Trump's $4.4T Budget Features Soaring DeficitsPresident Donald Trump is proposing a $4 trillion-plus budget that projects a $1 trillion or so federal deficit.
Senate Leaders' Budget Deal Faces Opposition In Both PartiesOpposition from Democratic liberals and tea-party Republicans in Congress may imperil a budget deal reached by Senate leaders to keep the government operating past midnight Thursday.
Pentagon Says President Trump Ordered Washington Military ParadePresident Donald Trump has asked the Pentagon to plan a grand parade of the U.S. armed forces in Washington this year to celebrate military strength, officials said Tuesday.
Leaked Pentagon Document Suggests Russia Is Building 'Doomsday Torpedo' To Hit Coastal CitiesThe Russian government is reportedly developing a city-killing torpedo, called Kanyon, that would allegedly leave a country's coastline uninhabitable for decades.
Mattis On Sharing With FBI: Must 'Find Out What's Going On'Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says he has directed the Pentagon's watchdog to examine the circumstances of the Air Force's failure to report the Texas church shooter's domestic violence conviction to the FBI.
Air Force Failed To Submit Texas Shooter's Criminal HistoryTrump administration officials say the Air Force didn't submit the accused Texas church shooter's criminal history to the FBI, as required by Pentagon rules.
Senate Poised To Pass $700 Billion Defense Policy Bill The Senate is poised to pass a defense policy bill that recommends billions of dollars more in military spending than President Donald Trump requested.
Developing: North Korea Launched Intercontinental Ballistic MissileIn theory the missile had enough range to reach portions of U.S. territory.
Texas Republican To Press For $705 Billion Defense BudgetA powerful House Republican is set to press his case for $705 billion in military spending next year.
US Shoots Down Mock Warhead Over PacificThe Pentagon says it has shot down a mock warhead over the Pacific in a success for America's missile defense program.
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.
Al-Qaida ‘Senior Leader’ Killed As War Rages In YemenA U.S. air strike in Yemen has killed a regional Al-Qaeda senior operative, the Pentagon said Friday.