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U.S. pilots provide first account of tense Syrian jet encounter

Two American fighter pilots who intercepted Syrian combat jets over northern Syria last week said th…

Veterans group pressured to let Gary Johnson join forum with Trump, Clinton

The Libertarian's supporters are lobbying one of the nation’s largest veterans advocacy groups to in…

U.S. drawdown on track, despite spate of violence in Afghanistan

Top U.S. officials say the 15-year-old mission to stabilize the poor and fractured country is progre…

Army, Coast Guard hardest hit by Zika

Army, Coast Guard hardest hit by Zika

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Fort Campbell soldier arrested after firing shots on base; weapons cache found in car

A post spokesman that the installation is secure and no injuries were reported.

U.S. warship fires 3 warning shots as Iran escalates confrontations

The series of confrontations come only a day after boats harassed another U.S. warship in the Persia…

U.S. drawdown on track, despite spate of violence in Afghanistan

Top U.S. officials say the 15-year-old mission to stabilize the poor and fractured country is progre…

U.S. pilots provide first account of tense Syrian jet encounter

Two American fighter pilots who intercepted Syrian combat jets over northern Syria last week said th…

Retired Army colonel breaks U.S. record for time spent in space

Jeff Williams graduated from West Point in 1980, left the Army in 2007 and left Earth, for the fourt…

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U.S. drawdown on track, despite spate of violence in Afghanistan

Top U.S. officials say the 15-year-old mission to stabilize the poor and fractured country is progre…

U.S. pilots provide first account of tense Syrian jet encounter

Two American fighter pilots who intercepted Syrian combat jets over northern Syria last week said th…

Turkey sends more tanks to Syria, insists on Kurdish retreat

Turkey sent more tanks into northern Syria on Thursday and gave Syrian Kurdish forces a week to scal…

Iraqi defense minister gets no-confidence vote

Iraq's minister of defense received a no-confidence vote from parliament Thursday just as Iraqi forc…

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Veterans group pressured to let Gary Johnson join forum with Trump, Clinton

The Libertarian's supporters are lobbying one of the nation’s largest veterans advocacy groups to in…

Retired officers rally to support McCain in election battle

Amid a tough campaign fight, the group of 56 retired officers called him an invaluable leader on mil…

The Khans, Gold Star parents who criticized Trump, to get award

They will be honored at the Arab American Civil Rights League's Fight for Justice gala on Sept. 29.

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Vet's Purple Heart lies cost government $752,000, U.S. says

The former National Guardsman lied about having been injured in Iraq in order to get disability and…

The Khans, Gold Star parents who criticized Trump, to get award

They will be honored at the Arab American Civil Rights League's Fight for Justice gala on Sept. 29.

Drones, not dirt: Making farm careers cool for vets

Federal officials have spent years developing new resources to put vets into those jobs, but now the…

Marine Vietnam vet seeks return of fallen comrades

Ed "Zimmo" Zimmerman Thursday returned from Vietnam for the third — and hopefully — last time.

WWII vet, 93, completes epic run across America

The run raised funds to return a WWII-era ship to Normandy for the 75th anniversary of D-Day.

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The Khans, Gold Star parents who criticized Trump, to get award

They will be honored at the Arab American Civil Rights League's Fight for Justice gala on Sept. 29.

Commissary savings compared to outside the gates: Will customers get answers?

Officials to start local price comparisons

Robert Irvine wants to transform how U.S. troops eat. He's starting at the Pentagon

The celebrity chef, Food Network star, and food and fitness expert has bold ideas about how the mode…

Military child singers wanted for D.C. metro area group

Military child singers wanted for D.C. metro area group

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Chuck Yeager is tweeting at the speed of sound

The first pilot to go supersonic is now tweeting almost as fast. Over the past few days, retired Air…

Soldiers in UK's Scottish unit plan 340-mile U.S. canoe trip

They plan to arrive in Manhattan on Sept. 10, in time for ceremonies marking the 15th anniversary of…

Commissary savings compared to outside the gates: Will customers get answers?

Officials to start local price comparisons

Smart gear to get fish — 22 items every angler needs to know about

Some of the most interesting new offerings from the sportfishing industry

Robert Irvine wants to transform how U.S. troops eat. He's starting at the Pentagon

The celebrity chef, Food Network star, and food and fitness expert has bold ideas about how the mode…

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