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Crash that killed Marine Top Gun pilot ruled an accident

Maj. R. Sterling Norton, 36, was killed when his Hornet crashed on July 28.

The Pentagon wants to keep ground troops in Libya and go on offense in Somalia

A top U.S. commander said he wants to continue pressuring Islamic State and al-Shabaab fighters.

DoD concerned with Chinese investments in US high-tech startups

A report commissioned by the Pentagon was circulated among senior Trump administration officials thi…

U.S. official: Syrian Arab and Kurdish fighters facing little resistance at Tabqa dam

A U.S. military spokesman says the Syrian Arab and Kurdish fighters airlifted into combat in northe…

U.S. coalition investigating reports of deadly Mosul airstrike

The U.S.-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group is investigating reports of an airstrike in…

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Crash that killed Marine Top Gun pilot ruled an accident

Maj. R. Sterling Norton, 36, was killed when his Hornet crashed on July 28.

The Pentagon wants to keep ground troops in Libya and go on offense in Somalia

A top U.S. commander said he wants to continue pressuring Islamic State and al-Shabaab fighters.

DoD concerned with Chinese investments in US high-tech startups

A report commissioned by the Pentagon was circulated among senior Trump administration officials thi…

U.S. official: Syrian Arab and Kurdish fighters facing little resistance at Tabqa dam

A U.S. military spokesman says the Syrian Arab and Kurdish fighters airlifted into combat in northe…

U.S. coalition investigating reports of deadly Mosul airstrike

The U.S.-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group is investigating reports of an airstrike in…

Serbia says no to NATO on alliance's airstrikes anniversary

Serbia's prime minister pledged on Friday that the Balkan country will never join NATO or any other…

Justice Department investigates Rep. Duncan Hunter

The Justice Department is investigating California Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter for possible campai…

Once a fixed issue, the VA disability claims backlog is on the rise again

The problem of overdue first-time cases had been stable for a year before increasing in recent month…

VA urges 'hiring surge' to reduce veterans' appeals backlog

The Department of Veterans Affairs is warning of a rapidly growing backlog for veterans who seek to…

U.S. turns down Russia invitation to Afghan peace conference

The United States won't attend a multinational peace conference on Afghanistan next month in Russia,…

U.S. pilot describes challenges of bombing ISIS

The crowded skies over Islamic State-held territory have complicated U.S.-led airstrikes targeting t…

Arizona DOT forces homeless veterans’ camp off state-owned property

The Arizona Department of Transportation posted a private property sign on a site near Loop 202 and…

Reports of Sangin’s fall are 'complete fabrication,' U.S. military insists

Rather, local security forces made a planned, deliberate withdrawal after months of heavy fighting l…

U.S. Army Afghanistan vet fights deportation order to return to his native Mexico

U.S. Army veteran Miguel Perez Jr. and his lawyer are appealing a recent deportation order, after th…

After delay, Trump's Air Force secretary pick to get Senate hearing

President Trump’s nominee for Air Force secretary is headed to the Senate for a hearing in the Senat…

Take that! Pyongyang lambastes Trump as too much like Obama

North Korea has a criticism of U.S. President Donald Trump he probably wasn't expecting: He's too mu…

Democrats blast GOP health care plan as dangerous for veterans

A change in the legislation this week appears to leave millions of veterans ineligible for tax credi…

Police: Random racist violence ends in death of black man

One was a neighborly black man who lived in a rooming house in New York's Garment District, liked to…

ISIS claims responsibility for London attack; U.K. PM defiant

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Thursday for an attack by a man who plowed an SUV int…

U.S. probes banking of ex-Trump campaign chief

U.S. Treasury Department agents have recently obtained information about offshore financial transact…

Spying claim by Intel chair renews fight over Russia probe

The House intelligence committee chairman privately apologized to his Democratic colleagues on Thurs…

Turkey warns Russia following sniper fire from Syria

A senior Turkish official says his country has warned Russia that Ankara will retaliate against any…

Syrian troops besiege Islamic State group stronghold

Syrian government forces are besieging the last Islamic State stronghold in the northern province of…

Taliban take Sangin in Afghanistan; 9 killed in north

The Taliban captured a key district center in Afghanistan's southern Helmand province on Thursday wh…

Human resources problems causing hiring, retention headaches for VA

Outside analysts say the new federal hiring freeze is complicating the problem even further.

Mattis: Expect U.S. troops in Iraq even after ISIS falls

The defense secretary told senators he opposes the idea of another quick military withdrawal from th…

Mattis: Big defense spending boost needed now to fix readiness woes

The defense secretary defended Trump's military budget plan before the Senate on Wednesday, but face…

4 dead in vehicle, knife attack near British Parliament

A knife-wielding man went on a deadly rampage at the heart of Britain's seat of power Wednesday, mow…

North Korea's latest missile test fails, say US and South Korea

North Korea's latest missile launch ended in failure on Wednesday as the United States sent a supers…

U.S. tells allies to do more to pressure ISIS

Officials from the 68-nation coalition fighting the Islamic State group are looking for ways to incr…

With U.S. advisers and firepower, Syrian forces aim to sever the Islamic State's last escape route from Raqqa

American allies in the region say the U.S. has sent some ground troops to spearhead an assault on th…

VA claims its suicide hotline problems are now fixed

New data released from the department says 99 percent of calls are being handled by VA staffers, ins…

Closer U.S.-Russia ties uncertain as Tillerson plans trip

With Russia-tinged investigations swirling around his administration, President Donald Trump has yet…

Military seeks new ways to punish bad online behavior

Skeptical Congress members on Tuesday pressed senior military leaders to take more aggressive action…