Modernizing Security Clearance Renewal
Do we need changes in how we gain and renew security clearance in the near future?
Air Force Enlisted Ranks
Enlisted Air Force ranks are broken down into 3 levels: Airmen, Non-Commissioned Officers & Senior Non-Commissioned Officers
Air Force Officer Ranks
Air Force officer ranks are divided into three sections
Army Ranks For Enlisted Personnel
There are 13 enlisted Army ranks starting with Private up to Sergeant Major of the Army.
Army Officer Ranks
Army officer ranks are in three tiers: company grade, field grade and general.
Enlisted Navy Rates
Unlike other branches of the U.S. military, enlisted Navy ranks are organized according to rates.
Marine Corps Officer Ranks
Marine Corps ranks for officers are split into two tiers: Officer and General.
Enlisted Marine Corps Ranks
Enlisted Marine Corps ranks are broken down into three levels, Junior Enlisted, Non-Commissioned Officers, and Staff Non-Comm...
Coast Guard Officer Ranks
Coast Guard ranks are split into two tiers: Officer and Admiral.
Military Ranks and Insignia at a Glance
What are the U.S. military ranks? These are the Army ranks, Air Force ranks, Coast Guard ranks, Marine Corps and Navy ranks,...
Marcus Luttrell is the Lone Survivor
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The Man Who Shot Osama Faces Civilian Life
He is recognized as the man who shot Osama bin Laden, but "The Shooter" might be facing his biggest foe yet – finding a life...
Women Navy SEALs on the Horizon?
With recent legislation paving the way for women in the military partaking in combat roles, talk has turned to women joining...
Green Beret Translates in the Emergency Room
The Green Beret language program is intensive, and as it turns out, those skills proved helpful for a Soldier in a civilian r...
Wargame Spotlight: 'Tomorrow's War'
As a science fiction evolution of Ambush Alley Game's "Force on Force," "Tomorrow's War" is a fresh take on tabletop warfare.
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The carrier deployed in April 2019. Last week, the ship arrived in Hawaii before making its final trek to San Diego.
This Lawmaker Is the Only Veteran on the Team Arguing for Trump’s Impeachment
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DoD to Announce New Base Security Measures Worldwide in Wake of Pensacola Shooting
Esper will provide Naval Air Station Pensacola leadership with a preview of new security measures being developed.
Army IDs Green Beret Killed During Free Fall Training Exercise
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Air Force Two-Star Fired Amid Investigation into Misconduct Allegations
The investigation is ongoing.
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Army Cancels $45 Billion Bradley Replacement Competition After Only One Bid Qualified
Two past efforts to replace the Bradley in 2009 and 2014 were canceled for cost-associated reasons.
US Veteran Among Alleged White Supremacists Arrested Before Gun Rally
The three men were believed to be planning to attend the pro-gun rally planned for Monday in Richmond.
Families of 82nd Airborne Soldiers Warned About Social Media Use After Threats
Family of soldiers deployed with the 82nd Airborne are being warned of "menacing" messages they might get on social media.
Navy to Name Aircraft Carrier for Pearl Harbor Hero Miller
Miller was the first African American to receive the Navy Cross for valor.
Ex-Guantanamo Commander Convicted of Lying about Man's Death
A jury convicted Capt. Nettleton of obstruction of justice, concealing material facts, and making false statements.
Appeals Court Overturns Former Naval Academy Midshipman's Sexual Assault Conviction
Court documents called the 2016 incident "an alcohol-fueled sexual encounter."
Air Force News
US, Japan Defense Officials Discuss How to Address Chemical Contamination Near American Bases
Tokyo officials detected the chemicals, commonly known as PFOS and PFOA, in two wells near Yokota Air Base.
The B-52 Will No Longer Carry Certain Nuclear Weapons. Here's Why
The B-52 Stratofortress will no longer carry the B61-7 and B83-1 nuclear gravity bombs as it prepares to carry the new long-r...
After Military Social Media Flubs, 4-Star Promises Improvements
One of the Pentagon's top officers says the military still has a long way to go to reach Americans online effectively.
Marine Corps News
Marine's Moving Truck Gets Stolen with His Father's Ashes Inside
Surveillance footage from the hotel parking lot shows the thieves getting into the truck and driving away.
Marines to Get New Lightweight Polymer Ammo for 'Ma Deuce' Machine Gun
The Marine Corps has inked a $10M contract with MAC LLC for new lightweight polymer machine-gun ammunition.
After Fatal Aircraft Collision, Marines Will Get Better Emergency Signal Devices
In 2020, every Marine squadron will receive new signaling devices that automatically activate when they touch water.
Coast Guard News
Coast Guard Wrapping Up Study on Why Minority Members Leave the Service
The Coast Guard will wrap up a study examining why minority service members are leaving its ranks.
Coast Guard Helps Rescue Fishermen After Capsized Boat Found off Oregon Coast
Three fishermen were rescued Tuesday night after the U.S. Coast Guard found their boat capsized near Coos Bay, Oregon.
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