Pentagon Shifting $1.5 Billion to Border Wall Construction
The Pentagon says it is reallocating $1.5 billion to help pay for construction of 80 miles of wall at the U.S.-Mexican border...
Pentagon Suspends War Remains Effort with North Korea
The Defense POW-MIA Accounting Agency said it has had no communication with North Korean authorities since the Hanoi summit....
US Dispatched Aircraft Carrier to Send Message to Iran
Bolton said the move was in response to "a number of troubling and escalatory indications and warnings."
New US Commander in Europe amid NATO Worries and Tensions
The United States is installing new military leadership in Europe at a moment of heightened worries about Russian aggression.
Acting Defense Secretary Shanahan Cancels Overseas Trip, Cites Venezuela
Shanahan abruptly canceled plans to travel to Europe, citing the crisis in Venezuela and the situation along the border.
US Military Cuts Back on Afghan War Data
The latest clampdown aligns with President Donald Trump's complaint that the U.S. gives away too much war information.
Pentagon May Expand Role of Border Troops, Put Some in Contact With Migrants
The new troops would be in support roles such as driving buses with detained migrants and providing meals to them.
US Halts Recent Practice of Disclosing Nuclear Weapon Total
The decision was revealed in a recent Department of Energy letter to the Federation of American Scientists.
US-Russia Chill Stirs Worry About Stumbling into Conflict
It has the makings of a new Cold War, or worse.
NATO Chief Tells Congress of 'Serious' Alliance Divisions
Jens Stoltenberg acknowledged divisions within the alliance and called for bigger defense budgets to cope with challenges.
2020 Military Budget Focused on China Despite Border Talk
Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan summarized the budget proposal in three words: "China, China, China."
US Plans Tests This Year of Long-Banned Types of Missiles
The INF treaty was an arms control landmark in the final years of the Cold War, but it began unraveling several years ago.
Pentagon Reviewing Elon Musk's Security Clearance
Musk resubmitted his SF-86 security form after he smoked marijuana on a podcast last year.
Shanahan in Delicate Position as Pentagon Awaits SecDef Nomination
In the two months he has led the Pentagon, Shanahan has avoided public missteps while handling politically sensitive issues.
Pentagon Chief: Broader Approach to Border Security Needed
Shanahan said the Pentagon is willing to continue supporting the DHS but wants to see a longer-term solution.
Most Popular Military News
Soldier Killed, 12 Injured in Humvee Rollover at Fort Polk
Staff Sgt. Jacob Hess died in the crash that occurred at Fort Polk during exercises at the Joint Readiness Training Center.
Two Fort Hood Soldiers Arrested in Prostitution Sting
In total, 15 people were arrested and nine women were directed to support services that help victims of human trafficking.
Army Fields Tiny Pocket Drones to Paratroopers at Fort Bragg
Equipment officials recently fielded the Army's first pocket-sized drones to units of the 82nd Airborne Division.
F-16 Fighter Jet Crashes into California Warehouse, Pilot Ejects
An F-16 fighter jet crashed into a warehouse just outside March Air Reserve Base, sending a dozen people to hospitals.
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NTC is designed to push combat brigades to their limits and expose tactical weaknesses to improve combat proficiency.
Hawaii Supreme Court Considers Army Training Grounds Case
The Pohakuloa Training Area is a 156-square-mile property used for combat and live-fire training.
Here's the Real Story Behind the 'Painted Rocks' at Army's NTC
For nearly four decades, combat units have painted their insignias on boulders near the road into Fort Irwin.
University of Hawaii Lab Forges Ahead with $77.2M in Navy Funding
UH's Navy-sponsored lab is one of 13 university-affiliated research centers within the Defense Department.
Navy SEAL Gets Year in Brig for Hazing Death of Green Beret
Adam Matthews was sentenced for his role in the 2017 hazing-related death of a U.S. Army Green Beret in Africa.
Air Force News
Special Operations Pilot Faces Charges of Raping a Child Under 12 Years Old
The alleged crimes happened in 2017 and 2018 in Colorado Springs.
Air Force's Space 'Think Tank' Studies Future of Conflict Beyond Earth
Within the Air Command and Staff College resides a task force that has one core mission: to be America's think tank for space...
B-52 Bomber Removed from 'Boneyard' to Return to Service
A crew flew the plane nicknamed "Wise Guy" to Barksdale Air Force Base in Louisiana from Tucson.
Marine Corps News
Boot Camp Revives the Lost Art of Letter Writing
During a three-month blackout, recruits are prohibited from contact with the outside world via phone or email.
Sikorsky Gets $1.1B Contract for Marine Helicopters
The King Stallion helicopter can fly higher and farther and with far heavier cargoes than existing helicopters.
1st Woman Completes Marines' Urban Leaders Course
Lance Cpl. Autumn Taniguchi finished the three-week course that prepares leathernecks to lead troops in urban environments.
Coast Guard News
Coast Guard Commander Dies from Injuries in Motorcycle Crash
The staff of the U.S. Coast Guard cutter Alder described Commander Waters as a "tenacious Black hull sailor and Cutterman."
Coast Guard: 2 More Bodies Found After Alaska Planes Crash
The two planes collided in mid-air Monday, killing six people, the Coast Guard said.
Team Heads to Alaska to Probe Sightseeing Planes Collision
Four people were killed after the floatplanes carrying cruise ship tourists collided near Ketchikan, the Coast Guard said.