US Military Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for US Military. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 102,613 in US Military

  1. WWII-Era Ship Spills OilRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NBC New York

    Coast Guard personnel in San Francisco received a report Saturday that an undetermined amount of fuel oil was discharged from the SS Jeremiah O'Brien, a World War II ship. A cleanup effort by multiple agencies is underway for an oil spill from a World War II-era ship that now serves as a tourist attraction in San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf.

    Comment?

  2. Relatives: Vet arrested at White House needs helpRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | HeraldNet

    An Iraq war veteran accused of scaling a fence and making it into the White House before the Secret Service stopped him posed no threat to anyone and needs counseling instead of prosecution, members of his family said Sunday. Omar Gonzalez, 42, was arrested Friday and is expected in federal court Monday to face charges of unlawfully entering a restricted building or grounds while carrying a deadly or dangerous weapon - a small folding knife in this case.

    Comment?

  3. Eligible for security clearance, but not on DODa s payroll?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    When the Government Accountability Office was looking at security clearance issues, it found a curious situation among Defense Department agencies: Some have more people eligible for clearances than they have employees. In fact, almost a million contractors are in the Pentagon's system but are not on the payroll, according to the department.

    Comment?

  4. Can 'True Detective' Star Michelle Monaghan Land an Oscar Nom for 'Fort Bliss'?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    The 38-year-old plays an Army medic who comes home after a 15-month tour in Afghanistan and finds that her young son barely even remembers her Michelle Monaghan , one of the most underappreciated actresses working today, has starred in two films - both tiny indies - in which she portrays a character employed in a stereotypically masculine job who is struggling to juggle her work responsibilities with the stereotypically feminine responsibility of raising a young child. The first, which came out six years ago, was James Mottern 's Trucker , and she deserved a best actress Oscar nomination for her work.

    Comment?

  5. Obama is Commander in Chief -- Ken Burns' FDR depiction: mix of myth and truthRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Obama's the Commander in Chief President Barack Obama has been vehement that the United States will not have "boots on the ground" or use U.S. combat troops in Iraq or Syria. He is coming under increasing criticism for taking this position both by political operatives in both parties and by military experts - including those currently on active duty.

    Comment?

  6. USO Tribute Gala at Music HallRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The Cincinnati Pops have always been a supporter of the military, their families and the work done by them to protect our country. Conductor John Morris Russell and the Cincinnati Pops once again will be involved in this effort with participation in this year USO Tribute Gala at Music Hall on September 28, at 7pm.

    Comment?

  7. Coast Guard takes ownership of new cutterRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Moultrie News

    The Coast Guard announced it took possession of the Cutter Hamilton on Monday in Mississippi where it was built.

    Comment?

  8. Business Profile: Old Glory AmmoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... Missions to Intelligence collection and Unconventional Warfare these soldiers are the most versatile in the US Military arsenal. SF Soldiers cherish the brotherhood of their fellow soldiers and take pride in their perspective part a member of the ...

    Comment?

  9. Lejeune teen seeks surgery for rare eye diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News

    "He's great. He's kind. He's caring. He's loving," said Billie Dase, Jonathan's mom.

    Comment?

  10. 2 Fort Drum buildings named in honor of WW II vetsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | 13WHAM

    Two training facilities at Fort Drum in northern New York are being named in honor of two World War II veterans. Army officials are renaming one in honor of Lt.

    Comment?

  11. Cavalry soldiers push past exhaustion to show 'heart and drive' during Spur Ride at Fort BlissRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    FORT BLISS >> It may have seemed like a bunch of soldiers were playing around in the rain and mud last week, but their training had a serious side to it. For about 30 straight hours, a group of cavalry soldiers at Fort Bliss pushed themselves past the brink of exhaustion to demonstrate they have mastered their basic scout and soldier skills.

    Comment?

  12. SRR initiates program to hire veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Star

    Submitted photo Savannah River Remediation's Veterans' Cooperative Educational Program selection committee consists of veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces. Committee members are, from left, Chairman Scott Brown, Lieutenant Colonel, U.S. Army; Kim Hauer, Commander, U.S. Navy; John Contardi, Sergeant, U.S. Marine Corps; and Bruce Martin, Captain, U.S. Army.

    Comment?

  13. Ghost lake and what lies beneathRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Fellow Hoosier adventures make the occasional trek 4 hours south from Indianapolis for a weekend of boating, camping, water skiing, fishing, and indulging in an atmosphere of fun, sun, adult beverages and relentless boating.. Yet, little do most know that an era of history-complete with the trials and tribulations of just living-lies just a few hundred feet below the hull of their boat.

    Comment?

  14. Elections loom and Obama hopes Bergdahl trade has been forgottenRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Today American Thinker reminds us that there is a problem that President Obama desperately hopes we forget about. That problem is how he infamously traded five senior leaders of the Taliban in exchange for Bowe Bergdahl.

    Comment?

  15. Rebels and Russian troops 'flout ceasefire agreement'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    UKRAINe's military has accused separatists and Russian troops of continuing to shoot at government forces despite a ceasefire and said Kiev would not go ahead with setting up a proposed buffer zone until the truce violations stopped. The country's warring sides agreed on Friday to withdraw artillery and other heavy weapons to the outer limits of a 19-mile buffer zone, building on the ceasefire in the conflict in eastern Ukraine that has killed more than 3,000 people.

    Comment?

  16. White House intruder identified as Iraq vet needing helpRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    Omar Gonzalez, the man who got into the White House after scaling a fence on Friday needs counseling instead of prosecution, members of his family said Sunday. An Iraq war veteran accused of scaling a fence and making it into the White House before the Secret Service stopped him posed no threat to anyone and needs counselling rather than prosecution, members of his family said Sunday.

    Comment?

  17. Ukraine Clashes Test Truce as Russian Oppositon ProtestsRead the original story

    Saturday | The Washington Post

    Ukraine's truce was tested by battles between government forces and separatists as Russia's opposition held a peace march to protest President Vladimir Putin 's policy in the neighboring country. The government in Kiev and the rebels traded accusations of cease-fire violations even after they agreed to create a buffer zone to strengthen the pact.

    Comment?

  18. O: Five things you need to know about ISIL - and many questions unanswered tooaRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | Pam's House Blend

    ... America. That's what the stars and stripes are all about. How many military successes have there been since the US Military invaded Grenada? Is this the appropriate use of our military? What is the definition of success in each and every case? How ...

    Comment?

  19. July Fourth gift worth celebrating: Vet gets long-awaited service dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues.

    Comment?

  20. Battle of Britain commemoratedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Marlborough Express

    WE WILL REMEMBER THEM: Blenheim woman Marigold Miller holds a photo of her late husband Hayden Hugh James Miller, who flew Whitley and Wellington aircraft during the Battle of Britain. More than 100 people gathered under a clear Blenheim sky yesterday to remember the New Zealand airmen who died in the Battle of Britain.

    Comment?