Carter: Error caused sailors to enter IranDefense Secretary says 10 sailors briefly detained by Iran entered Iranian waters because of navigational error.
White House denies there was an apology to IranWhite House spokesman says the United States "certainly" did not apologize to Iran after 10 sailors accidentally entered Iranian waters.
US backs Turkey over downing of Russian jetUS military says Turkey warned Russian jet 10 times before shooting it down, but can't confirm which side of the border it was on.
American Drones May Monitor ISIS in LibyaUnited States talking with countries in North Africa about locating drones to monitor ISIS in Libya, senior administration official says.
American Airstrike in Syria Killed 2 ChildrenOfficials in the United States military admit that airstrikes against Islamist extremists in Syria killed two children last November.
Coalition Air Raids Back Up Kurds' Advance in IraqInternational coalition against ISIS carries out dozens of airstrikes in 72-hour period, aid Kurdish forces to retake parts of Iraq.
US to Send 1,000 Troops to Train Syrian RebelsTotal number of soldiers could even exceed 1,000 mark, as US hopes to train 5,400 'moderate' rebels in 2015; military acknowledges 'risks'.
Mission to Save Jordanian Pilot from ISIS FailsHeavy fire on ISIS strongholds in Raqqah reportedly fail to facilitate rescue mission, with ISIS said to execute pilot today.
FBI, Homeland Security Warn Vets Over ISIS ThreatISIS on US soil? American security organizations warn US veterans to monitor their social media in wake of 'lone wolf' attack threats.
Pentagon: US to Buy 43 More F-35 Stealth Fighters$4 billion deal comes on same day as announcement of US sale of F-35 squadron to Israel.
Obama Backpedals, Sends Troops to IraqOver 500 soldiers said to be deployed to Persian Gulf to fight ISIS in Iraq, despite statements promising 275 men - or none at all.
Iran Says US Has Renounced Military ActionAyatollah Khamenei claims US has forfeited military option, standing on stage with sign reading 'America cannot do a damn thing.'
Siddur Issued for Jewish Soldiers in US MilitaryLandmark siddur unifies Jewish leaders from different streams, has foreword by Obama. First of its kind since World War II.
Israel, US Test New Missile Defense System"David's Sling" designed to bridge the gap between long-range Arrow and short-range Iron Dome systems.
Lawmakers Warn: US Military 'Not Ready to Deploy'Senior lawmakers warn US military unprepared to deploy as a result of military budget cuts; danger to soldiers as training reduced.
US to Train Libyan Forces, Militias Ravage TripoliUS official announces plans to train thousands of security forces, as local council calls on Misrata militias to leave Tripoli.
U.S. Sending Aircraft Carrier to Middle EastWarning to Syria? The USS Nimitz and other ships in its strike group are heading toward the Red Sea.
U.S. General: Settlements Make PA State ImpossibleGeneral James Mattis says America pays a price for supporting Israel, warns settlements could create 'apartheid state.'
U.S. Navy Tests New Unmanned Combat Air SystemNorthrop Grumman and the U.S. Navy have conducted the first catapult launch of an unmanned system.
U.S. Sending Ships to Evacuate Americans in IsraelCNN: 3 US warships on standby in the eastern Mediterranean in case of need to assist Americans leaving Israel. Embassy denies report.
Israel Worried by US's Made-in-China Jet PartsSenate report on fake parts in U.S. jets gives Israel cause for concern regarding components in its own jets.
Pentagon Hopes for 'Mother of All Bombs'The Pentagon is reportedly working on the "mother of all bombs" -- a bunker buster to destroy an Iranian underground nuclear power plant.
Dempsey Stresses 'Mutual Commitment'US CoS Martin Dempsey sought to assure Israelis that his visit represents "mutual commitment" to stop Iran's nuclear program
Australia Agrees to Permanent US Marine ForceAustralia has agreed to host a permanent U.S. Marine presence, beginning in 2010.
Iran, Hizbullah in Latin AmericaA top pentagon general says Iranian and Hizbullah growth in South America is a cause for concern and are a regional wedge for 'radical Islam.'
Jewish US Navy Pilot's HeroismA heroic Jewish US Navy pilot's last act was to save the lives of his three crew members as his plane went down after a mission in Afghanistan.