The Missouri River floodwater surging on to the air base housing the U.S. military's Strategic Command overwhelmed round-the-clock sandbagging by airmen and others. They had to scramble to save sensitive equipment, munitions and dozens of aircraft.
By Margery A. Beck, Ellen Knickmeyer, Robert Burns, Associated Press
The top Marine general warned the problem is "imposing unacceptable risk" to Marine Corps combat readiness.
By Lolita Baldor, Associated Press
The nearly two weeks of talks produced two draft agreements between the militants and the U.S. government on a "withdrawal timeline and effective counterterrorism measures," American envoy Zalmay Khalilzad wrote on Twitter.
By Fay Abuelgasim, Kathy Gannon, Associated Press
McSally, the first female fighter pilot to fly in combat, said Wednesday that she was raped in the Air Force by a superior officer.
By Colleen Long, Associated Press
By Julie Watson, Jennifer McDermott, Associated Press
The military has spent about $8 million on transgender care since 2016 out of its $50 billion overall health care budget.
By Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press
Passage would mark the first time Congress has relied on the decades-old War Powers Resolution to halt military intervention. It also would set up a potential confrontation with the White House, which has threatened a veto.
The hearing is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. ET today. Watch it here.
By Kavitha Cardoza, Education Week
There are approximately a million children of active duty military in the U.S. Most attend public school, move six to nine times before finishing high school and must cope with a parent being absent for extended periods of time. Schools…
By Megan Thompson, Melanie Saltzman
A recent documentary "TransMilitary," follows four trans troops in their military journeys as the federal government flip-flops on whether they should be banned. As the battle over the ban continues in federal courts, NewsHour Weekend's Megan Thompson talks to a…
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