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.
Defense Department officials outlined a conditions-based approach to relaxing the stop-movement order that has been in effect since early March due to the coronavirus pandemic.
While sporting events are mostly on hold, here is a look at a few sports legends who also served in the military.
Two military brothers will battle it out in the NBC series "The Titan Games," which features people from across America competing in endurance-based challenges.
As a battalion commander for 70 University of North Carolina ROTC cadets, Army 2nd Lt. Lauren Shappell communicated and interacted with fellow students using virtual tools and online apps during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Russian fighter jets were recently deployed to Libya in order to support Russian state-sponsored private military contractors operating on the ground there, U.S. Africa Command officials said.
Soldiers from the Maryland Army National Guard's 115th Military Police Battalion are supporting the first state-sponsored, community-based COVID-19 testing site at the Carroll County Agriculture Center in Westminster, Maryland.
Soldiers are using their wartime skills and equipment to support health care professionals at Fort Drum, New York, in the fight against COVID-19.
Boy Scout Troop 73 and Navy personnel at Naval Station Rota in Spain organized a GiveBack project to aid their Spanish hosts in local communities hard-hit by the coronavirus pandemic.
President Donald J. Trump attended Memorial Day ceremonies at Fort McHenry in Baltimore and at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia to pay tribute to those who fought and died to keep Americans free.
On Victory in Europe Day, or V-E Day, Germany unconditionally surrendered its military forces to the Allies, including the United States.
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.
For service members who carry out the bravest and most selfless acts in combat, the military bestows its most esteemed valor awards: the Medal of Honor, the Service Crosses and the Silver Star.
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.