EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN SEA (AP) — Britain's newest aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, is helping to take on the “lion’s share” of operations against the Islamic State group in Iraq, U.K. naval commanders said. It has also piqued the interest of Russian warplanes, who try to keep tabs on its cutting-edge F-35 jet in a “cat-and-mouse” game with British and U.S. pilots.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Military service leaders are privately expressing reservations about removing sexual assault cases from the chain of command, The Associated Press has learned, striking a note of caution as momentum builds toward changing a military justice system that has come under increasing criticism.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Vice President Kamala Harris focused on the challenges of the pandemic, climate change and cybersecurity threats during her keynote speech to graduates at the U.S. Naval Academy on Friday, the first by a woman at the 175-year-old institution.
ABOARD HMS QUEEN ELIZABETH (AP) — As tensions with Russia simmer, thousands of NATO troops, several warships and dozens of aircraft are taking part in military exercises stretching across the Atlantic, through Europe and into the Black Sea region.
Cale Foy had just started hiking with his wife and three children as they do every Sunday when he noticed what he thought was an abandoned fis…
A Vietnam veteran in Stafford County received an unexpected gift from the same first responders who came to his aid when his house caught fire nearly two months ago.
A Navy medic shot and critically wounded two people at a Maryland business park Tuesday, then fled to a nearby Army base where he was shot and killed.
This bittersweet collection of vintage photographs show how U.S. Military Service men and women found solace in Christmas celebrations at the …
This video from the 70's shows the tradition catapult officers held when they reached the end of their tour abroad an aircraft carrier.
The chairman of the joint chiefs of staff and other top military leaders are under quarantine after a senior Coast Guard official tested positive for the coronavirus. The officials said this has not affected military readiness.
Amid all the displays of bickering, finger-pointing and stonewalling members of Congress have treated us to during this session, it was mightily uplifting to see our lawmakers come together to award its highest honor, the Congressional Gold Medal, to the surviving members of the USS Indianapolis. In a virtual ceremony that was livestreamed on July 30, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., presented the medal to the living crewmembers to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the ship’s July 30, 1945, sinking.
Movie critic Bruce Miller reviews "Greyhound" with Tom Hanks, who plays Capt. Ernest Krause, a quiet leader who lets his actions say plenty ab…
MILLVILLE — Though more than 20 years apart, two Millville High School graduates have forged a bond and a mentorship through shared histories and goals after a serendipitous connection that began with a newspaper clipping.
The U.S. Navy plans to ban Confederate battle flags from all public spaces and work areas on its bases, ships, submarines, and aircraft.
A bit of memorabilia and curiosity uncover history from the 1918 flu pandemic.
The head of the Navy recommended to Defense Secretary Mark Esper that Capt. Brett Crozier be restored to command of the USS Theodore Roosevelt aircraft carrier on Friday. Esper said he needed more time to review the recommendation.
President Trump tweeted about Iran.
It was a clear expression of appreciation for their former commander who was removed for what the acting Navy Secretary called "poor judgment."
Coronavirus pandemic: US Navy deploys two hospital ships as COVID-19 spreads
At 95, R.J. George is one of the state's last remaining Iwo Jima survivors. The five-week battle started on Feb. 19, 1945 — 75 years ago this Wednesday.