The second mass shooting at Fort Hood on Wednesday is reigniting the gun debate for many with strong feelings about whether weapons should be able to be carried on base. For many civilians, the surprise is the reluctance of many service members and military leaders to change the rule that forbids on-base carry. Four dead […]
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will detail new protections and payouts for troops victimized by questionable mortgage practices at a press conference Tuesday afternoon, according to a senior administration official.
YELM, Wash. — After six tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan, Staff Sgt. Aaron Heliker’s luck ran out.
Navy leaders have mandated that promotion boards must consider candidates’ alcohol-related incidents, top leaders said here Monday, a move that could help curtail problem drinkers in the fleet.
Vienna, Austria (CNN) — The United States and other countries agreed Tuesday to resume negotiations with Iran over its nuclear program.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — U.S. military investigators have recommended that four more American troops be court-martialed in connection with the suicide of their fellow infantryman who shot himself in a guard tower in southern Afghanistan, the U.S. military said Tuesday.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Efforts to forge a deal that will govern the American military presence in Afghanistan beyond a planned U.S troop withdrawal in 2014 are faltering, current and former Afghan officials said on Monday.
KANDAHAR AIR FIELD, Afghanistan – The sniper team was in a hurry. The sun was up and they weren’t in position yet. Staff Sgt. Donald Thompson took the lead as they passed through a gate and into an orange grove.