A new video released Saturday shows Islamic State militants beheading Japanese journalist Kenji Goto.
Kurdish ground forces aided by U.S. and allied air support have retaken the Syrian town of Kobani from Islamic State militants, U.S. Lieutenant-General James Terry said on Saturday.
Outgoing Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel said Friday that the U.S. might need to send non-combat ground troops to Iraq to help push back Islamic State forces.
The Obama administration insisted Friday that the Taliban terrorists swapped for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl do not pose a threat to the U.S.
The Pentagon says it has killed a chemical weapons expert who was using his experience to create toxic war tools for Saddam Hussein to help the Islamic State.
The U.S. Army took fire from offended Twitter users on Thursday for tweeting about a “chink” in its special operations digital and physical armor, and immediately retreated.
One thousand of the 36,000 illegal immigrant criminals the government released in 2013 have gone on to commit other crimes, including child sex abuse, hit-and-run and child cruelty, according to new data released Friday evening by Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles E. Grassley.
The Islamic State on Friday killed a senior Kurdish commander and several of his fellow fighters during a surprise attack on a Kurdish-controlled city in northern Iraq, evoking the ire of the Pentagon.
The U.S. Navy does not appreciate “Top Gun”-inspired maneuvers over college campuses.
The Defense Department spent $2 million to develop a tool to estimate mental health staffing requirements, but the services say it doesn’t do an accurate job of estimating needs, choosing instead to use legacy or service-specific estimates for the fiscal 2016 requests, according to a report released Friday.
A top military commander has moved to classify data that previously let a federal watchdog track the billions the U.S. government is spending on Afghanistan’s security forces, leaving investigators incapable of accounting for taxpayer funds for the first time in six years.
One of the Taliban members swapped by the Obama administration in exchange for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has reportedly tried to return to terrorist activity.