Friday, December 6, 2019

US fighter jets ‘head-butt’ Russian jets in Syria, US official says

A pair of U.S. Air Force stealth fighter jets intercepted two Russian attack jets in Syria, an area off-limits to Russian jets based on...

Pentagon to allow transgender people to enlist in military

WASHINGTON – The Pentagon is allowing transgender people to enlist in the military beginning Jan. 1, despite President Donald Trump's opposition. The new policy reflects...

3 Soldiers 1 Airman Among Those Fired From White House Detail: Investigation Underway

Four U.S. military service members assigned to the White House were removed from their positions this week after violating curfew while in Panama. The three...

AF announces Operation Colony Glacier casualty recovery

The Air Force announced June 3 the name of a service member who has been recovered from a C-124 Globemaster II that was lost...

Military seeks new ways to punish bad online behavior

WASHINGTON — Skeptical Congress members on Tuesday pressed senior military leaders to take more aggressive action to prevent and punish inappropriate online activity by...

Air Force removes posters displayed for 6 years at Langley Air Force Base following...

Several posters that had been on display for at least six years were removed from a wall at Langley Air Force Base after the...

Air Force struggles to remove Humvee left on muddy remote road in Montana

The High Mobility Multipurpose Utility Vehicle, also known as the HMMV or Humvee, boasts 37-inch tires, climbs up to a 40 percent grade and...

Mattis: Transgender members in U.S. military will serve until study completed

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Tuesday current policy regarding transgender personnel serving in the military would remain in place...

Pentagon issues data on sexual assault reports at its bases

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military on Friday disclosed for the first time base-by-base data on sexual assault reports, showing a higher number of...

Investigation starts on why the Army didn’t award Medal of Honor to Green Beret

The Pentagon’s top watchdog has launched an investigation into the case of a Green Beret war hero who was recommended for the nation’s highest...

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Soldier Saves Man’s Life with Hoodie, Ink Pen…except, he didn’t

The story was ready-made for an Army public affairs splash – “hero soldier uses ingenuity, hoodie, and an ink pen to save man’s life.”...

Doctor caught dyeing his patient’s genitals now practices at Fort Polk

A former Mesa County, Colorado gynecologist who dyed a patient's vagina purple in what he called a "joke" has avoided jail time as part...

Legal and ethical questions surround rapping recruiter’s viral video

2018 has been a tough year for U.S. Army Recruiting Command. After failing to meet the fiscal year recruiting mission at the end of...