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Inside the submarine capable of launching nuclear missiles

Inside the submarine capable of launching nuclear missiles → Read More

Pentagon now reports about 400 UFO encounters: 'We want to know what's out there'

Top Pentagon officials told a House panel on Tuesday that there are now close to 400 reports from military personnel of possible encounters with UFOs. → Read More

Pentagon now reports about 400 UFO encounters: 'We want to know what's out there'

At the first congressional hearing on UFOs since the '60s, Pentagon officials said there were now about 400 reports of UFO or UAP encounters reported by the military. → Read More

Congress to hold 1st hearing on UFOs in over 50 years

What will be revealed at Congress' UFO hearing, the first such hearing since the 1960s. → Read More

Biden approves return of US troops for Somalia counterterrorism fight, reversing Trump

President Joe Biden approved a request to redeploy troops to Somalia, assisting the fight against al-Qaida affiliate al-Shabab, reversing a decision by Donald Trump → Read More

Biden announces new $800M aid package to Ukraine as Russia presses offensive

The Biden White House is sending an additional $800 million package of military assistance to Ukraine as Russian forces press on Mariupol in an eastern offensive. → Read More

Russian offensive 'limited' so far, fall of Mariupol 'not inevitable': Pentagon update Day 55

The Russian moves are a "prelude" to larger operations, a U.S. defense official said. → Read More

Biden announces $800M in new military aid for Ukraine

President Joe Biden announced Wednesday that he has authorized an additional $800 million in weapons, ammunition and other security assistance to Ukraine. → Read More

Mom of Navy SEAL candidate reflects on son's unexplained death

Nearly two months after the unexplained death of Navy SEAL candidate Kyle Mullen, his mother, Regina Mullen, broke her silence. → Read More

Less than 20% of Russian troops around Kyiv are 'repositioning': Pentagon on Day 35

The Pentagon said the report that Putin is being misinformed by advisers is "disconcerting" → Read More

Pentagon dubious of Russian 'withdrawal' north of Kyiv, expects troops will move to eastern Ukraine

"It's not anywhere near a majority of what they have arrayed" around Ukraine's capital. → Read More

Ukrainian forces retake Trostyanets, town in northeast

A defense official confirmed that Ukrainian forces have retaken Trostyanets, a town in northeast Ukraine. → Read More

In apparent shift in strategy, Russians troops stop offensive toward Kyiv: Pentagon on Day 30

A defense official said Russian troops are now focusing on eastern Ukraine. → Read More

Biden admin avoiding 'red line' over any Russian use of chemical weapons in Ukraine

The Biden administration is weighing more sanctions against Russia if it uses chemical or biological weapons in Ukraine. → Read More

Ukraine’s military forces Russian troops east of Kyiv back 55 km from city center

Ukraine's military forces have pushed Russian forces east of Kyiv back 55 kilometers from the city center and Russian troops north of the capital are now "digging in". → Read More

What to know about the 100 US 'Switchblade' drones heading to Ukraine

Unlike larger drones, it's not meant to return after its mission. → Read More

4 West Point cadets among spring breakers who overdosed in Florida

One of the cadets is a member of the football team, the academy told ABC News. → Read More

Navy recovers stealth F-35 from South China Sea

The fighter jet had fallen into the ocean after a crash landing on carrier. → Read More

'I don't believe it's a bluff,' Defense Secretary Austin says of a possible Russian invasion of Ukraine

"I don't believe it's a bluff," Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin told ABC News about a possible Russian invasion of Ukraine → Read More

'Past time' to leave: US evacuates diplomats, troops from Ukraine amid 'war zone' warnings

The U.S. is also urging private American citizens to evacuate the country. → Read More