Throughout the month, military families are honored and recognized for their commitment and contributions in support of our military and nation.
Once Homeless, Reservist Recognized for Helping Female Vets Find Homes
Jaspen Boothe has fought homelessness and cancer, and now she's dedicated to helping female veterans find homes.
Lawmakers to Army: Don't Award Bergdahl Back Pay
One hundred lawmakers are urging the U.S. Army not to award Bowe Bergdahl any back pay for his time in Taliban captivity.
Investigators Find More Remains of US Soldier Killed in Niger
U.S. military investigators found more remains of the Army soldier killed in Niger, the Defense Department announced Tuesday.
US Navy Announces Selects for E-7 Chief Petty Officer in Fiscal 2016
The U.S. Navy recently identified more than 4,000 individuals tapped for advancement to chief petty officer in the next fisca...
Airman Who Staved Off Ambush in Afghanistan to Receive Air Force Cross
A combat controller who acted heroically by helping stave off an ambush in Afghanistan will receive the Air Force Cross
Missing Engine Parts Caused F-16 Crash Near DC, Air Force Says
Missing parts caused an engine failure that resulted in an F-16C crashing earlier this year near Washington, D.C., a report f...
A-29 Super Tucano Crashes Outside Moody, Pilots Eject
An A-29B Super Tucano attack aircraft slated for the Afghan air force crashed in a residential area outside Moody Air Force B...
Marine Dies in Parachute Accident in Arizona
A U.S. Marine died in a parachute accident in Arizona, prompting the Marine Corps to suspend certain types of jumps.
Everything You Need to Know About Trump's 2019 Budget Request
President Trump released his budget request for fiscal 2019, marking the first step in a months-long process.
Coast Guard Budget Would Fund 1st New Heavy Icebreaker in 40 Years
The service asked for about $11.7 billion in funding for 2019, an increase of $979 million over its previous request.
Army Investigating Deadly Heavy-Duty Truck Accident in Florida
Spc. Luis E. Garcia, a member of the 53rd Infantry Brigade, died in the three-vehicle accident on Jan. 19.
Marine Who Died in Arizona Parachute Accident Identified
Cpl. Alejandro Romero died in a double-bag static line parachute mishap Monday in Coolidge.
Army Identifies Soldiers Killed in Apache Helicopter Crash
The U.S. Army has identified two soldiers who were killed when the Apache helicopter they were flying crashed Saturday.
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SEAL Allegedly Shot Non-Combatants, Held Reenlistment Ceremony with Corpse
A Navy SEAL who allegedly stabbed a wounded ISIS fighter to death last year is also accused of shooting two noncombatants.
SEALs, Marines Charged in Strangling Murder of Green Beret in Mali
The charges against the four individuals were finalized yesterday, according to a release from Navy Region Mid-Atlantic.
Air Force Identifies Pilots Killed, Injured in Latest T-38 Trainer Crash
The crash was the 5th in 12 months involving a T-38.
First Woman Passes Army Special Forces Selection Process
A female soldier has made it through the selection process required for the U.S. Army Special Forces Qualification Course.
Maintenance Errors Preceded Horrific WC-130 Crash That Killed 9
Engine and maintenance issues documented in the aging aircraft raise more questions about the cause of the May 2 mishap.
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Facing Recruiting Shortfall, Army Brass Hit the Road in Search of New Warriors
The Army is targeting 22 major cities in an attempt to strengthen the service's connection with the American public.
Fathers of 3 Green Berets Killed in Jordan File Lawsuit Alleging Cover-Up
The fathers of three U.S. troops killed in Jordan compared the deaths of their sons to the murder of Jamal Khashoggi.
$699 Million Fort Bragg Construction Planned over 6 Years
Fort Bragg officials said there is no end in sight for growth at the nation's largest military installation.
Judge Allows Class-Action Lawsuit by Mentally Ill Veterans
Thousands of vets of recent war who developed PTSD but were denied VA benefits were given a green light to sue the military.
Petty Officer Gets 2-Year Sentence After Assaulting Sailor, Strangling Civilian
A USS Ronald Reagan aviation ordnanceman has been sentenced to two years in prison.
Senators Push for USS Thresher Memorial in Arlington National Cemetery
USS Thresher sank off the coast of New England April 10, 1963. The submarine was built at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard.
Air Force News
Air Force Academy Cadet Accused of Cocaine Use Faces Court-martial
Junior cadet and football recruit Ethan Walton faces a maximum sentence of five years for the drug charge.
California Air National Guard Units Called In to Fight Wildfires
The California Air National Guard is assisting in firefighting efforts across the state as citizens flee two wildfires.
F-35 Tests Out Tech that Keeps Pilots from Crashing Into the Ground
A technology that can help prevent pilots from colliding with the ground has begun its initial testing on the F-35 JSF.
Marine Corps News
Marines Hope to Prevent Mass Shootings by Stressing FBI Reporting
The Marine Corps recently put out a message to ensure that commanders report "criminal justice information" to the FBI.
Trump Visits Marines, Talks at Veterans' Event
The president and first lady Melania Trump spent about 40 minutes at the Washington, D.C. Marine Barracks compound.
Couple, Homeless Marine Vet Charged in Charitable Scam
A tale of a homeless man using his last $20 to help a stranded woman buy gas was a complete lie, a prosecutor said.
Coast Guard News
Multi-agency Drug Sweep Nets 49 Arrests, $500M in Cocaine: Coast Guard
The Coast Guard seized 226 tons of cocaine last year and brought in 708 suspected drug smugglers.
$500 Million of Cocaine Seized by Coast Guard Delivered to Port Everglades
The U.S. Coast Guard unloaded about 18.5 tons of cocaine, seized in international waters in a series of interdictions.
Senate OKs Coast Guard Bill with Ballast Water Compromise
The plan, part of a $10.6 billion Coast Guard budget authorization bill, includes provisions sought by environmentalists.