Lawmaker on Key Military Committees Under Investigation
The Justice Department is investigating California Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter for possible campaign finance violations.
AP FACT CHECK Benghazi Movie Misstates Some Facts
Some incidents in Michael's Bay's movie don't match the 2014 Benghazi report by the House Intelligence Committee.
VA Says Patient Access to Medical Care Improving
The VA says it has reached out to nearly 140,000 veterans in the past two months to get them off waiting lists and into clini...
McConnell Rejects Calls for Select Panel on Russian Meddling
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is rejecting calls for a special committee to probe Russian interference in the electi...
2 VA Officials Demoted Amid Job-Manipulation Allegations
Two high-ranking VA officials were demoted after allegations that they manipulated the agency's hiring system for their own g...
VA Secretary Nominee Not a Health Care Expert
A onetime Army Ranger and former CEO of a Fortune 500 consumer products company, Robert McDonald may face his toughest challe...
McCain Blasts Navy Warships in Report on Pentagon Waste
The chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee is blasting the Navy's expensive new warships.
House Backs Bill to Help Vets Who've Suffered Sexual Assault
Veterans who suffered sexual assault or other sexual abuse while in uniform would get help more easily from the VA under a bi...
Obama and Congress Move to Address VA Firestorm
President Obama and Congress are moving quickly to respond to a growing political firestorm over VA patient care allegations.
Congress Backs Bill Requiring Timely Answers at VA Hotline
The Department of Veterans Affairs would have to ensure that all calls received by a hotline are answered in a timely manner.
Senate Republicans Call for VA Secretary to Resign
Three Senate Republicans called Tuesday for Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki to resign, following allegations of corr...
WHY IT MATTERS: Veterans
Veterans are a politically consequential group. Nearly 70 percent voted in the 2012 presidential election.
Pentagon, Lawmakers Mark Vietnam War at Capitol Ceremony
Defense Secretary Ash Carter and congressional leaders thanked Vietnam War veterans for their service at a Capitol ceremony.
Obama Signs $633B Defense Bill
President Obama signed the defense bill despite concerns about limits imposed on his handling of terror suspects.
Official: One-Third of Calls to VA Suicide Hotline Roll Over
More than one-third of calls to a suicide hotline for troubled veterans are allegedly not being answered by front-line staffe...
Most Popular Military News
Navy Authorizes Two-Piece Swimsuits, Gold Star Lapel Button
The Navy has authorized a range of new clothing items, including two-piece swimsuits for male and female sailors.
Marines, Sailors Line Road to Salute Family of Officer Killed in Pensacola Shootings
Hundreds of sailors and Marines stood in long lines at Naval Air Station Pensacola, Florida, in a silent and moving tribute.
Congress Has Released Its $738 Billion Defense Budget. Here's What's Inside
The military keeps its 3.1% pay raise in the final version of the bill.
Army Officer Pardoned by Trump After Murder Conviction Says He Can't Even Get a Job at Walmart
Army 1st Lt. Clint Lorance was sentenced to 19 years in military prison after he was found guilty of second-degree murder.
DoD Releases Plan to Allow Personnel to Carry Firearms on Base
The DoD recently released guidance that allows U.S. military personnel to carry privately owned, concealed firearms on base.
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Soldier to Face Court-Martial in Fatal Crash at West Point
The rollover killed 22-year-old Christopher J. Morgan and injured 19 of his fellow cadets.
Army 3-Star General Loses Rank After War College Plagiarism Revealed
An Army deputy chief of staff has been retired at a lower rank after an investigation found he had plagiarized.
Trump's Pardons Won't Lead to Troops 'Raping, Burning and Pillaging,' Milley Says
Trump's decision to intervene in the cases has been met with outcry from some who say the move invites more bad behavior.
Navy Football Team Captain to Wear Uniform Patch Honoring Pensacola Victims
A Midshipmen football captain will pay homage to three naval aviation trainees killed in an attack on their base last week.
Navy Patrol Aircraft Joins Search for Missing Chilean Military Plane with 38 Aboard
The request came from the Chilean government after the country's air force lost contact with a C-130 over the Drake Passage.
No Injuries after Brief Lockdown at Naval Air Station Corpus Christi
The lockdown came after shootings last week at a naval air station in Florida and at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii.
Air Force News
Does NORAD Really Track Santa?
Tracking Santa on his trek across the world has been a holiday tradition for many American families for decades, but did you...
The Pentagon Isn't Sure What to Do with Turkey’s Undelivered F-35s
Lawmakers will not allow the F-35As once destined for Turkey to be transferred unless that country gets rid of its S-400s.
Here's How US Space Force Will Be Built
Congress has moved forward with a proposal to place the Space Force under the Department of the Air Force.
Marine Corps News
The Marines and Army Are Developing Longer-Range Rockets. Congress Wants Details
Lawmakers want to know more about what the Pentagon is doing to enhance the U.S. military's long-range artillery.
Congress Wants a Full Report on What Marines Are Doing in the Pacific
The Marine Corps is undergoing big shifts as it sets its sights on China as a potential adversary.
Sergeants to Man Keyboards as Cyberattack Threat Looms over Election
Senior military enlisted officials said the Pentagon's cyber force is preparing to defend the 2020 presidential elections.
Coast Guard News
Congress Criticizes How Coast Guard Investigates Harassment Claims
The report also found Coast Guard leaders didn't hold officials accountable for deficient investigations.
Coast Guard Admiral Criticized Ahead of Hearing on Harassment at Academy
Vice Admiral Michael McAllister will testify on behalf of the Coast Guard.
Coast Guard Seizes 9,300 Pounds of Cocaine During Recent Patrol
The drugs seized are valued at $165 million.