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New tattoo, recruiting rules are smart moves for the Air Force

The Air Force announced on Jan. 10 that it is killing its 25 percent tattoo rule and easing some of…

Trump, amid combative start, pledges to rise to moment

After a combative start to his presidency, Donald Trump delivered a more unifying message Sunday and…

Commentary: Reliable power essential to military readiness

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Marine vet out to make world's strongest body armor

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Mattis signals closer ties between the Pentagon, State Department, intelligence agencies

The message was distributed to the Defense Department after the popular retired Marine general was s…

President Trump pledges to grow the Air Force

Newly sworn into office, the commander in chief on Friday said he will grow the service as part of h…

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Marine vet out to make world's strongest body armor

At Blake Waldrop's south Iowa factory, quality control involves ear protection, safety glasses and a…

Commentary: Reliable power essential to military readiness

It’s time we looked at power generation and transmission much the same way we view energy policy gen…

New tattoo, recruiting rules are smart moves for the Air Force

The Air Force announced on Jan. 10 that it is killing its 25 percent tattoo rule and easing some of…

U.S. Naval War College offers distance education, and courses for spouses

The U.S. Naval War College, located in Newport Rhode Island, offers long distance education courses…

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Trump, amid combative start, pledges to rise to moment

After a combative start to his presidency, Donald Trump delivered a more unifying message Sunday and…

Trump's 'war with the media' raises questions of trust

Donald Trump's "running war" on the media is continuing into his presidency, with statements over th…

Trump nomination to lead State picks up support in Senate

Rex Tillerson, the former Exxon Mobil executive with close business ties to Russia, saw his prospect…

Little is known on status of U.S. student held in North Korea

There's been little public word about what has happened to an American college student detained in N…

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Trump takes over as commander in chief, promising to restore military strength

The new president referenced changes in overseas defense spending and foreign alliances in his inaug…

Who is in charge at the Pentagon after inauguration?

Transition officials announced a host of temporary appointees to keep defense operations running whi…

VA Chief of Staff Snyder to serve as interim department secretary

The Army veteran will oversee department operations until the confirmation of Dr. David Shulkin to l…

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Marine vet out to make world's strongest body armor

At Blake Waldrop's south Iowa factory, quality control involves ear protection, safety glasses and a…

New psychology specialty trains grad students to work with veterans, families

The specialty track within the University of Denver's psychology doctoral program welcomed its first…

Video: Guiding the Greatest Generation

The Honor Flight Network brings veterans from all over the country to visit their war memorials in D…

Video: Army combat vet teaches MMA for PTSD

Todd Vance, a veteran-turned-social-worker uses his MMA training to help fight PTSD and substance ab…

The military's massive valor awards review will result in fewer than 100 upgrades

More than 1,300 medal citations were examined for battlefield heroics since 9/11.

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Cancer scare at Marine Corps housing prompts Navy to issue worldwide 'guidance'

Concerns about possible cancer-causing contamination at the Laurel Bay family housing near Marine Co…

Defense officials approve expanded veterans online shopping benefit

Defense officials have given the green light to allow all honorably discharged veterans to shop at o…

Marine families raise concerns their children's cancers may be linked to South Carolina base

Two Marine Corps wives are stepping up their quest for answers about whether their children's cancer…

As Obama leaves office, goal on homeless veterans goes unmet

Pledges by President Barack Obama and a national nonprofit organization to end homelessness among ve…

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Gallery: Veteran photographer picks 'powerful' military photos of 2016

See some of the year's best work by military men and women behind the camera.

'Six' captures SEAL team in the field, at home ... and on the hunt

The special operations drama premieres Wednesday on the History Channel.

Video: Army combat vet teaches MMA for PTSD

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Video: Guiding the Greatest Generation

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