Thursday, June 20, 2019

Navy SEAL killed in action posthumously awarded Silver Star, Purple Heart

A private memorial was held Thursday in honor of the Coronado-based U.S. Navy SEAL killed in Iraq on May 3. Petty Officer First Class Charles...

Defense Secretary Mattis tells sailors ‘you’re not some pu–y sitting on the sidelines’

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is well known for having delivered some controversial quotes in the past, and he uttered yet another during a speech last week...

Pentagon prepares to accept transgender recruits beginning in January, as Trump’s ban hangs in...

The U.S. military is preparing to accept transgender recruits for the first time beginning in January, the Pentagon said Wednesday, the latest signal that...

Destroyer’s name honors aviator who crash landed to save fellow pilot

BATH, Maine — Naval aviator Thomas Hudner watched helplessly as a fellow fighter pilot's plane turned into a death trap after a crash-landing behind...

White House physician, Dr. Ronny Jackson, will replace David Shulkin as Veterans Affairs secretary

President Donald Trump on Wednesday named White House physician Ronny Jackson as his pick to replace Veteran Affairs Secretary David Shulkin. The president said in...

Green Beret Discovered SEALs’ Illicit Cash. Then He Was Killed.

Logan Melgar hadn’t had a drink on June 4. The Green Beret sergeant’s dry day became a key to unraveling the narrative spun by the...

US Navy dismisses 7th Fleet commander after deadly mishaps

The U.S. Navy has dismissed the commander of its 7th Fleet from duty after the fleet suffered its second deadly mishap in less than...

‘There’s a war coming,’ Marine Corps general warns US troops

A Marine Corps commandant on Thursday warned U.S. troops stationed in Norway to be prepared for a coming war. “I hope I’m wrong, but there’s...

Trump’s choice to be Navy secretary withdraws

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's choice to be secretary of the Navy, businessman Philip Bilden, said Sunday he was withdrawing from consideration for...

Navy IDs one dead, 9 missing USS McCain sailors; suspends search

The search efforts for the U.S. sailors who went missing after the USS John S. McCain destroyer collided off the coast of Singapore was...

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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...