US Military

FILE - In this April 1, 2020, file photo, Defense Secretary Mark Esper speaks about the coronavirus in the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
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April 15, 2020 - 12:43 pm
Military sees no quick exit from 'new world' of coronavirus
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Jeff Katz
October 29, 2019 - 2:02 pm
Give this good boy all the treats! A photo was released of the U.S. military dog who chased down ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and boxed him in inside a tunnel in Syria, forcing the mass murderer to blow himself up. President Donald Trump tweeted out a photo of this furry American hero, who...
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Jeff Katz
September 16, 2019 - 3:31 pm
While a group of U.S. Armed Forces enlistees was sworn in during a National Women’s Soccer League game, a large section of fans booed as they vowed obey the orders of the president. The fans, in attendance at a match between the Portland Thorns and North Carolina Courage, were mostly quiet during...
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December 22, 2018 - 10:46 am
By LOLITA C. BALDOR and ROBERT BURNS , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The extraordinary resignation letter that Defense Secretary Jim Mattis handed to a surprised President Donald Trump was not just a product of two years of accumulating frustration with an impulsive boss, but an outline of the...
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November 05, 2018 - 2:00 pm
By LOLITA C. BALDOR , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says that a Russian fighter jet flew dangerously close to a U.S. military reconnaissance plane in international airspace over the Black Sea on Monday. Pentagon spokesman Eric Pahon says the Russian SU-27 made a high-speed pass...
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June 18, 2018 - 1:10 pm
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — The Pentagon's secretive agency for advanced scientific research is receiving a security upgrade at its northern Virginia home. The Arlington County Board on Saturday unanimously approved a project to add nearly 1,300 square feet to the building that's home to the Defense...
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