By virtue of its military might, the United States has the unique ability to quickly—and credibly—place its most intractable adversaries under existential threat.
A review of the Defense Department released Tuesday found significant failures throughout the military to report violent offenders to federal law enforcement, a breakdown that allowed Air Force veteran Devin Kelley to purchase the firearms he used to commit a massacre in Texas last month.
The U.S. Air Force is meeting with industry this month to discuss options for upgrading engines on its B-52 bombers. When is the last time a military service decided to buy new engines for a combat aircraft that has been in service more than 60 years?
As North Korea's provocations push the US and its allies to take steps to increase pressure on the rouge state, China appears to be growing increasingly uneasy.
The US surface fleet may not be adequately trained for high-intensity combat, four experienced former skippers and the former deputy secretary of defense warned a US Naval Institute conference here on Monday.
A Navy captain who once commanded a destroyer squadron attached to the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson is the latest to face charges in military court in connection with the long-running "Fat Leonard" scandal.
Every day for more than three years, the U.S.-led coalition bombed Islamic State targets in Iraq and Syria, for a total of nearly 30,000 strikes. But on Nov. 26, not a single airstrike was launched.
Women are the fastest growing demographic among veterans, but the hospitals that treat them don't have enough female doctors, perform enough outreach or offer sufficient counseling and addiction recovery services for them, women vets told the Herald.
Afghanistan's intelligence agency announced Tuesday that a series of joint U.S.-Afghan operations had killed a top leader of the extremist al-Qaeda network along with scores of other members.
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, on his first visit to Pakistan in that role, called on its top military and civilian officials Monday to "redouble" efforts to prevent Islamist militants from using the country as a refuge and a launchpad for attacks on Afghanistan and elsewhere.