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Pentagon identifies 3 servicemen killed in Afghanistan

The Pentagon has released the names of three U.S. servicemen killed Tuesday by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan.

Packages with suspected ricin sent to Pentagon, Navy chiefs

Authorities at a Pentagon mail screening facility found two envelopes suspected of containing ricin, a poison made from castor beans, and turned them over to the FBI for further analysis, officials said Tuesday.
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7 U.S. service members killed in Iraq helicopter crash

The Pentagon says all seven service members aboard a U.S. helicopter that crashed in Iraq were killed.

NC bases had at least 39 kid-on-kid sex assault reports

A decade after the Pentagon began confronting rape in the ranks, the U.S. military frequently fails to provide justice to the children of service members when they are sexually assaulted by other kids on base.
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President Trump requests Pentagon plan big military parade

President Donald Trump has asked the Pentagon to plan a military parade in Washington later this year, the Pentagon's top spokesperson confirmed.
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Navy pilot recalls encounter with UFO: ‘I think it was not from this world’

Retired Cmdr. David Fravor spent 18 years as a Navy pilot, but nothing prepared him for what he witnessed during a routine training mission on Nov. 14, 2004.

Transgender people can enlist in military starting January 1

A Pentagon official tells The Associated Press that transgender people can enlist in the military beginning Jan. 1, despite President Trump's opposition.

Pentagon chief says North Korea engages in ‘outlaw’ behavior

The threat of nuclear missile attack by North Korea is accelerating, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Saturday, accusing the North of illegal and unnecessary missile and nuclear programs and pledging to repel any strike.
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US showing North Korea its military might

The U.S. is putting on display its military might for North Korea.

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