The U.S. Army is slashing the number of combat brigades from 45 to 33, and shifting thousands of soldiers out of bases around the county
A U.S. senator has written the Russian ambassador urging Moscow to turn over former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden.
The yellow ribbons, some tattered, some faded, can be seen long before State Highway 75 spills into Hailey, Idaho
U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski has called on the Pentagon to increase oversight and accountability of military service academy superintendents in response to increasing rates of sexual assaults.
A senior police official says militants attacked a military convoy with rocket-propelled grenades and other heavy weapons in northwest Pakistan, killing six soldiers.
Senators are seeking cost-cutting opportunities in the Pentagon’s $400 billion program for the next-generation F-35
President Barack Obama will renew his call to reduce the world’s nuclear stockpiles during a speech in Berlin today.
The U.S. Naval Academy’s superintendent has decided to move ahead with proceedings in a sexual assault case involving football players and a female midshipman.
Women may be able to start training as Army Rangers by mid-2015 and as Navy SEALs a year later under plans set to be announced by the Pentagon that would slowly bring women into thousands of combat jobs, including those in elite special operations forces.
An Army Ranger was found dead on the ground with parachute cords wrapped around his neck after a routine training jump in southeast Georgia
The top official at the U.S. Military Academy improperly allowed subordinates to give driving lessons, didn’t properly compensate those who worked at a charity dinner and misused his position to obtain cat care, according to a report from Pentagon investigators.
A Fort Hood soldier is accused of paying a woman to have sex with him, the latest in a string of sexual misconduct cases that have beset the U.S. armed forces.
The former commander of the USS Sterett says his orders were to prevent a band of Somali pirates from taking four American hostages with them from their yacht to shore. He says his crew, though, wasn’t authorized to use lethal force.
The Air Force is putting a female two-star general in charge of a reorganized sexual assault prevention office.
Sen. Claire McCaskill says she’s going to continue to block the nomination of Air Force Lt. Gen. Susan Helms
Georgia’s Defense Ministry says at least six Georgian soldiers have been killed in an attack by insurgents in Afghanistan.
The family of an American prisoner of war captured four years ago in Afghanistan says it has received a letter it believes was written by him.