Nation Feb 19

A U.S. flag is seen unfurled at the Pentagon between the spires of the Air Force Memorial during a 9/11 observance in Arlington, Virginia, in 2017. Photo by Joshua Roberts/Reuters
Air Force orders new review into racial, ethnic disparities

The Air Force inspector general will conduct a second investigation into racial and ethnic disparities across the force. Service leaders say the review will include gender and additional racial categories such as Asian and American Indian.

Nation Dec 12

Photo by REUTERS/Hyungwon Kang
Pentagon tests long-banned ballistic missile over Pacific

The Pentagon on Thursday flight-tested a missile that had been banned under a treaty that the United States and Russia abandoned last summer. Some U.S. arms control advocates said the test risks an unnecessary arms race with Moscow.

Oct 29

WATCH: Pentagon says 5,200 troops will be sent to U.S. border

The Pentagon said Monday it is sending 5,200 troops to the Southwest border in an extraordinary military operation ordered up just a week before midterm elections in which President Donald Trump has put a sharp focus on Central American migrants…