Iraqi Shiite forces and Syria accused the United States on Monday of targeting their troops inside Syria with an airstrike.
Veterans charge that exposure to burn pits has led to crippling diseases and deaths.
More than a third of some 30,000 soldiers injured in Iraq and Afghanistan were hurt in noncombat incidents, a study found.
Friendly forces had located the enemy's primary command post in the area but couldn't find the enemy's alternate sites.
"(The attendant) said, 'you've got to have two real legs to ride.'"
The Army announced it will deploy Fort Campbell soldiers to Afghanistan this summer and Fort Bragg troops to Iraq this fall.
A Navy Cross recipient who overcame grievous war wounds to continue to lead Marines on active duty has finally retired.
U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Tuesday he stands by Iraqis' electoral choices.
Cpl. Megan Leavey and Sgt. Rex are being inducted into the New York State Senate Veterans' Hall of Fame.
There are 329 parliament seats at stake, with nearly 7,000 candidates from dozens of political alliances.