Lawmakers first made the request in February, before the Air Guard announced its list of candidates for the newer C-130J.
After seeing what its helo can do out west, the Navy wanted to be ready to offer the same helping hand on the East Coast.
The California Army National Guard's 40th Combat Aviation Brigade rescued 396 people and 27 animals from the Creek Fire.
As Louisiana works to restore power, the Coast Guard is inspecting thousands of aids to navigation affected by the storm.
More than 7,000 Army and Air National Guard personnel are poised to respond to the storm.
Baltimore Fire Department spokeswoman Blair Adams said at least five people were inside, maybe more, when the homes exploded.
A simmering legal conflict between veterans organization Team Rubicon Inc. and its global affiliate is out in the open.
The first flight carried 11 pallets of food, water and medical supplies.
Mayor Walsh says the McChrystal Group was retained to bring a military-style approach during the pandemic.
The Army's chief of staff said the field hospitals in Seattle are now on a 48-hour prepare-to-deploy order.
In a letter to VA Secretary Robert Wilkie, Rep. Elaine Luria, D-Va., said the plan was developed with no notice to Congress.
USAA Federal Savings Bank is part of USAA, which has about 13 million military and veteran-affiliated members.
The Army has said they are looking into the soldier’s actions for potential safety violations.
Two senators say the new Army Combat Fitness Test sets unrealistic standards for some soldiers.
The Marine Corps has officially retired the AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter.