West Point Bans Cadet Pillow Fight After 30 InjuredCadet pillow fights like the bloody one that left 30 injured this summer will be banned and actions are being pursued against many of those involved, U.S. Military Academy officials said Wednesday.
Defiant Carson: Questions About West Point Story Are UnfairA defiant Ben Carson on Friday rejected the idea his past descriptions of receiving a scholarship offer to attend West Point were inaccurate, and called questions about the veracity of the story irrelevant to his campaign for president.
Obama: US Will Continue To 'Take Direct Action' By Ordering Drone StrikesIn a broad defense of his foreign policy, President Barack Obama declared Wednesday that the U.S. remains the world's most indispensable nation, even after a "long season of war," but argued for restraint before embarking on more military adventures.
National Security Analyst: US 'Just Not Swinging The Bat' On Foreign PolicyAs 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.
Obama To Outline More Limited Approach To Foreign PolicyConfronting 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.
Senator: Assaults Let Military Culture ContinueA senator says repeated sexual assaults in the military allow a culture to continue.
Soldier Charged with Videotaping West Point StudentsAn Army soldier has been charged with secretly photographing and videotaping women at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, including in a bathroom.
Lost Military Jacket Found On Post-Sandy NJ Beach Donna Gugger's heart was heavy as she sifted through the scattered debris and devastation left by Superstorm Sandy along the Jersey Shore. Pieces of broken furniture. Shards of metal. Chairs ripped off patios. Blue jeans tossed out of bureaus.
Gay Students Graduate Openly At Military Academies ay students at America's military service academies are wrapping up the first year when they no longer had to hide their sexual orientation, benefiting from the end of the "don't ask, don't tell" policy that used to bar them from seemingly ordinary activities like taking their partners openly to graduation events.
Biden Tells West Point Grads That End To Wars Gives U.S. New Flexibility Vice President Joe Biden said Saturday that the United States can now focus on new global challenges after a long decade of war in an election-year commencement address to jubilant graduates of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.