A judge has ruled that the state failed to care for land at the Pohakuloa Training Area on the Big Island.
The Arctic Edge exercise involved 1,500 troops and was an early test of the command's new special operations component.
Members of the House Appropriations Committee's defense subcommittee expressed a keen interest in possible contingency plans.
Gen. David Goldfein said there is a push to get pilots more flight time, in tandem with producing more pilots in the ranks.
The Marine Corps is the only service that still keeps separate entry-level training units for men and women.
Stoltenberg said the goal is to ensure that ISIS "is never able to come back in the way we have seen before."
The U.S. Military's top leader has launched an effort to make ground forces deadlier in close combat.
American troops at Cobra Gold slurped cobra blood and noshed on rats while learning how to survive in harsh environments.
About 90,000 Guard personnel lost valuable training in the shutdown.
Military pay, maintenance, intel ops and Reserve training would essentially stop in a government shutdown.