- Proposed Pentagon cuts could affect Colorado base Updated: Mar-11-14 6:50 pm
- Senators rally behind military sexual assault bill Updated: Mar-11-14 3:14 am
- Senate OKs bill to combat military sexual assault Updated: Mar-10-14 7:37 pm
- US lawmakers urge inclusion of Sikhs in military Updated: Mar-10-14 3:51 pm
- US network to scan workers with secret clearances Updated: Mar-10-14 3:25 pm
- Pentagon: About 20,000 Russian troops in Ukraine Updated: Mar-07-14 3:43 pm
- Sergeant gets 33 months for taping female cadets Updated: Mar-07-14 11:01 am
- Va manufacturing research center gets new partner Updated: Mar-07-14 2:55 am
- Identities sought of 21 men killed at Pearl Harbor Updated: Mar-06-14 11:40 am
- GOP pans Obama's $3.9T budget as campaign warm-up Updated: Mar-05-14 4:37 pm
- 4 Fort Knox schools to close with Army unit's exit Updated: Mar-05-14 3:26 pm
- US taking steps to help NATO allies in Europe Updated: Mar-05-14 3:08 pm
- Academic majors among Air Force Academy cuts Updated: Mar-05-14 2:38 pm
- US options for Afghanistan: 0 to 10,000 US troops Updated: Mar-05-14 11:33 am
- Air Force Academy to cut 99 jobs, 10 majors Updated: Mar-04-14 8:52 pm
- 2015 defense plan would keep links to Europe Updated: Mar-04-14 4:49 pm
- Agency-by-agency summary of Obama budget Updated: Mar-04-14 11:47 am
- US, Europeans try to rally Western front vs Russia Updated: Mar-03-14 11:16 pm
- Pentagon suspends military engagements with Russia Updated: Mar-03-14 7:54 pm
- Ex-Blackwater contractors seek dismissal of case Updated: Mar-03-14 5:22 pm
- Big or small, spending-cut efforts hit roadblocks Updated: Mar-03-14 3:54 am
- Pentagon budget cuts cloud Davis-Monthan's future Updated: Mar-02-14 2:59 pm
- Police in Utah school district armed with rifles Updated: Mar-02-14 11:46 am
- Odd couple at center of Russian helicopter inquiry Updated: Mar-01-14 8:39 am
- Questions about 30 Americans killed in Afghan war Updated: Feb-27-14 4:59 pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado - Officials at Peterson Air Force Base near Colorado Springs are bracing for possible cuts.
WASHINGTON - Senators rallied behind significant changes in military law to curb rape and sexual assault within the ranks, approving steps to protect the victims and barring the "good soldier defense" to ensure evidence alone determines a defendant's fate.
WASHINGTON - The Senate overwhelmingly approved a bill late Monday making big changes in the military justice system to deal with sexual assault, including scrapping the nearly century-old practice of using a "good soldier defense" to raise doubts that a crime has been committed.
WASHINGTON - A bipartisan group of 105 lawmakers urged the Defense Department on Monday to make it easier for practicing Sikh Americans who wear beards and turbans to serve in the military.
WASHINGTON - Stung by internal security lapses, U.S. intelligence officials plan to use a sweeping electronic system to continually monitor workers with secret clearances, current and former officials told The Associated Press.
WASHINGTON - The Pentagon estimates there are now about 20,000 Russian troops in Ukraine, as additional forces have gone into the country over the last week.
FORT DRUM, New York - An Army sergeant who had been accused of secretly photographing and videotaping at least a dozen women at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point has pleaded guilty in a court-martial, officials said Friday.
PRINCE GEORGE, Virginia - An advanced manufacturing research center in Prince George County is partnering with the Defense Department.
CONCORD, New Hampshire - The remains of 21 sailors killed in the attack on Pearl Harbor and buried as unknowns should be identified and returned to their families, a group of U.S. senators said Thursday.
WASHINGTON - Republicans are dismissing President Barack Obama's new $3.9 trillion budget as nothing more than a Democratic manifesto for this fall's congressional campaigns, but the fiscal plan is taking hits from another quarter too - anti-deficit groups.
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - With a combat brigade departing as part of military base realignment, Fort Knox will shutter four schools for the coming year as enrollment at the institutions drops.
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration took steps Wednesday to support the defenses of U.S. allies in Europe in response to Russia's takeover of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula.
AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colorado - The Air Force Academy plans to cut a third of the sergeants who oversee military training as part of an austerity plan that will cut 3 percent from its workforce and eliminate 10 academic majors at the school, but the academy proposals do not include a reduction in the 4,000-member cadet wing or the elimination of sports teams.
WASHINGTON - The top U.S. military officer says the Pentagon has developed several options for the size of the post-2014 force in Afghanistan, ranging from zero to 10,000 troops. But he says that with every day that goes by some of the options become less likely.
AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colorado - The Air Force Academy says it will cut 99 jobs and eliminate 10 academic majors as the Defense Department reduces overall spending.
WASHINGTON - The Pentagon said Tuesday its spending plan for 2015 would begin to reshape the military after more than a decade of war without lessening America's commitment to support European allies at a time of tension with Russia.
Agency: Health and Human Services
WASHINGTON - The U.S and major allies strained on Monday to rally a strong Western front to persuade Russia to step back from a military takeover of Ukraine's strategic Crimea region. But several acknowledged there are few options beyond already-threatened economic and diplomatic penalties, and critics said administration efforts were too little, too late after years of pressing for friendlier relations with Moscow.
WASHINGTON - The Pentagon says it is suspending exercises and other activities with the Russian military, in light of Moscow's military involvement in Ukraine.
WASHINGTON - Former security contractors charged in a deadly shooting in Iraq are asking a federal judge to dismiss the indictment against them as the case moves forward to trial.
WASHINGTON - The budget gurus in Congress have failed for years to find a grand bargain to reduce the government's long-term debt, so this year they decided to go small. Just 1 percentage point would be shaved from the annual cost-of-living increase in military pensions for veterans under age 62.
TUCSON, Arizona - The future of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base is up in the air after the recent disclosure of Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel's proposed spending plan.
SALT LAKE CITY - Police officers tasked with keeping students safe in one of Utah's largest school districts have been given a tool they think could save lives if a gunman attacks - AR15 and M16 rifles.
WASHINGTON - The ties between a former Army colonel and a Russian entrepreneur are at the heart of a criminal investigation into a program that supplies American allies with Russian helicopters.
WASHINGTON - Relatives of some of the 30 U.S. troops killed when their helicopter was shot down in Afghanistan said congressional testimony from U.S. military officials on Thursday answered some, but not all, of their lingering questions about the single deadliest incident of the war.