Posted: 01/30/2014 - The 2nd Marine Division is scheduled to hold a series of events over two days to celebrate its 73rd birthday.
Updated: 01/30/2014 - Private First Class Derek Stiles has order to Japan on February 6th. Stiles had a flight on Tuesday so he could visit his family and fiance before two years of service in Okinawa. As the bad weather stormed into New Bern, his hopes of flying home were grounded.
Updated: 01/28/2014 - The White House says President Barack Obama will sign an executive order setting the minimum wage for workers under new federal contracts at $10.10 an hour.
Posted: 01/22/2014 - A military investigation has concluded an accidental explosion that killed seven Camp Lejeune Marines during a nighttime training exercise was the result of human error and insufficient training.
Posted: 01/22/2014 - Former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden said he acted alone in leaking U.S. government secrets and that suggestions by some U.S. lawmakers he might have had help from Russia were "absurd," the New Yorker magazine reported on Tuesday.
Posted: 01/19/2014 - President Barack Obama said Saturday that he would not let revelations about U.S. intelligence work and surveillance damage ties with Germany, a day after outlining his plans to curb the government's mass collection of phone records.
Posted: 01/19/2014 - Twenty soldiers were killed when a bomb explosion hit a vehicle in North West Pakistan on Sunday, military officials told NBC News.
Posted: 01/15/2014 - Navy divers searching for the wreckage and missing pilot of the MH-53E crash off the coast of Virginia Beach last week have recovered the remains of Lt. Sean Christopher Snyder.
Posted: 01/14/2014 - One community is asking you to help share the love abroad this Valentine's Day for our deployed military members.
Posted: 01/11/2014 - Ariel Sharon, the trailblazing former Israeli general and prime minister who was in a coma for eight years after he had a stroke at the height of his power, died Saturday aged 85, his family and the government said.
Posted: 01/11/2014 - An Air Force investigation into alleged drug use in the ranks has expanded to include 10 officers at six bases in the U.S. and Britain.
Updated: 01/08/2014 - The Navy says a second crewmember of five aboard a Navy helicopter that crashed into the ocean off Virginia has died.
Posted: 01/05/2014 - The United States will help Iraq fight an al Qaeda-linked group that seized the city of Fallujah in the west of the country, but will not send American troops, Secretary of State John Kerry said on Sunday.
Posted: 01/04/2014 - The top U.S. spy opened the door a sliver Friday on the mass collection of telephone records, acknowledging that national intelligence agencies had sought and been granted permission to vacuum up Americans' calling data for three more months.
Posted: 01/04/2014 - U.S. intelligence officials said Friday the situation in western Iraq was "extremely dire" after radical Sunni forces linked with al Qaeda raised their flag in the town of Fallujah - site of two of the bloodiest battles during the Iraq war - and gained control of the city.
Posted: 01/01/2014 - The United States wants Afghanistan to halt the release of 88 prisoners from an Afghan jail because they pose a serious threat to security, U.S. officials said on Wednesday, adding to strains between the two sides.
Posted: 12/30/2013 - State troopers said 7-year-old Naziya Gillis and 9-year-old Nadir Gillis of Camp Lejeune were killed when the Dodge Challenger in which they were riding was struck by a tractor-trailer truck.
Updated: 12/30/2013 - The Federal Aviation Administration has chosen six states to develop test sites for drones, a critical next step for the unmanned aircraft's march into U.S. skies.