A U.S. Navy ship fired three warning shots Wednesday to fend off Iranian fast boats’ harassing behavior in the northern Persian Gulf in a third incident of “unprofessional” Iranian actions near American warships in two days, a Pentagon spokesman said.16:55 August 25, 2016
Army Staff Sgt. Matthew V. Thompson was helping Afghan special forces clear a Taliban stronghold in southern Afghanistan when he was killed, a spokesman for the NATO-led mission said Thursday.14:44 August 25, 2016
Federal prosecutors now say a former soldier who lied his way to a Purple Heart by faking injuries from the Iraq war cheated Washington state and the federal government out of more than $750,000 — about three times what investigators cited when they first charged him with fraud in 2014.15:45 August 25, 2016
At least 13 people were killed and dozens more wounded in an overnight raid on the American University of Afghanistan in Kabul, officials said Thursday.11:23 August 25, 2016
Maj. Gen. David Haight, Army Ranger, combat veteran and family man, held a key post in Europe this spring and a future with three, maybe four stars. He also led a double life: an 11-year affair and a "swinger lifestyle" of swapping sexual partners that put him at risk of blackmail and espionage, according to interviews and documents.07:18 August 25, 2016
Two American fighter pilots who intercepted Syrian combat jets over northern Syria last week said they came within 2,000 feet of the planes without the Syrians aware they were being shadowed.15:06 August 25, 2016
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