Air Force Launches Unarmed ICBM In CaliforniaAn unarmed Minuteman 3 intercontinental ballistic missile has been launched from a U.S. Air Force Base in California on a flight to a target in the Pacific Ocean.
48-Year-Old Mom And Teenage Son To Attend College TogetherAt 48 years old Connie Lewis thought she was too old for college. But when her 18-year-old son Damon, who attends Decatur High School, began applying to schools he had a different thought
Government: 36 ISIS Fighters Killed By Massive BombAfghanistan officials say the attack on a tunnel complex in eastern Afghanistan with the largest non-nuclear weapon ever used in combat by the U.S. military has left 36 Islamic State group fighters dead.
Trump's Military Action Unnerves Some GOP Libertarians, DemsPresident Donald Trump's military strike against Syria drew strong push-back from an odd mix of libertarian Republicans, Democrats and the far-right conservatives who have long insisted on Congress' constitutional authority for acts of war.
Lockheed Martin Moving F-16 Production From Fort Worth To South CarolinaThe company is moving production of F-16s to South Carolina to make room for expanded production of the newer F-35 jet fighters in Fort Worth.
Trump's Budget Boosts Military But Cuts GOP, Dem FavoritesThe president's initial budget proposal, submitted to Congress on Thursday, would boost defense spending by $54 billion, the largest increase since Ronald Reagan's military buildup of the 1980s.
Trump Budget Slashes Agency Money To Boost Defense SpendingPresident Donald Trump is unveiling a $1.15 trillion budget, a far-reaching overhaul of federal government spending that slashes a dozen Cabinet departments to finance a significant increase in the military and a down payment on a U.S.-Mexico border wall.
President Trump To Push Pentagon Upgrade Aboard US Aircraft CarrierPresident Donald Trump is planning to meet with sailors and shipbuilders on an aircraft carrier in Virginia as he promotes his plans for a major buildup of the nation's military.
Military Services Detail Plans For $30 Billion Budget BoostThe military services have delivered to Congress blueprints for increasing the defense budget by more than $30 billion to pay for new jet fighters, armored vehicles, improved training and more.
Workers Dismayed By President Trump's Federal Hiring FreezeSome federal workers had hoped after Donald Trump's election to president that his professed advocacy for the American worker would extend to the federal workforce, too... that hope is now diminished.
Trump Signs Measure Granting Mattis Waiver To Serve As Defense Secretary President Donald Trump has signed legislation that clears the way for his defense secretary pick -- retired Marine Gen. James Mattis -- to run the Pentagon, if confirmed by the Senate.
Officials Identify Fort Hood Soldier Who Died In Car CrashFort Hood officials have released the name of a 24-year-old soldier who died Saturday from injuries suffered during a car crash at the base.