China Lands Spacecraft on 'Dark' Side of Moon in World First
The landing highlights China's growing ambitions to rival the U.S., Russia and Europe in space.
US Navy Dedicates Japan-Based Destroyer to Sen. John McCain
Not just one, not just two, but three generations of McCains are now honored on a U.S. Navy ship in the Pacific.
US, Japanese Agree to Continue Joint Military Exercises
Longstanding sensitivities over the presence of American troops in Japan also came up during Mattis' visit.
Navy Recovers 8 Personnel from C-2 Crash off Japan, 3 Still Missing
Eight people were rescued and three remained missing after a U.S. Navy plane crashed into the western Pacific Ocean.
Ship with Sailors Rescued at Sea Reaches US Base in Okinawa
Two women from Hawaii who were adrift on a storm-battered sailboat in the Pacific for months set foot on solid ground Monday.
Navy Dismisses 7th Fleet Commander After Warship Accidents
The commander of the Navy's Asia-based 7th Fleet was dismissed Wednesday after a series of warship accidents.
Shinzo Abe to Become First Japanese Leader to Visit Pearl Harbor
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit Pearl Harbor with U.S. President Barack Obama at the end of this month.
Wikileaks Says US Spied on Japanese Government, Companies
The WikiLeaks website published documents Friday that it said shows the U.S. government spied on Japanese officials and compa...
Poll: Americans Divided Over Japan's Military Role in Asia
Seventy years after the U.S. defeated Japan in World War II, Americans are divided over Japan playing a more active military...
Nintendo Reports Loss as Wii U Sales Languish
Nintendo sank to a loss in the latest quarter as sales of Wii U game consoles continue to be eroded by a shift to gaming on s...
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The 2020 military retiree, VA disability and social security pay increase is smaller than the one received in 2019.
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He won’t be attending the traditional wreath-laying ceremonies at Arlington Cemetery.
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How will veterans and caregivers get access to base to shop? No one can say.
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He had previously completed deployments to Africa and Afghanistan.
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A New York lawmaker wants Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy to explain the service's decision to allow recruiters to use TikTok.
US Soldier Dies, Two Others Injured when Armored Vehicle Overturns During Training in South Korea
Spc. Nicholas C. Panipinto, 20, of Bradenton, Fla., died Wednesday from injuries sustained in the rollover at Camp Humphreys.
President Trump Honors Army POW Who Defied Nazi Demand to ID Jewish Troops
President Donald Trump honored the WWII heroism of Army Master Sgt. Roddie Edmonds.
Navy Vets Could Face Off for Virginia Congressional Seat
If Ben Loyola wins the Republican nomination, he'll likely be running against U.S. Rep. Elaine Luria.
Future Navy Carrier JFK Treats First Patient at Medical
More than 100 sailors have officially checked into the command with more expected.
Air Force News
Plans for Pentagon's Future Flying Bomb Truck Begin to Take Shape
DoD officials may select a bomber already in the Air Force's inventory to become its munitions-packed "arsenal plane."
Disappearing Phantom: Iconic Jet Nears End of Service
Only a few dozen Phantoms remain in active service around the world out of 5,195 built during a 20-year production run.
Veterans Struggle to Find the Right Fit in a Tight Job Market
Veterans say it isn't easy to find the right fit in this job market.
Marine Corps News
Expert Says Marine Veteran Sought Help from VA Days Before Killing 2 Cops
A clinical neuropsychologist testified the Marine Corps veteran went to the VA several times starting in May 2017.
New Marine Corps PFT Rules Start Soon. Here's Who Will Face Them First
Marines will soon get the option to swap crunches on their physical fitness test with a plank.
After Marine Died on Their Wedding Day, Spouse Pleads for a Proper Goodbye
Marine Master Sgt. Jeffrey Briar died Sept. 22, 2019, shortly after he and Jennifer Crowley were married.
Coast Guard News
Coast Guard Frees an Unsightly Fisher Island Guest -- a Grounded 200-Foot Cargo Vessel
A Panamanian-flagged cargo vessel ran aground just north of Fisher Island.
Woman Accused of Scamming Veteran Continues to Call Him, Loses Jail House Phone Access, Prosecutors Say
A day after her arrest in the violation of the no contact order, Jessica Henry called the Coast Guard veteran from jail.
Coast Guard Suspends Search for Airman who Fell from Plane over Gulf of Mexico
The Air Force has now taken control of the search as it transitions to a recovery effort.