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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…

In memo, 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…

Bergdahl lawyers: Trump's criticism prevents fair trial

President Donald Trump's scathing criticism of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl will prevent the soldier from…

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…

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…

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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…

In memo, 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…

Bergdahl lawyers: Trump's criticism prevents fair trial

President Donald Trump's scathing criticism of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl will prevent the soldier from…

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…

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…

11 things you need to know about the Army's new handgun

Half a decade into its search for a new handgun, the Army has chosen Sig Sauer's P320 as its new ser…

As Air Force secretary departs, she urges Trump to stand by allies

On her last day in office, outgoing Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James urged the incoming Trump a…

Five flyovers of military aircraft slated for Inauguration Day

The Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and Coast Guard will each have four aircraft fly over the pa…

Who is in charge at the Pentagon after inauguration?

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

Trump to hold military parades as U.S. forces grow

In an interview with The Washington Post this week, President-elect Donald Trump floated the idea of…

Army: Your new handgun will be a Sig Sauer

Half a decade into its search for a new handgun, the Army has settled on Sig Sauer's version of the…

Air Force Pave Hawk pilot awarded two Silver Stars

Col. Christopher Barnett, who was twice honored with Distinguished Flying Crosses with Valor nearly…

Air Force secretary approves 9 valor award upgrades for 8 airmen

Eight airmen will receive upgraded awards after a military-wide review.

U.S. airstrikes kill 'several dozen' Islamic State fighters in Libya

B-2 bombers and MQ-9 Reapers attacked Islamic State military camps southwest of Sirte.

Air Force readiness under stress

The readiness of the Air Force to achieve the country’s tactical and strategic goals is at risk and…

Judge scolds government over Iraq detainee abuse pictures

A federal judge scolded the government on Wednesday for being overprotective of potentially disturbi…

Pentagon chief says he opposed cutting Chelsea Manning's prison term

Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Wednesday he had opposed commuting the prison sentence of convicte…

Obama defends decision to commute Chelsea Manning's sentence

President Barack Obama firmly defended his decision to cut nearly three decades off convicted leaker…

US Air Force Chief Lends Support to Light Attack Aircraft Buy

The Air Force’s top general on Wednesday indicated he would be supportive of purchasing low-end atta…

VVA to Obama: Why pardon felons and not suffering vets?

The veterans group wants action on the issue of "bad paper" discharges before the president leaves o…

U.S. increasing airdrops of supplies to forces battling ISIS in Syria

The U.S. Air Force is increasing airdrops of weapons, ammunition and other equipment to a growing nu…

Chelsea Manning's incredible journey from leaker to transgender crusader

Convicted national-security secret leaker Army Pvt. Chelsea Manning became the most visible face of…

U.S. forces team with Turkey again to attack ISIS in Syria

American aircraft have hit at least four targets in the vicinity of al Bab, where Turkish units have…

Obama commutes Chelsea Manning's prison sentence, pardons Gen. James Cartwright

Chelsea Manning, Dwight Loving, and James Cartwright all received lessened sentences from President…

Top NATO general echoes Trump's 'obsolete' criticism

A top NATO general is conceding that parts of the military alliance need to be brought up to date fo…

Lithuania signs agreement with U.S. on troop deployment

Lithuania on Tuesday signed an agreement with the United States formalizing the presence of U.S. tro…

Trump and Boeing CEO Look to Downscale Requirements on Air Force One Replacement

President-elect Donald Trump met with Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg for the second time Tuesday.

Former Navy pilot Gene Cernan, last astronaut on the moon, dies at 82

Former astronaut Gene Cernan, the last person to walk on the moon who returned to Earth with a messa…

Air Force agency reports $8.1B in foreign military sales

An agency at Ohio's largest military base has handled $8.1 billion in foreign military sales in fisc…

Military going ahead with plan for low-level fighter jets

A proposal to lower the flight ceiling for noisy fighter jets has dragged on for so long that reside…

Air Force cadets to hear unfamiliar command at inauguration

When Air Force Academy cadets march in Washington, D.C., for the inaugural parade following Presiden…

Air Force: PTSD, other factors led airman to kill commander

An investigation has found that post-traumatic stress disorder and the unraveling of a distinguished…

Head of D.C. National Guard asked to stay through inauguration

The departing head of the District of Columbia National Guard says he was asked to stay in his job a…

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