Lolita C. Baldor, Robert Burns
How the US Mission in Syria has Evolved And Could Expand
The mission now includes hundreds of American troops on the ground and coordination with a hodgepodge of allies and rivals.
New Anti-ISIS Strategy May Mean Deeper US Involvement in Syria
A new strategy to meet President Trump's demand to "obliterate" ISIS is likely to deepen U.S. military involvement in Syria.
Halt to Strike That Likely Hit Syrian Troops Delayed: Centcom
Col. John Thomas says stopping the airstrike was initially delayed because the first call from the Russian military was crypt...
US Fighting in Syrian City Yields Trove of ISIS Intelligence
The U.S. is exploiting an enormous amount of digital information about the Islamic State obtained by Syrian rebels fighting f...
Official: US Moving to Expand Airstrikes in Afghanistan
The U.S. is close to a decision to expand the military's authority to conduct airstrikes against the Taliban in Afghanistan.
US Marines Deploy to Northern Iraq to Provide Protection
The U.S. has set up a small Marine artillery outpost in northern Iraq to protect a nearby Iraqi military base.
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Navy CO Was Fired Over 'Repeated, Vigorous and Obvious False Statements:' Investigation
Vice Adm. Timothy "T.J." White said the commander made "repeated, vigorous and obvious false statements."
Here's Your 2020 Military Retiree, VA and Social Security Pay Bump
The 2020 military retiree, VA disability and social security pay increase is smaller than the one received in 2019.
How Flying Navy Fighters Gave Southwest Pilot Tammie Jo Shults 'Nerves of Steel'
One of the first women to fly the Navy's F/A-18 Hornet in the 1980s, Shults recounts meeting opposition at every turn.
All US Troops Pulling Out of Northern Syria After Turkish Fire on Special Forces
"We have reports already of indiscriminate fire landing near American forces," Defense Secretary Mark Esper said.
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Army Secretary Says It's OK for Soldiers to Sound Off on Syria Withdrawal
The administration's recent move to endorse a Turkish incursion into Syria sparked outrage among some U.S. Special Forces.
Calling All Gamers: The Army's Esports Team is Ready for Its Close-Up
The U.S. Army Esports has become the darling of Army recruiting as the service goes all-in on meeting the youths where they'r...
Army Secretary: Congressional Budget Delays Give Our Enemies the Advantage
The Army's modernization programs are at risk from budget haggling in Congress, Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy said.
He Is the First Vietnamese American Navy Rear Admiral
Huan Nguyen became the first Vietnamese American promoted to the rank of rear admiral during a ceremony at the Navy Memorial...
USS Porter Enters Black Sea as Navy Continues to Boost Patrols in Tense Region
It is the second time in as many months that the Porter has operated in the Black Sea.
Air Force News
Air Force Want to Make its Moves More Stealthy By Hiding in Plain Sight
Executing that strategy could be as simple as sending a C-5 Supergalaxy instead of a C-17 on a cargo mission.
Valkyrie Drone Damaged During Air Force Flight Test
The drone is part of the Air Force’s Low-Cost Attritable Strike Demonstration program.
Marine Corps News
7-Ton Crash that Sent 30 Marines to Hospital Was Unit's 2nd Major Training Accident
The injured Marines were members of the New York-based Charlie Company, 1st Battalion, 25th Marines, according to sources.
Hearing Set to Consider DNA Testing in Case of Man Executed for Killing Marine
If the petition is granted, it would be the first time DNA evidence was used to clear someone already executed.
Coast Guard News
McAleenan, Acting Homeland Security Secretary, Stepping Down
Trump tweeted that McAleenan was leaving to spend more time with his family and go to the private sector.
Hoax Maydays Cost Coast Guard, Endanger Lives
Chief Warrant Officer John Roberts said fabricated distress calls waste valuable search-and-rescue resources.
US Attorney: Man Convicted in Alaska Coast Guard Killings
A jury has convicted a former U.S. Coast Guard civilian technician of murder and weapons charges.