military

  • 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...
  • Air Force Academy head: Racists ‘need to get out’ after prep school incident

    In the wake of racial slurs scrawled on an Air Force Academy prep school message board, the superintendent of the academy stood all 4,000 cadets at attention Thursday and delivered a blistering speech on tolerance, telling them to record his words on smartphones so they won’t forget them: “If...
  • One Soldier Dead, Seven Injured in Fort Bragg Training Accident

    A U.S. soldier died Thursday and seven others were injured during a special operations training exercise gone wrong at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, the Army said. Staff Sgt. Alexander P. Dalida, 32, died during the Special Forces Qualification Course at the Army’s John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and...
  • Will Senators delay Trump’s transgender military ban ???

    A pair of senators want to use a mammoth defense policy bill to delay President Trump’s controversial decision to ban transgender people from serving in the military. Sens. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) and Susan Collins (R-Maine) have filed an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act that would delay any action until 60 days...
  • U.N. Panel Faults Syria’s Military for Chemical Attack

    GENEVA — United Nations investigators added their voices on Wednesday to a mountain of evidence of the Syrian military’s responsibility for a chemical attack on a rebel-held town five months ago that left villagers foaming at the mouth and gasping for breath. A United Nations Commission of Inquiry monitoring...
  • Transgender military policy frozen…Transgender troops will continue to serve

    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis late Tuesday announced that transgender troops will be allowed to continue serving in the military pending the results of a study by experts. The announcement follows an order from President Trump — first announced in a tweet — declaring that transgender service members can no longer...
  • First Black Men To Enlist As Marines Honored 75 Years Later, See Video!

    The first African Americans to ever serve in the Marine Corps were honored on Saturday during a special ceremony at Joe C. Davidson Park in Burlington, North Carolina. For the 75th anniversary of Montford Point Marine Day ― which marks the day President Franklin D. Roosevelt issued an executive...