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Military pilot killed in Virginia F-15 crash(0)
Atlanta police officer arrested in woman’s death(0)
Pilot died in F-15 crash in Virginia mountains(0)
Military pilot was killed in Virginia F-15 crash(0)
Obama: U.S. doesn’t ‘have a strategy yet’ to comprehensively respond to Islamic State(0)
ISIS a threat to U.S. national security?(0)
Growing concern over Americans joining ISIS(0)
Lack of data makes it hard for background checks system to work properly(0)
Iran begins arming Palestinian terrorists(0)
Once again, militants use Guantanamo-inspired orange suit in an execution(0)
Obama: Still developing ISIS strategy(0)
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High school buddies followed similar path to jihad(0)
Obama calls on other nations to fight Islamic State(0)
U.N. Security Council meets on Ukraine crisis(0)
Obama weighs options for targeting Islamic State(0)
Inside China: People’s Altercation Army(0)
U.S. warplanes bomb targets in northern Iraq(0)
Votel takes helm of Special Operations Command(0)
Obama confesses: ‘We don’t have a strategy yet’ for dealing with Islamic State(0)
Jihadists kill dozens of captured Syrian soldiers(0)
Votel takes helm of US Special Operations Command(0)
War Games: Homeland Security wants you(0)
Europe seeks role in postwar Gaza(0)
Obama to speak ahead of national security meeting(0)
Pakistan army chief to mediate political crisis(0)
Captives held by Islamic State were waterboarded(0)
McFarland: Ukraine may be in ‘big trouble economically’(0)
National security to be top issue in 2016 election?(0)
Israelis skeptical of Netanyahu’s Gaza victory claim(0)
Federal judge’s ruling may force trove of Abu Ghraib photos to be released(0)
NATO: These new satellite images show Russian troops in and around Ukraine(0)
‘Significant increase’ in terror chatter as 9/11 nears; Islamic State’s rise complicates analysis(0)
Will China stop buzzing U.S. planes? Meetings at Pentagon may help decide(0)
UN: Armed group detains 43 peacekeepers in Syria(0)
McChrystal marches into midterm battles, endorses Mass., Colo. Democrats(0)
Obama to hold national-security meeting on Syria in possible prelude to air strikes(0)
How safe is America 12 years after 9/11?(0)
Ukraine: 2 tank columns from Russia enter Ukraine(0)
Sheriff Arpaio: Islamic State will exploit U.S. border crisis(0)
Pilot died in F-15 crash in Virginia mountains

The pilot of an F-15 jet that crashed this week in remote Virginia mountains was killed, military officials said Thursday.    

Obama calls on other nations to fight Islamic State

President Obama on Thursday shunted aside speculation that he will soon expand the U.S. bombing campaign against Islamic extremists into

U.N. Security Council meets on Ukraine crisis

Alarmed members of the U.N. Security Council demanded Thursday that Russia remove its fighters from a new front in the

Obama weighs options for targeting Islamic State

President Obama says degrading Islamic State militants is going to require a ‘regional strategy’ and assistance from partners in the

U.S. warplanes bomb targets in northern Iraq

U.S. fighter planes conducted five airstrikes against Islamic State targets in northern Iraq on Thursday, continuing a limited campaign aimed

Votel takes helm of Special Operations Command

Army Gen. Joseph Votel has taken the helm of U.S. Special Operations Command located at MacDill Air Force Base.    

Ukraine: 2 tank columns from Russia enter Ukraine

Two columns of Russian tanks and military vehicles fired Grad missiles at a border post in southeastern Ukraine, then rolled

Coast Guard fires on Iranian sailing vessel

A Coast Guard boat operating in the Persian Gulf fired in defense on an Iranian vessel Tuesday, according to a

Ukraine president: Russian forces have invaded

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko declared Thursday that ‘Russian forces have entered Ukraine’ and called an emergency meeting of the nation’s

China vows to respond to U.S. surveillance flights

China said Thursday it will continue responding to U.S. military surveillance flights off its coast, rejecting American accusations that one

Rep. Hunter: Islamic State just ‘guys in pajamas,’ not an ‘existential threat’

A GOP House member who served in Iraq says the Islamic State is not an ‘existential threat’ to the United

Alabama VA employee accused of sexually abusing patient

A Veterans Affairs Southeast Network employee who works at the Tuskegee VA medical center and was charged with sexual abuse

Cave team: Erin Corwin found in unmapped gold mine

A cave rescue team said the gold mine where Erin Corwin was found is little more than ‘an anonymous hole

Search efforts to resume for missing F-15 pilot

A Virginia State Police spokeswoman says rescuers will resume searching for a pilot who went missing after an F-15 fighter

Longtime newsroom leader Tobias Naegele leaving Gannett Government Media

Tobias Naegele, an award-winning editor who led Military Times and Defense News during two wars and spearheaded the newsroom’s entrance

Reports: 2nd U.S. Islamist fighter killed in Syria

The Obama administration is investigating reports from Syria that a second American was killed over the weekend while fighting alongside

Pilot’s fate unknown in F-15 crash in Virginia

An experienced pilot was missing Wednesday after the flier’s F-15 fighter jet crashed in the mountains of Virginia, shaking residents

Two-star general demoted for lack of attention to sex assault case, Army says

A two-star general has been demoted to one star and will retire after he received punishment for failing to pursue

SOCOM orders more 84mm recoilless rifles

Special Operations Command has signed a contract worth up to $187 million for the purchase of more Carl Gustav recoilless

Mom pleads for release of U.S. journalist held hostage by Islamic State

The mother of an American freelance journalist held hostage and threatened with death by Islamic militants pleaded for his release

U.S.: Russia directing new offensive in Ukraine

The Obama administration accused Russia on Wednesday of orchestrating a new military campaign in Ukraine that is helping rebel forces

Sources: U.S. considering new relief mission in Iraq

The Obama administration is considering launching a humanitarian relief operation for Shiite Turkmen in northern Iraq who have been under

U.S. journalist thankful for work to secure freedom

A U.S. journalist speaking publicly for the first time since his release from a Syrian extremist group said Wednesday that

Army IDs soldier who shot herself at Fort Lee

The Army has identified the soldier who barricaded herself in a building at a Virginia base and then fatally shot

Former Marine pleads not guilty in Erin Corwin’s death

A former Marine who is accused of killing his neighbor’s wife, Erin Corwin, has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder.    

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