About 81% of servicemembers decide not to remain in the military for 20 years until they are eligible to retire. This decision comes despite the many benefits of military service.
Some active-duty troops assigned to the U.S.-Mexico border have completed their missions and the Defense Department announced Monday that some units have started sending servicemembers back to their home bases.
The U.S. military has ended search operations for five missing Marine airmen involved in an accident off the coast of Japan five days ago, declaring all of them dead.
The errant "active shooter" alerts that placed the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center on lockdown last month appear to have resulted from multiple miscommunications at the military complex in Bethesda, Md., that houses the prestigious health facility, according to accounts from an installation spokesman.
Last year, sales of the top-100 arms producing and military services companies increased 2.5%, reaching a total of $398.2 billion.
The search for five Marines who went missing early Thursday after their KC-130 Hercules aerial tanker collided midair with an F/A-18 Hornet has moved into its third day in Japan.
Last week's magnitude 7.0 earthquake near Anchorage caused multiple problems at the sprawling Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, including damage to steel frameworks, ceilings, and sprinkler and heating systems, military officials said Friday.
December 7, Pearl Harbor Day, occurs every year. It’s a time to reflect on our history. It should also be a time for national security professionals to examine past surprise attacks, especially the horrendous attacks on 9/11 that killed some 3,000 innocent civilians.