Sen. McSally, ex-Air Force pilot, says officer raped her

WASHINGTON  (AP) — Sen. Martha McSally, the first female Air Force fighter pilot to fly in combat,…

JOHANNESBURG | US military says airstrike in Somalia kills 52 al-Shabab extremists in response to attack on Somali forces

JOHANNESBURG— US military says airstrike in Somalia kills 52 al-Shabab extremists in response to attack on…

BEIRUT | Syria’s military says it has entered the flash-point Kurdish-held town of Manbij, where Turkey has threatened offensive

BEIRUT— Syria’s military says it has entered the flash-point Kurdish-held town of Manbij, where Turkey has…

MEXICO CITY | Mexico’s new leader says military essential to fight crime

MEXICO CITY  — Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador used his first full day in office…

WASHINGTON | 300 troops shifted to California for border duty

WASHINGTON — The military says about 300 troops who had been deployed in south Texas and…

WASHINGTON | Government asks high court to hear transgender military case

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is asking the Supreme Court to fast-track cases on the president’s…

JOHANNESBURG | US airstrike in Somalia against al-Shabab kills 7 extremists

JOHANNESBURG— The U.S. military says it has carried out an airstrike in central Somalia targeting al-Shabab…

WASHINGTON | Pentagon says troops at US border to cost about $210 million

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon is estimating the cost of the military’s mission on the U.S.-Mexico border…

WASHINGTON | Mattis defends use of military on US-Mexico border

WASHINGTON— Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Wednesday defended the use of active duty troops on the…

The Fore Honor Foundation Annual Free Veterans Day Dinner

HOUSE SPRINGS, MO: (STL.News) – You are invited to enjoy this year’s annual Fore Honor Foundation’s Free…

MOSCOW | Russia says it busted up an Islamic State group sleeper cell

MOSCOW — Russia’s top domestic security agency says it has busted up a sleeper cell of…

WASHINGTON | Mattis approves request for military help at southern border

WASHINGTON— The Pentagon on Friday approved a request for additional troops at the southern border, likely…

WASHINGTON | Trump space force plan is grounded in real needs but hazy

WASHINGTON — With his demand that the Pentagon create a new military service — a Space…

JOHANNESBURG | US military says airstrike in Somalia kills about 60 al-Shabab fighters, deadliest in nearly a year

JOHANNESBURG  — US military says airstrike in Somalia kills about 60 al-Shabab fighters, deadliest in nearly…

NEW YORK | Defense contractors Harris, L3 Technologies to merge

NEW YORK — Defense contractors Harris Corp. and L3 Technologies are combining to form one of…

NEW YORK | Scientists: US military program could be seen as bioweapon

NEW YORK— A research arm of the U.S. military is exploring the possibility of deploying insects…

WASHINGTON | 1 US military member killed in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON— The U.S. military says one service member has been killed in action in Afghanistan. The…

U.S. Navy News: Commander, U.S. Fleet Forces (USFF) Command orders all U.S. Navy ships in the Hampton Roads area to set Sortie Condition Bravo

Commander, U.S. Fleet Forces (USFF) Command orders all U.S. Navy ships in the Hampton Roads area…

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates | US Navy seizes 1,000 smuggled rifles off war-torn Yemen

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The U.S. military said early Friday it seized over 1,000 Kalashnikov…

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates | US military video purports to show arms smuggling off Yemen

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The U.S. military said early Friday it seized over 1,000 Kalashnikov…

SAO PAULO | Brazil to deploy military in state flooded with Venezuelans

SAO PAULO— Brazilian President Michel Temer announced Tuesday that he’ll deploy the military to restore order…

KNOCK, Ireland | Pope denounces Irish forced adoptions after victims’ appeal

KNOCK, Ireland— Pope Francis on Sunday denounced how Irish children were “robbed of their innocence and…

U.S. Political News: Murphy Measure to Help Departing Service-members Successfully Transition to Civilian Life Becomes Law

Legislation will better prepare former members of military to attend college, learn a trade, or start…

WASHINGTON News: School Owner, Michelle Stevens Pleads Guilty to Bribing Public Official at VA Program for Disabled Military Veterans

WASHINGTON – The owner of Eelon Training Academy (“Eelon”), a privately owned, non-accredited school purporting to…

U.S. Navy News: USS Gerald R. Ford Successfully Sails into Post-Shakedown Availability Period

NORFOLK (NNS) – The Navy’s newest aircraft carrier, USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), departed Naval…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump says military keeps America safe, strong

WASHINGTON — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 6:20 p.m. President Donald Trump…

Rio De Janeiro News: Many Brazilians look to military amid anger at politicians

RIO DE JANEIRO — Furious at corrupt politicians and fearful of deteriorating security, many Brazilians are…

U.S. Defense Department Moves Closer to Cloud Computing

WASHINGTON – The Defense Department’s information technology move to the cloud will rapidly deliver advantages to the…

Senior Officials: U.S. Must Keep Pace with Adversaries in Missile Defense

WASHINGTON (STL.News) The fiscal year 2019 budget request for ballistic missile defense seeks to ensure the United…

United States Military Officials Testify on Cybersecurity on Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON (STL.News) The military service chiefs of cybersecurity see an upward trend in the capacity, capabilities, sophistication…