1 Rescued, 5 Unaccounted For After US Navy Helicopter Crashes Off Coast Of San DiegoOne military member has been rescued and five are unaccounted for after an MH-60S helicopter embarked aboard USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) crashed into the sea while conducting routine flight operations approximately 60 nautical miles off the coast of San Diego.
Pentagon Announces COVID-19 Vaccines Will Be Mandatory For Troops By Mid-SeptemberSecretary of Defense Lloyd Austin issued a memo Monday making COVID-19 vaccines mandatory for members of the military by September 15.
Children Plant Flags At Riverside National Cemetery To Honor Those Who Served Ahead Of Memorial DayIt's an annual event to honor those who have served, the planting of American flags on the graves of military members to commemorate Memorial Day.
Snowball Express: Hundreds Of Children Of Fallen Soldiers Treated To Disney World TripHundreds of children who lost a parent as the result of military service were treated with a trip to Disney World in Orlando this weekend.
Messages From Military Members Serving Overseas On ThanksgivingFrom Iraq to Norway, hear from service members who aren't able to spend the holiday with their families.
Trump Nixes Military Parade Over Price Tag, Says He'll Go To Paris Parade Instead"Now we can buy some more jet fighters," the president tweeted after accusing local politicians of price-gouging. The mayor of D.C. soon fired back.
Vice President Pence Details Plans For New Space Force Military Branch By 2020The proposed sixth branch of the U.S. military will "confront the emerging threats in the boundless expanse of space," according to the vice president.
Marine Vet Makes Lawn Signs To Help Fellow Service Members Whose PTSD Is Triggered By 4th Of July FireworksFor some men and women who fought for the country whose independence we honor every year, Fourth of July fireworks can trigger symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder, including paranoia and anxiety.
President Trump: U.S. Launches ‘Precision Strikes’ In SyriaTrump said the U.S. and its allies are prepared for “sustained” response until Syrian government stops use of chemical weapons.
Google Employees Demand Company Stop Work On U.S. Military ProjectOver 3,000 employees at Google have signed an open letter to the company's leadership urging them to drop out of the Pentagon's project to equip drones with artificial intelligence.
White House Announces Policy To Ban Most Transgender People From Serving In MilitaryAccording to a Pentagon memo about the policy, exceptions to the ban include people who have been "stable for 36 consecutive months in their biological sex prior to accession," servicemembers who "do not require a change of gender" and troops who started serving under the Obama administration's policy prior to the new memo.
Costco Holding Special Military Shopping EventCostco is honoring active-duty troops and veterans with a special shopping event.
TV Ad Aims To Pressure Trump On Transgender Military ServiceActivist groups are turning to television ads — including on President Donald Trump's go-to station, Fox News — to pressure the White House into allowing transgender people to keep serving in the military.
RNC Sides With Trump Ban Of Transgender People In MilitaryThe Republican National Committee passed a resolution that supports Trump's demand that recruitment policy consider transgender as "a disqualifying psychological and physical" condition.
Local Teacher Accused Of Anti-Military RemarksA local teacher and council member is accused of insulting members of the U.S. military.