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The warrior-thinker Trump picked for national security adviser

President Donald Trump named Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster – considered to be one of the smartest strategi…

Trump names H.R. McMaster new national security adviser

McMaster, an Army lieutenant general, replaces Michael Flynn, who resigned last week.

Trump's proposed big military budget no sure thing

Republicans control Congress so President Donald Trump's pledge to boost the Pentagon budget by tens…

U.S. service member dies in non-combat incident in Iraq

A U.S. service member died Monday in a non-combat related incident in Iraq, officials said.

Remembering Lt. Gen. Hal Moore: Read the moving eulogy delivered by his eldest son

Hal Moore’s life was a love story. Now, love. Love is not the word that comes readily to mind when s…

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The warrior-thinker Trump picked for national security adviser

President Donald Trump named Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster – considered to be one of the smartest strategi…

Trump names H.R. McMaster new national security adviser

McMaster, an Army lieutenant general, replaces Michael Flynn, who resigned last week.

Trump's proposed big military budget no sure thing

Republicans control Congress so President Donald Trump's pledge to boost the Pentagon budget by tens…

U.S. service member dies in non-combat incident in Iraq

A U.S. service member died Monday in a non-combat related incident in Iraq, officials said.

Remembering Lt. Gen. Hal Moore: Read the moving eulogy delivered by his eldest son

Hal Moore’s life was a love story. Now, love. Love is not the word that comes readily to mind when s…

Mattis to decide soon on U.S. troop levels in Afghanistan

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said he plans to make some decisions soon on whether to recommend…

Pentagon refutes reports Trump's Navy secretary pick is about to withdraw

Philip Bilden "remains fully committed," a spokesman for Defense Secretary James Mattis said Sunday.

The Army is offering two-year contracts and cash bonuses to grow the Army

The Army has to recruit 6,000 more soldiers this year than it had planned for. To get there, officia…

Experts: Military readiness depends on better firepower

Analysts say upgrades and new research on munitions is needed to give U.S. forces the edge over pote…

Germany: No plans to add U.S. to group solving Ukraine crisis

Germany's foreign minister says there are no plans to add the U.S. to the group of countries that ha…

Exclusive Army Times survey: Most soldiers support the return of iconic 'pinks and greens' uniform

More than 70 percent of the soldiers who responded to an exclusive Army Times survey like and suppor…

Senator wants answers on vacant POW/MIA recovery post

The director job has been open for nine months, leading to concerns about reform efforts in the offi…

3 Green Berets receive Silver Star for deadly Afghanistan ambush

All was going reasonably well for a group of Special Forces soldiers looking to disrupt Taliban oper…

Today in history: Marines, soliders land on Eniwetok

Also today, China launches a punitive expedition into the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.

White House denies reports of mobilizing National Guard for immigration roundups

Spokesman Sean Spicer says a draft memo that suggests the plan is not from the administration.

U.S. Navy test fires Trident missile as tensions heat up with Russia and North Korea

The U.S. Navy says it conducted a test launch of its Trident II D5 missile from an Ohio class ballis…

Thornberry: Sending more troops to Afghanistan won't mean a march back to war

The House Armed Services committee chairman says "artificial" caps on U.S. troop levels are hurting…

'The Few, The Proud' on hold as Marine recruiting slogan

New Marine recruiting commercials will not include the historic recruiting slogan 'The Few, The Prou…

Fort Benning to stand up security force brigades, training academy

The first of six planned Security Force Assistance Brigades will take pressure off brigade combat te…

Today in history: U.S. troops retake Corregidor

Also today, the Battle of Valeggio, the USS Philadelphia and the CSS Tennessee.

Military seeks $21M to clean lead-contaminated armories

The Oregon Military Department is seeking $21.6 million from the federal government to clean up toxi…

The military blackballed these Marines. Four congressmen are fighting to restore their honor

The hell these men have endured stands among the Afghanistan war's great tragedies.

The Pentagon could send conventional military forces into Syria

President Donald Trump wants to bring more force to bear on the Islamic State. This proposal appears…

Today in history: U.S. forces bomb Monte Cassino in 1944

Also, Fort Donelson, "Remember the Maine!" and the Boers

Army, Marine Corps developing UAV for faster, safer resupply missions

The joint tactical aerial resupply vehicle program would be an alternative to resupply convoys or ai…

DoD reviewing relocation rules; family advocates raise concerns over system's flexibility

A Defense Department official says efforts by lawmakers to widen the window for military moves may r…

Regulators OK Army's radiation monitoring plan at Hawaii's Pohakuloa Training Area

Federal regulators have approved a radiation monitoring plan for a U.S. Army installation on Hawaii'…

Mistaken missile warning surprises airmen at Spangdahlem Air Base

Airmen at the 52nd Fighter Wing at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, got an unexpected Valentine's Day…

Gridiron general: Odierno talks safety, growth in new role as USA Football chairman

The retired four-star says without the game, he may never have found his Army path

Soldier, a WWII POW who saved hundreds by defying Nazis, nominated for Congressional Gold Medal

Tennessee's two U.S. senators are hoping to get the federal government to honor a Knoxville soldier…

Russian jets harass the destroyer Porter

In three separate incidents on Feb. 10, Russian fighter jets and and a maritime patrol aircraft flew…

Today in history: The ironclad Galena is launched in 1862

Also today, Britain's "Southern Strategy," Karadjordje and the Polish-Soviet War.

500 U.S. troops arrive in Romania to bolster defense

Five hundred U.S. troops began to arrive in a Romanian Black Sea port with tanks and hardware to bol…

SMA: 'We’re going to go back and ask for more money' to grow the Army

The Army is about halfway through a plus-up of 16,000 soldiers for with a Sept. 30 deadline, but sti…

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