U.S. Military

Memorial Day Honors All the Fallen Warriors of the US Military

In 2013 I was a volunteer at Edward Hines, Jr., Veterans Administration Hospital, while volunteering there I had the pleasure to meet and spend some time with two of the bravest guys I know to date, When things get tough and the guns come out and bullets start flying these are the men that inspire…

Obama Vetoes Defense Bill and Shuts down U.S. Military

President Obama is playing politics with national defense, and in the process he is taking down the military’s welfare. In an act of partisan gamesmanship, the president on Thursday vetoed the National Defense Authorization Act, a bill that a bipartisan majority of Congress passed and that delivers the resources needed by troops to defend the…

Green Berets are being purged under Obama’s Weak Leadership

THE-Green-Berets were the first troops to hit the ground in Afghanistan while al Qaeda’s dirty work still smoldered back in the United States. On foot, helicopter and horseback, ArmySpecial Forces showed that if the U.S. was to win a long counterinsurgency war against Islamic extremists, the special skills of Green Berets would be fundamental. Nearly…

Pentagon Investigating Centcom for Allegedly Altering ISIS Expansion Intelligence Report

Officials at United States Central Command are being investigated by the Pentagon’s inspector general for allegedly downplaying the expansion of ISIS by altering intelligence reports. According to the New York Times, a whistleblower within the Defense Intelligence Agency told Pentagon officials he had obtained evidence showing Centcom had altered “the conclusions of intelligence assessments prepared…

Military Exercise Black Dart to Combat Terror Drone Scenario

That’s the unofficial motto for this year’s edition of the military exercise Black Dart, a two-week test of tactics and technologies to combat hostile drones that begins Monday on the Point Mugu range at Naval Base Ventura County in California. The military categorizes Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) by size and capability, from Group 5 drones…

The U.S Military is Conducting Urban Warfare Exercises in Tinley Park

If the prospect of black government helicopters soaring overhead gives you the willies, you might want to stay indoors this week. For three nights beginning Monday, July 20, the Department of Defense and regional law enforcement agencies will use the grounds and buildings of Tinley Park’s shuttered mental health center at 183rd Street and Harlem…

Pentagon Readying Plan Lifting Ban on Transgender Individuals in the Military

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pentagon leaders are finalizing plans aimed at lifting the ban on transgender individuals in the military, with the goal of formally ending one of the last gender- or sexuality-based barriers to military service, senior U.S. officials told The Associated Press. An announcement is expected this week, and the services would have six…

Biker Gangs Seek Recruitment of Former Military Troops, Feds Concerned

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Federal agents are worried about outlaw motorcycle gangs they say are actively trying to recruit former military members in the Pikes Peak region. “It always concerns us when people with specialized training in weapons and explosives is involved in a criminal enterprise,” said Chris Amon, the Denver spokesman for the…

U.S. Military Decimated by Obama

The U.S. military is shedding so many troops and weapons it is only “marginally able” to defend the nation and falls short of the Obama administration’s national security strategy, according to a new report by The Heritage Foundation on Tuesday. “The U.S. military itself is aging. It’s shrinking in size,” said Dakota Wood, a Heritage…

ISIS Continues to Threaten US Military Families

Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com As the Obama administration continues its sluggish bombing campaign against the Islamic State, ISIS fighters are waging a war directly on the families of U.S. military soldiers. Last week Angela Ricketts, the wife of an active duty military officer, received a message through her author page on Facebook. At…