US military mistakenly ships live anthrax to labs in 9 states

The US military mistakenly sent live anthrax bacteria to laboratories in nine US states and a US air base in South Korea, after apparently failing to properly inactivate the bacteria last year, US officials said on Wednesday.

US military accidentally shipped live Anthrax sample to lab: official

The US military accidentally shipped at least one live anthrax sample to a commercial lab in Maryland but there was no public health threat from the mishap, officials said Wednesday.

China Navy warns US spy plane eight times to leave disputed South China Sea
China Navy warns US spy plane eight times to leave disputed South China Sea

The Chinese Navy warned a US surveillance plane flying over artificial islands that Beijing is creating in the disputed South China Sea to leave the area eight times, according to CNN, which was on board the flight on Wednesday.

US military rescuers end operations after Nepal earthquake

The 300 US Marine, Army, Air Force and Navy personnel involved in rescue operations in Nepal since a major earthquake struck last month concluded their work Wednesday, officials said.

One US Marine dead, 21 hurt in `hard landing`

One Marine was killed and 21 others required hospital treatment after their MV-22 Osprey aircraft made a "hard landing" during training in Hawaii on Sunday, the US military said.

House votes against undocumented migrants' serving in US military

The US House of Representatives passed an amendment to eliminate a provision from the National Defence Authorisation Act that would have allowed the military to consider the enlistment of undocumented young people, dubbed "Dreamers" by their supporters.

Survivors 'unlikely' in Nepal chopper crash: US military

The US military said on Friday it did not expect to find any survivors after locating the wreckage of a helicopter that went missing with eight people on board in earthquake-devastated Nepal.

US military denies bombing mosque in Iraq

The US military on Wednesday denied that coalition aircraft bombed a mosque in Iraq after Baghdad officials said American-led warplanes had targeted Islamic State jihadists meeting at the mosque in Tal Afar.

China says US report on its military `distorts facts`

 China`s defence ministry said on Saturday that a US report on its military which accused Beijing of ramping up land reclamation in the disputed South China Sea distorted facts, the official Xinhua news agency reported.

US bolsters security at military bases over terror threat

 The US military bolstered security at bases across the country Friday after the FBI voiced concern that Islamist extremists could target troops or police officers.

John Kerry visits Djibouti, US military base as Yemen conflict drags on

 US Secretary of State John Kerry is in Djibouti on Wednesday for talks with the government and to visit a key US military base from where pilots fly missions over Yemen and Somalia.

US says no Syrian civilians killed in April 30 air strike

 The US military denied Sunday a report that strikes led by Washington had killed at least 52 civilians in northern Syria earlier this week, saying those killed were actually fighters.

Pentagon concerned over retaliation in rape cases

The Pentagon on Friday voiced concern over a pattern of retaliation against victims of sexual assault in the US military and vowed to take steps to counter the problem.

US military concerned over retaliation in rape cases

The Pentagon on Friday voiced concern over a pattern of retaliation against victims of sexual assault in the US military and vowed to take steps to counter the problem.

US military sends jets to northern Afghan city under siege

  The US military has sent fighter jets to Afghanistan`s northern province of Kunduz, where Taliban insurgents have launched a major offensive and overrun government checkpoints close to the main city, US and Afghan sources said.

US military option in Iran 'intact' despite Russian missiles: US General

The U.S. military option to prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon, and encourage a diplomatic solution, remains intact despite Russia`s decision to deliver its S-300 missile defence system to Tehran, the top U.S. general said on Thursday.

US military to exhume remains of unidentified victims of Pearl Harbor attack

The remains of as many as 388 "unknown" US military members who died when the USS Oklahoma was sunk during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor will be exhumed in Hawaii in an effort to identify them, the Department of Defense said on Tuesday.

Islamic State battle to dominate US-Iraq White House talks

Iraq`s prime minister will plead for more US military support in the war against insurgent Islamic State jihadists during a first White House meeting with President Barack Obama on Tuesday.

US, Afghan soldiers killed in firefight between Afghan, NATO forces

An American and an Afghan soldier were killed on Wednesday when a firefight broke out between Afghan and NATO coalition forces at a compound where a senior U.S. diplomat met a provincial governor in eastern Afghanistan, police and U.S. sources said.

100 US military officers on ISIS hit list, Pentagon probes threat
100 US military officers on ISIS hit list, Pentagon probes threat

Seeking to issue its next major threat, the Islamic State has posted the details of 100 US military personnel online and called for their assassinations by the Muslims.