Military

Secretary of Defense Mark Esper speaks to reporters during a briefing at the Pentagon, Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
WWJ News
August 29, 2019 - 1:25 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mindful of President Donald Trump's intense interest in space, the Pentagon is declaring U.S. Space Command open for business as part of a broader effort to better defend American interests in space. But there's still no Space Force . Trump planned to participate in a ceremony...
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Map locates the Green Zone in Baghdad, Iraq.;
May 19, 2019 - 7:13 pm
BAGHDAD (AP) — A rocket was fired into the Iraqi capital's heavily fortified Green Zone Sunday night, landing less than a mile from the sprawling U.S. Embassy, an Iraqi military spokesman said. The apparent attack, which Iraq's state-run news agency said did not cause any casualties, came amid...
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Corporal Andrew Neumann
Cpl. Andrew Neumann/Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island
May 02, 2019 - 5:00 pm
Several NASCAR drivers recently got a taste of what it's like to serve in the military. Austin Dillon, driver of the No. 3 Richard Childress car and two of his crew members visited the Coast Guard Station at Wrightsville Beach, N.C.. and Kyle Larson and members of his No. 42 Chip Ganassi pit crew...
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