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February 9, 2018
A F-22 Raptor at Langley Air Force Base in Hampton, Va., June 26, 2012. (Ian C. Bates/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Their View: The U.S. Air Force's big enemy is its empty cockpits
February 9, 2018 - 10:16am
February 7, 2018
FILE PHOTO: President Trump, center left, shakes hands with Emmanuel Macron, France's president, as other world leaders look on during a summit of world leaders at the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) in Brussels in July. Bloomberg photo by Jasper Juinen.
Trump's 'marching orders' to the Pentagon: Plan a grand military parade
February 7, 2018 - 7:36am
January 31, 2018
Lawmakers vote down lower drinking age for military members
January 31, 2018 - 10:57am
January 30, 2018
A teacher called members of the military 'the lowest of our low.' People were furious.
January 30, 2018 - 6:55am
January 29, 2018
A portion of the Strava Labs heat map from Beirut, made by tracking activities.   Screenshot from https://labs.strava.com/heatmap
US soldiers are revealing sensitive and dangerous information by jogging
January 29, 2018 - 6:46am
January 27, 2018
Sylvan Vigness, right, speaks with U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds at the Purple Heart Medal Ceremony for Vigness on Saturday in Flandreau. Vigness is a World War II veteran. (Photo courtesy of the office of U.S. Sen. Rounds.)
South Dakota WWII veteran set to receive Purple Heart medal
January 27, 2018 - 4:12pm
January 25, 2018
Lawmaker proposes lower drinking age for members of military
January 25, 2018 - 10:15am
January 18, 2018
A B-52H Stratofortress bomber prepares to land at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, on January 16, 2018.  U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Richard P. Ebensberger
In a rarity, the Air Force temporarily deploys three kinds of bombers to the Pacific
January 18, 2018 - 10:00am
January 1, 2018
A U.S. Navy photo of a medium-range ballistic missile target launched during a successful interception test at the Pacific Missile Range Facility on Kauai, Hawaii, Aug. 30, 2017. As tensions between the United States and North Korea continue to simmer, Hawaii will start a statewide test on Dec. 1 of a Cold War-era early warning system designed to inform its residents of an impending nuclear attack. (Latonja Martin/U.S. Navy via The New York Times)
North Korea leader says he has 'nuclear button' but won't use unless threatened
January 1, 2018 - 10:57am
December 15, 2017
U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds
ROUNDS: Broken budget system wastes taxpayer dollars, hurts military
December 15, 2017 - 9:00am
December 11, 2017
Officials see weapons threat as North Korea gains biotech expertise
December 11, 2017 - 10:43am
December 7, 2017
Jerry Yellin in 2015, after attending the Air and Space Conference and National Convention in Washington. Courtesy of the United States Department of Defense.
This fighter pilot flew the last mission over Japan in WWII. Then he learned to love his enemy.
December 7, 2017 - 10:31am
December 5, 2017
A peregrine falcon.  Frank Doyle/U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Military funding a study of peregrine falcons to build drone killer
December 5, 2017 - 11:16am
December 4, 2017
Analysis: In return to cold war posture, US sending sub hunting planes to Iceland
December 4, 2017 - 10:46am
November 17, 2017
Navy says genitalia air display 'absolutely unacceptable'
November 17, 2017 - 4:12pm
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