- Israel army scraps punishment for soldier over pork sandwich Updated: Jun-02-15 11:06 am
JERUSALEM - The Israeli military on Tuesday scrapped a punishment for a U.S.-born Israeli soldier who had caused a stink by violating the military's kosher rules by eating a pork sandwich while in uniform.
- 1 arrested, others sought after gunfire at Ga. Army base Updated: May-28-15 7:58 pm
COLUMBUS, Georgia - The military says two speeding vehicles entered a Georgia Army base and at least one shot was fired before some of the occupants fled into the woods.
- Veteran adopts K-9 deployment partner Updated: May-28-15 12:22 pm
LARAMIE, Wyoming - Darko sniffed the new bags lying on the ground for a minute before he was satisfied and dropped at Jake's feet.
- New federal rules on stream protection hailed, criticized Updated: May-27-15 4:18 pm
WASHINGTON - New federal rules designed to better protect small streams, tributaries and wetlands - and the drinking water of 117 million Americans - are being criticized by Republicans and farm groups as going too far.
- AP News in Brief at 9:58 p.m. EDT Updated: May-26-15 11:06 pm
The Latest on weather: Third body pulled from swollen Blanco River; Texas death toll now 13
- US Army Corps of Engineers stops blue-green algae advisories Updated: May-26-15 2:41 pm
EUGENE, Oregon - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will no longer send out warnings about potentially toxic blue-green algae blooms in the Oregon lakes it manages.
- Army Corps of Engineers to consider deeper Miss. River Updated: May-26-15 7:05 am
NEW ORLEANS - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is once again weighing the costs and benefits of a potential $300 million effort to deepen the lower Mississippi River by as much as 5 feet.
- Mom of fallen soldier builds retreat for grieving families Updated: May-25-15 11:44 am
PORT ANGELES, Washington - A heavy door creaks and Betsy Schultz steps into a century-old cottage littered with workbenches and plywood.
- Slice of Silicon Valley: Strictly Business Computer Systems Updated: May-25-15 9:59 am
HUNTINGTON, West Virginia - It was a Wednesday at 1 p.m., and there was tension in the offices at Strictly Business Computer Systems in Huntington.
- Orangeburg salutes veterans at Memorial Day observance Updated: May-24-15 4:05 am
ORANGEBURG, South Carolina - Orangeburg residents are hearing from an Army veteran from the Vietnam conflict during an observance of Memorial Day.
- Rescuers ready for the call if trouble hits on Mount Rainier Updated: May-23-15 12:07 pm
SEATTLE - As the climbing season gets underway on Mount Rainier, a specialized rescue team has been training to be ready when things go wrong on the 14,411-foot peak.
- Army Corps begins court-ordered dredging in Cleveland Harbor Updated: May-22-15 6:18 am
CLEVELAND - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says dredging in the Cleveland Harbor and the Cuyahoga River channel is underway after a federal judge sided with the state of Ohio and ordered the agency to continue with the work.
- 1st female combat arms officer named in Oklahoma Updated: May-22-15 5:43 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma Army National Guard has named its first female Army combat arms officer.
- Army Pacific priority is incorporating increase of soldiers Updated: May-21-15 10:59 pm
HONOLULU - The Army's commander in the Pacific said Thursday one of his top priorities is incorporating the growth of U.S. soldiers assigned to the region.
- Army sergeant sentenced in 2013 Afghan fuel bribery scheme Updated: May-21-15 4:22 pm
COLUMBUS, Georgia - Federal prosecutors in Georgia say an Army sergeant has been sentenced in a bribery scheme that involved Afghan truckers reselling military fuel on the black market.
- Largest army convoy in decades to roll out of Fort Carson Updated: May-21-15 8:41 am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado - Nearly 650 vehicles will travel south from Colorado Springs next week in the biggest Army convoy the area has seen in decades.
- Public trail work begins on historic Hudson River island Updated: May-20-15 9:12 am
FORT EDWARD, New York - Work is underway to turn a historic site on an island the upper Hudson River into a heritage tourism destination.
- Q&A: The IS group captures Iraq's Ramadi Updated: May-18-15 2:25 pm
Nearly a year after sweeping across northern and western Iraq, the Islamic State group this weekend seized Ramadi, capital of the western Anbar province, routing Iraqi forces despite heavy U.S.-led airstrikes.
- Friend's close call in Iraq inspires man to become doctor Updated: May-17-15 11:51 am
OMAHA, Nebraska - Sgt. Marshall "Doc" Bahr of Omaha stood in the corner of the trauma room at a Baghdad combat hospital, feeling frustrated and useless.
- Army weighs if ex-Green Beret hero should be dismissed Updated: May-16-15 10:52 am
RALEIGH, North Carolina - An Army officer stripped of a medal for heroism under fire and his right to call himself a Green Beret is fighting for his military career after accusations he tracked down and killed a suspected bomb-maker in Afghanistan.
- Educator relates stories from Army service to daily lessons Updated: May-16-15 10:44 am
GARNAVILLO, Iowa - A large American flag hangs in Brian Lawrence's Clayton Ridge Middle School classroom.
- Army veteran in Connecticut faces deportation to Peru Updated: May-14-15 4:11 pm
HARTFORD, Connecticut - Advocates in Connecticut are rallying against the planned deportation of a U.S. Army veteran who came to the United States from Peru as a teenager.
- Fort Knox planning Memorial Day event Updated: May-14-15 4:06 am
FORT KNOX, Kentucky - Fort Knox and the state Department of Veteran Affairs are hosting a Memorial Day ceremony at the Kentucky Veteran's Cemetery in Radcliff.
- Pentagon recommends new Navy, Army chiefs Updated: May-13-15 4:23 pm
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Ash Carter nominated two top military officers Wednesday to take charge of the Army and Navy, selecting men who have faced public scrutiny over the past year for their key leadership roles in high-profile cases.
- US Marine helicopter missing in Nepal earthquake aid mission Updated: May-12-15 2:45 pm
WASHINGTON - A U.S. military helicopter carrying six Marines and two Nepalese Army soldiers went missing during a mission in Nepal delivering aid to earthquake victims, U.S. defense officials said Tuesday, but so far there have been no indications that the aircraft crashed.