Troops of the Future May Ditch Night-Vision Goggles in Favor of Eye Injections
Nanoparticle injections could give warriors the power to see in the dark without the bulky goggles worn by today's troops.
Special Operations Osprey Squadrons Stand Up at US Air Base in Tokyo
The Air Force added a pair of special operations squadrons in Japan charged with flying and maintaining CV-22 Ospreys.
Army Astronaut Set to Blast Off on Moon Landing's 50th Anniversary
An Army Special Forces surgeon is getting ready to blast off into space on the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing.
Colin Powell Praises Veteran Who Lost Leg in Afghanistan for Roadside Assistance
Anthony Maggert was on his way to an appointment at Walter Reed Hospital when he stopped to help Colin Powell change a tire.
Navy May Have Detected Signals from Marine Aircraft After Collision off Japan
The Navy appears to have detected "pingers" from a KC-130J tanker and F/A-18D Hornet involved in a deadly midair collision.
Many Chinese Think Americans Lack Resolve to Prevail in Battle, Expert Says
Lack of democracy in China means the nation's tolerance for losses is likely higher than in the U.S., Glosserman said.
Coast Guardsmen to Get Paychecks After All -- for the Time Being
The Coast Guard's official website warns that its members' Jan. 15 paychecks are not yet guaranteed.
US Urges Pacific Allies to Boost Military Presence in South China Sea
U.S. freedom-of-navigation operations are a challenge to Chinese territorial ambitions in the South China Sea.
Typhoon Trami Topples Trees, Damages Vehicles at US Bases in Japan
Yokota Air Base and Camp Zama appeared to be the worst hit, despite the eye of the storm traveling closer to other bases.
Special Forces Soldiers Fight to Grant Last Wish of Fallen Iraqi Interpreter
Barakat Ali Bashar shielded then-Staff Sgt. Jay McBride when a suicide bomber detonated his vest during a vehicle search.
Overseas Military Exchange Stores Thrive in Face of 'Retail Apocalypse'
Exchanges and commissaries don't face the same threats as stores back home.
New Technology Could Eliminate Long Checkout Lines for Military Shoppers
Exchange and commissary operators on overseas military bases are looking at technology that could put an end to long lines.
Futenma Commander Ousted Due to 'Loss of Trust' in Ability to Lead
The Marine Corps has relieved the head of one of its most important Pacific bases.
Japanese Defense Minister Expresses Concern After Osprey Crash Report
Japan's defense minister has expressed concerns about the safety of Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft.
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AFSOC's 'Ultimate Battle Plane' Now Operating in Afghanistan
The new AC-130J "Ghostrider" gunship has begun combat missions in Afghanistan.
Air Force to Institute New Fitness Requirements for Commanders
Starting next week, commanders will be expected to stay in shape, according to Chief of Staff Gen. David Goldfein.
Support for Repeal of 'Widow's Tax' Higher than Ever, Military Coalition Tells Congress
Veterans and military groups are pushing for change in the upcoming defense bill.
A Navy Carrier Strike Group Is Deploying Without Its Broken-Down Aircraft Carrier
Ships from the Harry S. Truman Strike Group are deploying from this week, but one thing is missing -- the Truman.
The Air Force Just Dropped 80,000 Pounds of Bombs on Island 'Infested' with ISIS Fighters
The U.S.-led international coalition said it targeted ISIS militants on the island, located in the Salah ad Din Province.
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Defense Secretary Mark Esper feigned neutrality Wednesday on the upcoming Army-Air Force football game.
Cybercriminals Target Military Online to Set Up Imposter 'Romance Scams'
For Staff Sgt. Sherri Vlastuin, Instagram popularity came quickly -- and at a price.
Former San Diego Sailor Receives 20-Year Sentence for Sex Crimes Against a Minor
A former U.S. Navy sailor was sentenced to 20 years in prison Monday for having sexual contact with a 14-year-old.
UFO Videos Are Footage of Real 'Unidentified' Objects, US Navy Acknowledges
The first video of the unidentified object was taken on Nov. 14, 2004.
The Navy Is Creating a New Senior Leader Position to Attack Maintenance Backlog
The service is creating a new deputy assistant Navy secretary for sustainment position on Oct. 1.
Air Force News
After PT Deaths, Air Force Weighs Separating Waist Measurement from Fitness Test
The Air Force's top enlisted leader said some airmen go to extremes, even starving themselves, to pass the tape test.
The Air Force Has Declared War on Hopelessness in the Ranks
Toxic leadership appears to contribute to "hopelessness," according to the top enlisted person and chief of staff.
Air Force Wing Ready for Disaster Response Worldwide 'Anytime, Anywhere'
The 621st Contingency Response Wing has the mission to set up or restore airfields in disaster response.
Marine Corps News
Corpsmen May Need Skills to Keep Patients Alive Well Past 'Golden Hour' in Future Fights
Officials with North American Rescue, which creates the lifelike TOMManikin, are pushing new tools for training medics.
This Osprey-Style Drone Could Help Marines Protect Navy Warships
The Marine Corps is considering using a massive drone not unlike its MV-22B Osprey to protect ships.
Marines Near Deal to Test 'Transformers'-Like Exoskeleton Prototype
Marines who spend much of their day lifting hefty ammunition or moving pallets full of gear could soon get a helping hand.
Coast Guard News
Coast Guard Discovers Abandoned Panga Boat with 41 Bales of Marijuana
A helicopter crew was dispatched to conduct a search for possible people in distress.
Wreckage from Fatal Boat Fire Taken to Naval Base Ventura County
A ship-tracking website shows the barge that transported the Conception in Port Hueneme.
Cruise Ship Carrying Sightseers Collides with World War II Destroyer Floating Museum
Guests on a sightseeing tour got to see what happens when a cruise ship collides with another boat, the USS Slater.