- Car bomb explodes near military hospital in Yemeni capital Updated: Jun-29-15 6:26 pm
SANAA, Yemen - A car bomb exploded behind a military hospital in the Yemeni capital on Monday, causing dozens of casualties including civilians, security officials said.
- Radford Army Ammunition Plant seeks burning permit renewal Updated: Jun-28-15 11:23 am
RADFORD, Virginia - The Radford Army Ammunition Plant has asked state regulators to renew its open burning permit.
- Joint Base gets new commander Updated: Jun-26-15 8:43 am
MCGUIRE AIR FORCE BASE, New Jersey - New Jersey's Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst has a new commander.
- Coast Guard Training Center Yorktown has command change Updated: Jun-26-15 4:43 am
YORKTOWN, Virginia - Coast Guard Training Center Yorktown has undergone a change of command.
- Army defends past use of Confederate soldiers in base names Updated: Jun-24-15 6:02 pm
WASHINGTON - The Army on Wednesday defended its past practice of naming forts and posts after Confederate Army generals, saying they memorialize historic figures, "not causes or ideologies."
- Searchers comb Alaska glacier for GIs killed in 1950s crash Updated: Jun-24-15 11:11 am
COLONY GLACIER, Alaska - Scientists and volunteers tethered in safety gear and ice cleats painstakingly scoured the frozen dirt and ice to see if a glacier had given up any more of its dead before they are swept into a lake and lost to history.
- Robins Air Force Base unit gets new commander Updated: Jun-23-15 6:38 am
WARNER ROBINS, Georgia - One of the highest profile units at Robins Air Force Base has a new leader.
- Army panel weighs dismissing ex-Green Beret hero from ranks Updated: Jun-23-15 4:13 am
FORT BRAGG, North Carolina - A Fort Bragg panel of Army Special Forces officers is meeting to weigh arguments why a soldier stripped of his heroism honors and the right to call himself a Green Beret should stay on active duty.
- High carcinogen levels found in some Sacramento County wells Updated: Jun-22-15 11:32 am
RIO LINDA, California - A search for new sources of water by Sacramento County's Rio Linda-Elverta Community Water District has found that wells closest to a former Air Force base have high levels of hexavalent chromium, or chromium-6, a known carcinogen.
- Officials: Security issues with main gate at Kessler base Updated: Jun-22-15 9:02 am
BILOXI, Mississippi - The price tag for moving the main gate to Keesler Air Force Base is $30 million but security issues have prompted Biloxi Mayor Andrew "FoFo" Gilich to make it happen.
- Vermont Army National Guard brigade trains at Fort Drum Updated: Jun-21-15 8:25 am
COLCHESTER, Vermont - The Vermont Army National Guard's 86th Infantry Brigade Combat Team is in Fort Drum, New York, for an annual training.
- Germany turning 62 military bases into nature reserves Updated: Jun-19-15 8:41 am
BERLIN - Germany's Environment Ministry says 62 former military bases and training areas are being turned into nature reserves, providing some 77,000 new acres of protected land for wildlife.
- Wounded warriors compete in athletic games in Quantico, Va. Updated: Jun-19-15 4:22 am
QUANTICO, Virginia - The spirit of competition is bringing about 270 wounded warriors to Quantico, Virginia, for 10 days of athletic games.
- Locations of US bases involving Agent Orange exposure Updated: Jun-18-15 9:04 am
The Department of Veterans Affairs said Thursday it will provide millions of dollars in disability benefits to as many as 2,100 Air Force reservists and active-duty forces exposed to Agent Orange residue on C-123 planes that had been used in the Vietnam War.
- New traffic control tower planned for Grayling Army Airfield Updated: Jun-18-15 6:43 am
GRAYLING, Michigan - A new air traffic control tower is planned for Grayling Army Airfield.
- SC Chamber of Commerce, state hold job fair for military Updated: Jun-16-15 4:26 am
FORT JACKSON, South Carolina - Members of the Chamber of Commerce, South Carolina state government and the Army's Fort Jackson are joining forces to help military veterans find jobs.
- Gay pride event set to take place at Alaska military base Updated: Jun-11-15 1:59 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - An event commemorating lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender pride month will be held at a military base in Alaska next week.
- Minot Air Force Base planes, people in England for exercises Updated: Jun-11-15 6:53 am
MINOT, North Dakota - Minot Air Force Base bombers and personnel are in England this week participating in multinational military exercises.
- Fort Campbell to get new garrison commander next week Updated: Jun-11-15 6:34 am
FORT CAMPBELL, Kentucky - Army officials say Col. David "Buck" Dellinger will relinquish command of U.S. Army Garrison Fort Campbell to incoming commander Col. James R. Salome next week.
- Navy to hire more than 400 in Hampton Roads Updated: Jun-10-15 12:46 pm
NORFOLK, Virginia - The Navy says it plans to hire more than 400 people over the next six months to work for an engineering command at bases throughout Hampton Roads.
- Hill Air Force base schedules nighttime pilot training Updated: Jun-07-15 12:01 pm
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah - Military pilots will be flying nighttime training missions in the area around Hill Air Force Bake next week.
- Grandson of Enola Gay pilot takes command of B-2 bomb wing Updated: Jun-05-15 3:05 pm
WHITEMAN AIR FORCE BASE, Missouri - A grandson and namesake of the man who piloted the B-29 that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, during World War II took over leadership Friday of the United States' aging fleet of nuclear-capable B-2 stealth bombers.
- Ellsworth Air Force Base in South Dakota gets new leader Updated: Jun-05-15 12:53 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - Ellsworth Air Force Base in South Dakota has a new commander.
- US tells Okinawa governor that new airfield is only solution Updated: Jun-03-15 10:05 pm
TOKYO - U.S. officials in Washington told the visiting governor of Okinawa that there is no alternative but to build an airfield for the Marines on his southern Japanese island.
- Pentagon chief to hold people accountable for anthrax Updated: May-31-15 9:52 am
HAIPHONG, Vietnam - U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Sunday that he will find out who was responsible for the mistaken shipments of live anthrax to 11 U.S. states and two countries and will "hold them accountable."