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US to assign 3,000 from US military to fight Ebola(0)
Obama administration to assign 3,000 US military personnel to combat Ebola in West Africa(0)
12 Nigerian troops sentenced to death for mutiny(0)
Obama looking for Congress in the fight against the Islamic State(0)
Congress demands Obama act to keep Islamic terrorists out of U.S.(0)
Flexibility key for spouses, says AF secretary’s husband(0)
One year later, lessons learned from Navy Yard massacre(0)
U.S. would hit back against an Assad attack, sources say(0)
U.S. airstrikes target Islamic State in Iraq(0)
Lawmakers follow different paths on service academy nominations(0)
US cites state secrets in civil lawsuit over Iran(0)
Former state worker fined for mistreating women(0)
Jet packs for U.S. soldiers? Yes, it could happen(0)
NATO head: Security threats from Russia, Islamic State(0)
FBI’s Washington Field Office at center of efforts to get U.S. hostages home(0)
Tiny Qatar plays outsize role in U.S. war strategy(0)
JSF program chief: F-35 likely protected in next budget(0)
Pope meets with Argentine judge in Dirty War probe(0)
Cuomo, Christie meet to discuss security(0)
Two U.S. soldiers receive the Medal of Honor, decades after heroism(0)
HOLMES: Islamic State threat looms as U.S. global influence wanes(0)
Durbin’s views on issues as he faces re-election(0)
Secretary James: 21 general officer billets to be cut in fiscal 2015(0)
House GOP moves ahead on Syrian rebel training(0)
‘Truly extraordinary’: Medal of Honor awarded to 2 soldiers for actions in Vietnam(0)
Tiny Qatar plays outsize role in US war strategy(0)
Lawsuit by Jill Kelley, socialite involved in Petraeus case, allowed to go forward(0)
Vietnam soldiers receive Medal of Honor(0)
Fox News Poll: Voters concerned about Obama’s foreign policy(0)
Were Benghazi Documents Suppressed?(0)
Rep. McCaul on Why No Boots on the Ground is Wrong(0)
U.S. won’t rule out working with Iran against IS(0)
Vietnam soldiers to receive Medal of Honor today(0)
What to expect from Obama’s coalition of ‘the unwilling’?(0)
UN taking over C. African Republic peacekeeping(0)
How ISIS became the richest terror group(0)
Judge: Lawsuit in Petraeus scandal can proceed(0)
Iraq calls for end to extremist ‘sanctuaries’(0)
Sen. Portman: ‘Well beyond time’ for US to take on ISIS(0)
N.Y. to lower flags to honor soldier lost in WWII(0)
Flexibility key for spouses, says AF secretary’s husband

In Frank Beatty’s experience in the private sector, discussions about job losses and benefits cuts are not limited to the

U.S. would hit back against an Assad attack, sources say

The United States would retaliate against Syrian President Bashar Assad’s air defenses if he were to go after American planes

U.S. airstrikes target Islamic State in Iraq

The United States launched an airstrike near Baghdad on Monday in what defense officials say is the start of an

Lawmakers follow different paths on service academy nominations

New York high-school students face a number of challenges in seeking admission to one of the nation’s prestigious service academies

NATO head: Security threats from Russia, Islamic State

NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said Monday that members of the U.S.-led alliance must stand shoulder to shoulder to confront

Tiny Qatar plays outsize role in U.S. war strategy

Just miles from where former Guantanamo Bay terror suspects have resettled, American warplanes take off from Qatar’s al-Udeid air base

JSF program chief: F-35 likely protected in next budget

The F-35 joint strike fighter will likely be protected regardless of whether the Pentagon is operating under limits imposed by

Secretary James: 21 general officer billets to be cut in fiscal 2015

The Air Force plans to eliminate 21 general officer billets in fiscal 2015, as part of a review directed by

House GOP moves ahead on Syrian rebel training

Lawmakers raced Monday to authorize an expanded mission to arm and train moderate Syrian rebels before heading back to the

‘Truly extraordinary’: Medal of Honor awarded to 2 soldiers for actions in Vietnam

More than four decades later, two soldiers on Monday received the Medal of Honor for their actions during the Vietnam

U.S. won’t rule out working with Iran against IS

Diplomats from around the world pledged to fight Islamic State militants ‘by any means necessary’ as Iraq asked allies to

Vietnam soldiers to receive Medal of Honor today

President Obama on Monday will bestow the Medal of Honor on a pair of soldiers for their acts of bravery

N.Y. to lower flags to honor soldier lost in WWII

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has ordered flags lowered to half-staff on Monday to honor a World War II Army

Three ways House york on CR, Syrian rebels plan could play out

Whether or not the federal national security apparatus shuts down in October suddenly is all about Saudi Arabia, the Islamic

Civil War officer’s heroism earns Medal of Honor

After an act of Congress and years of lobbying by descendants and admirers, a Union Army officer who made the

Women invited to apply for Ranger School

The Army is looking for female soldiers who want to volunteer to attend Ranger school.    

Islamic State group’s war chest is growing daily

Islamic State militants, who once relied on wealthy Persian Gulf donors for money, have become a self-sustaining financial juggernaut, earning

Iran rejects global strategy against extremists

As diplomats from around the world sought a global strategy to fight Islamic State extremists, Iran ruled out working with

Navy identifies Hornet pilot presumed dead after collision

The Navy has identified the F/A-18C Hornet pilot who is presumed dead after his aircraft collided with another Hornet on

‘The Star-Spangled Banner’ celebrates 200 years

‘The Star-Spangled Banner’ turns 200 on Sunday and, even today, it has aged gracefully.    

White House still seeking coalition in Mideast war

The White House said Sunday it will find countries willing to send combat troops to fight Islamic extremists in Syria

Court says NCIS computer search was illegal, tosses porn conviction

A federal appeals court has tossed out a man’s child-pornography conviction and 18-year prison sentence because of illegal government surveillance.    

USS Saratoga arrives in Texas to be scrapped

The decommissioned aircraft carrier USS Saratoga has arrived at its final destination in South Texas where it will be scrapped.    

James’ mission: Prioritize wisely to maintain capable, agile Air Force

The Air Force has weathered a difficult year of personnel cuts, tough budget decisions and a cheating scandal that rocked

North Korea sentences American to 6 years of hard labor

North Korea’s Supreme Court on Sunday sentenced a 24-year-old American man to six years of hard labor for entering the

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