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Rolling Thunder ride draws thousands to nation's capital

Thousands of motorcyclists have poured into the nation's capital to honor prisoners of war and servi…

North Korean missile launch may be testing rivals, not technology

North Korea's latest missile test Monday may have less to do with perfecting its weapons technology…

'Mad Dog' Mattis sleeps well, keeps others awake

Watch out for the "Mad Dog" when the sun goes down.

Dems try to enlist military vets in fight for House majority

Democrats hope to enlist military veterans in another type of fight — for majority control of the Ho…

To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

Allison Jaslow heard it more than once as the long holiday weekend approached — a cheerful "Happy Me…

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Rolling Thunder ride draws thousands to nation's capital

Thousands of motorcyclists have poured into the nation's capital to honor prisoners of war and servi…

North Korean missile launch may be testing rivals, not technology

North Korea's latest missile test Monday may have less to do with perfecting its weapons technology…

'Mad Dog' Mattis sleeps well, keeps others awake

Watch out for the "Mad Dog" when the sun goes down.

Dems try to enlist military vets in fight for House majority

Democrats hope to enlist military veterans in another type of fight — for majority control of the Ho…

To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

Allison Jaslow heard it more than once as the long holiday weekend approached — a cheerful "Happy Me…

Bill would honor veterans of nuclear weapons testing era

Massachusetts U.S. Rep. Jim McGovern and U.S. Sen. Edward Markey are pushing a bill meant to honor v…

Officers: ISIS snipers, suicide bombers slow advance in Mosul

The advance of government troops slowed on Sunday in the last push to drive Islamic State group mili…

Tributes pour in for ex-national security adviser Brzezinski

Well before he went to the White House in 1977, Jimmy Carter was impressed by the views of foreign p…

Judge dismisses lawsuit against Clinton by Benghazi families

A federal judge threw out a lawsuit against Hillary Clinton by the parents of two Americans killed i…

Source: Kushner sought secret back channel with Russia

Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law and a top White House adviser, proposed a secret…

China calls for new talks with North Korea on nukes

China's U.N. ambassador said Tuesday that multiple North Korean nuclear and ballistic missile tests,…

Syrian army, allied militia press ISIS, rebels in offensive

Syrian troops and allied militia have pushed back Islamic State militants, rebels and U.S-backed opp…

Inhofe: Trump's BRAC request 'a bad idea'

The Trump administration is seeking a new military base closing round in fiscal 2021 under its new b…

Pence tells Naval Academy graduates Trump will be 'best friend' to armed forces

Vice President Mike Pence said Friday "the era of budget cuts of the armed forces of the United Stat…

American Legion blasts Trump budget as 'stealth privatization' of VA

Veterans advocates are unhappy with the spending plans trims for veterans benefits and boosts to the…

Three years later, lawmakers still pushing for new rules on military anti-terror ops

Current missions against ISIS and other militant groups have unsound legal authorities, lawmakers ar…

John Glenn’s remains were disrespected at the military's mortuary, Pentagon documents allege

A manager at the Dover Port Mortuary in Delaware is accused of asking a military inspection team if…

NATO, the world's biggest military alliance, explained

It sounds strange to characterize the North Atlantic Treaty Organization as a huge gun club, but the…

'Reckless provocation': North Korea dismisses warning shots from South Korea as a fabrication

North Korea on Thursday accused South Korea of firing 450 machine gun rounds at a flock of birds ear…

Senators renew push to get Medal of Honor recipients more money

A measure under consideration would more than double their monthly pay, to help them publicly share…

Some 'Silent Service' vets cringe at Trump's sub disclosure

Some veterans of the Navy's "Silent Service" are cringing at news that President Donald Trump disclo…

Parris Island drill instructor found not guilty in first hazing scandal court-martial

Sgt. Riley R. Gress was acquitted Wednesday of maltreatment and related charges.

Trump's proposed military pay raise draws concerns

Despite pledges to rebuild the military, his 2018 budget plan for troops' salary was lower than expe…

DoD budget plan boosts family funds overall, but cuts child care, youth services

Commissaries, Defense Department schools and some family programs would see an increase in funding i…

U.S. military: ISIS largely to blame for deadly March 17 airstrike in Mosul

Secondary explosives placed by ISIS fighters in a large compound struck by U.S. aircraft in the Jadi…

Marines pause planned expansion to fix readiness shortfalls

Plans to grow beyond 185,000 Marines are on hold.

As lone DoD service secretary, Wilson seen as key advocate for the Air Force

Air Force officials are looking to Wilson to advocate for the service during a period where the pres…

Trump scolds fellow NATO leaders: Spend more for military

Trump also did not explicitly affirm that an attack on any member of the 28-nation alliance is an at…

House Republicans offer veterans fix for health care bill

Legislation would clarify that veterans are eligible for tax credits under the controversial new pla…

Iraqi forces release videos countering claims of abuse

An Iraqi commander says allegations that an elite interior ministry unit fighting the Islamic State…

Beijing protests US Navy patrol through South China Sea

China's Defense Ministry told reporters that it had sought an explanation with U.S. officials over t…

Trump called Kim Jong Un a 'madman,' discussed US sub movement in conversation with Duterte

President Donald Trump praised the Philippines' president for an "unbelievable job" in a fight again…

Marine artillery barrages ISIS during secretive deployment

Few details of the Marines' combat mission are available.