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Dec 01st: The Navy provided no explanation for relieving Harney of command in a brief statement Friday night. Read more ▸
Dec 01st: Veteran Marine Lance Cpl. Joel David Beal was hit by a mortar round while attempting to destroy a Russian infantry vehicle, his commander said. Read more ▸
Dec 01st: Staff Sgt. James Caldwell's personal connection to Toys for Tots began years ago, when he also was one of those children who received toys. Read more ▸
Dec 01st: Staff Sgt. Jake Galliher, 24, is survived by his wife Ivy and two sons, ages 2 and 7 weeks. Read more ▸
Dec 01st: "Before I depart this land of the living, I'd love to feel the thunder of doom inside an Abrams MBT," he said. Read more ▸
Dec 01st: Findings show ongoing issues with how the services track and report data on extremism in the ranks. Read more ▸
Dec 01st: Dating is tough, but apparently military service makes it harder. Read more ▸
Dec 01st: Several military and civilian search-and-rescue units are scouring the water and coastline around the island of Yakushima, Japan. Read more ▸
Dec 01st: Two Army helicopter pilots chose Kentucky to put down roots, gathering family around them. Now one is gone, killed in an accident over the Mediterranean. Read more ▸
Dec 01st: In his first season as the Naval Academy’s head football coach, Brian Newberry led the Midshipmen to earn a 5-6 record ahead of Army-Navy game. Read more ▸
Nov 30th: A lawsuit against Alec Baldwin filed by relatives of Lance Cpl. Rylee McCollum, a U.S. Marine killed in Afghanistan, has been resolved. Read more ▸
Nov 30th: A brief history of the iconic, sometimes deadly, V-22. Read more ▸
Nov 30th: Staff Sgt. Todd Darter helped rescue Sgt. Mark Garcia and his son from a car crash in September. Read more ▸
Nov 30th: While some saw no reason for the training and believed it ignited division among the ranks, others thought it didn’t go far enough. Read more ▸
Nov 30th: Tokyo has asked the U.S. military to ground all Ospreys operating in Japan except for those searching for the downed airmen. Read more ▸
Nov 30th: With speeds of 180 miles per hour, the seaglider could fill a known gap in the Marines’ high-speed logistics mission in the Pacific. Read more ▸
Nov 30th: Spc. Maria Martinez's family says she explicitly requested a cancer screening when symptoms first appeared, but her military care providers refused. Read more ▸
Nov 30th: At the same time, one-third of respondents said they would discourage military service. Read more ▸
Nov 30th: They worry that if A-10s at Guard bases in Maryland and Michigan retire without a replacement, those squadrons could lose their fighter missions. Read more ▸
Nov 30th: Congressional Democrats and outside advocates say updated policies for the department are long overdue. Read more ▸
Nov 30th: The backlog of overdue disability claims is expected to keep rising over the next year. Read more ▸
Nov 30th: The grim incident is detailed in the new book, “Sailing the Graveyard Sea." Read more ▸
Nov 29th: The U.S. Navy says underwater footage shows two points where the plane is touching coral in Kaneohe Bay. Read more ▸
Nov 29th: Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger exerted uncommon influence on global affairs under Presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford. Read more ▸
Nov 29th: The Navy helicopter had been attempting to recover a civilian hiker with a broken ankle in California on Sept. 30 when it experienced a hard landing. Read more ▸
Prohibition on troops seeking redress for injuries sustained in service doesn’t apply
An evaluation of the Defense Department and its law enforcement organizations has revealed a lack of an active shooter response and training standard, which officials worry may ultimately “result in a delayed and uncoordinated response that could increase casualties” at military installations.
ABOARD A C-40 MILITARY TRANSPORT JET—Halfway through his tenure in charge of the National Guard, Army Gen. Daniel Hokanson’s quest to get all Guardsmen year-round health insurance has stalled.
An off-duty Virginia police officer who stormed the U.S. Capitol on Jan, 6, 2021, with a fellow officer was sentenced Thursday to more than seven years in prison, matching the longest prison sentence so far among hundreds of Capitol riot cases.
A Marine first sergeant was driving through a small North Carolina town when he encountered a man lying in a nearby field, bearing injuries after being hit by a car.
Paralympian and former Army platoon leader, 1st Lt. Melissa Stockwell, 42, deployed to Iraq in March 2004 with the 27th Main Support Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division, after enlisting two years earlier. But after just three weeks in Baghdad, her life would never be the same.
EAST GREENWICH, R.I. (AP) — The Rhode Island National Guard has its first Black colonel.
In an excerpt released Aug. 8 by the New Yorker, authors Peter Baker and Susan Glasser — senior reporters for the New York Times and the New Yorker, respectively — reveal shocking details from inside former President Donald Trump’s relationship with top military brass.
WASHINGTON — As telecom companies struggle to complete the transition to the fifth-generation, or 5G, mobile standard, the Pentagon is backing an effort focused on 6G research and technologies amid a military-wide push to modernize communications and connectivity.