UNSUNG HEROES: This Airman Dove Into A River To Recover 2 Men While Under Fire
This airman broke cover, charged across open ground, and blew up an enemy fighting position days after diving into a river under fire to try to rescue two soldiers.
Marine Corps Reboots Motivational Video To Add Women After Complaints
The Marine Corps released a new version that doesn’t leave out the 14,000 or so members of the service.
Drug Abuse And Mental Illness On The Rise Among Vets, New Report Finds
The number of VA patients with diagnosed mental health or substance abuse issues increased between 2001 and 2014, according to a new VA report.
Family & Relationships
The Bravest Thing I’ve Ever Done Is Become A Full-Time Parent
There's little security in being the parent who holds the family together when the other parent constantly absent.
Investigators Rule SEAL Trainee’s Death A Homicide
A sailor who died while training to become a SEAL was the victim of homicide by drowning, according to a new report.
Fallen SEAL Had Already Earned Silver Star Battling 100 ISIS Fighters
A Navy SEAL killed in May in a gunfight with Islamic State militants in northern Iraq had already earned the Silver Star.
When Does A Cyber Attack Constitute An Act Of War? We Still Don’t Know
Pentagon leaders are still trying to figure out when a cyber attack against the United States would constitute an act of war.
Vietnam War Army Pilot To Receive The Medal Of Honor
Army Lt. Col. Charles Kettles will receive the Medal of Honor for saving 44 American soldiers during a May 15, 1967 enemy ambush in the Vietnam War.
Hackers Crack Pentagon’s Cyber Walls More Than 130 Times
Under the “Hack The Pentagon” program, hackers found 138 “vulnerabilities” in the Defense Department’s cyber defenses.
Army Reserve Captain Among Those Killed In Mass Shooting At Orlando Nightclub
U.S. Army Reserve officer Antonio Davon Brown was among those killed at an Orlando nightclub on Sunday.
Troops In California Exempt From New Smoking Age Law
A new California law on smoking age explicitly exempts active-duty members of the military from having to comply.
To Cut Taxpayer Costs, Commissaries Have To Close, New Report Says
A new report found budget neutrality cannot be reached through store closures unless the commissary system is shut down completely.
US Plans To Commit Combat Troops To NATO’s Eastern Flank
Russia is likely to view the deployment of additional forces as a threat, but it's unclear how strongly it will react, sources say.