Rhode Island partners with Navy to grow defense businesses

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The state is partnering with the Navy to grow businesses working on undersea and naval technologies.

The Navy said Friday the Naval Undersea Warfare Center will assign an employee for...

Navy veteran to address Ohio women veterans conference

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A U.S. Navy combat veteran will give the keynote speech at Ohio's conference for women veterans to be held in Columbus.

The Ohio Department of Veterans Services says veteran Amanda Wirtz...

Mali militia agrees to leave occupied northern town

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A government-allied militia has agreed to leave a northern Mali town it occupied earlier this month following clashes with Tuareg separatists, a move praised by the country's United Nations...

Army, Air Guard offer simulators to NY State Fair visitors

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Visitors to the New York State Fair will be able to get a feel for what it's like to drive an armored military vehicle and control a remotely piloted aircraft.

The New York Army National...

Military Update: Attractions of service obscured by hard costs of war

By: Tom Philpott Military Update

Perhaps to a degree not seen before, news outlets, politicians of every stripe and wounded warrior charities have turned an intense spotlight on problems service members and veterans have faced on returning from...

Colorado Springs area military events starting Aug. 30, 2015

By: Carlotta Olson


Free park entrance to active-duty military and veterans - For a list of parks, go to cpw.state.co.us.


Bonfils Community Blood Drive - 8-9:40 a.m. and 11 a.m.-1:30...

Blue Angels to fly over the Pentagon and DC area

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Blue Angels will be flying over the Pentagon and the Washington area this weekend as part of a team photo shoot.

U.S. Navy flight demonstration squadron will be in the region for...

The Latest: Greste calls on el-Sissi to 'undo injustice'

CAIRO (AP) — The latest developments in Egypt's retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists (all times local):



Peter Greste, one of the three Al-Jazeera journalists sentenced to three...