Military

The historic under secretary wants to do more to retain mid-career women — and ensure that anyone willing and able to serve is welcome.
Two radio hosts have raised more than $5,000 to help fulfill Millton Andrew Munson's final request.
Aiden Bilyard, who was known to online sleuths as #HarvardSweats, smashed out a window at the Capitol and attacked law enforcement.
Lawmakers are rushing to pass a $778 billion defense authorization bill for next year, but are dithering over $170 billion annually for the Build Back Better Act.
"When I’m in a parking lot, I can feel my sniper looking at me through the scope of their gun. My body gets hot and I begin to sweat."
Gen. Mark Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, confirmed China's test of a hypersonic weapon system.
A controversial Pentagon program is fast-tracking shipments of surplus military gear to police departments that claim to be preparing for climate disasters. The consequences could be deadly.
After presiding over George W. Bush’s invasion of Iraq, in his later years Colin Powell turned his back on Republicans as his party swung to the right.
There are 15 Marines at the hospital in Bethesda, Maryland, who were wounded in an Aug. 26 suicide bombing at the Kabul airport.
Military service members must immediately begin to get the COVID-19 vaccine, Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin said in a memo.
"Did you see how the Taliban rolled through the streets and took back their county [sic]?" Robert O'Neill tweeted Thursday.
In his 2015 book, Wisconsin congressional candidate Derrick Van Orden wrote about two women who were shocked at what he had to show them.
That deadline could be pushed up if the vaccine receives final FDA approval or infection rates continue to rise.
President Joe Biden said last week that all federal employees and contractors must be vaccinated or face weekly testing.
Despite an investigation by the FBI, Pvt. Felix Hall’s killers were never brought to justice after his murder.
Daniel Hale said guilt over participating in lethal drone strikes in Afghanistan led him to leak government secrets about the program to a reporter.
Shawn McCaffrey enlisted and then graduated from boot camp just as the Pentagon was claiming to aggressively confront extremism in the ranks.
For the first time, a female sailor has successfully completed the grueling 37-week training course to become a Naval Special Warfare combatant-craft crewman.
“They’re not going to f**king succeed.” In a new book excerpt, Gen. Mark Milley said he was afraid that Donald Trump would try to use the military to stay in office after losing the 2020 election.
“I will not send another generation of Americans to war in Afghanistan.” President Joe Biden announced the 20 year-long military mission in Afghanistan will end by Aug. 31.