Retired US General Says Nuclear Launch Order Can Be Refused
A retired Air Force general told the Senate that an order from President Trump to launch nuclear weapons can be refused.
Senate Votes to Confirm Trump's Pick for Army Secretary
The Senate has confirmed President Donald Trump's choice for Army Secretary.
5 Years Before Massacre, Gunman Promised Not to Hurt Anyone: Air Force
Devin Patrick Kelley killed more than two dozen people in November 2017 in the worst mass shooting in Texas history.
A Pentagon Budget Like None Before: $700 Billion
DoD budgets have been stretched by rising personnel costs, more expensive technology and two wars.
Biden Consoles Daughter of Ailing Arizona Sen. John McCain
Joe Biden consoled the daughter of ailing Sen. John McCain after she began crying while discussing her father's battle with b...
Army Probes Criticism of Green Beret Training
The Army's Special Warfare Center and School has launched an investigation into an anonymous email.
Report: Sen. Franken Groped Army Veteran During USO Tour
Embattled Minnesota Sen. Al Franken is facing a new allegation of inappropriately touching an Army veteran.
Congress Sends Trump $700 Billion Military Spending Bill
Congress on Thursday sent President Trump a sweeping defense policy bill authorizing a $700 billion budget for the military.
House Votes Overwhelmingly to Pass $700 billion Defense Bill
Once the Senate approves the measure, which is expected , the bill will be sent to President Donald Trump for his signature.
Dems Want Pentagon to Give Breakdown of Trump's Travel Costs
Two House Democrats want to compel the Air Force to detail how much has been spent on trips that President Donald Trump has m...
Senators to Press Tillerson and Mattis on New War Authority
President Donald Trump's national security brain trust faces Congress on the need for a new war authorization.
Navy Says Tight Budget, Stress on Fleet Don't Excuse Crashes
A senior Navy officer said the pace of military operations and a constrained military budget don't excuse warship accidents.
Trump's Plan for Spike in Defense Spending Faces Big Hurdles
Trump faces resistance from fiscal conservatives, who oppose repealing a 2011 law that set firm limits on military spending.
US Official Says Anti-Islamic State Forces Gaining Momentum
The U.S. representative to the anti-Islamic State coalition told Congress on that morale inside the extremist group is plumme...
Officials Say Guantanamo Transfers Have Killed Americans
Americans have been killed by prisoners released from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, a senior DoD official told lawmakers.
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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.
Ammo Firm Unveils 6.8mm Cartridge for Army’s Next-Gen Squad Weapon
A Texas-based ammunition company recently unveiled its new 6.8mm cartridge.
Acquitted Navy SEAL Sues Ex-Lawyers, Legal Nonprofit
The lawsuit filed in Texas by Petty Officer 1st Class Edward Gallagher claims his case was not defended properly.
With B-1 Aging and B-21 Still Years Out, Air Force May Soon Have No Go-To Bomber
The U.S. is the only allied country that still flies bombers.
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.
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More than 400 Fort Bragg Soldiers Return After Yearlong Deployment
Cheers, hugs and handshakes filled the pack shed at Fort Bragg's Green Ramp on Sunday.
The Story of Rick Rescorla, Vietnam Vet and 9/11 Hero
The late Army Col. Rick Rescorla acted heroically as a civilian in the south tower of the World Trade Center on Sept. 11.
December Trial for Former Green Beret Accused of Killing Bomb-Maker
A former U.S. Army commando will face a trial in December on allegations that he murdered a bomb-maker in Afghanistan.
Navy 3-Star Says Rust on Ships Is Not Driving Up Maintenance Costs
Retired officers and experts have been sounding off on the state of the Navy's fleet after photos have shown rust buildup.
Anchor Away: USS George Washington Gets a 32-Ton Gift from the Big E
The former USS Enterprise was decommissioned in 2017, yet it will serve the nation for years to come -- piece by piece.
Navy Couple Gets $11.5M Settlement over Guam Hospital Birth
A federal judge approved the monetary settlement to help the parents care for their child, who suffers severe brain damage.
Air Force News
Lockheed, Aerojet Rocketdyne Working on a Mach 5 Cruise Missile
The arms race in hypersonics has become a major concern for the Air Force.
Air Force Ad Campaign Will Leverage Space Force Buzz to Drive Recruitment
The Air Force is already crafting a marketing campaign that leverages space to boost recruiting.
Air Force Names New Trainer Jet the T-7A Red Hawk in Honor of Tuskegee Airmen
The U.S. Air Force will call its new trainer the T-7A "Red Hawk."
Marine Corps News
Mental Competency in Question for Man Accused of Gunning Down Navy Corpsman
The deputy DA said the defendant, a former Marine, has a diagnosis of schizophrenia.
Former Camp Pendleton Battalion Commander to Face Domestic Violence Charges
Lt. Col. Francisco Zavala, 43, is accused of assault, destruction of property, and making false official statements.
Man Who Plotted Lubbock Hotel Shooting Upset over Discharge from Military: Documents
He was upset he was considered "defective" by the military when he was discharged for his mental illness, court records show.
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.