Top Daily Stories

Aug 20 2015

North Korea threatens military action if South continues loudspeaker broadcasts

Yahoo Top News - Thu, 2015-08-20 06:51
North Korea warned of military action should South Korea continue anti-Pyongyang propaganda broadcasts along their shared border, the South's defense ministry said on Thursday.
Aug 20 2015

Rival Koreas trade artillery, rocket fire at border

The Washington Times - World - Thu, 2015-08-20 06:23
South Korea fired dozens of shells Thursday at rival North Korea after the North lobbed a single rocket round at a South Korean town near the world's most heavily armed border.
Aug 19 2015

North Korean underground missile complex detected

The Washington Times - World - Wed, 2015-08-19 17:21
North Korea has developed an elaborate underground missile complex at its Sohae missile and space launch facility near the northwestern border with China, according to U.S. officials.
Aug 19 2015

Russia planting new anti-aircraft missiles in Arctic

The Washington Times - World - Wed, 2015-08-19 15:29
Russia is moving new air-defense systems that can withstand harsh arctic environments to key areas along its border with Norway and the U.S., the U.S. Army's Foreign Military Studies Office says.
Aug 19 2015

New N.C. law lets Guard members have concealed carry on duty

Virginian-Pilot - Wed, 2015-08-19 00:26
A bill allowing some North Carolina National Guard members to carry concealed handguns while on duty is now law.
Aug 18 2015

Navy to open up SEAL teams to women, chief naval officer says

Virginian-Pilot - Tue, 2015-08-18 22:24
Women should be Navy SEALs, CNO Adm. Jonathan Greenert says.
Aug 18 2015

Marine Corps ships tanks, heavy artillery to Eastern Europe to deter Russia

The Washington Times - World - Tue, 2015-08-18 09:53
The Marine Corps will send tanks and other weapons to a new Bulgaria-based unit designed to deter Russian aggression in Eastern Europe.
Aug 18 2015

Pentagon plans to increase drone flights by 50 percent

The Washington Times - World - Tue, 2015-08-18 03:23
Faced with escalating aggression from Russia and China, the Pentagon is planning to increase its use of drones by about 50 percent over the next several years.
Aug 17 2015

Coast Guard receives new vice commandant

Coast Guard News - Mon, 2015-08-17 19:12
U.S. Coast Guard Vice Adm. Charles Michel formally assumed the role of vice commandant of the Coast Guard during a ceremony Monday.
Aug 14 2015

Philippines to open base near disputed sea even without US

Yahoo Top News - Fri, 2015-08-14 05:46
The Philippine air force and navy will go ahead with a plan to open camps in a bustling freeport facing the disputed South China Sea even if a proposed American military presence doesn't happen.


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