The Associated Press has learned that Pentagon leaders are finalizing plans aimed at lifting the ban on transgender individuals serving in the military.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it's investigating what the Pentagon calls an inadvertent shipment of live anthrax spores to government and commercial laboratories.
The Air Force's first female commander of a combat fighter wing is leaving Seymour Johnson Air Force Base for a prestigious Pentagon slot.
Members of the Marine Corps Combat Logistics Battalion 24 are training to support civilian authorities in the event of a state or national emergency.
The brother of a New York native killed in Afghanistan says his sibling and another Marine were slain by an Afghan soldier they were training.
Defense Secretary Robert Gates will cut $78
billion from the Pentagon budget in the next five years, money that
will come from shrinking the military's ground force, increasing
health care premiums for troops and other potentially unpopular