May 14, 2013 — The Army sergeant, who faces accusations of pandering, abusive sexual contact, assault and maltreatment of subordinates, was suspended from all duties, but hasn't been charged. The accusations come just days after a similar case involving an officer in the Air Force's sexual assault response office.
Jan 25, 2013 — Militaries have a habit of turning to women and expanding their role in times of war.
Jan 24, 2013 — The Pentagon's announcement that it is lifting the ban on women in combat raises a host of questions. We answer a few.
May 28, 2012 — In the early days of the Cold War, the U-2 spy plane helped the U.S. collect intelligence on the Soviet Union. More than a half-century later, not only is the U-2 still in commission, but it's also successfully competing against the more expensive, remotely piloted Global Hawk.
Mar 31, 2011 — A fighter jet's engine exploded on the deck of the aircraft carrier USS Stennis, injuring 10 sailors and causing five of them to be airlifted to hospitals in Southern California. The carrier was conducting training exercises 100 miles off the coast of San Diego when the incident occurred.
Feb 24, 2011 — U.S. Air Force has awarded a highly contested $35 billion contract to build a new fleet of military air tankers to Boeing Co. Boeing won the contract over archrival EADS of Europe.
Nov 1, 2010 — The U.S. military's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy will remain in effect indefinitely while a challenge to the policy banning openly gay troops works its way through the courts.
Jun 11, 2010 — Military Mental Health Probe Widens After NPR-ProPublica Report
Sep 11, 2007 — Today, in our morning meeting, we had a few more recent college grads than usual (new intern, and a couple of young ex-interns, etc.). The group — besides making me feel ancient — agreed that dialogue, and protest, about the Iraq war was more ab...