Posted: 07/21/2009 - The Senate is debating whether to spend $1.75 billion on seven more F-22 jets.
Posted: 07/20/2009 - Pentagon officials are downplaying reports of tension as Iraqi troops take over the duties that had been handled by Americans in Iraqi cities.
Posted: 07/20/2009 - NATO says four more Americans have been killed in Afghanistan, making July the deadliest month ever for U.S. troops in this war.
Posted: 07/20/2009 - Defense Secretary Robert Gates has announced that the size of the Army is being increased by 22,000 to help meet deployment needs around the world.
Updated: 07/21/2009 - The Pentagon has identified the American soldier who went missing June 30 from his base in eastern Afghanistan and was later confirmed to have been captured.
Posted: 07/20/2009 - A group of about 425 Kansas National Guards troops who have been training in Salina were honored before leaving for eventual deployment to Egypt.
Posted: 07/20/2009 - A NATO official says a fighter jet has crashed at NATO's largest base in southern Afghanistan, the second major crash at the base in two days.
Posted: 07/20/2009 - An Iraqi military commander is comparing new restrictions on U.S. forces to "house arrest," saying they can no longer patrol freely as in the past.
Posted: 07/20/2009 - An experiment getting under way at Fort Leavenworth will test battle concepts and how well commanders react to hybrid warfare, including loss of computer operations.
Posted: 07/19/2009 - A group of veterans who were opposed to placing a memorial to South Vietnamese soldiers in Wichita's veteran's park met Sunday in Mulvane.
Updated: 07/27/2009 - Crew brings home trophy from air mobility rodeo.
Posted: 07/17/2009 - The U.S. military says three coalition soldiers were killed in in southern Iraq after their base was hit by a rocket or mortar attack.
Posted: 07/17/2009 - An AP analysis shows the Defense Department frequently awards no-bid work to small contractors under the new economic stimulus law, costing more than competitive bidding would.
Posted: 07/16/2009 - Canadian officials say a Canadian soldier has been killed in Afghanistan making July the deadliest month for international troops since the Afghan war began nearly eight years ago.
Posted: 07/16/2009 - A House subcommittee has voted to block Pentagon plans to potentially privatize thousands of civilian jobs at military installations, including West Point military academy.
Posted: 07/15/2009 - The Pentagon says it won't ban smoking by troops in war zones despite a recent study recommending a tobacco-free military.
Updated: 09/06/2013 - Heavy combat in Iraq where U.S. soldiers witnessed the deaths of many fellow troops may have contributed to hostile behavior by Colorado-based veterans accused or implicated in 11 slayings back home.
Posted: 07/15/2009 - Sen. Carl Levin says a key vote has been postponed to strike out $1.75 billion added to the defense spending bill for more fighter jets from Lockheed Martin.
Posted: 07/15/2009 - Soldiers of the Army's 1st Infantry Division are planning a weeklong celebration at Fort Riley in northeast Kansas.
Posted: 07/14/2009 - The Pentagon has set a departure time frame for Fort Riley's 1st Infantry Division headquarters to head to Iraq.
Posted: 07/14/2009 - The Pentagon has created four custom-made Army brigades designed to focus more on advising Iraqis and less on fighting as America prepares for its 2011 exit from Iraq.
Posted: 07/14/2009 - Government auditors say Veterans Affairs Department hospitals and clinics aren't always making sure women veterans have privacy when they bathe and receive exams.
Posted: 07/14/2009 - A Spanish court has thrown out charges against three U.S. soldiers in the death of a Spanish journalist in Iraq and recommends the case be closed.
Posted: 07/14/2009 - Thirty-three Kansas colleges and universities have agreed to participate in a program aimed at helping veterans use federal education benefits.