Military

Trees for Troops kicks off in Thorntown, Ind.

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Trees for Troops kicks off Tuesday in Thorntown, where volunteers will prepare 200 live Christmas trees for military members stationed overseas.Read more

Iraq officials: Rocket attack hits base housing US troops

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Saturday's attack came just days after a similar rocket attack killed three servicemen at the same base, including two Americans.Read more

US strikes Taliban forces in 1st hit since peace deal

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The U.S. military says it has conducted an airstrike against Taliban forces in southern Afghanistan, only days after American and Taliban officials signed an ambitious...Read more


'They were humans too': Vietnam vet remembers tough parts of war

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Lon Washington was drafted during the Vietnam War and still, he went in fearlessly.Read more

Photographer memorializes fallen soldier in newborn's photos

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A Minnesota National Guard soldier never got the chance to meet his son, but a photographer has forever memorialized him in touching newborn photos.Read more

Veteran finds strength while serving in Iraq War

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When his mother began battling cancer, Futrell decided to join the military so he could help support his family.Read more

Woman in the war zone: Iraq veteran turned to Army for 'adventure' after mom's death

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For Rhonda Seward, joining the Army was a spontaneous decision to get block the pain from the loss of her mother. She stayed in for 23 years.Read more

Pentagon: 109 troops suffer brain injuries from Iran strike

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The number of U.S. service members diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries has shot up to more than 100, the Pentagon said Monday.Read more

Trump pays tribute to 2 soldiers killed in Afghanistan

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President Donald Trump traveled Monday to Dover Air Force Base in Delaware to pay respects to two U.S. soldiers killed Saturday in Afghanistan when a soldier dressed in...Read more


Jeweler offering 2.4-carat diamond engagement ring to military couple with best story

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A drug dealer-turned-jeweler wants to give a military couple with a great story an amazing Valentine's Day gift.Read more

2 American casualties in Afghan military mission identified

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The two American soldiers killed in Saturday's attack have been identified.Read more