Air Force Academy leader delivers powerful speech on race

Air Force Academy leader delivers powerful speech on race

The leader of the Air Force Academy delivered a poignant and stern message on race relations in a speech to thousands of cadets after someone wrote racial slurs on message boards outside the dorm rooms of five black students.

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Military cyber operations headed for revamp after long delay

Military cyber operations headed for revamp after long delay

After months of delay, the Trump administration is finalizing plans to revamp the nation’s military command for defensive and offensive cyber operations.

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A Syrian conundrum: Can IS be ousted without Assad’s help?

A Syrian conundrum: Can IS be ousted without Assad's help?

As the U.S.-led coalition tightens the noose around the Islamic State group in Syria, President Bashar Assad’s Iranian-backed troops are also seizing back territory from the militants with little protest from Washington, a sign of how American options are limited without a powerful ally on the ground.

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US soldier who lost 4 limbs opens facility to help others

US soldier who lost 4 limbs opens facility to help others

Army Staff Sgt. Travis Mills awoke in a hospital on his 25th birthday to learn that an explosion in Afghanistan had robbed him of all four limbs. He later told his wife to take their daughter and their belongings, and just go. He didn’t want her saddled with his burden.

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