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.
The deadly riot in the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 attracted a variety of far-right extremists who shared a devotion to Trump.
The Humvee was stolen from a National Guard Armory in a Los Angeles suburb.
The proposal to expand military exchange shopping privileges had been expected to be finalized in late 2020.
Many survivors will see at least $400 more in their Feb. 1 annuity payments.
Typically, about half of each class washes out during the final apprentice course because of its demanding nature.