| Jun 18, 2014
| 4:41 PM
After seven years in custody at Guantanamo Bay, a former top Al Qaeda commander and confidant of Osama bin Laden was arraigned Wednesday by U.S. military authorities there, pushing his case into the troubled military tribunal system.
Abdul Hadi al-Iraqi...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 1:40 PM
The Army has demoted Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair two levels in rank for sexual misconduct following his guilty pleas at a court-martial earlier this year, the Army secretary announced Friday.
Secretary of the Army John McHugh said Sinclair, once a...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 10:02 PM
For nearly five years, Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has been hailed as a hero: a prisoner of war captured while on combat duty in Afghanistan and held captive by the Taliban.
But in the days since Bergdahl's high-profile release Saturday — celebrated...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 12:25 PM
The Army may consider pursuing an investigation of possible charges of desertion or other violations by Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was freed Saturday after nearly five years in Taliban custody, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said Tuesday.
| Jun 4, 2014
| 10:43 AM
The release of America's only prisoner of war in Afghanistan in a trade for five senior Taliban commanders from U.S. custody took only minutes Saturday. But it followed 31/2 years of secret on-and-off negotiations that produced far less than the White...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 8:15 AM
I served 24 years in the United States Army, 21 of them in Special Forces, and I fought in two combat campaigns, El Salvador and Operation Iraqi Freedom. Command Sgt. Major Dan Pitzer, a former prisoner of war in Vietnam and later a senior civilian...
| Jan 29, 2012
Not long after his 90th birthday a few weeks ago, LeRoy Battle's wheelchair was parked in the White House's theater room to screen the new film "Red Tails" before it hit theaters.
Wearing the red blazer favored by the Tuskegee Airmen, Battle had...
| Jan 29, 2012
Tuskegee Airmen of the 477th Medium Bombardment Group charged with "invading the sacred precincts"
"Contact...Joy stick back
Sailing through the blue.
Loyal sons of the 99th
Brave, Tried and True.
For we are the hero's of the night.
To Hell with the...
| Aug 7, 2012
A federal appeals court Tuesday threw out a lawsuit by lawyers for an Islamic group that charged the federal government had illegally wiretapped them. A three-judge panel of the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals said the government had legal......
| Aug 30, 2012
Environmental activists and anti-poverty groups were scheduled to file a lawsuit Thursday challenging a state law that gave special treatment to the developer of a planned downtown NFL stadium by speeding up the environmental review process for the $1.1...
| Oct 2, 2012
Amnesty International sent a letter Tuesday to Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi urging him to stem the “bloody” legacy of state repression highlighted in two reports that detail killings, torture and sexual assaults that have shaken the nation...