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July 27, 2017
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S., June 13, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein
No changes to military's transgender policy yet, top U.S. general says
17 hours 49 min ago
July 26, 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks to U.S. military personnel at Naval Air Station Sigonella following the G7 Summit, in Sigonella, Sicily, Italy, May 27, 2017. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi/File Photo
Here's how many trans people serve in the U.S. military
July 26, 2017 - 3:11pm
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump holds up a rainbow flag with "LGBT's for TRUMP" written on it at a campaign rally in Greeley, Colorado, U.S. October 30, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
Trump bans transgender people from military service; critics call it 'raw prejudice'
July 26, 2017 - 10:18am
July 14, 2017
Pentagon says head of Islamic State in Afghanistan killed
July 14, 2017 - 3:27pm
Amelia Earhart standing under the nose of her Lockheed Model 10-E Electra. WikiCommons image
Amelia Earhart reality check: The Japanese helped the U.S. look for the famed aviator
July 14, 2017 - 8:45am
July 9, 2017
Joshua Wheeldon shows his POW-MIA tattoo. (Kjell Redal/Seattle Times/TNS)
Loss, service, patriotism, resistance: Veterans' tattoos speak loudly
July 9, 2017 - 7:00am
July 5, 2017
The intercontinental ballistic missile Hwasong-14. North Korea appeared to have used a Chinese truck, originally sold for hauling timber, but converted for military use, to transport and erect the missile on Tuesday. KCNA / Reuters
What is North Korea trying to hit?
July 5, 2017 - 3:13pm
June 12, 2017
Afghan soldier kills 3 US soldiers, US official says
June 12, 2017 - 6:09pm
May 24, 2017
Zachary Boland, center, of Madison, Ala., died during Marine Corps boot camp Nov. 4. His mother Sam, left, and father Bob, right, say other recruits can learn from his death. CREDIT: Photo courtesy the Boland family
Their son died at Marine Corps boot camp. Now they have a message for other recruits.
May 24, 2017 - 1:28pm
May 23, 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump arrives at the Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport in Rome, Italy, May 23, 2017. REUTERS/Remo Casilli TPX
U.S. forces kill 7 suspected al-Qaida militants in new Yemen raid
May 23, 2017 - 3:42pm
April 19, 2017
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North Korean mock-up birthday video shows missiles blowing up U.S.
April 19, 2017 - 11:05am
April 15, 2017
The GBU-43/B, also known as the Massive Ordnance Air Blast, detonates during a test U.S., Nov. 21, 2003, at Elgin Air Force Base in Florida. U.S. Air Force photo / Reuters
Former Afghan president calls decision to drop massive U.S. bomb "treason"
April 15, 2017 - 9:39am
April 13, 2017
The GBU-43/B is launched from a MC-130E Combat Talon I at Eglain Air Force Base in Florida on November 21, 2003. REUTERS/U.S. Air Force photo/Handout/File photoplay button
U.S. unleashes 'mother of all bombs' for first time in Afghanistan
April 13, 2017 - 12:04pm
April 7, 2017
Brian Williams from "NBC Nightly News" answers a question during the panel for NBC News at the NBC Universal sessions of the Television Critics Association winter press tour in Pasadena, California in this January 10, 2010 file photo.play button
MSNBC's Brian Williams criticized for calling US missile strike 'beautiful'
April 7, 2017 - 3:09pm
April 6, 2017
David Backus of St. Paul went to France during the war and signed up with the "Aeronautique Militaire," the French air service, and Backus's certificate of brevetting as a "Pilote Aviateur" is on display in the new World War I exhibit at the Minnesota History Center in St. Paul, April 5, 2017.  Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Minnesota Historical Society opens World War I exhibit Saturday
April 6, 2017 - 7:21pm