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Police Arrest 2 in Assault on 'Hell House' Marine
Police made two arrests following the assault earlier this month of a decorated Marine outside a fast-food restaurant.
DOD Denies It Tried to Shelve Study That Found $125 Billion in Waste
The Defense Department denied it tried to quash a study that found it could save $125B in noncombat administrative programs.
Veteran Groups Intervene in Fired Phoenix VA Director Lawsuit
A dozen veteran groups have entered the legal fight with former Department of Veterans Affairs executive Sharon Helman.
Bigger Pay Raise for Troops Hits Opposition in Senate
A House proposal to give troops their biggest pay raise in years ran into opposition Tuesday from Senate lawmakers.
Nicholson Confirmed to Lead in Afghanistan Amid Rising Concerns
Lt. Gen. John Nicholson has been selected as the new commander of US forces in Afghanistan.
F-35 Director: Heavy Helmet Causing Ejection Dangers
The head of the F-35 Joint Program Office said the heavy helmet of its advanced Joint Strike Fighter is causing problems.
Report: F-35 Inferior to Older US, Foreign Fighters
The F-35 Lightning II passed a major milestone last month when the Marine Corps declared it operational, but the accomplishme...
House Defense Bill Backs Plan to Overhaul Military Retirement System
House lawmakers will unveil a defense budget this week that calls for overhauling the military retirement system by 2017.
Lawmakers Puzzled Why Few Veterans Are Going Outside VA for Care
Senators said Thursday a new multi-billion-dollar program to provide outside health care to veterans caught up in long waits...
DoD Says POV Shipments Improving, But Delays Continue
Defense transportation officials say chronic delays shipping troops' private vehicles are clearing up, but persistent complai...
Senate Raises Possibility of US Airstrikes in Iraq
Support for U.S. airstrikes in Iraq appeared to be growing in the Senate as al Qaida-aligned militants pressed toward Baghdad...
Lawmaker: NCIS Says Hundreds More Marines Used Nude Photo Site
Lawmakers were weighing their options as the number of identified members of the Facebook site Marines United grew to 1,200.
House Panel: $1 Trillion Needed to Reboot Military
The ongoing fight in Congress over an $18-billion hike in military spending for 2017 has stalled the budget.
Most Popular Military News
4 Super Hornets Damaged in Carrier Landing Gone Wrong
An E-2D Hawkeye struck two aircraft and sent debris flying into two others in a Class A mishap on the USS Abraham Lincoln.
Navy Relieves Cruiser Antietam's Skipper After 12 Weeks on the Job
Capt. Tadd Gorman was relieved less than three months after he took command.
'We Are Dropping Like Flies.' Ex-Fighter Pilots Push for Earlier Cancer Screenings
Former Air Force and Navy fighter pilots are calling on the military to begin cancer screenings for aviators as young as 30.
Army Announces Winter Deployments to Europe, Afghanistan
Two Army units are headed to Afghanistan amid thinning hopes that the U.S. will reach a peace deal with the Taliban.
Executive Officer of Secretive Navy Submarine Fired Due to Loss of Confidence
He's the fifth Navy senior leader to be fired this month.
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Army Posthumously Promotes Two Green Berets Killed in Afghanistan
Master Sgts. Luis F. Deleon-Figueroa, 31, and Jose J. Gonzalez, 35, died in combat in Faryab province, Afghanistan.
Alaska Paratrooper Dies After Crashing Motorcycle into Guardrail
The Army announced Wednesday night that Sgt. Timothy Scott Woods II had been killed.
First Woman on the Moon Could Be a Soldier
Lt. Col. Anne McClain is one of 12 female astronauts who could become the first woman on the moon by 2024.
New CNO Gilday Says He'll Lead Navy 'With a Sense of Urgency'
"We will question our assumptions; we will think differently about the competition we are now in," Gilday said.
Vision and Disaster: The Complex Legacy of CNO Adm. John Richardson
The cerebral former head of Naval Nuclear Propulsion has served through a period of service calamity and upheaval.
Pearl Harbor Destroyer USS Michael Murphy Returns After 92 Days at Sea
It was an eventful 92 days at sea for the destroyer USS Michael Murphy, which returned Monday to Pearl Harbor.
Air Force News
High Levels of Toxic Chemicals Found in Water at Air Force Academy: Officials
Air Force officials stressed that drinking water at the academy wasn't affected.
Eglin Curtails Run Portion of PT Test After Captain's Death
Capt. Tranay Lashawn Tanner, 29, was transported to the Eglin Hospital on Saturday morning with health complications.
RC-135 Training 'Bottlenecks' After Flooding Destroys Simulators
The Air Force is sending RC-135 crew members to the United Kingdom and Texas to train after the massive flood at Offutt.
Marine Corps News
US Marine Charged with Kidnapping 16-Year-Old Girl
A Marine reservist has been charged with felony kidnapping, stalking and criminal confinement.
Color Sergeant of the Marine Corps Warned After Burning Troops with Lighter
Sgt. Francis Frazier was cleared of hazing allegations but got a non-punitive letter of caution for poor leadership.
Marine Corps Commandant Acknowledges Worries on Japan-Korean Ties
Gen. David Berger stressed that Japan and Korea have common interests despite their differences.
Coast Guard News
Coast Guard Suspends Search for Firefighters Who Went Missing While Boating
The search for two firefighters who went missing while fishing off the coast of Cape Canaveral was suspended.
Trial Date Set for Coast Guard Officer Who Allegedly Maintained 'Hit List'
Lt. Christopher Paul Hasson faces weapons and drug charges.
Coast Guardsman Charged with Domestic Battery
A member of the U.S. Coast Guard is charged with assaulting his wife, according to a report.