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Airport shooting suspect blamed 'mind control,' ISIS ties

The man suspected of fatally shooting five people and wounding six others at a Florida airport told…

Iran's president welcomes Syria talks planned for next week

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Tuesday that he hopes talks planned for next week can mark the…

Obama and foreign leaders pressure Trump on Iran deal

On the one-year anniversary of the Iran deal President Obama warned incoming President-elect Trump n…

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…

Iraqi troops capture historic Mosul mosque destroyed by ISIS

Iraqi forces have captured the site of the Mosque of the Prophet Younis after driving Islamic State…

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Airport shooting suspect blamed 'mind control,' ISIS ties

The man suspected of fatally shooting five people and wounding six others at a Florida airport told…

Iran's president welcomes Syria talks planned for next week

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Tuesday that he hopes talks planned for next week can mark the…

Obama and foreign leaders pressure Trump on Iran deal

On the one-year anniversary of the Iran deal President Obama warned incoming President-elect Trump n…

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…

Iraqi troops capture historic Mosul mosque destroyed by ISIS

Iraqi forces have captured the site of the Mosque of the Prophet Younis after driving Islamic State…

Russia hopes for pragmatic dialogue with U.S. under Trump

Moscow hopes for better relations with the United States based on respect for mutual interests once…

Turkish leader faults delays in fight against Islamic State

Turkey's president on Tuesday criticized delays in the U.S.-led coalition's offensive against the Is…

Istanbul gunman captured after more than 2 weeks on run

Turkish police captured the gunman who carried out the deadly New Year's nightclub attack in Istanbu…

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…

Oman says it accepts 10 Guantanamo Bay detainees

Oman said Monday it accepted 10 detainees from the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay ahead of President…

Iraqi troops advance in eastern Mosul amid fierce clashes

Iraqi special forces battled Islamic State militants on Monday in two key neighborhoods in the easte…

China state media call Trump's Taiwan strategy 'despicable'

President-elect Donald Trump "speaks like a rookie," China's state-run media said Monday, describing…

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…

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…

VA by the numbers: Has the department made progress?

A look at some key statistics of veterans programs as the bureaucracy prepares to change leaders.

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…

Kerry urges Trump administration to attend Syria peace talks

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday urged the incoming Trump administration to accept an in…

Outgoing CIA chief rips into Trump over tweets, Russia

Outgoing CIA Director John Brennan ripped into Donald Trump on Sunday for "talking and tweeting" abo…

Kremlin counts days to Trump's inauguration, blasts Obama

Exulted by Donald Trump's victory in the U.S., the Kremlin is counting the days to his inauguration…

Iran: Nuclear deal will not be renegotiated

Iran's deputy foreign minister says the nuclear deal between the Islamic Republic and world powers "…

Military: Mosul University fully liberated by Iraqi troops

U.S.-backed Iraqi government troops on Sunday fully liberated the sprawling complex of Mosul Univers…

The military's massive valor awards review will result in fewer than 100 upgrades

More than 1,300 medal citations were examined for battlefield heroics since 9/11.

In his own words: Mattis on the challenges facing the military

The retired Marine Corps general spoke before the Senate Armed Services Committee last week ahead of…

Defense Department releases name of soldier who died in Kuwait

Spc. John P. Rodriguez , of Hemet, California, died Jan. 12 at approximately 8:30 a.m, reportedly fr…

Military's shift away from oil clashes with Trump's promises

While a growing number of military leaders have declared global warming a national security threat,…

House Democrats press FBI on Russia

House Democrats still seething over FBI Director James Comey's handling of the election-year inquiry…

China aircraft carrier capabilities tested on latest mission

China's sole aircraft carrier has returned home following a far-ranging three-week training mission…

Polish government welcomes U.S. troops: 'We waited for decades'

Polish leaders welcomed U.S. troops to their country Saturday, with the defense minister expressing…

Naval Research seeks to tackle traumatic brain injury

The Office of Naval Research is spearheading development of a technology to better analyze and diagn…

Report: Day-to-day operation costs eat up half of the defense budget

Operation and maintenance (O&M) costs ate up roughly $251 billion, or 50 percent of the U.S. defense…

Iraqi forces enter Mosul University in battling ISIS for city

Iraqi special forces entered Mosul University on Friday in their latest advance along the eastern fr…

Seventeen current and former Naval Special Warfare sailors to receive upgraded awards

Nine will receive Navy Crosses. Eight will receive Silver Stars. Two awards are posthumous.

Top NATO official: U.S. troops in Poland is a 'proportionate and measured' move

A top NATO official says the deployment of US troops in Poland at Russia's doorstep is a "proportion…