the pardons on Memorial Day, the New York Times is reporting.
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Graduating Coast Guard Academy Cadets' Leadership Led to Changes Big and Small
The Class of 2019 graduates from the academy Wednesday. National Security Adviser John Bolton is the keynote speaker.
Work Underway on British Tanker Sunk by U-Boat off NY in WWII
A team has been at the site of the tanker since April 29 and has pumped more than 62,000 gallons of oil since May 11.
Alaska Man Given Coast Guard Medal Years After Girl's Rescue
An Alaska man has received the U.S. Coast Guard's second-highest civilian honor for saving a girl from drowning.