02/20/14 02:15 PM
Plans to move a controversial Marine base to a less crowded part of the southern Japanese island are reopening long-standing tensions between the U.S. Military and the local population. (Feb. 20) SHOTLIST: AP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLY Henoko Beach, Nago City, Japan - 6 February 2014 1....
By Lolita Baldor | 02/18/14 08:17 AM
The number of U.S. soldiers forced out of the Army because of crimes or misconduct has soared in the past several years as the military emerges from a decade of war that put a greater focus on battle competence than on character.
02/14/14 03:15 AM
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The world's largest naval installation is getting a new leader. Capt. Robert E. Clark Jr. will become Naval Station Norfolk's commanding officer on Friday. He's taking over for Capt. David A. Culler Jr., who is retiring in May. Naval Station Norfolk is home to aircraft...
02/14/14 12:19 AM
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The Coast Guard says it's reducing the amount of combat medical training it does with live animals by more than half. The Coast Guard reviewed its policies after Norfolk-based People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals posted a video of the training in 2012 that showed a...
02/12/14 11:30 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — In launching a new search for cures to what ails its nuclear missile corps, the Air Force is considering proposals it tried five years ago, according to internal emails and documents obtained by The Associated Press. Many of the proposals fell short when they were tried...
02/11/14 06:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House voted overwhelmingly Tuesday to restore full cost of living increases to pension benefits for younger military retirees, responding eagerly to election-year pressure from veterans groups. The Senate debated a similar bill as lawmakers hastened to reverse course on...
02/10/14 09:28 AM
At U.S. military bases in Japan, most service members found culpable in sex crimes in recent years did not go to prison, according to internal Department of Defense documents.
By Joel Gehrke | 01/30/14 05:51 PM
Air Force officers responsible for the nation's nuclear weapons arsenal cheated on a proficiency test because they felt too much pressure to perform perfectly, Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James concluded. "I heard repeatedly from teammates that the need for perfection has created a climate...
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