Three U.S. servicemembers who died fighting the Islamic State group in Iraq were killed in combat, President Barack Obama said Friday in an exclusive Q&A with Stars and Stripes.17:44 May 27, 2016
“We are at our best when we work together in crisis, in unified common cause, when we communicate openly and frankly,” said Lt. Gen. Lawrence D. Nicholson, speaking to the media on Saturday.
The Navy investigators' target was not a terrorist, nor a spy for a foreign power, nor the kingpin of a drug cartel. But rather a 350-pound defense contractor nicknamed Fat Leonard, who had befriended a generation of Navy leaders with cigars and liquor whenever they made port calls in Asia.13:16 May 27, 2016
The Department of Veterans Affairs would dramatically expand the authority of nurses to treat patients without a doctor's supervision in a controversial proposal by the country's largest health-care system.11:03 May 27, 2016
President Barack Obama called on the world to pursue a long-term vision of a nuclear-free world Friday, as he became the first U.S. president ever to visit a Hiroshima memorial dedicated to those died in the world’s first wartime atomic bombing.10:30 May 27, 2016
Behind every bomb dropped by a carrier’s warplanes on the Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq, are thousands of sailors and aviation ordnancemen involved in resupplying the ship at sea and assembling the bombs aboard the flattop.11:43 May 27, 2016
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