WASHINGTON | In salute to Bush, a nod to passing of ‘greatest generation’

WASHINGTON — It wasn’t just a salute to a president, it was a tribute to a…

SALEM, Ore | Unique firefighting crew has common trait: Military service

SALEM, Ore.— After being in firefights in Afghanistan and Iraq, members of one of America’s newest…

TOKYO | AP Interview: US VP’s wife champions art therapy in Japan

TOKYO— Karen Pence, the vice president’s wife, announced Tuesday a $54,000 U.S. grant to Tsukuba University…

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif | California gunman went Marine to divorcee living with mom

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — Ian David Long began his adult life by enlisting in the Marines…

WASHINGTON | Fury over reported federal plan targeting transgender people

WASHINGTON — LGBT leaders are reacting furiously to a report that the Trump administration is considering…

WASHINGTON | Trump space force – a real need but hazy planning

WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump has demanded that Pentagon create a new military service, a Space Force…

WASHINGTON | Air Force: Space Force would cost $13 billion over 5 years

WASHINGTON — Creating a Space Force as a separate military service, as proposed by President Donald…

ANNAPOLIS, Md | McCain to be buried near best friend at US Naval Academy

ANNAPOLIS, Md— It will be a fitting final resting place for a man who prized military…

WASHINGTON | Next mission for women with military service: Run for office

WASHINGTON  — A dragon winds around a cherry tree in the tattoo across MJ Hegar’s arm…

WASHINGTON | Pence outlines plan for new Space Force by 2020

WASHINGTON— Faced with growing competition and threats from Russia and China, the White House on Thursday…

WASHINGTON | House backs defense bill with pay raise for troops

WASHINGTON  — The House on Thursday approved a $716 billion defense policy bill that would give…