Sexual assault rates decrease at military service academies

WASHINGTON – Rates of unwanted sexual contact at the military service academies declined in 2014, according to a report released today by the Defense...

Obama sends resolution for use of force against ISIL to Congress

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama has sent a draft resolution to Congress to authorize the use of force against the Islamic State of Iraq...

Free tax preparation, advice available to military families

WASHINGTON, (AFNS) -- With the new year comes the annual dread of tax-filing season and the confusion and stress that can go along with...

Legal expert offers tax time solutions for maximum benefits

WASHINGTON – Winter brings not only cold weather, but for some, the dreaded confusion of tax season. However, service members, retirees and family members can...

Special Operations develops ‘Iron Man’ Suit

MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – Tony Stark’s Iron Man suit is cool. But it’s not real. The Tactical Assault Light Operators Suit is cool,...

Pentagon salutes Dr. King’s life, legacy

WASHINGTON (AFNS) -- Defense Department members gathered Jan. 15 at the Pentagon’s annual observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, ahead of the...

DOD releases 2015 military pay, compensation rates

WASHINGTON (AFNS) -- The Defense Department announced the 2015 military pay and compensation rates for service members Dec. 22, with most service members receiving...

U.S. Military begins training Iraqi Forces to take on ISIL

WASHINGTON – The United States has begun training Iraqi army recruits, a central part of the strategy by the U.S.-led coalition that is working...

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