'Nuts!' US Troops Thwarted Hitler's Last Gamble 75 Years Ago
The battle gained fame not so much for tactics as for the resilience of small units hampered by poor communications.
Re-Enactors All Have Their Reason to Mark D-Day
The 75th anniversary on Thursday of the D-Day landings in Normandy saw thousands turn up for the commemorations in World War...
Chasing Demons: 75 Years On, D-Day Haunts, Drives its Vets
They are back, some for the first time since war stole their innocence 75 years ago on Normandy's D-Day beaches.
World Leaders Gather in Paris a Century After World War I Armistice
Over 60 heads of state and government are taking part in a solemn ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Paris.
Right Up to Armistice Day, US Clout in WWI Kept Increasing
U.S. troops would push forward on several fronts in France until the minute a cease-fire took effect at 11 a.m. on Nov. 11.
Watchdog Gets Authority to Assign Blame in Chemical Attacks
Member nations of the global chemical weapons watchdog voted to give the organization the authority to apportion blame.
France, Belgium Seek UNESCO Recognition for WWI Memorials
More than 2 million men are buried in military cemeteries that stretch from the Belgian coast to the Swiss border.
Belgium Premier's Residence, Office Found on Bomber's Laptop
A laptop used by one of the Brussels bombers contained images of the Belgian prime minister's home and office, an official sa...
World War I and the Poppies of Flanders Fields
Crimson poppies still dance in the breeze as if nothing horrific happened in Flanders Fields.
Obama Honors American WWI Dead at Flanders Field
On Wednesday, President Barack Obama will honor the Americans who died in an epic struggle so horrific that it came simply to...
Ukraine Crisis Gives NATO Alliance New Purpose
The crisis around Ukraine "is providential from the point of view of NATO," said Nick Witney of the European Council on Forei...
NATO Warns EU Leaders on Defense Cooperation
NATO called on European Union leaders Thursday to work on improving their defense cooperation in the face of dwindling milita...
Hollywood-Style Sting Nabs Alleged Pirate Kingpin
The alleged pirate kingpin thought he was going work in the movies. Instead he landed in jail.
Most Popular Military News
The First Woman Has Made it Through SEAL Officer Screening
The Navy marked a first earlier this year when a woman completed Navy SEAL officer assessment and selection
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.
New Photos Show Destruction from Taliban Attack on Bagram Air Base
The photos showed airmen cleaning up and disposing of broken metal and ceiling tiles and attempting to salvage the structure.
'Millions' Stolen in Decade-Long Buying Fraud at Florida VA Hospitals, Officials Say
Suspects allegedly defrauded the VA by letting vendors charge inflated prices for products.
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.
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Three days until Navy beats Army!
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Vietnam Vet's Widow Reimbursed for 12 Years of Prescriptions
The Army veteran’s widow had taken out a loan to pay the $10,630 bill from the Naval Hospital Beaufort.
Navy Commander: Motive Unknown for Pearl Harbor Shooting
Shipyard commander Capt. Greg Burton said there is no information to indicate the sailor knew any of the victims.
Navy EOD Commander Sacked Over Loss of Confidence
Cmdr. Sean Kido was removed from his job as commanding officer of Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit Eleven on Thursday.
Air Force News
Pentagon Personnel Chief is Latest DoD Leader to Resign
Defense Secretary Mark Esper announced in a statement Friday that James 'Jimmy' Stewart had stepped down.
The Air Force Just Flew a Surveillance Drone for 2 Days Straight
The Air Force just flew an unmanned aircraft for two days, demonstrating the drone's ability to take off and land by itself.
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...
Marine Corps News
Marines’ Obsession with Pull-Ups May Be Hurting the Corps, Study Finds
Participants in a study on Marine Corps culture were often focused on pull-ups as a best measure of a person's value and wort...
Marines Overhaul Rifle Qualification to Feature Moving Targets, Night Fire
By 2021 Marines could start going through an Annual Rifle Qualification that requires shooters to engage realistic targets.
Coast Guard News
Coast Guard Starts Ice-Breaking Work in Western Great Lakes
Officials said they have started what they call “Operation Taconite” in Lake Superior and Lake Michigan.
Overturned Ship's Fuel Tanks Drained of 320,000 Gallons
The Coast Guard said in November that the job could take another year.
Congress Criticizes How Coast Guard Investigates Harassment Claims
The report also found Coast Guard leaders didn't hold officials accountable for deficient investigations.