Latest Military history of the United States Stories

2009-10-26 11:29:00

Former Republican Lawmaker Sets Tone for Other Services SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Oct.

2009-10-20 14:42:00

Says Repeal Would Improve Military Justice SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Oct.

2009-10-08 11:31:00

New Data Show Lesbian Discharges in Air Force Are Disproportionate; Lt. Col. Is Reprimanded and Removed From Classroom SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Oct.

2009-09-30 14:53:00

Military Opponents of Gay Ban Increasingly Vocal; 'Unit Cohesion' Argument Suffers a Blow SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An official Pentagon journal has published a report calling for the repeal of the "don't ask, don't tell" policy.

2009-09-14 13:03:00

Continuation of Emergency Status Allows President Additional Year to Sign Executive Order SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Sept.

2009-09-03 13:12:00

Navy Promoted Supervisor Responsible for Violence SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Sept.

2009-07-27 10:09:00

LOS ANGELES, July 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A working group on the military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy comprised of retired general officers, scholars and a former member of Congress issued a statement today in response to inaccurate or misleading statements made about the policy by President Barack Obama, Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, Rep.

2009-07-06 12:43:00

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., July 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Palm Center today released a legal memo that outlines what steps the Secretary of Defense can take to modify the enforcement of "don't ask, don't tell" while the President works with Congress to repeal the law.

2009-07-02 10:44:00

WASHINGTON, July 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Rep.

Word of the Day
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".