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Army vows child care will continue, despite hiring freeze

In the wake of two Army installations’ decisions to cut back some of their child care, the Army has…

2 Army bases blame Trump hiring freeze for child care cuts, despite DoD exemption

Despite Defense Department guidance that exempts child care workers from President Trump's federal c…

Triton drones to be based in Florida

The Navy has chosen Mayport, Florida, as the East Coast base for its MQ-4C Triton UAV.

McMaster book hits No. 1 on Amazon after national security adviser announcement

Here's a way to reach the top of the best-seller lists: Become the next national security adviser.

Trump urged to fund Arctic icebreaker fleet

U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter has doubled down on efforts to win funding for an icebreaker fleet for the A…

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Army vows child care will continue, despite hiring freeze

In the wake of two Army installations’ decisions to cut back some of their child care, the Army has…

2 Army bases blame Trump hiring freeze for child care cuts, despite DoD exemption

Despite Defense Department guidance that exempts child care workers from President Trump's federal c…

Triton drones to be based in Florida

The Navy has chosen Mayport, Florida, as the East Coast base for its MQ-4C Triton UAV.

McMaster book hits No. 1 on Amazon after national security adviser announcement

Here's a way to reach the top of the best-seller lists: Become the next national security adviser.

Trump urged to fund Arctic icebreaker fleet

U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter has doubled down on efforts to win funding for an icebreaker fleet for the A…

Here’s what the White House got wrong about Brent Scowcroft

Trump's next national security adviser, H.R. McMaster, is a three-star general who intends to stay o…

Contractor at New Jersey military bases admits paying bribes, kickbacks

A Pennsylvania man whose construction company did work at two military bases in New Jersey has admit…

For the Navy, cyber defense has effects well beyond cyberspace

Cyber defense is more important than offensive action, according to the commander of Fleet Cyber, as…

H.R. McMaster: What we've learned from Trump's new national security adviser

A collection of stories about McMaster.

Trump national security adviser will face Senate vote

The president’s national security adviser doesn’t need Senate confirmation, but for President Trump’…

Today in history: U.S. breaks through the Orscholz line

Also today, Confederate invaders from Texas defeat Union forces at Valverde, New Mexico.

San Diego carrier begins closely watched patrol of the South China Sea

The Navy’s presence in the South China Sea is historically routine, but its patrols there have incre…

San Diego carrier begins closely watched patrol of the South China Sea

The Navy’s presence in the South China Sea is historically routine, but its patrols there have incre…

Defense Department identifies soldier who died in non-combat incident in Iraq

Pfc. Brian Odiorne of Ware, Massachusetts, died Monday of non-combat injuries while supporting Opera…

The warrior-thinker Trump picked for national security adviser

President Donald Trump named Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster — considered to be one of the smartest strategis…

Trump names H.R. McMaster new national security adviser

McMaster, an Army lieutenant general, replaces Michael Flynn, who resigned last week.

Trump's proposed big military budget no sure thing

Republicans control Congress so President Donald Trump's pledge to boost the Pentagon budget by tens…

U.S. service member dies in non-combat incident in Iraq

A U.S. service member died Monday in a non-combat related incident in Iraq, officials said.

LCS crew marooned in Singapore on an open-ended deployment

The embarked crew of the littoral combat ship Coronado, forward deployed to Singapore, was supposed…

Remembering Lt. Gen. Hal Moore: Read the moving eulogy delivered by his eldest son

Hal Moore’s life was a love story. Now, love. Love is not the word that comes readily to mind when s…

Mattis to decide soon on U.S. troop levels in Afghanistan

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said he plans to make some decisions soon on whether to recommend…

New Houthi weapon emerges: a drone boat

The Houthi boat that attacked and hit a Saudi frigate Jan. 30 in the Red Sea, reported earlier as a…

Pentagon refutes reports Trump's Navy secretary pick is about to withdraw

Philip Bilden "remains fully committed," a spokesman for Defense Secretary James Mattis said Sunday.

Navy gives fleet commanders more control over who gets training — and when

The biggest challenge — and potential risk — for the Navy's new training program is that the fleet o…

Get to the fleet faster — Big changes coming to A schools

The Navy is pulling the trigger on radical changes to the way it trains the entire enlisted force. S…

Who gets it and when

The Navy this year is setting in motion a sweeping changes to the structure of the training pipeline…

Experts: Military readiness depends on better firepower

Analysts say upgrades and new research on munitions is needed to give U.S. forces the edge over pote…

Germany: No plans to add U.S. to group solving Ukraine crisis

Germany's foreign minister says there are no plans to add the U.S. to the group of countries that ha…

Senator wants answers on vacant POW/MIA recovery post

The director job has been open for nine months, leading to concerns about reform efforts in the offi…

Navy Launches beta sailor portal — first step to single login site seeks sailor feedback

Navy personnel officials officially kicked off a beta test of a new web portal that’s being develope…

Today in history: Marines, soliders land on Eniwetok

Also today, China launches a punitive expedition into the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.

White House denies reports of mobilizing National Guard for immigration roundups

Spokesman Sean Spicer says a draft memo that suggests the plan is not from the administration.

U.S. Navy test fires Trident missile as tensions heat up with Russia and North Korea

The U.S. Navy says it conducted a test launch of its Trident II D5 missile from an Ohio class ballis…

Thornberry: Sending more troops to Afghanistan won't mean a march back to war

The House Armed Services committee chairman says "artificial" caps on U.S. troop levels are hurting…

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