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Adm. Harry Harris, the military's hard-line commander in the Pacific, comes to Capitol Hill

The new administration has signaled that they see North Korea as the single greatest threat to U.S.…

Cost of Marine Corps CH-53K helicopter program grows to $27.7B

The cost of the CH-53K program has grown, but the service has 160 ideas for finding savings.

US Air Force F-35As land in Estonia

Two F-35As, accompanied by about 20 supporting airmen, arrived at Ämari Air Base, Estonia, on Tuesda…

NATO intercepts of Russian aircraft are at the highest point since the Cold War

Roughly 780 intercepts of Russian aircraft nearing NATO ally airspace in Europe occurred in 2016, an…

Education Secretary DeVos tours Virginia school to stress needs of military children

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Tuesday highlighted the need to help the children of military fam…

'Terminal Lance' creator awarded by the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation

Maximilian Uriarte was honored for his graphic novel 'The White Donkey'

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2017 Military Times Tax Guide: New rules you need to know

We asked Defense Department tax experts what changes to the tax process could trip up military filer…

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VA limiting new hiring as it aims to widen private care

Despite the lifting of a federal hiring freeze, the Department of Veterans Affairs is leaving thousa…

China launches its first domestically-made aircraft carrier

China has launched its first aircraft carrier built entirely on its own, in a demonstration of the g…

US: Turkey gave less than 1 hour notice before Syria strikes

The U.S. military says Turkey gave coalition forces less than an hour's notice before striking Kurdi…

White House briefs Senate amid scary moment with North Korea

The Trump administration hosted senators for an extraordinary White House briefing Wednesday at a pe…

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VA limiting new hiring as it aims to widen private care

Despite the lifting of a federal hiring freeze, the Department of Veterans Affairs is leaving thousa…

Montana non-profit is helping injured veterans recover through fly fishing

Fly fishing is a low impact physical activity and helps rehabilitate vets because it is calming and…

Study: College credit exams can boost chances of graduating

Among military students who took a CLEP exam, the ones who passed were 12 percent more likely to com…

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Military moves 2017: System concerns, mover shortages make early scheduling critical

It's always smart to set up your PCS move as soon as possible. Here are more reasons to hurry.

Military Moves 2017: Doing it yourself? Tips for personally procured moves

If you're going it alone for your next PCS, take this advice to heart.

Military Moves 2017: 13 tips for your next PCS

From prep work to must-have resources, here's how to keep your relocation running smoothly.

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Education Secretary DeVos tours Virginia school to stress needs of military children

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Tuesday highlighted the need to help the children of military fam…

New charity offers ball gowns to military families — for free

Operation: Deploy Your Dress has 3 locations, and will hold an event in D.C. on April 29-30.

Military moves 2017: System concerns, mover shortages make early scheduling critical

It's always smart to set up your PCS move as soon as possible. Here are more reasons to hurry.

Military Moves 2017: Doing it yourself? Tips for personally procured moves

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Next title in 'Call of Duty' series will return to its World War II roots ... and have zombie mode

The European Theater-based first-person shooter will go live in November, with some new wrinkles.

'Range 15' documentary goes behind the scenes of vet-made zombie comedy

See a trailer for 'Not a War Story,' and hear from one of the stars about future film plans.

Iraq vet talks about his Netflix movie, pulling CQ in Saddam's palace, debunking 'dysfunctional veteran' stereotype

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