military

  • Arrest made over suspicious packages sent to military facilities

    Washington (CNN) An arrest has been made in Washington state in connection to the multiple suspicious packages that were sent to military and government facilities in the Washington, DC, area, according to a law enforcement official. On Monday, a law enforcement official told CNN that more than 10 devices...
  • Trump signs order to keep Guantanamo military prison open

    WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed a new executive order to keep open the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay, marking a formal reversal of his predecessor’s eight-year effort to shut it down. Trump made it clear during his campaign that he wanted Guantanamo to remain...
  • Shocking VA study shows parasite from Vietnam may be killing veterans

    HERALD, W.Va. (AP) – A half a century after serving in Vietnam, hundreds of veterans have a new reason to believe they may be dying from a silent bullet – test results show some men may have been infected by a slow-killing parasite while fighting in the jungles of Southeast...
  • Marine shocks mom with surprise visit home

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (FOX 35 WOFL) – A huge surprise for one military mom was more than year in the making. It was the ultimate surprise. Military Mom, Rekita Lee, got an emotional surprise when her son, Tre’Vaughn Lee, came home from his deployment in Japan. The two had not seen...
  • Transgender military family members speaking on the fallout from Trump’s tweet

    For months, Kiera Walker grappled with the decision of how and when to come out as a transgender woman to her fellow members of the Coast Guard. She had served in the Guard’s Duluth, Minnesota, station for about two and a half years, but her colleagues had known her only as...
  • US military insists invasion of North Korea needed to stop nukes

    A ground invasion by the U.S. military is the only way to eliminate North Korea’s nuclear arsenal, according to the Joint Chiefs of Staff. In late September, Rep. Ted Lieu and Rep. Ruben Gallego, both Democrats and veterans of the U.S. military, sent a letter to Defense Secretary James...
  • Fallen soldier’s widow: ‘Nothing to say’ to Trump

    MIAMI (AP) – The pregnant widow of a fallen U.S. soldier on Monday contradicted President Donald Trump’s account of his phone call about her husband’s death and said what he told her “made me cry even worse.” Myeshia Johnson told ABC’s “Good Morning America” in an interview that Democratic Rep....
  • Video: Eminem addresses the NFL and Thrashes Trump on BET HipHopAwards!!

    Eminem is known for being an outspoken artist. BETs HipHopAwards gave him his own cypher and he used every single second of it! Eminem is the best-selling artist of the 2000s in the United States. Throughout his career, he has had 10 number-one albums on the Billboard 200 and five number-one singles on the Billboard Hot...
  • Breaking News: Special Forces Troops Killed and 2 Are Wounded in an Ambush, See Video!

    WASHINGTON — Three United States Army Special Forces were killed and two were wounded on Wednesday in an ambush in Niger while on a training mission with troops from that nation in northwestern Africa, American military officials said. “We can confirm reports that a joint U.S. and Nigerien patrol...