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French President Emmanuel Macron and US President Donald Trump review troops as they arrive at Les Invalides museum in Paris, July 13, 2017.

The Pentagon is still in the dark about Trump’s military parade — but it could use donations to help pay for it

The Pentagon has reportedly started developing options for the parade Trump has proposed, but military officials may not be on board with the idea.

Here are some of the biggest reveals from a fitness-tracker data map that may have compromised top-secret US military bases around the world

Strava's recently published "heatmap" has revealed potentially problematic activity in military bases around the world.
During the Obama years, the US focused on projecting power with things like aircraft carriers. Now, those carriers may have become sitting ducks.

Trump’s new National Defense Strategy will prepare the US for a great power war with Russia and China

Trump's new policies in defense, security, and nukes reflect a US military that's waking up to the possibility that world wars have again become a threat.
The Pentagon building in 2010.

An alien hunter explains why extraterrestrial visitors are unlikely — despite the US government’s UFO evidence

Astronomer Seth Shostak is skeptical about alien visitation: "It is a little odd that aliens would come hundreds and hundreds of light-years to do nothing."
FILE PHOTO: An aerial view of the Pentagon building in Washington

Former Navy pilot describes bizarre encounter with aircraft with ‘no plumes, wings, or rotors’ that outran his fighter jet

Commander David Fravor recently spoke to The New York Times about an encounter he had with what appeared to be a UFO over the Pacific Ocean in November 2004.
People use night vision goggles to look at the night sky during an Unidentified Flying Object (UFO) tour in the desert outside Sedona, Arizona.

The Pentagon spent $22 million on a shadowy program to investigate UFOs

The Pentagon has acknowledged for the first time the existence of a program investigating UFOs and their potential security threats.

Defense insiders are pushing a nonlethal microwave missile that they say could stop North Korea’s launches in their tracks

"Command and control centers are filled with electronic infrastructure, which is highly vulnerable to high-powered microwaves," David Deptula told NBC News.
Primer CEO Sean Gourley

This CEO used to help the Pentagon track insurgency — now he’s got $14.7 million to help Walmart track shopping trends

Primer is an AI startup coming out of stealth mode, using technology pioneered in tracking insurgency to provide automatic market analysis tools.

Trump adviser Steve Bannon says opponents are ‘wetting themselves’ over his plans to shake up Pentagon staff

The White House chief strategist said he intends to put hawks on the staff at the State and Defense departments.