Military And Defense

US border agent wounded, suspect killed during traffic stop

Sep 14, 2019

Authorities say a U.S. Border Patrol agent was shot and wounded during a traffic stop near the Texas border city of Del Rio and that another agent shot and killed the gunman

$11.5M settlement in Virginia over Navy hospital birth

Sep 14, 2019

The federal government has agreed to pay $11.5 million to settle a medical negligence lawsuit by a Virginia couple involving the birth of their son five years ago at a military hospital in Guam

Trump mocks Democrats, vows new tax cut in trip to Baltimore

Sep 13, 2019

President Donald Trump is mocking Democrats and promising a new tax cut package after returning to the city he recently disparaged as a "rat and rodent infested mess."

Supreme Court allows broad enforcement of Trump asylum rule

Sep 12, 2019

The Supreme Court is allowing nationwide enforcement of a new Trump administration rule that prevents most Central American migrants from seeking asylum in the United States

Inside Bolton's exit: Mongolia, a mustache, a tweet

Sep 11, 2019

It was a marriage that was never going to last: Trump and Bolton rarely saw eye to eye on the globe's growing hotspots

'Freeport flag ladies' wave Stars and Stripes one final time

Sep 11, 2019

Three women who've been waving the Stars and Stripes each week since the 9/11 attacks are folding up their flags in Freeport, Maine

Trump ousts hawkish Bolton, dissenter on foreign policy

Sep 10, 2019

President Donald Trump has fired national security adviser John Bolton. Trump tweeted Tuesday that he told Bolton Monday night that his services were no longer needed at the White House

Judge sets new sentencing date for Michael Flynn

Sep 10, 2019

A federal judge has set a Dec. 18 sentencing date for Michael Flynn as a lawyer for President Donald Trump's former national security adviser accused federal prosecutors of "egregious government misconduct"

Police arrest 2 after drone flown over Michigan Stadium

Sep 5, 2019

Two people have been arrested for flying a drone over Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor during the Wolverine's football season opener against Middle Tennessee State.

Military base cuts affect schools, target ranges, more

Sep 5, 2019

Schools, target ranges and maintenance facilities are among $3.6 billion in military base projects to be cut by President Donald Trump