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Russia, U.S. could resume communicating about Syria strikes, ambassador says

But Russia needs to be sure both countries 'continue the same fight,' the ambassador said.

Senator: Trump won't let North Korea build missile to reach US

A senior Republican senator says he emerged from a dinner meeting with Donald Trump confident the pr…

Education Secretary DeVos tours Virginia school to stress needs of military children

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Tuesday highlighted the need to help the children of military fam…

Cost of US Marine Corps CH-53K helicopter program grows to $27.7B

The cost of the CH-53K program has grown, but the service has 160 ideas for finding savings.

Bills would expand VA telehealth services across state lines

Current rules limit internet or phone appointments for veterans who live in remote areas.

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Russia, U.S. could resume communicating about Syria strikes, ambassador says

But Russia needs to be sure both countries 'continue the same fight,' the ambassador said.

Senator: Trump won't let North Korea build missile to reach US

A senior Republican senator says he emerged from a dinner meeting with Donald Trump confident the pr…

Education Secretary DeVos tours Virginia school to stress needs of military children

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Tuesday highlighted the need to help the children of military fam…

Cost of US Marine Corps CH-53K helicopter program grows to $27.7B

The cost of the CH-53K program has grown, but the service has 160 ideas for finding savings.

Bills would expand VA telehealth services across state lines

Current rules limit internet or phone appointments for veterans who live in remote areas.

US criticizes Turkey for striking Kurds in Iraq, Syria

The Trump administration is sharply criticizing Turkey for attacking Kurdish militants in Syria and…

Afghan official: Taliban kill 8 police in northern province

The Taliban overran three security checkpoints in Afghanistan's northern Takhar province, killing ei…

Iraqi troops capture largest neighborhood in western Mosul

Iraqi troops on Tuesday drove out Islamic State militants from the largest neighborhood in the weste…

Lawmakers suggest former Trump aide Flynn broke US law

President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, appeared to break U.S. law…

Trump announces two more nominees for Pentagon spots

President Donald Trump announced his intention to nominate Robert Story Karem as assistant secretary…

Trump picks veteran Marine general to lead Secret Service

Retired Maj. Gen. Randolph Alles, an Iraq War veteran, to take over the embattled agency.

'Terminal Lance' creator awarded by the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation

Maximilian Uriarte was honored for his graphic novel 'The White Donkey'

NATO intercepts of Russian aircraft are at the highest point since the Cold War

Roughly 780 intercepts of Russian aircraft nearing NATO ally airspace in Europe occurred in 2016, an…

Turkey hits Kurdish areas in Iraq's Sinjar, northeast Syria

Turkish warplanes carried out airstrikes on Tuesday against suspected Kurdish rebel positions in nor…

Seoul: North Korea holds drill to mark military anniversary

South Korea's military said Tuesday that North Korea held major live-fire drills in an area around i…

Pence thanks US military members during stop in Hawaii

Vice President Mike Pence ended his trip to Asia on Monday with a thanks to U.S. service members bas…

Missile submarine joins US naval 'armada' in Korea

It may not be “far more powerful than the aircraft carrier” — as President Trump said in a recent in…

US Air Force F-35As land in Estonia [Update]

Two F-35As, accompanied by about 20 supporting airmen, arrived at Ämari Air Base, Estonia, on Tuesda…

House majority leader: Strikes on Syria, ISIS highlight need for military readiness investment

Rep. Kevin McCarthy on the way forward for Congress when it comes to military funding.

Astronaut breaks US space record, gets call from Trump

Astronaut Peggy Whitson broke the U.S. record Monday for most time in space and talked up Mars durin…

Afghan army chief, defense minister resign following attack

Afghanistan's army chief and defense minister resigned on Monday, following a Taliban attack over th…

In call to Trump, Chinese leader urges restraint over North Korea

As the world braces for a possible North Korean nuclear test, Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday…

South Korea, allies brace for North Korea follow-up act

North Korea marks the founding anniversary of its military on Tuesday, and South Korea and its allie…

GAO urges caution on economic order quantity buy for F-35 jet

A report released today by the Government Accountability Office warns lawmakers against authorizing…

Shutdown showdown centers on border wall

With a partial government shutdown looming, White House and congressional Democrats are staring each…

Top officials say US must confront Russia for arming Taliban

The United States must confront Russia for providing weapons to the Taliban for use against American…

Haley warns North Korea about attacking US base or testing ICBM

The United States could strike North Korea if it attacks a U.S. military base or tests an interconti…

Former House Veterans' Affairs chairman returns to DC as lobbyist

Jeff Miller, who served eight terms as a Florida representative, will now work on the private side o…

Mattis in Afghanistan amid calls for troop increase

The U.S. defense secretary will meet with top Afghan and American leaders.

This week in Congress: Staring down the shutdown threat

Defense and veterans hearings on Capitol Hill for the week of April 24.

Saudi king names son as US envoy as ties boosted with Trump

Saudi Arabia's King Salman issued a decree late Saturday naming one of his sons, an air force pilot…

North Korea detains US citizen, the 3rd American being held there

North Korea has detained a U.S. citizen, officials said Sunday, bringing to three the number of Amer…

US officials say pirates have returned to waters off Somalia

Pirates have returned to the waters off Somalia, but the spike in attacks on commercial shipping doe…

Shutdown deadline looms over Congress' return

There’s a lot of optimism in Congress that when it returns from recess on Monday, it can quickly rea…