Bristol Palin said Friday she is pregnant with her third child, due in the spring. It will be her second baby with husband Dakota Meyer, the Medal of Honor recipient. Meyer, 28, and Palin, 26, married in June, six months after their daughter's birth.
Their experiences could lead retired Gens. Michael Flynn, James Mattis and John Kelly to urge caution in Trump administration debates about the use of force. But former colleagues and experts said the generals are also more likely, by virtue of their training and experience, to see malign intent or view the world as a struggle between good and evil.
ICYMI: In this 2013 U.S. Marine Corps video you can hear from Capt. Jake Frederick talk about his job as a fighter pilot. The F/A-18C pilot died Wednesday in a crash off the coast of Japan, his family confirmed.
The remarkable political and sectarian alignment underscores Aleppo's symbolic and strategic importance, which goes beyond the confines of Syria's civil war. Syria's former commercial center has long been regarded as a major gateway between Turkey and Syria.
Rep. Ruben Gallego, D.-Ariz., who became a congressman last year and served as a Marine in Iraq, said he has been called "everything you can under the sun" by fellow veterans for his decision to oppose retired Marine Gen. James N. Mattis becoming defense secretary. But he stands by his choice.
"It's a huge betrayal on our part, I think, and maybe a huge misunderstanding of the governor," said Ken Kraft, an Iraq veteran and senior vice commander of the Oregon VFW. "Because to go ahead and cut this money like that right when it comes, that's about as dirty as it gets ... There's other places they can cut money."
Marc Tice and his wife, Debra, say solving their son’s disappearance had become a priority for the Obama administration. Sen. John Cornyn, who met with the Tices in Austin, Texas, last week, implored President-elect Donald J. Trump make it a priority too.
Hope springs eternal for the Army faithful gathered at M&T Bank Stadium for the 117th annual Army-Navy football game. “The streak stops here,” said Mohamed Sow, a senior at the U.S. Military Academy. “It ends today.”
Zach Abey became the starting quarterback because of injuries to both players in front of him. In the season opener, original starter Tago Smith tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee, ceding the job to Will Worth. In this past weekend's 34-10 loss to Temple in the American Athletic Conference championship game, Worth broke a bone in his right foot early in the second quarter... View details ⇨
West Point cadets march into M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore ahead of the 117th Army-Navy football game on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016. Game starts at 3 p.m. and will be broadcast on CBS. (Michael S. Darnell/Stars and Stripes)
This Poe is not a revered long-dead writer but a 6-4 senior wide receiver for the Army Black Knights and an important downfield threat for an offense largely built on the running game. For the third consecutive season, Poe leads Army in receptions, receiving yards, and receiving touchdowns.
He'd asked about them before but had long since given up. Most military records are kept at the National Archives in St. Louis, which received more than 53,000 requests for military awards and decorations last year.