Military And Defense

Rival Korea leaders to meet in Pyongyang in September

Aug 13, 2018

The rival Koreas have agreed to hold a third summit between their leaders in Pyongyang sometime in September

Omarosa says she secretly taped her firing, plays audio

Aug 13, 2018

Former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman says she secretly taped her firing by White House chief of staff John Kelly in the high-security Situation Room

Tens of thousands rally for removal of US base off Okinawa

Aug 12, 2018

Tens of thousands of protesters have gathered in Okinawa vowing to stop a planned U.S military base relocation on the southern Japanese island

WWII pilot's remains return home after 7 decades

Aug 10, 2018

The remains of a World War II pilot were finally buried with full military honors in his home state of Nebraska after 73 years in foreign soil

CIA cables detail interrogation at base run by CIA director

Aug 10, 2018

Newly released documents describe how an accused al-Qaida operative was stripped naked, repeatedly slammed against walls and waterboarded at a covert detention site

Woman, 81, busted with $870K of heroin at US-Mexico border

Aug 10, 2018

Authorities have seized 92 pounds of heroin valued at more than $870,000 from an 81-year-old woman who they say to smuggle the drugs across the U.S.-Mexico border

Fort Drum's commander returns from Iraq deployment

Aug 10, 2018

Officials at Fort Drum say the Army post's commanding general has returned from Iraq, where he was in charge of the Combined Joint Forces Land Component Command

Koreas prepare for summit as North asks US to ease sanctions

Aug 10, 2018

North and South Korea plan to hold high-level talks on Monday to prepare for a third summit, as Pyongyang stepped up its calls on the US to ease sanctions and stop its "unilateral" demand to denuclearize first

US judge halts deportation, threatens Sessions with contempt

Aug 9, 2018

A federal judge halts a deportation in progress and threatens to hold Attorney General Jeff Sessions in contempt if the mother and daughter aren't returned to the U.S.

Carla Provost is named Border Patrol's first female chief

Aug 9, 2018

Carla Provost is named the U.S. Border Patrol's first female chief in its 94-year-history