WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two U.S. Navy ships patrolling in the Middle East moved closer to Egypt's Red Sea coast in recent days, the top Marine Corps general said on Thursday, in what appeared to be a precautionary move after the military overthrow of President Mohamed Mursi. Full story
Dan Rather, anchor and managing editor of “Dan Rather Reports” on AXS TV, talks with Rachel Maddow about a $34 million military facility constructed in Afghanistan that will never be used and whether public outrage over such waste will make Americans less patient about U.S. troop withdrawal.
PARIS (Reuters) - With development and technology challenges on the Lockheed Martin Corp <LMT.N> F-35 fighter increasingly under control, the company and the U.S. military are taking aim at a more vexing problem: the cost of flying and maintaining the new warplane. Full story
U.S. Marine Corps veteran and military sexual assault survivor Sarah Plummer joins Mara Schiavocampo to discuss sexual assault in the military. She comments on what she calls the extreme importance of taking assault cases out of the chain of command because of the need to have impartial people decid
Affirmative action has been a pet issue for some of our Supreme Court justices and they just may now have the chance they've been waiting for. The guests talk about whether the country is seeing affirmative action challenges because people really think we’re in a color-blind society.
Former prosecutor Linda Fairstein and Anu Bhagwati, executive director of the Service Women’s Action Network, talk with Karen Finney about why they believe all military commanders aren’t equipped to handle sexual assault cases.
As some military sexual assault victims face retaliation for speaking out, the Melissa Harris-Perry panelists look at how the military is a notoriously male-dominated space and whether what happens is part of a “boys will be boys” mentality.
Former Marine Lt. Tim McLaughlin why he hid the American flag that was once placed on a statue of Saddam Hussein in downtown Baghdad just before it was toppled 10 years ago.
MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts talks to Ray Mabus, Secretary of the Navy, about President Barack Obama’s visit to the Newport News Shipyard to warn about the impending sequester cuts.
Chris Matthews talks to Rep. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., and Capt. Zoe Bedell, who filed a federal lawsuit to demand combat action for women, about the lift on ban that allows women in combat, but the debate coming forward from women who have been serving in combat for years.
Air force, army, navy and Marine Corps pallbearers carry caskets of four unknown Korean War aboard the light cruise USS Manchester at Yokosuka naval base in Japan, Jan. 20, 1956. Eight hundred fifty-two unidentified dead are to be returned to American soil. The Manchester, with the first 50 caskets,
U.S. Marine Corps Major General Michael Regner , former commander of Marine Corps forces in Korea, sits with Korean military dignitaries as U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks on the 60th anniversary of the end of the Korean War, at the Korean War Veterans Memorial in Washington, July 27,
U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel greets Deputy Chairman of the NATO Military Committee U.S. Marine Corps Lieutenant General Walter E. Gaskin during a NATO defence ministers meeting at the Alliance headquarters in Brussels June 4, 2013. NATO defence ministers concerned about the growing presence