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.
Military Veteran And His Service Dog Attend Their First Stars GameThe Dallas Stars hosted a military veteran and his service dog at Wednesday night's game at the American Airlines Center.
Obama Calls For Seamless Transition For US Military To TrumpPresident Barack Obama is calling during his last meeting with U.S. military leaders for a "seamless passing of the baton" to President-elect Donald Trump.
Snowball Express Gives Comfort To Gold Star FamiliesThe Annual Snowball Express is in Dallas Fort Worth this week giving a Christmas experience to kids who have lost a military parent in the war. JD Ryan caught up to them Around Town.
Military Wife Gets Creative For Family Christmas Photo A military wife and mom in Colorado has come up with a unique way to include her deployed husband in this year's family Christmas photo.
Trump Targets Lockheed Martin's F-35 Fighter ProgramDonald Trump says he'll reduce the costs of the Pentagon's most expensive weapons program -- Lockheed Martin's F-35 Joint Strike Fighter -- after he takes office.
Survivor Recalls Fear, Anger On Day Of Pearl Harbor AttackSurprise, fear, anger and pride. That's what Pearl Harbor survivor Jim Downing recalls about the attack that plunged the U.S. into World War II.
House Pushes Ahead With $611 Billion Defense Policy Bill The Republican-led House is pushing ahead with a $611 billion defense policy bill that prohibits closing the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and forbids the Pentagon from trimming the number of military bases.
Lawmakers Drop Plan Requiring Women To Register For DraftHouse and Senate negotiators have reached agreement on a sweeping defense policy bill that rejects a plan to force women to register for a military draft.

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