Afghan Official: Taliban Attacks Kill 24 Police in 2 Days
An Afghan official said that the Taliban are now in control of 60 percent of Helmand province, after about six months of figh...
Afghan Police Refuse to Fight Taliban in Southern District
Afghan police are refusing to return to the streets of a volatile southern district under Taliban attack, claiming that promi...
Afghan Official: Taliban Overrun District in Helmand
Taliban gunmen have overrun a strategic district in the southern province of Helmand, delivering a serious blow to government...
Afghan Official: Taliban Launch Attack on Kandahar Airport
An Afghan official says the Taliban have launched an attack at the airport in the southern city of Kandahar, where clashes ar...
Afghan Official Claims Splinter Taliban Group Leader Killed
A senior figure of a breakaway Taliban faction has been killed in battle between rival insurgent groups in Afghanistan, an Af...
Afghan Officials: 11 Police, Army Dead in Taliban Attack
At least 11 members of Afghanistan's security forces have been killed in a Taliban assault on government buildings in a distr...
Afghanistan Arrests 2 Soldiers After Fatal Army Attack on Wedding
Two Afghan soldiers have been arrested in connection with the deaths of 28 people killed by artillery fired from military che...
7 Afghan Police Killed in Insider Attack
Two recently rehired Afghan police opened fire on their commander at a checkpoint in a remote district in the country's south...
Fiery Afghan Bus Crash Kills 45, Taliban Blamed
A bus collided on Friday with the wreckage of a truck that had been attacked by Taliban insurgents in southern Afghanistan, k...
Afghan Official: Suicide Car Bomber Kills 14 in Helmand City
A car bombing killed 14 people as the Taliban launched a large-scale attack Monday on the capital in southern Helmand provinc...
Taliban Push into Provincial Capital in Southern Afghanistan
The Taliban pushed into the capital of Afghanistan's southern Uruzgan province on Thursday.
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US Southern Command Head Focused on 'Day After' in Venezuela
Navy Adm. Craig Faller warned Monday against Venezuela's "formidable weapon system."
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Naval Academy Professor Returns, But Not to Class
As a civilian tenured English professor, Fleming believes he has made important contributions to the U.S. Naval Academy.
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US Conducts 1st Ground-Launched Cruise Missile Test After INF Treaty Pullout
The Pentagon says it has successfully tested a new ground-launched cruise missile.
'We Are Dropping Like Flies.' Ex-Fighter Pilots Push for Earlier Cancer Screenings
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Marine Corps News
Troops Who Deployed to the US-Mexico Border Are Getting a Medal
The award is designated for troops who "encounter no foreign armed opposition or imminent hostile action."
Marine Faces Military Hearing over Firearms Allegations
A preliminary military court hearing at Marine Corps Base Hawaii is scheduled for Wednesday.
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Coast Guardsman Charged with Domestic Battery
A member of the U.S. Coast Guard is charged with assaulting his wife, according to a report.
Coast Guard Academy Professors Help in Battle Against Drugs
Two professors at the Coast Guard Academy played a pivotal role in a federal drug trafficking case out of Florida.
US Coast Guard Looking for Missing Boaters off Florida Coast
The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for two missing boaters who left from a ramp at Port Canaveral, Florida on Friday.