Thursday, January 24, 2019

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...

Pentagon: ‘Troubling’ lapses in giving criminal data to FBI

WASHINGTON – The Pentagon's watchdog agency said Tuesday it found a "troubling" number of failures this year by military law enforcement agencies to...

The Army has officially ditched its plans for a new, short-term rifle replacement

The Army has officially scrapped its search for a short-term replacement for the M4/M16 rifle platform. Funds for the Interim Combat Service Rifle have been...

Michael Flynn charged in Russia investigation, guilty plea expected

Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn has been charged in the special counsel's Russia investigation with making false statements to the FBI and is...

US troops get freeze-dried plasma for battlefield bloodshed

RALEIGH, N.C. – All of the U.S. military's special operations fighters sent off to warzones and raids now have an essential addition to their...

White House military office fires three Army NCOs for improper contacts with foreign females

Three military personnel have been reassigned from their White House jobs amid allegations that they had improper contact with foreign women while traveling with...

John H. Cushman, Army general who brought new flexibility to military planning, dies at...

John H. Cushman, a retired Army lieutenant general who received multiple battlefield commendations for heroism during the Vietnam War and who later sought to...

Soldier Admits To Raping And Fatally Strangling 9-Month-Old Daughter

Police were called out on Tuesday to a normally quiet neighborhood near Exit 1 to help a family giving CPR to a child. What...

Pentagon pays for service member’s gender reassignment surgery

An active-duty service member has undergone gender reassignment surgery, the Pentagon said Tuesday. Defense Department spokesman Dana White said in a statement that the military's...

Senate to explore president’s unchecked nuclear authority

WASHINGTON – Here's a question rarely raised before Donald Trump ran for the White House: If the president ordered a pre-emptive nuclear strike, could...

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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...