The Defense Department is working closely with the Department of Health and Human Services and the State Department to provide support in dealing with the coronavirus outbreak.
Initial training for Navy and Marine Corps recruits is continuing, as the services have adapted to keep the training pipeline open while maintaining safety measures necessitated by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Air Force, Air Mobility Command and U.S. Transportation Command have a new capability to bring large numbers of COVID-19 patients home via airlift without putting associated flight crews at risk — and the solution arrived quicker than expected.
Branch Rickey, an Army officer in the Chemical Warfare Service during World War I, cemented a place in baseball history for decisions he made as a general manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers, including signing Jackie Robinson.
A new outdoor human performance facility at MacDill Air Force Base is providing the opportunity for safe and socially distanced workouts.
As part of COVID-19 response, soldiers from the North Carolina Army National Guard distributed food to struggling families living in a remote area of the state.
The Facilities Support Branch at Norfolk Naval Shipyard helped address high-traffic and high-touch areas in need of regular disinfecting during the early stages of the pandemic.
The Twitterverse is atwitter....as Brits teach Americans how to make a proper cup of tea.
As we commemorate the recent anniversary of the Civil War's pivotal Battle of Gettysburg, we remember Army Musician Richard Enderlin, who transformed his role into that of an infantryman when a comrade needed help.
The triad, along with assigned forces, provide 24/7 deterrence to prevent catastrophic actions from our adversaries and they stand ready, if necessary, to deliver a decisive response, anywhere, anytime.
Take a closer look at the Korean War Veterans Memorial, which was dedicated in 1995 in Washington, D.C., to honor the nearly 2 million Americans who served in the three-year conflict.
Imagine spending all day, every day, practicing trick shots with a shotgun, taking out 10 moving targets with a pistol in six seconds flat, or perfecting your shot toward a target the size of a period.
Get a closer look at the lives of the men and women serving in the U.S. armed forces through compelling photos, videos and quizzes that test your knowledge.