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Trump helps commission $12.9 billion aircraft carrier

President Donald Trump helped commission the USS Gerald R. Ford on Saturday and declared that the mo…

SOCOM Commander: U.S. asked YPG to rebrand because of alleged terrorist link

Speaking on a panel at the Aspen Security Forum Gen. Raymond Thomas, Commander, US Special Operation…

After years of doubt, a Ford-class carrier is set to join the fleet

President Donald Trump and the Navy’s leadership will usher in a new era in naval aviation today as…

Mattis: Authority delegated by Trump in Afghanistan is tactical, not strategic

Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis clarified on Friday that while DOD is setting troop numbers for Afgh…

Truman finishes overhaul, heads straight to sea for trials.

Nearly 14 months after returning from her last record-setting deployment, the aircraft carrier Harry…

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Trump helps commission $12.9 billion aircraft carrier

President Donald Trump helped commission the USS Gerald R. Ford on Saturday and declared that the mo…

SOCOM Commander: U.S. asked YPG to rebrand because of alleged terrorist link

Speaking on a panel at the Aspen Security Forum Gen. Raymond Thomas, Commander, US Special Operation…

After years of doubt, a Ford-class carrier is set to join the fleet

President Donald Trump and the Navy’s leadership will usher in a new era in naval aviation today as…

Mattis: Authority delegated by Trump in Afghanistan is tactical, not strategic

Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis clarified on Friday that while DOD is setting troop numbers for Afgh…

Truman finishes overhaul, heads straight to sea for trials.

Nearly 14 months after returning from her last record-setting deployment, the aircraft carrier Harry…

Mattis: ‘I think Baghdadi’s alive’

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says he assumes Islamic State group leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is stil…

U.S. airstrike mistakenly hits Afghan forces

An errant U.S. airstrike in Afghanistan's Helmand province has killed at least nine local forces ali…

Navy can build two Virginia-class subs per year for foreseeable future, report says

A Navy report found that building Virginia and Columbia-class submarines simultaneously is a "viable…

Afghan interpreter arrives in the US after visa battle, reunites with soldiers he served with

An Afghan interpreter who worked with U.S. troops for 13 years has arrived in America with his famil…

Why the Navy's newest aircraft carrier has no urinals

The carrier Gerald R. Ford will have strictly gender-neutral bathrooms... for better or worse.

Trump welcomes USS Arizona survivors

Three of the five living survivors of the USS Arizona were feted from the Oval Office to the Pentago…

Preliminary findings suggest Navy at fault in Fitzgerald collision, report says

Early findings in the investigation into the June 17 fatal collision between the destroyer Fitzgeral…

Honorably discharged veterans will soon get to shop tax-free

Hey veterans, you can soon shop tax free.

Turkey denies role in map showing US military posts in Syria

The spokesman for Turkeys' president says the government had no role in the publication by the Turki…

Senators offer GI Bill expansion plan, hinting at quick passage

The Senate measure mirrors House legislation already swiftly advancing through that chamber.

After Mosul: What's next for the fight in Iraq

The top U.S. Marine in Iraq talks about the campaign to destroy ISIS.

F-35B helmet's night-vision camera failed during test flight

The $400,000 helmet for the F-35B has a major problem: The night-vision camera does not work when th…

Afghan pilots to start training on Black Hawks in early October

In total, the U.S. plans to procure 159 Black Hawks to the Afghan air force.

Trump nominates Wilkie, Kurta to oversee Pentagon personnel issues

The two veterans, if confirmed, will handle a host of personnel and readiness policies for the Defen…

Navy may need to reconsider the future of its fleet, study says

A recent British study recommended that the Navy reassess its capabilities for the modern world

Navy successfully tests anti-drone laser weapon

The Laser Weapons System fires an invisible beam capable of neutralizing small adversaries on the se…

Turkey's state-run news publishes locations of previously unknown US bases in northern Syria

Amid growing tensions between the U.S. and Turkey, Turkish state-run media have published to locatio…

Trump on more US troops to Afghanistan: 'We’ll see'

President Donald Trump visited the Pentagon Thursday as the administration edges closer to major dec…

Recruiting center bombing: Bomb found in suspect's home has unusual features, FBI says

A preliminary FBI investigation has determined that an explosive found in the Oklahoma apartment of…

US armored vehicles seen pouring into Syria

During the past week, videos and pictures posted by Kurdish activists on social media show flatbed t…

High school journalist calls Mattis, Chaos Actual calls back

It pays to be from Defense Secretary Jim Mattis' home state, at least that seems to be at least one…

U.S. should consider a formal op to combat ISIS in the Philippines, says Gen. Paul Selva

The vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said the U.S. should consider restarting a formal mil…

Trump to nominate Raytheon VP, Gulf War vet as next Army secretary

Mark Esper is the third man tapped by Trump for the post this year.

Woman, husband in fatal Norfolk shooting were both in Navy

The U.S. Navy says a woman fatally shot by Virginia police after she shot and wounded her husband wa…

Punishment for 'missing' Shiloh sailor likely capped at 30 days in the brig

The decision by top Navy officials not to seek a court-martial for Gas Turbine Systems Technician (M…

Wife of senator on military duty to fill in for him in Washington state Senate

The wife of a state senator has been sworn in as a temporary senator in order to fill in for the Cen…

70-year-old Army veteran fired from Home Depot for trying to stop shoplifters

A 70-year-old Army veteran was fired from a Home Depot in Pearland, Texas, after he attempted to sto…

Trump seeking new ideas on Afghanistan from service members

President Trump is having lunch with service members to come up with new ideas for fighting the war…

Photo of soldier saluting funeral procession in the rain goes viral

A photo of a Tennessee National Guard soldier saluting a Kentucky funeral procession in the rain has…

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