Latest "trump military" stories
White House dismisses criticism of Marines’ presence at Biden speech
The speech was “standing up for democracy, not political," said White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre.
Pence — not Trump — asked Guard troops to help defend Capitol on Jan. 6, panel says
The accusation was among multiple findings from the panel charged with investigating the lead-up and response to the attempted insurrection.
Trump denies new claims he wanted US military to attack protesters
Former President Donald Trump denied his defense secretary's accusations that he wanted U.S. military members to shoot protestors during civil rights demonstrations in summer 2020, but declined comment on Mark Esper's assertion that he suggested using missiles to attack drug cartels in Mexico.
Pelosi asks military leaders to prevent Trump from starting a nuclear war in his final days
The concerns come days after an attack on the Capitol building by pro-Trump rioters.
By Leo Shane III and Meghann Myers
Row explodes between Pentagon, Biden transition team
Biden officials accused political appointees at the Pentagon of "limited cooperation" in the transition process, something department officials have denied.
By Aaron Mehta