Helicopters and missiles and tanks, oh my!
Japan has launched the second in its new class of helicopter carrier -- the largest Japanese ships since World War II -- in a Thursday ceremony in Yokohama.
New Defense Department guidelines allow commanders to punish journalists and treat them as "unprivileged belligerents" if they believe journalists are sympathizing or cooperating with the enemy.
Now all it needs is a nickname instead of 'LATV'
Americans like to think the nation takes good care of their veterans. Its actual record for doing so is spotty at best, as recent VA hospital scandals demonstrate. Nevertheless, one category of veterans always lands on its feet after it hangs up the
It's no surprise that the US military is a mighty organization, but this map, found in Bank of America's "Transforming World" atlas, dramatizes exactly how enormous our defense budget is in context:
The United States will deploy F-22 fighter jets to Europe very soon as part of a broader effort to support eastern European members of the NATO alliance unnerved by Russia's intervention in Ukraine, Air Force Secretary Deborah James said on Monday.
Residents of Japanese island oppose relocation of controversial Futenma facility to Cape Henoko
Four-star General Ray Odierno retired from his position as U.S. Army chief of staff on Friday. Now, less than a week after mustering out, he's cashing in. The former general has taken a job as a senior adviser to the investment firm JPMorgan Chase.
The contravention of the president's orders indicates that there is a profound problem with the state of democracy in America
An armed veteran slipped through a side door of a federal building on Friday and shot a security guard in the head, killing him, before killing himself, police said.
Troops from at least 10 countries including Russia and Kazakhstan will join an unprecedented military parade in Beijing next month to commemorate China's victory over Japan during World War Two, Chinese officials said.
The Chinese and Russian navies are gearing up for their largest-ever joint exercises, slated to begin Thursday in the Pacific with more than 20 ships and featuring anti-submarine operations as well as a joint-beach landing.
Two women have passed the course that feeds the Rangers, the Army's Special Ops force. But they can't serve until the Army drops its ban on women in combat.
The US military will be expanding their disastrous drone program by 50% in the next four years, bringing the number of daily drone flights from 61 to 90.
Imagine you possess the 15th-largest economy in the world.
The US has the largest and most powerful Air Force in the world.
Insists Military Exercises on Russian Border 'Enhance Security'
Conquering Russia in War Not 'a Sure Bet'
They call it Flimmer
From "The Day the Earth Stood Still" to "Close Encounters of the Third Kind" to "E.T.," pop culture is filled with stories about friendly, curious extraterrestrials visiting Earth to learn more about mankind.
What's Jade Helm For? Military Train Convoys Spotted "Stretching As Far As Eye Can See"
Since the start of the controversial massive realistic training exercise known as Jade Helm, news on what is actually happening within the exercise has become almost non-existent.
Air Force Lt. Col. John Burton was assigned to evaluate the usefulness of the Bradley Infantry Fighting Vehicle, an Army troop carrier/scout vehicle that, in its final redesign, was effectively a deathtrap for its occupants.
Future wars will take place in low Earth orbit ... and anywhere there's a Wi-Fi connection
Researchers have developed technology that allows students to control robots through a cap that detects the faint electrical activity of their brains
It's much, much bigger
Iranian military leader: 'Only the dead body of the American troops realizes the power of' Iran
The returned soldier's legal proceedings are beset by the red meat rhetoric of GOP primary season.
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