Pentagon to Host Warrior Games This Summer at QuanticoWounded warriors from across the country will be converging on northern Virginia this summer for an Olympic-style competition.
New Defense Chief Vows To Protect Troops' Safety And DignityAsh Carter was sworn in as President Obama's fourth Secretary of Defense.
Report: Obama To Ask For Big Increase To Pentagon BudgetPentagon documents obtained by the AP reveal the president will ask Congress for $534 billion to fund the Defense Department, a nearly 8 percent increase over last year. Obama will ask for $534 billion for the core budget of Defense Department
Al Qaeda Threatening To Execute American In Yemen Following US Raid To Free HimAl Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula is threatening to execute an American photojournalist.
Military Sex Assaults Up 8 PercentAnonymous survey suggest victims are becoming far more willing to come forward and seek help or file complaints than in years past.
Soldier from Maryland Killed in AfghanistanThe Pentagon says a soldier from Wicomico County is one of two who were killed in Afghanistan.
Top Candidate For Defense Job Bows OutSource reveals Michele Flournoy has taken herself out of consideration to replace Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel.
Pentagon Pursuing Changes In Surplus Gear ProgramThe Defense Department has been reviewing a congressionally-authorized program that provides surplus weapons, gear and other equipment to thousands of law enforcement agencies across the country.
US Cutting Back Ebola Military ResponseThe U.S. military is scaling back its planned Ebola response deployments to Liberia from 4,000 troops to 3,000, the U.S. commander in Liberia said Wednesday.
Pentagon Orders 21-Day Ebola Quarantine for TroopsOrdering firm restrictions for U.S. troops returning from West Africa, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Wednesday that the military men and women helping fight Ebola must undergo 21-day quarantines upon their return — longer than required for many civilian health care workers.
Senior US Military Officials: Iraqi Army Unlikely To Be Ready To Launch Major ISIS Counteroffensive For Many MonthsIraq's fractured army has begun to regroup and stage modest, localized attacks on the Islamic State militants who routed them last spring and summer, but they are unlikely to be ready to launch a major counteroffensive for many months, senior U.S. military officials say.
Officials: Woman at Pentagon Doesn't Have EbolaA woman who became ill in the Pentagon parking lot does not have Ebola, Virginia public health authorities said Friday, ending a daylong scare that forced the temporary quarantine of military members going to a Marine Corps ceremony in Washington.
CBS News: ISIS Gaining Ground Despite US-Led Coalition AirstrikesThe U.S.-led coalition has launched several airstrikes on Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) positions in Syria, mainly in and around the town of Kobani near Turkey, where Kurdish fighters captured a strategic hill and brought down the jihadists' black flag, activists and a Kurdish official said Tuesday.
Metro to Open Early Sunday for Army Ten-Miler Metro trains will start running two hours early on Sunday to help runners traveling to the Army Ten-Miler.
Graham: 'The More Endangered We Are Here' As ISIS Gets StrongerSen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., warns that America could face a terror attack from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria as the group continues to grow.