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An ISIS billboard is seen destroyed in the middle of the road in Qaraqosh, Iraq. The Pentagon has now warned ISIS could regroup in Syria and retake lost territory in as little as six months.

ISIS could regroup in Syria and take back swathes of territory in as little as 6 months, Pentagon report says

The report, quoting the Department of Defense Central Command, warned: "ISIS remains an active insurgent group in both Iraq and Syria."
Students with Infantry Training Battalion practice basic marksmanship techniques at Camp Geiger, N.C., Sept. 26, 2013.

Military women report they are being denied access to birth control for ‘ridiculous’ reasons that may violate Pentagon policy

Birth control has a host of medical benefits, and the Pentagon says military women must have access to it. But 26% of female troops said they didn't.
The Pentagon building pictured in 2010.

Another top Pentagon official just resigned

Rear Adm. Kevin Sweeney served as chief of staff to the Secretary of Defense since January 2017. He said he would return to the private sector.
U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis awaits the arrival of Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani for an Enhanced Honor Cordon and meeting at the Pentagon in Washington, U.S., April 9, 2018.

‘Our department is proven to be at its best when the times are most difficult’: Mattis encourages Pentagon employees to ‘keep the fa...

On New Year's Eve, his last day on the job, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis sent a final farewell message to the Department of Defense.
Secretary of Defense James Mattis.

Lawmakers express ‘great sadness’ and concern over the state of Trump’s administration after Mattis resignation

"That’s what happens when you ignore sound military advice," Illinois Rep. Adam Kinzinger said.
U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis and Ukraine's Defence Minister Stepan Poltorak walk past honour guards during a welcoming ceremony in Kiev, Ukraine August 24, 2017.

The incredible career of Jim Mattis, the legendary Marine general turned defense secretary who just quit the Trump administration

Jim Mattis is known as a "Warrior Monk" and "Mad Dog." Here's a look at his 44 years of service.
US Marine recruits march in formation.

Military women are 3 times more likely to suffer infertility than civilians, but the Pentagon is forcing nearly all of them to pay for their own treat...

In a survey of military women and veterans, many reported they had to pay for their own fertility treatment, which cost them as much as $30,000.

America’s fifth-largest trucking company ‘defrauded’ the Department of Defense, DOJ suit alleges

The Department of Justice is suing subsidiaries of YRC Worldwide, a trucking company and Department of Defense contractor.

Trump’s pick for the country’s top military post could splinter his relationship with Mattis

President Donald Trump announced his nomination of General Mark Milley for the chairmen of the Joint Chiefs of Staff on Saturday.

Trump asks Supreme Court to consider transgender military ban

The Trump administration asked the Supreme Court to consider the president's efforts to bar transgender people from serving in the US military.