Overweight, Tattooed, Stoned? The Pentagon May Still Want You
The new U.S. military wants you -- even if you're overweight, covered in tats and stoned on weed.
Taliban's Onslaught Across Afghanistan Draws Increased US Air Power
More than 700 U.S. airstrikes have been carried out this year against the militants, twice as many as last year.
US Shifts Troops in the Sinai Peninsula after Attacks by Militants
The Pentagon has shifted more than 100 U.S. soldiers from a desert camp near the Egypt-Israeli border in the Sinai Peninsula...
US Challenged in Helping to Build Iraqi Force that Can Take Mosul
The long-delayed assault on Mosul by Iraqi forces has quickly stalled.
They're 400K Strong And the Pentagon Sees Them as an Emerging Threat
The Pentagon, the world's largest user of drones, has posted a new policy on signs outside the five-sided building: No Drone...
In Syria, Militias Armed by the Pentagon Fight Those Armed by the CIA
Syrian militias armed by different parts of the U.S. war machine have begun to fight each other on the plains between the bes...
Air Force Struggles to Add Drone Pilots and Address Stress
Experienced pilots and crews complain of too much work, too much strain and too little chance for promotion operating Predato...
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Navy CO Was Fired Over 'Repeated, Vigorous and Obvious False Statements:' Investigation
Vice Adm. Timothy "T.J." White said the commander made "repeated, vigorous and obvious false statements."
Here's Your 2020 Military Retiree, VA and Social Security Pay Bump
The 2020 military retiree, VA disability and social security pay increase is smaller than the one received in 2019.
How Flying Navy Fighters Gave Southwest Pilot Tammie Jo Shults 'Nerves of Steel'
One of the first women to fly the Navy's F/A-18 Hornet in the 1980s, Shults recounts meeting opposition at every turn.
All US Troops Pulling Out of Northern Syria After Turkish Fire on Special Forces
"We have reports already of indiscriminate fire landing near American forces," Defense Secretary Mark Esper said.
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The administration's recent move to endorse a Turkish incursion into Syria sparked outrage among some U.S. Special Forces.
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The Army's modernization programs are at risk from budget haggling in Congress, Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy said.
He Is the First Vietnamese American Navy Rear Admiral
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It is the second time in as many months that the Porter has operated in the Black Sea.
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Air Force Want to Make its Moves More Stealthy By Hiding in Plain Sight
Executing that strategy could be as simple as sending a C-5 Supergalaxy instead of a C-17 on a cargo mission.
Valkyrie Drone Damaged During Air Force Flight Test
The drone is part of the Air Force’s Low-Cost Attritable Strike Demonstration program.
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7-Ton Crash that Sent 30 Marines to Hospital Was Unit's 2nd Major Training Accident
The injured Marines were members of the New York-based Charlie Company, 1st Battalion, 25th Marines, according to sources.
Hearing Set to Consider DNA Testing in Case of Man Executed for Killing Marine
If the petition is granted, it would be the first time DNA evidence was used to clear someone already executed.
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McAleenan, Acting Homeland Security Secretary, Stepping Down
Trump tweeted that McAleenan was leaving to spend more time with his family and go to the private sector.
Hoax Maydays Cost Coast Guard, Endanger Lives
Chief Warrant Officer John Roberts said fabricated distress calls waste valuable search-and-rescue resources.
US Attorney: Man Convicted in Alaska Coast Guard Killings
A jury has convicted a former U.S. Coast Guard civilian technician of murder and weapons charges.