U.S. Military Academy

Midshipmen from the Naval Academy await their turn to have their baggage inspected by a new screening machine during a random baggage check at BWI airport 21 November 2001 in Baltimore, MD  As Americans travel during the Thanksgiving weekend, security is high at airports following the 11 September 2001 terrorist attacks on US soil.  (Photo by HEATHER HALL/AFP/Getty Images)

Faster Airport Screening Set for Military Students

Students of four U.S. military service academies are now eligible for expedited airport screening.


President Barack Obama makes a statement about military troop pullout from Afghanistan at the Rose Garden of the White House on May 27, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

National Security Analyst: US ‘Just Not Swinging The Bat’ On Foreign Policy

As the nation emerges from more than a decade of war, President Barack Obama is seeking to recast U.S. foreign policy as an endeavor aimed at building international consensus and avoiding unilateral overreach.


President Barack Obama walks across the South Lawn after returning to the White House aboard Marine One, on May 26, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Obama To Outline More Limited Approach To Foreign Policy

Confronting critics of his foreign policy, President Barack Obama will soon outline a strategy for his final years in office that aims to avoid overreach as the second of the two wars he inherited comes to a close.


File photo of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md (credit: usna.edu)

Report: ‘Culture of Disrespect’ Fuels Academy Sex Assaults

A culture of bad behavior and disrespect among athletes at U.S. military academies is one part of the continuing problem of sexual assaults at the schools, according to a new Defense Department report that comes in the wake of scandals that rocked teams at all three academies last year.


File photo of Cadets of The United States Military Academy. (credit: Lee Celano/Getty Images)

Military Academy Sports to Go on Despite Shutdown

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has decided that football games and other sports will go on at the military service academies this weekend, and continue through the end of the month, despite the government shutdown.


File photo of modern West Point uniforms (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Soldier Charged with Videotaping West Point Students

An Army soldier has been charged with secretly photographing and videotaping women at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, including in a bathroom.