Military And Defense

Trump says NKorea has made nuclear concessions before talks

Apr 26, 2018

President Donald Trump says that North Korea's Kim Jong Un has made concessions over the pariah nation's nuclear weapons before even sitting down for talks, while the U.S. hasn't given up anything

US to end special protections for 9,000 Nepalese immigrants

Apr 26, 2018

The Trump administration has decided to end special protections for an estimated 9,000 Nepalese immigrants in the United States

The Latest: Dems blame Trump administration on Jackson

Apr 26, 2018

White House doctor Ronny Jackson remains on the job, despite withdrawing from consideration as VA secretary

Mattis says Iran nuclear deal includes 'robust' verification

Apr 26, 2018

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis emphasizes what he considers a positive aspect of the Iran nuclear deal, even as President Donald Trump weighs pulling out of it soon.

Ronny Jackson withdraws from consideration for VA chief

Apr 26, 2018

White House doctor Ronny Jackson says he is withdrawing from consideration as Veterans Affairs secretary, saying "false allegations" against him have become a distraction

Pentagon chief calls sexual assault a cancer in military

Apr 26, 2018

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is telling Congress that the Pentagon is committed to _ in his words _ "assertively preventing" and responding to sexual assault in the military ranks

Geologists say N. Korea's nuclear test site likely collapsed

Apr 26, 2018

A study by Chinese geologists suggests the mountain where North Korea has conducted five successive nuclear bomb tests has likely collapsed

Rival Koreas' leaders face high stakes at historic summit

Apr 26, 2018

The summit Friday between the two Korean leaders must lay a strong foundation for a meeting between Kim and Trump in order to make real progress toward peace on the peninsula

More allegations emerge on VA pick as nomination falters

Apr 26, 2018

President Donald Trump's pick for Veterans Affairs secretary showed "a pattern" of drunk behavior and questionable prescription drug practices, according to a Senate memo

2 dead in crash of World War II-era training aircraft

Apr 26, 2018

A World War II-era training aircraft crashed shortly after takeoff from a South Texas naval air station, killing both people aboard