Quantcast

U.S.

Lee Boyd Malvo enters a courtroom in the Spotsylvania, Va., Circuit Court on Oct. 26, 2004. <br>Mike Morones/The Free Lance-Star

Appeals court to hear arguments on DC sniper's sentence

A judge ruled that D.C. sniper Lee Boyd Malvo is entitled to new sentencing hearings, now that the U.S. Supreme Court has made its ban on mandatory life-without-parole for juvenile offenders retroactive.


Hurlburt Field airman awarded Silver Star Medal for service in Iraq

During a 10-hour firefight, Staff Sgt. Christopher Lewis helped secure the safety of his Special Operations team and more than 300 partner soldiers, according to the Air Force.


Trial set for man accused of making bomb parts for jihadists

A trial is scheduled to begin Tuesday in Phoenix for a Syrian man accused of making a key component of improvised explosive devices used by a jihadist group in attacks against American soldiers during the Iraq War.

Florida National Guard identifies soldier killed in military vehicle crash

Three heavy-duty vehicles were involved in a collision in Sebring, Florida. One soldier was killed and five others were injured on Friday.


2nd man charged with Omaha slaying of visiting soldier

A second man has been charged with killing a U.S. Army soldier who was visiting Omaha relatives for the holidays.



see more

veterans

Remains of WWII POW Ewart Sconiers coming home

World War II veteran Ewart Sconiers is coming home. His Jan. 27 funeral with full military honors will mark the formal end of a years-long effort to find and officially identify the DeFuniak Springs native's remains and bring them back to his hometown.



marine corps
army
air force
navy
coast guard
see all

Same-sex active-duty couple marries at West Point

Two Army captains who met at West Point returned there to be married, in what is thought to be the first same-sex marriage of active-duty personnel at the storied military academy.


Damaged Navy ship arrives in Mississippi for repairs

The Navy said Friday that it will take several days for the Transshelf to unload the Fitzgerald, which will be repaired by the 11,600 employees of Ingalls Shipbuilding.


Bahamas military recovers body from small plane crash at sea

A body has been recovered from the waters off Andros Island where a small plane with six people on board is believed to have crashed. A debris field and a body were spotted in rough seas by a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter crew the night before.


military branches

Same-sex active-duty couple marries at West Point

Two Army captains who met at West Point returned there to be married, in what is thought to be the first same-sex marriage of active-duty personnel at the storied military academy.


Damaged Navy ship arrives in Mississippi for repairs

The Navy said Friday that it will take several days for the Transshelf to unload the Fitzgerald, which will be repaired by the 11,600 employees of Ingalls Shipbuilding.


Bahamas military recovers body from small plane crash at sea

A body has been recovered from the waters off Andros Island where a small plane with six people on board is believed to have crashed. A debris field and a body were spotted in rough seas by a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter crew the night before.



See More U.S. News
See More U.S. News
see more
close
close