Army Stresses Vaccinations After Soldier Treated for Mumps in Germany
Army officials believe the service member contracted the virus before he left Italy and brought it with him to Germany.
On Bases in Germany, Air Conditioning a Rare Luxury as Temperatures Near 100 Degrees
The military in Germany is sweatier than ever as record high temperatures bake base offices and homes.
2nd Cavalry Gives Germany-Based Squadrons Days Off for Not Drinking and Driving
The rewards are part of the regiment's No DUI campaign, which was launched after a rash of alcohol-related incidents.
Soldier's Graphic Novel to Become Netflix Original Starring Peter Dinklage
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Army Unit in Europe Rescinds Unusually Specific Order Banning Sex, Cuddling
The memorandum, an image of which circulated after it was shared by a popular website, had been issued Dec. 17.
The Airman in Black: When Johnny Cash Was Stationed in Germany
The 19-year-old airman -- and future music legend -- bought his first guitar while stationed in Landsberg, Germany.
Marines Looking for 38,500 New Recruits to Fill Gap in Ranks
Marine recruiters are confident they can pick up their pace and meet the higher demand for new recruits.
Iceland Bars Run Out of Beer Supplying Thirsty US Sailors, Marines
Several bars in Reykjavik were drunk dry by U.S. sailors and Marines in Iceland participating in NATO's Trident Juncture.
Al Matthews, Marine Veteran Who Played Apone in 'Aliens,' Dies at 75
In his most famous scene, he bites down on his cigar as he awakes from hypersleep and starts barking orders to his Marines.
Latest Apache Helicopters Arrive with 1st Air Cavalry in Europe
Apache helicopters have arrived as the 1st Air Cavalry Brigade takes over the U.S. military in Europe's rotational air missio...
Robots Replace Soldiers in First Breaching Exercise of its Kind
The Robotic Complex Breach Concept shows how remote-controlled vehicles can perform tasks usually carried out by soldiers.
US, Allies Conduct Biggest Artillery Event in Europe Since Cold War
3,700 soldiers from 26 nations are participating in Dynamic Front 18, three times as many as last year.
Defense Travel System Data Breach Leaves Thousands Open to ID Theft
The information of thousands of Marine reservists and others was sent in an unencrypted email to the wrong distribution list.
Elimination of Infantry Assault Specialty Irks Some Marines
Marine Corps Commandant Neller announced the cancellation of the military occupational specialty last week.
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AFSOC's 'Ultimate Battle Plane' Now Operating in Afghanistan
The new AC-130J "Ghostrider" gunship has begun combat missions in Afghanistan.
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.
Support for Repeal of 'Widow's Tax' Higher than Ever, Military Coalition Tells Congress
Veterans and military groups are pushing for change in the upcoming defense bill.
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.
The Air Force Just Dropped 80,000 Pounds of Bombs on Island 'Infested' with ISIS Fighters
The U.S.-led international coalition said it targeted ISIS militants on the island, located in the Salah ad Din Province.
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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.
Cybercriminals Target Military Online to Set Up Imposter 'Romance Scams'
For Staff Sgt. Sherri Vlastuin, Instagram popularity came quickly -- and at a price.
Army Surpasses Recruiting Goal, Attracts More Women to Sign Up
U.S. Army leaders declared victory Tuesday over the service's recruiting crisis.
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.
UFO Videos Are Footage of Real 'Unidentified' Objects, US Navy Acknowledges
The first video of the unidentified object was taken on Nov. 14, 2004.
The Navy Is Creating a New Senior Leader Position to Attack Maintenance Backlog
The service is creating a new deputy assistant Navy secretary for sustainment position on Oct. 1.
Air Force News
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.
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.
Air Force Wing Ready for Disaster Response Worldwide 'Anytime, Anywhere'
The 621st Contingency Response Wing has the mission to set up or restore airfields in disaster response.
Marine Corps News
Corpsmen May Need Skills to Keep Patients Alive Well Past 'Golden Hour' in Future Fights
Officials with North American Rescue, which creates the lifelike TOMManikin, are pushing new tools for training medics.
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.
Marines Near Deal to Test 'Transformers'-Like Exoskeleton Prototype
Marines who spend much of their day lifting hefty ammunition or moving pallets full of gear could soon get a helping hand.
Coast Guard News
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.
Cruise Ship Carrying Sightseers Collides with World War II Destroyer Floating Museum
Guests on a sightseeing tour got to see what happens when a cruise ship collides with another boat, the USS Slater.