Military

john-healy
December 15, 2019 - 11:58 am
West Point cadets and Naval Academy midshipman appeared to make a hand gesture associated with white supremacy during Saturday’s ESPN pre-game show before the Army-Navy football game. Military officials told NBC News that they are investigating the matter. “West Point is looking into it, and we do...
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November 09, 2019 - 9:00 am
While no man who stormed the beaches in Normandy on June 6, 1944 lacked courage, all 13 of them displayed heroic actions so significant that they would later be recognized with a Medal of Honor. Veterans Day is Nov. 11. To celebrate these legendary soldiers , learn about these 13 remarkable men...
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November 07, 2019 - 9:55 am
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah ( Connecting Vets ) -- Tiara Puro was 17 years old when her father handed her a recruiting brochure for the Utah Army National Guard. She remembered a feeling of excitement as she flipped through the pamphlet, especially when she read about the education benefits. She had been...
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Jack Murphy
October 29, 2019 - 6:03 am
(Connecting Vets) President Trump released a photograph of the military working dog who hunted ISIS leader Abū Bakr al-Baghdadi through a dark and dangerous tunnel in Idlib, Syria during a Delta Force raid over the weekend. Connecting Vets was told this evening the dog's name is Conan, assigned to...
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ap-news
October 27, 2019 - 10:23 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State group who was killed in a U.S. military raid in Syria, according to President Donald Trump (all times local): 10 a.m. President Donald Trump says the U.S. military raid that took out Islamic State leader Abu Bakr...
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July 12, 2019 - 8:43 am
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah ( Connecting Vets ) -- Tiara Puro was 17 years old when her father handed her a recruiting brochure for the Utah Army National Guard. She remembered a feeling of excitement as she flipped through the pamphlet, especially when she read about the education benefits. She had been...
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Supreme Court
Dreamstime
January 22, 2019 - 10:21 am
The Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed the Trump administration to go ahead with its plan to restrict military service by transgender people while court challenges continue.
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B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber
TIM SHORTT/FLORIDA TODAY
January 01, 2019 - 3:30 pm
The U.S. Strategic Command, which oversees America's nuclear and missile arsenal, boasted in a New Year's Eve tweet that it's ready if ever needed "to drop something much, much bigger" than the Times Square ball.
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Pentagon
Dreamstime
December 19, 2018 - 10:21 am
The Trump administration will withdraw all of the approximately 2,000 American troops in Syria, according to a U.S. official, as the White House declared victory Wednesday in the mission to defeat Islamic State militants there.
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Trinity Campos
July 13, 2018 - 3:15 pm
Tears of joy only begin to describe a mother’s reaction to her military husband returning home.
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