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U.S.-backed Syrian fighters reach ISIS-held dam in north Syria

U.S.-backed Syrian fighters reached a major dam held by the Islamic State group in northern Syria Fr…

French fighter jets stage flyover over New York harbor for WWI anniversary

French Air Force fighter jets have staged a colorful flyover across New York Harbor.

U.S. command: Mosul airstrikes were at the request of Iraq

An initial review of airstrikes over the past days indicates that the U.S.-led coalition has struck…

Ex-CIA chief Woolsey: Michael Flynn's firm discussed removing Turkish cleric from U.S.

The Wall Street Journal first reported Woolsey's comments and posted a video interview with him late…

McCain calls for Tillerson to be given team at State Department

U.S. Sen. John McCain is urging President Trump to nominate a team of senior officials at the State…

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U.S.-backed Syrian fighters reach ISIS-held dam in north Syria

U.S.-backed Syrian fighters reached a major dam held by the Islamic State group in northern Syria Fr…

French fighter jets stage flyover over New York harbor for WWI anniversary

French Air Force fighter jets have staged a colorful flyover across New York Harbor.

U.S. command: Mosul airstrikes were at the request of Iraq

An initial review of airstrikes over the past days indicates that the U.S.-led coalition has struck…

Ex-CIA chief Woolsey: Michael Flynn's firm discussed removing Turkish cleric from U.S.

The Wall Street Journal first reported Woolsey's comments and posted a video interview with him late…

McCain calls for Tillerson to be given team at State Department

U.S. Sen. John McCain is urging President Trump to nominate a team of senior officials at the State…

Senators want Sinai Peninsula reclassified as a war zone

The designation would allow hundreds of U.S. troops stationed there to get a break on payroll taxes.…

Trump thanks Medal of Honor recipients in Oval Office ceremony

One-third of the 75 living medal honorees attended the White House event.

Crash that killed Marine Top Gun pilot ruled an accident

Maj. R. Sterling Norton, 36, was killed when his Hornet crashed on July 28.

The Pentagon wants to keep ground troops in Libya and go on offense in Somalia

A top U.S. commander said he wants to continue pressuring Islamic State and al-Shabaab fighters.

DoD concerned with Chinese investments in US high-tech startups

A report commissioned by the Pentagon was circulated among senior Trump administration officials thi…

U.S. official: Syrian Arab and Kurdish fighters facing little resistance at Tabqa dam

A U.S. military spokesman says the Syrian Arab and Kurdish fighters airlifted into combat in northe…

U.S. coalition investigating reports of deadly Mosul airstrike

The U.S.-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group is investigating reports of an airstrike in…

Serbia says no to NATO on alliance's airstrikes anniversary

Serbia's prime minister pledged on Friday that the Balkan country will never join NATO or any other…

Justice Department investigates Rep. Duncan Hunter

The Justice Department is investigating California Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter for possible campai…

Once a fixed issue, the VA disability claims backlog is on the rise again

The problem of overdue first-time cases had been stable for a year before increasing in recent month…

VA urges 'hiring surge' to reduce veterans' appeals backlog

The Department of Veterans Affairs is warning of a rapidly growing backlog for veterans who seek to…

U.S. turns down Russia invitation to Afghan peace conference

The United States won't attend a multinational peace conference on Afghanistan next month in Russia,…

U.S. pilot describes challenges of bombing ISIS

The crowded skies over Islamic State-held territory have complicated U.S.-led airstrikes targeting t…

Vice president's wife to visit Naval Air Station Meridian

The wife of Vice President Mike Pence is planning to visit a Navy base in Mississippi.

Arizona DOT forces homeless veterans’ camp off state-owned property

The Arizona Department of Transportation posted a private property sign on a site near Loop 202 and…

Reports of Sangin’s fall are 'complete fabrication,' U.S. military insists

Rather, local security forces made a planned, deliberate withdrawal after months of heavy fighting l…

New amphibious landing tactics and technology

The Marine Corps will test drones, unmanned submarines and remote-control vehicles.

After delay, Trump's Air Force secretary pick to get Senate hearing

President Trump’s nominee for Air Force secretary is headed to the Senate for a hearing in the Senat…

Take that! Pyongyang lambastes Trump as too much like Obama

North Korea has a criticism of U.S. President Donald Trump he probably wasn't expecting: He's too mu…

Democrats blast GOP health care plan as dangerous for veterans

A change in the legislation this week appears to leave millions of veterans ineligible for tax credi…

Police: Random racist violence ends in death of black man

One was a neighborly black man who lived in a rooming house in New York's Garment District, liked to…

ISIS claims responsibility for London attack; U.K. PM defiant

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Thursday for an attack by a man who plowed an SUV int…

U.S. probes banking of ex-Trump campaign chief

U.S. Treasury Department agents have recently obtained information about offshore financial transact…

Spying claim by Intel chair renews fight over Russia probe

The House intelligence committee chairman privately apologized to his Democratic colleagues on Thurs…

Turkey warns Russia following sniper fire from Syria

A senior Turkish official says his country has warned Russia that Ankara will retaliate against any…

Syrian troops besiege Islamic State group stronghold

Syrian government forces are besieging the last Islamic State stronghold in the northern province of…

Taliban take Sangin in Afghanistan; 9 killed in north

The Taliban captured a key district center in Afghanistan's southern Helmand province on Thursday wh…

Human resources problems causing hiring, retention headaches for VA

Outside analysts say the new federal hiring freeze is complicating the problem even further.

Mattis: Expect U.S. troops in Iraq even after ISIS falls

The defense secretary told senators he opposes the idea of another quick military withdrawal from th…