Pentagon: COVID-19 Vaccines Will Be Mandatory For Troops By Mid-SeptemberSecretary of Defense Lloyd Austin issued a memo Monday requiring members of the military to receive a COVID-19 vaccination by September 15.
Trump Promises Aggressive Military Action On Violent George Floyd ProtestsPresident Trump said Monday he would deploy the military against protesters if local officials cannot stop violence that has erupted in some areas.
Coronavirus Update: Active-Duty Airman, 1 Other Test Positive At Travis Air Force BaseTwo people--an active-duty Airman and the dependent of a service member--have tested positive for coronavirus at Travis Air Force Base, officials said Sunday. Both individuals are quarantined in their residences off-base.
Pentagon Warns Military Not To Use Consumer DNA Kits Due To Security RiskAs more and more people are swabbing their cheeks for saliva samples in hopes of discovering their roots, the Pentagon is warning members of the military not to buy or use direct-to-consumer DNA kits.
Non-Profit Group Teaches Veterans Therapy Of Surfing Ocean Waves In Santa CruzThere will be a few extra surfers in the water at Santa Cruz and Capitola this weekend as the organization Operation Surf teaches wounded veterans how to ride a wave.
Town Of Windsor Hosting Traveling Replica Of Vietnam Veterans MemorialThe Wall That Heals, a three-quarter scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., is on display at a soccer park in Windsor through Sunday afternoon.
Supreme Court Allows Trump Military Transgender Ban To ProceedThe Supreme Court is allowing the Trump administration to go ahead with its plan to restrict military service by transgender people while court challenges continue.
Homeland Security Chief: Military Has 'No Intention' Of Shooting At CaravanHomeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen says US troops who are expected to be deployed to the Mexico border "do not have any intention right now to shoot at people."
South Korea Begins Removing Mines From Heavily Fortified BorderSeoul says South Korea has begun clearing mines from two sites inside the heavily fortified border with North Korea under a package of tension-reduction deal between the rivals.
Pence Calls For Creation Of Space Force By 2020Vice President Mike Pence called Thursday for the establishment of a Space Force by 2020, while also announcing immediate steps the Department of Defense would take to reform how the military approaches space.
5 Dead In Military Cargo Plane Crash Near Savannah Emergency crews are responding to a military cargo plane crash Wednesday near Savannah, Georgia, said a spokeswoman for the Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport.
Trump Declares 'Mission Accomplished' In Syria StrikePresident Trump declared "mission accomplished" in Friday night's strike on three Syria targets and argued that it "could not have had a better result."
Bay Area Veterans Honored with Flights to D.C. MemorialsHonor Flight Bay Area foundation hosts four trips each year for aging veterans to see war memorials in Washington D.C.
Google Employees Demand Company Stop Work On U.S. Military ProjectOver 3,000 employees at Google have signed an open letter to the company's leadership urging them to drop out of the Pentagon's project to equip drones with artificial intelligence.
Impatient For Wall, Trump Wants US Military To Secure BorderFrustrated by slow action on a major campaign promise, President Donald Trump said Tuesday he wants to use the military to secure the U.S.-Mexico border until his promised border wall is built.