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The White House is slow-walking a multimillion dollar federal investigation of toxic chemicals found in military base drinking water
The clock is ticking, because the study results will be thrown off as the chemical blood level in participants decreases over time.
SecDef Esper ‘flabbergasted’ by Navy Secretary making secret deal with White House on Gallagher case
Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Monday he fired Richard Spencer after learning the Navy secretary had secretly tried to … Continued
Pence makes surprise visit to Iraq to reassure Kurds (and US troops) that they’re not forgotten
Vice President Mike Pence visited Iraq on Saturday to reassure Iraqi Kurds that they have the United States' support, and to visit with American service members deployed there ahead of...
‘Your spirit keeps our flag waving high’ — President Trump presents Master Sgt. Matthew Williams with Medal of Honor
"On behalf of the entire nation, our great U.S.A., our incredibly United States of America, we are forever grateful for your life of service and your outstanding courage."
The White House may get hacked again because so many cybersecurity officials have resigned, according to an internal memo
"I foresee the White House is posturing itself to be electronically compromised once again," wrote Dimitrios Vastakis, a branch chief of the White House computer network defense unit, in the...
White House says it will refuse to cooperate with ‘illegitimate, unconstitutional’ impeachment inquiry
The White House said on Tuesday it would refuse to cooperate with an "illegitimate, unconstitutional" congressional impeachment inquiry, setting Republican President Donald Trump on a collision course with the Democratic-led...
Trump wants ‘substantial’ downsize of the National Security Council after whistleblower complaint
Senior agency officials were reportedly told last week.
Trump’s new helicopter has a flaw: It scorches the White House lawn
The presidential helicopter isn't supposed to leave scorch marks on the White House lawn. So the Navy and Lockheed Martin Corp. are working to fix a "high risk" problem after...
Mark Esper faces a legal maze to become the next defense secretary
The Federal Vacancies Reform Act of 1998 has put a number of limitations on acting secretaries, which could make things difficult for Army Secretary Mark Esper
Pentagon to White House: Stop politicizing the military
"There is no room for politicizing the military," Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said.
The Pentagon reportedly has a plan to send 5,000 more troops to the Middle East to counter Iran
Are those war drums we hear?
White House wants another $377 million to pay for active-duty and National Guard troops on the border
About 2,900 active-duty and 2,000 National Guardsmen are currently deployed to the border as part of a mission that is now called Operation Guardian Support.
Pence: We won’t be retiring the USS Truman after all
Vice President Mike Pence visited the Truman at its Norfolk homeport Tuesday, addressing a group of sailors after touring the ship.
Trump Once Again Claims He Fired Mattis (He Didn’t)
President Donald Trump is doubling down on his claim that he fired former Defense Secretary James Mattis, who resigned in protest over the president's decision to withdraw all U.S. troops...
Top 5 Best Moments From Trump’s Totally Lit Cabinet Meeting
President Donald Trump was in peak form during his recent televised cabinet meeting.
John Kelly On Why He Stayed 18 Months In The White House: ‘Military People Don’t Walk Away’
The retired Marine general leaves the White House in the New Year, and defends his tenure in a new interview.
The Chinese Are Reportedly Intercepting Trump’s Cell Phone Calls
Chinese spies are eavesdropping on President Donald Trump's cell phone calls with friends and using what they learn to try … Continued
Mattis: I’m Not A Democrat
Defense Secretary James Mattis has made clear that he is politically neutral after President Trump recently called him “sort of … Continued
Mattis Says Syria Policy Has Not Changed After White House Changes Syria Policy
Monday afternoon found Defense Secretary James Mattis diving, dipping, ducking, and dodging as a gaggle of reporters pressed him on … Continued
DoD To Stand Up Space Force As Independent Military Branch By 2020, Vice President Says
The Trump administration plans to establish a Department of the Space Force – a sixth independent branch of the U.S. … Continued
The White House Is Making National Security Decisions Without Telling The Pentagon
I emailed the Pentagon last week, asking them for details of an “international security” agreement Russia was touting after the … Continued
Does President Trump Still Listen To Mattis? Reports Say No.
All right, gumshoes, let’s play everyone’s favorite game: Where in the world is Defense Secretary James Mattis? If you’re wondering … Continued
These ‘Independence Day’ Military Fails Prove The Aliens Should’ve Won
Independence Day is an excellent moto movie, but it's not without its faults. Like many Hollywood blockbusters, it just can't seem to get the military right.
The Trump White House Has Given Us The Dumbest Challenge Coin Of All Time
There’s trouble brewing for President Donald Trump’s historic, unprecedented, spur-of-the-moment summit with the grandson of a communist revolutionary who carved … Continued