US Ports May Be Open to Cyberthreats

According to a report written by Cmdr. Joseph Kramek, who serves in the Coast Guard Office of Congressional Affairs, US ports are wide open to a cyberattack. Read more »

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Nuke Testing 101: How, and why, North Korea tests its bombs

North Korea has proven over the past 10 years that it can be exceptionally difficult to determine from a properly set up nuclear test some of the most basic details an adversary would want to know.
6 hours 28 min ago

US marshals arrest fugitive on Army's 'most wanted' list

A fugitive who's on a list of the "most wanted" by the U.S. Army has been captured in Iowa.
6 hours 34 min ago

Trump didn't get luxury-model Air Force One

A widely shared story that claims to include photos of a recently delivered plane that will serve as Air Force One for President Donald Trump is false. The pictures included in the story do not show the presidential plane and are conceptual renderings from an outfitter of luxury aircraft.
6 hours 37 min ago

Soldier scales apartment building to rescue woman, baby from fire

A soldier’s weekly commissary run turned into a daredevil rescue last month when he scaled an apartment building to save a woman and her baby after spotting a fire near Camp Humphreys.
6 hours 38 min ago

Veteran hikes Appalachian Trail to raise money for children of fallen servicemembers

Paul Gaumond is a retired, disabled veteran. But he’s not done serving his country. Gaumond, a former sergeant major of the 10th Special Forces Group headquartered at Fort Carson, Colo., will hike the 2,190-mile Appalachian Trail to raise money for the Special Operations Warrior Foundation.
6 hours 43 min ago

Israel warns citizens against visiting Egypt's Sinai

Israel has issued a severe travel warning to its citizens advising against visiting Egypt's Sinai Peninsula.
6 hours 57 min ago