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Nation Mar 29U.S. opens formal investigation into civilian deaths in Mosul
The military has launched a formal investigation to determine what role the U.S. played in the deaths of dozens of civilians in Mosul, Iraq.
Nation Mar 21After illicit photo scandal, military seeks new ways to punish bad online behavior
The Navy and the Marine Corps are considering new ways to punish inappropriate online activity by service members, including posts of "intimate" images on social media sites.
Nation Mar 15Sexual assault reports up at Navy, Army academies
Reports of sexual assaults increased at two of the three military academies last year and an anonymous survey suggests sexual misconduct rose across the board at the schools, The Associated Press has learned.
Nation Mar 14Top U.S. Marine: ‘Enough is enough’ on nude photo sharing
Gen. Robert Neller, the Marine Corps commandant, vowed to hold Marines accountable through whatever legal and other means possible…
Politics Mar 10Top Marine says nude photo probe must not be completed ‘in a hurry’
The top Marine general said that an investigation into reports that nude photos of female service members are being secretly posted online without their permission must be done carefully.
Politics Feb 16Top Trump envoys signal no quick changes to U.S.-Russia ties
The Trump administration signaled Thursday there will be no change soon in U.S.-Russian relations, putting the onus on Moscow to prove itself if it wants closer cooperation with Washington.
Politics Feb 15Pentagon boss to NATO nations: Increase military spending
Echoing President Donald Trump's demands for NATO countries to assume greater self-defense responsibility, the defense secretary said Washington will "moderate its commitment" to the alliance if countries fail to fall in line.
World Feb 15Pentagon chief says NATO members must boost defense spending
U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has told NATO allies that they must start increasing defense spending by year-end or the Trump administration will "moderate its commitment" to them.
Politics Dec 19Trump picks New York businessman Vincent Viola for Army secretary
President-elect Donald J. Trump has picked Vincent Viola as secretary of the Army. Viola is the founder of several businesses, including Virtu Financial, an electronic trading firm. He also owns the National Hockey League's Florida Panthers and is a past…
World Dec 16U.S. demands return of Navy underwater drone seized by Chinese warship
A Chinese warship seized a U.S. Navy unmanned underwater glider that was collecting unclassified scientific data in the South China Sea, and the U.S. is demanding its return, the Pentagon said today.