WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senators alarmed by a jump in sex crimes in the U.S. military called on Wednesday for a cultural overhaul of the Air Force and a lawmaker exposed a web page used by Marines that she said depicted a "culture of misogyny and sexual harassment." Full story
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Top officials from the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps told lawmakers on Tuesday that across-the-board budget cuts in fiscal 2013 and 2014 would reduce readiness and cut heavily into their procurement and research and development programs. Full story
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.
Brigadier General Margaret A. Brewer, the first woman to reach the rank of general in the Marine Corps, has been laid to rest in a military service. Born in Durand, Michigan in 1930, Brewer became a Marine second lieutenant in 1952. She was appointed brigadier general by President Jimmy Carter in 19
Captain Zoe Bedell of the United States Marine Corps Reserve and Anu Bhagwati of the Service Women's Action Network talk about how they are joining forces with groups for a federal lawsuit against the Pentagon's ban against women in combat.
U.S. Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey aircraft participate in a U.S.-South Korea joint landing operation drill in Pohang, about 370 km southeast of Seoul, April 26, 2013. The drill is part of the two countries' annual military training called Foal Eagle, which began on March 1 and runs until April 30. Ten
Members of the Taiwanese Marine Corps give a martial arts demonstration at the Corinto port, some 152 km west of Managua April 11, 2013. A fleet of three vessels consisting of 849 crew members and cadets arrived at Corinto port to participate in joint training and military activities with the Nicar
"I had seen some stuff that I probably would have never seen before in life had I not been in Marine Corps, some good stuff and some stuff I just don’t care to think about anymore," says Iraq War veteran Eric Swinney, seen here outside his room at Grand Veterans Village in Phoenix, March 19, 2003.
U.S. Marine Corps General James Mattis is thanked for his years of service by Navy Admiral William McRaven at the Senate Armed Services Committee in Washington March 5, 2013. REUTERS/Gary Cameron