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In 'Happy Ending' for Family, Marine's Medal of Honor Returns Home to Minnesota
The medal was awarded to Maj. Henry Courtney Jr. for his actions on the bloody slopes of Okinawa's Sugar Loaf Hill.
Second Okinawa-Based Airman in Four Days Arrested on Suspicion of Drunk Driving
For the second time in less than a week, a Kadena-based airman has been accused of crashing while under the influence.
Intruder Detonates Gas Canisters near Japanese Office at Okinawa Marine Base
The incident happened at about 6 p.m. Sunday at Camp Foster's Okinawa Defense Bureau office, a bureau spokesman said.
Disgraced US Air Force Officers Were Set Up, Uncovered Stasi Documents Reveal
Recently discovered documents from the archives of the Stasi prove Bill Burhans' and James Tonge's version of events.
Family Fights to Display Medal of Honor in Marine Legend's Hometown
On the night of May 14, 1945, Marine Maj. Henry Courtney Jr. led a daring assault on Okinawa's Sugar Loaf Hill.
Okinawa-Based Marine Sentenced to Six Years for Sexual Assault, Harassment
Cpl. Jose Araujo Jr., was found guilty at a general court-martial of sexually assaulting a female Marine.
Okinawa-Based Marine Faces Multiple Sexual-Assault Charges in April Incident
Sgt. Morgan Bergdahl faces eight charges of sexual assault and abusive sexual contact in the incident.
Grandson's Book Offers Warts-and-All View of WWII Medal of Honor Marine
Marine 1st Lt. Alexander "Sandy" Bonnyman Jr. led a desperate assault to take a massive, sand-covered bunker at Tarawa.
Gold Star Mom Brings 'Hero' Marine Son Back to Life With Book
Marine Gunnery Sgt. Daniel Price's mother, Ruth, penned "No Stray Bullets" about her remarkable son's short life.
Okinawa-Based Marine Helicopter Makes 'Precautionary Landing' in Nagasaki
No injuries were reported after an Okinawa-based U.S. helicopter made a "precautionary landing" Saturday at Nagasaki Airport.
US Military Braces as Typhoon Mangkhut Bears Down on Guam
Power outages were being reported on Guam by Monday afternoon as the island braced for a near-direct hit from a typhoon.
Disoriented Man Causes 'Security Incident' at Base Gate on Okinawa
The incident prompted emergency services and local authorities to the scene, and the gate was closed for a short time.
Marine Veteran Arrested in Machete Killing in Taiwan Left Service as a Private
Ewart Odane Bent was taken into custody Aug. 24 by Taiwanese police in the killing of Canadian Ramgahan Sanjay Ryan.
Car Crash Takes the Life of Newly Promoted Okinawa-Based Marine
Sgt. Isaiah Bernstein, 21, of Charlottesville, Va., was killed in the early morning hours of Aug. 12 outside Parker, Arizona.
Bill Seeks Combat Pay for Korean War POWs
A bill aims to pay back the men who endured starvation, disease and the summary executions of fellow countrymen.
Most Popular Military News
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.
Thunder's End: Rolling Thunder to Mark Final Memorial Day Event This Weekend
This year's annual Rolling Thunder veterans tribute will be the last.
VA Ready to Roll Out Mission Act Program on June 6 But Expect Glitches: Officials
Officials say the benefits of a system giving veterans more say in their own health care outweigh any drawbacks.
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.
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Pence Praises West Point Grads' Diversity, Touts Trump's Military Investment
The class was said to be the most diverse ever at the military academy in terms of both ethnicity and gender.
Soldier Seen Placing Flag at Tomb of Unknown Soldier During Torrential Rain
For the select few who saw this moment, it was jaw-dropping.
Army Taps Five Firms to Study How to Mount 30mm Cannons on Strykers
The U.S. Army recently selected five defense firms to participate in a design study for mounting a 30mm cannon on a Stryker.
WWII Researcher: Sea Wreck Must Be Plane of US MIA Pilot
It is the only American aircraft lost at that precise spot.
Navy: Sailor Contacted Russians, Pleads Guilty to Espionage
According to Navy court documents, Kellogg, 26, was in contact with Sevmash, Russia's largest shipbuilding enterprise.
Senate Committee's Defense Spending Plan Includes More Money for Amphibs
The Senate Armed Services Committee's budget plan would restore some funding for Navy warships that Marines say they need .
Air Force News
Utah-Based F-35A Squadron Deploys to US Base in Italy
Hill AFB officials said the squadron will participate in exercises and conduct training with other Europe-based aircraft.
More US Troops Are Deploying to the Middle East to Counter Iran
Shanahan announced the move Friday to "safeguard U.S. forces given the ongoing threat posed by Iranian forces."
Air Force Agrees to Reimburse West Virginia City for Chemical Cleanup
The Air Force has agreed to reimburse $4.9 million to the city of Martinsburg, West Virginia.
Marine Corps News
Russian Court Extends Arrest for Marine Veteran Accused of Spying
A Russian court on Friday extended the arrest for Paul Whelan, who complained in court about abuse in custody.
10-Day Tribute Run at Fort Gordon Honoring Fallen Marines, Sailors Concludes
During the closing ceremony, 1,500 dog tags that service members ran with hung on a cross.
Coast Guard News
Purple Hearts Finally Awarded to Coast Guard Crew Killed in World War I
The cutter Tampa was sunk by a U-boat torpedo in 1918, killing all 131 aboard.
Fleet Week Brings Navy, Marines and Coast Guard to New York
Nearly 3,000 members of the Navy, Marines and Coast Guard are expected in the city as part of the week-long affair.
Bolton: Coast Guard to Help Reassert US Leadership in Arctic
Bolton said the Coast Guard also will play an important role as the administration pressures Cuba, Venezuela and Nicaragua.