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Poll: 42 percent of Americans think the US is winning the 'war on terror'

Rasmussen Reports has been conducting the survey multiple times per year since early 2005.

Advocates push to start work on Global War on Terror memorial

Almost 17 years into fighting, organizers say its past time to begin planning a tribute site.

Report: China's man-made South China Sea islands nearly complete

A report from a U.S. think tank says China has nearly completed construction work on three man-made…

Poland's defense minister welcomes NATO troops

The Polish defense minister has welcomed a multinational NATO battalion to Poland made up of troops…

McConnell criticizes Iran nuke deal as 'windfall' for Tehran

Aiming to prove their commitment to Israel, senior U.S. lawmakers are backing bipartisan legislation…

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Senate votes to approve Montenegro's admission into NATO

Montenegro is set to become NATO's newest member after the U.S. Senate voted overwhelmingly to ratif…

Chow Hall Makeover: Corps pushes healthy food at MOS schools

An ongoing review is looking at what and how Marines eat during entry-level training.

Poll: 42 percent of Americans think the US is winning the 'war on terror'

Rasmussen Reports has been conducting the survey multiple times per year since early 2005.

Satellite images may show North Korea readying for nuke test

U.S. researchers who monitor North Korea say satellite imagery shows possible preparations for an un…

Ash Carter to lead Harvard's Belfer Center

Former defense secretary will return to Harvard, where he previously taught.

Advocates push to start work on Global War on Terror memorial

Almost 17 years into fighting, organizers say its past time to begin planning a tribute site.

Report: China's man-made South China Sea islands nearly complete

A report from a U.S. think tank says China has nearly completed construction work on three man-made…

Poland's defense minister welcomes NATO troops

The Polish defense minister has welcomed a multinational NATO battalion to Poland made up of troops…

McConnell criticizes Iran nuke deal as 'windfall' for Tehran

Aiming to prove their commitment to Israel, senior U.S. lawmakers are backing bipartisan legislation…

Homeless veterans: Trump's budget could hurt efforts

The push to end homelessness among veterans would suffer without the U.S. Interagency Council on Hom…

US denies loosening rules for avoiding civilian casualties

U.S. airstrikes probably played a role in the deaths of dozens of civilians in Mosul earlier this mo…

NATO, Russia ambassadors to meet to resolve differences

Ambassadors from NATO and Russia will meet this week for the first time this year in a fresh attempt…

Russian general claims US-led coalition hit Tabqa dam in Syria

A senior Russian general on Tuesday criticized the U.S.-led coalition fighting Islamic State militan…

Cheney blasts Russia's alleged interference in U.S. election

Former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney has criticized Russia's alleged interference in the U.S. pres…

Rep. Tim Walz, a veteran, to run for Minnesota governor

Walz is also the top Democrat on the House Veterans Affairs Committee.

Rights group: Coalition isn't protecting Mosul civilians

A recent spike in civilian casualties in Mosul suggests the U.S.-led coalition is not taking adequat…

Montenegro's bid to join NATO clears U.S. Senate hurdle

Montenegro is on the verge of becoming NATO's newest member after ratification of the tiny Balkan na…

U.S. reinforcements in Mosul include up to 300 Army paratroopers

The Army's 82nd Airborne Division is deploying two infantry companies and a route-clearance platoon.

Trump creates office to bring business ideas to government

President Donald Trump is establishing a new White House office run by his son-in-law that will seek…

Nuclear arms ban talks begin at U.N., but U.S., others boycott

U.N. talks aimed at banning nuclear weapons began Monday, but the United States, Russia, China and o…

US Air Force secretary nominee discloses financial details

U.S. President Donald Trump’s pick for Air Force secretary will have to divest stock from 16 defense…

House intel chairman met source on White House grounds

House intelligence chairman Devin Nunes met on the White House grounds with the source of the claim…

Police: 'No evidence' London attacker associated with ISIS

Police have found no evidence that the man who killed four people in London last week was associated…

U.S.-backed fighters pause military action near Syria dam

U.S.-backed forces in northern Syria paused military operations near a dam held by the Islamic State…

Lawmaker: Military has 'a cultural problem of abuse'

The top Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee said the recent nude photo-sharing scandal is…

This week in Congress: Budget deadlines loom

Defense and veterans hearings on Capitol Hill for the week of March 24.

Another escalation in Iraq: U.S. Army sends new reinforcements to Mosul

An unspecified number of soldiers from the Army's 82nd Airborne Division have received deployment or…

Family of missing ex-FBI agent files lawsuit against Iran

The family of a former FBI agent who went missing in Iran a decade ago on an unauthorized CIA assign…

Iran strikes back at U.S. with 'reciprocal' sanctions

Iran said Sunday it has imposed sanctions on 15 American companies over their alleged support for Is…

Pentagon: An al-Qaida leader killed in Afghanistan airstrike

A U.S. counterterrorism airstrike earlier this month in Afghanistan killed an al-Qaida leader respon…

U.S.-backed forces capture Syrian air base from ISIS

U.S.-backed Syrian Kurdish forces captured a strategically important air base from Islamic State mil…

Inside Mosul, U.S. military advisers wear black to blend in with elite Iraqi units

American troops aim to hide their numbers as coalition forces push deeper into the Islamic State's s…

U.S.-backed Syrian fighters reach ISIS-held dam in north Syria

U.S.-backed Syrian fighters reached a major dam held by the Islamic State group in northern Syria Fr…

French fighter jets stage flyover over New York harbor for WWI anniversary

French Air Force fighter jets have staged a colorful flyover across New York Harbor.