Energy Executive Pushed by Perry Padded His Military Record
Robert Joseph Bensh claimed to have been a member of the U.S. military's most elite combat units.
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
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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.
US Officials Say Confrontation with North Korea Not Imminent
Senior U.S. national security officials said Sunday that a military confrontation with North Korea's is not imminent.
Top US Intelligence Officials to Testify on Russian Hacking
Senior U.S. intelligence officials face questions about Russia's alleged hacking efforts at a Senate hearing.
Senate Rejects Effort to Increase Defense by $18 Billion
The Senate on Thursday shot down a bid to increase the Pentagon's budget by nearly $18 billion to pay for more weapons and tr...
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National Guard General Won’t Oust Whistleblower Until Probe Ends
Master Sgt. Jay Ellis triggered two federal investigations into sexual assault in his unit.
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The proposal comes amid statewide concern over rising sea levels and eroding beaches.
Marine Veteran Imprisoned in Iran Sues US for Withholding Victim Funds
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Ruling Threatens Smuggling Cases Against Camp Pendleton Marines
Marine Corps prosecutors were scrambling Tuesday to save numerous cases tied to a human smuggling investigation.
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Coast Guardsman Charged with Murder Released from Brig amid Change in Charges
Seaman Ethan W. Tucker was arrested August 28 after a Coast Guard investigation into the death of Seaman Ethan Kelch.
Coast Guard Moves Alabama Training After Swimmers Fall Ill
News outlets report training has been moved from Mobile Bay to the Gulf of Mexico.
Coast Guard Seizes Shocking $69 Million Worth of Cocaine from Drug-Running Sub
Video shows the crew of the Cutter Harriet Lane removing 5,000 pounds of cocaine from the semi-submersible vessel.