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Mattis asks for answers in spike of non-combat troop deaths

WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is looking into whether the military has an inability to say "no," and whether that culture may...

Northrop Grumman Acquires Missile Maker Orbital ATK in $7.8 Billion Deal

There's a powerful new partnership in the defense industry.Global security firm Northrop Grumman announced today that it had acquired aerospace defense company Orbital ATK...

Here’s How Mattis Will Implement Trump’s Transgender Troop Ban For Now

Secretary of Defense James Mattis will allow transgender service members to re-enlist in the U.S. military while he develops a more permanent policy which...

Senate expected to pass $700 billion defense policy bill

WASHINGTON -- The Senate is poised to pass a defense policy bill that pumps $700 billion into the Pentagon budget, expands U.S. missile defenses...

Protesters gather in kayaks outside Pentagon

The World Beyond War movement on Sunday held a "Flotilla for Peace" event in front of the Pentagon, featuring speakers including Chelsea Manning, Seymour...

Protesters gather in kayaks outside Pentagon

The World Beyond War movement on Sunday held a "Flotilla for Peace" event in front of the Pentagon, featuring speakers including Chelsea Manning, Seymour...

US Ambassador Haley: UN is Out of Options Regarding DPRK Threat

On Sunday, the US Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, said that the US Security Council has exhausted its options on containing North...

Tit-for-Tat in a Tete-a-Tete: Cambodia Stops US MIA Searches After Visa...

Military & Intelligence Get short URL Cambodia has shut down Pentagon programs in the southeast Asian country searching for the remains of US Vietnam...

Transgender troops can re-enlist for now, new guidance says

New guidance released Friday by the Pentagon makes it clear that any transgender troops currently in the military can re-enlist in the next several...

Alleged Daesh Evacuation by US May Prompt ‘Political Earthquake’ if Confirmed

If the information on the evacuation of Daesh (ISIS/ISIL) field commanders by the US military is proven to be true and there's confirmation that...