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Military women report they are being denied access to birth control for 'ridiculous' reasons that may violate Pentagon policy

MILITARY WOMEN REPORT THEY ARE BEING DENIED ACCESS TO BIRTH CONTROL FOR 'RIDICULOUS' REASONS THAT MAY VIOLATE PENTAGON POLICY

A startling new survey found that 26% of active-duty women are unable to access birth control while deployed. Some said their doctors...

‘Star Wars' returns: Trump calls for space-based missile defense

‘STAR WARS' RETURNS: TRUMP CALLS FOR SPACE-BASED MISSILE DEFENSE

The President has announced that the Defense Department will pursue a space-based missile defense system reminiscent of the one proposed...

 
 
 
Pentagon report raises concerns over China attacking Taiwan

PENTAGON REPORT RAISES CONCERNS OVER CHINA ATTACKING TAIWAN

WASHINGTON - Amid increasing tensions with Beijing, the Pentagon has released a new report that lays out U.S. concerns about China's...

Trump's new acting Pentagon chief just extended the mission for US troops at the US-Mexico border until the end of September

TRUMP'S NEW ACTING PENTAGON CHIEF JUST EXTENDED THE MISSION FOR US TROOPS AT THE US-MEXICO BORDER UNTIL THE END OF SEPTEMBER

Active-duty troops deployed to the US-Mexico border will not be leaving anytime soon, the US Department of Defense announced Monday...

 
 
 
The Trump administration has been itching for a fight with Iran, but Mattis held it back. Now he's gone

THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION HAS BEEN ITCHING FOR A FIGHT WITH IRAN, BUT MATTIS HELD IT BACK. NOW HE'S GONE

AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta The Trump administration has reportedly asked the Pentagon repeatedly for military strike options against...

White House reportedly asked Pentagon for military options to attack Iran

WHITE HOUSE REPORTEDLY ASKED PENTAGON FOR MILITARY OPTIONS TO ATTACK IRAN

President Trump's National Security Council asked the Pentagon in September for military options against Iran, the Wall Street Journal...

 
 
 
There's a race for a $10 billion Pentagon cloud contract underway. Here's how the government shutdown could affect it

THERE'S A RACE FOR A $10 BILLION PENTAGON CLOUD CONTRACT UNDERWAY. HERE'S HOW THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN COULD AFFECT IT

The bid for the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure contract , a $10 billion cloud contract with the Pentagon that cloud giants...

Trump is considering a raid on the Pentagon budget to fund his border wall, report says

TRUMP IS CONSIDERING A RAID ON THE PENTAGON BUDGET TO FUND HIS BORDER WALL, REPORT SAYS

President Donald Trump instructed the White House budget office to look into using the Department of Defense's budget to build his...

 
 
 
Days After Mattis Leaves, Another Resignation at the Pentagon

DAYS AFTER MATTIS LEAVES, ANOTHER RESIGNATION AT THE PENTAGON

Just days after Jim Mattis' last day as Defense secretary, another member of the Pentagon's top brass has abruptly stepped down, reports...

'Fake News!' Trump denies reports he eyes anti-war Democrat as new Pentagon chief

'FAKE NEWS!' TRUMP DENIES REPORTS HE EYES ANTI-WAR DEMOCRAT AS NEW PENTAGON CHIEF

US President Donald Trump has dismissed reports that he is considering making former Democratic senator Jim Webb the new head of the...

 
 
 
Taking the reins at the Pentagon, the new defense chief sets his sights on China

TAKING THE REINS AT THE PENTAGON, THE NEW DEFENSE CHIEF SETS HIS SIGHTS ON CHINA

Starting a new year, Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan has reportedly set the Pentagon's strategic focus on China. Shanahan,...

Irked Trump forces Defence Secretary Jim Mattis out early - will be replaced on Jan. 1

IRKED TRUMP FORCES DEFENCE SECRETARY JIM MATTIS OUT EARLY - WILL BE REPLACED ON JAN. 1

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump announced on Sunday that Defence Secretary Jim Mattis will now leave his post on Jan. 1, tweeting...

 
 
 
Meet Patrick Shanahan, the former Boeing executive nicknamed 'Mr. Fix-It' who's replacing General James Mattis as Defense secretary

MEET PATRICK SHANAHAN, THE FORMER BOEING EXECUTIVE NICKNAMED 'MR. FIX-IT' WHO'S REPLACING GENERAL JAMES MATTIS AS DEFENSE SECRETARY

Patrick Shanahan, the deputy defense secretary, will succeed defense secretary James Mattis and serve as acting defense secretary at...

Mattis Not Leaving in February

MATTIS NOT LEAVING IN FEBRUARY

President Trump announced on Sunday that Defense Secretary Jim Mattis will now leave his post on Jan. 1, tweeting that deputy Pentagon...

 
 
 
Defense Secretary Mattis To Retire In February, Trump Says, Amid Syria Tension

DEFENSE SECRETARY MATTIS TO RETIRE IN FEBRUARY, TRUMP SAYS, AMID SYRIA TENSION

Defense Secretary James Mattis secured a rare waiver to run the Pentagon even though he was a former top general, but his relationship...

Trump outright ignored Pentagon, State Department Syria policy in a big win for Putin

TRUMP OUTRIGHT IGNORED PENTAGON, STATE DEPARTMENT SYRIA POLICY IN A BIG WIN FOR PUTIN

President Donald Trump declared victory over ISIS on Wednesday and said that the only reason for the US having a military presence...

 
 
 
Russia claims US ignoring outreach on nuclear disagreement

RUSSIA CLAIMS US IGNORING OUTREACH ON NUCLEAR DISAGREEMENT

MOSCOW - The Russian Defense Ministry says that it wants to sit down with the Pentagon for “open and specific” talks on alleged violations...

Trump reportedly told the Pentagon to increase the defense budget to $750 billion after saying he would cut spending by 5%

TRUMP REPORTEDLY TOLD THE PENTAGON TO INCREASE THE DEFENSE BUDGET TO $750 BILLION AFTER SAYING HE WOULD CUT SPENDING BY 5%

President Donald Trump has reportedly asked Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to prepare a $750 billion budget proposal for military spending...

 
 
 
Pentagon identifies 3 servicemen killed in Afghanistan

PENTAGON IDENTIFIES 3 SERVICEMEN KILLED IN AFGHANISTAN

The Pentagon has released the names of three U.S. servicemen who were killed this week by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan.

Government seeks quick ruling on transgender troops case

GOVERNMENT SEEKS QUICK RULING ON TRANSGENDER TROOPS CASE

The Trump administration has asked the Supreme Court to issue an unusually quick ruling on the Pentagon's policy of restricting military...