Featured in florida
How stolen valor brought down a Florida Ku Klux Klan cell
"The medals he wore were fake."
In other news, the Coast Guard has recovered a stolen tiki hut boat
“Don’t drink and boat!”
British submariners left a US Navy port in search of booze. They came back with COVID-19
Do you want a safety brief? Because in the age of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, this is absolutely how you get a safety brief — and COVID-19, for that matter
‘Unbelievable how many ships we sank’ — When Nazi submarines had free rein of the East Coast
‘We were expecting the worst, but the Americans were totally unprepared. We had our choice of targets.’
Civilian airport evacuated after live missile found just sitting inside shipping container
Now that's what you'd call a... MIS-guided missile.
One dead, one injured in domestic dispute at Hurlburt Field
One person is dead, and another is injured and has been taken to a local hospital, in connection with a domestic disturbance involving gunfire that erupted late Friday afternoon at Hurlburt Field, headquarters of Air Force Special Operations Command
‘There are no barriers’ — Meet the first female commander of the 1st Special Operations Wing
As if taking command of the most-deployed wing in the Air Force wasn't enough of a challenge, Col. Jocelyn Schermerhorn comes into the role as the COVID-19 pandemic intrudes on the wing's operations, and as the Air Force, in the wake of the George Floyd shooting, grapples with issues of race and diversity
Florida lawmaker demands military training reforms following soldier’s rollover death at Camp Humphreys
According to the Congressional Research Service, two times more military service members died between 2006 and 2018 — 32 percent of active military deaths — from training accidents than were killed in combat
ISIS supporter nabbed in FBI sting in Tampa
Al-Azhari said he wanted to emulate the 2016 Orlando Pulse nightclub shooting.
Florida air base commander calls for ‘safety pause’ after back-to-back stealth fighter crashes
"This pause allows us to focus on what's needed to safely resume flying training," wrote the Eglin-based 33rd Fighter Wing.
Navy vet going to prison for stealing $50k from Children of Wounded Warriors charity
Simeone said he stole from a charity he founded and paid illegal kickbacks to lure patients into a drug treatment center he ran.
F-35 crashes at Eglin Air Force Base
It's the second fighter jet crash at Eglin AFB in five days
Florida treasure hunter says he was tricked by a con man posing as a millionaire Army Ranger scientist
This is the most insane story you'll read all day
F-22 Raptor crashes in Florida
The Air Force only has about 186 F-22s in its inventory
Navy vet shot and killed after allegedly pointing ‘AK-47 type weapon’ at Florida police
“Who knows as we dig into this deeper what the reason for his actions were. This is clearly strange and deadly behavior"
How ‘the worst battleship ever made’ became a wildlife refuge in the Gulf of Mexico
“The wreck is a breeding ground for fish; just teeming with sea life.”
Hurlburt Field airman arrested for indecent exposure at Florida TJ Maxx
The victim told deputies that she saw A1C Michael Leary watching her while shopping and following her around the store
The Navy developed a DIY ventilator to address a critical nationwide shortage amid COVID-19
A new prototype developed by a team of engineers and experts at the Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City may help medical staff breathe a sigh of relief.
Miami VA hospital employees told to reuse one surgical mask per week amid COVID-19 pandemic
Healthcare workers at the Miami VA hospital are being told to reuse one surgical mask for a week at a time starting Monday, guidance issued after a federal report on VA hospital preparedness for the novel coronavirus pandemic found the facility had shortages of personal protective equipment
Pentagon eyes Chicago, Michigan, Florida, Louisiana as COVID-19 spreads
The U.S. military is watching coronavirus infection trends in Chicago, Michigan, Florida and Louisiana with concern as it weighs where else it may need to deploy.
Screening, cleaning, swabbing and more—What the National Guard is doing nationwide to fight COVID-19
“With COVID-19, it’s like we have 54 different hurricanes hitting every state, every territory, and the District of Columbia.”
Special tactics airman dies during training swim in Florida
An Air Force Special Tactics combat controller was found dead Thursday afternoon after he went missing during a surface training swim at a Florida naval base.
Army Golden Knight hospitalized following hard landing at Florida base
The accident comes almost a year to the day after three Golden Knights were seriously hurt jumping over Homestead
2 Air Force bases in Florida to change names to Space Force in the next month
Two Air Force installations in on Central Florida's Space Coast will soon bear the Space Force name
Florida scam tricked service members into buying meds, tests they didn’t need
"Ramamurthy used our military families, our elderly, and our disabled to bilk millions of dollars from our country's vital healthcare programs," prosecutors said.