Too often, veterans return from war with memories of unspeakable violence and horror. They've survived the worst that humanity has to offer, and while they may have left the war in another county, a tougher battle is waiting for them at home.
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Operation Freedom's Sentinel will get a boost from the Nevada Army National Guard as soldiers from the 422nd Expeditionary Signal Battalion will mobilize.
Pentagon planners are giving Nellis and Creech Air Force bases a big boost in the president's budget request that should keep them flying high for the next five years to train fighter pilots and test the nation's latest high-tech aircraft.
"ISIS is like a Slinky. It expands and contracts." That was the observation Tuesday of Las Vegas Iraq War Marine veteran Luigino Lobello.
Legislation by U.S. Rep. Joe Heck to help reduce homelessness among veterans once again passed the House on Tuesday, this time as part of another measure.
The top U.S. Marine Corps and Army generals said on Tuesday thatwomen should be required to register for the military draft, along with men, as the armed forces move toward integrating them fully into combat positions.
More than 10 months have passed since Michael Grubler alerted Veterans Affairs officials to a glitch in the phone system when veterans contemplating suicide call the VA Medical Center in North Las Vegas.
Keeping in lockstep with the Pentagon's direction to open all positions, including combat roles, to women, Nellis Air Force Base will also break the gender barrier this year in its command leadership.
A report of a shooting at Naval Medical Center San Diego appears to be a false alarm, the military indicated Tuesday.
The first Red Flag exercises of 2016 are under way at Nellis Air Force Base, drawing air crews from all over the United States, the United Kingdom and Australia.
Kelley and Peter Guidry reached a milestone Thursday night: with help of other veterans they pedaled the first 222 miles of a 2,222-mile journey they hope to complete by Veterans Day in their #22DamnMany campaign.
Just two weeks after 250 soldiers from a Nevada Army National Guard supply brigade mobilized to support combat operations in the Middle East, two more waves of citizen-soldiers from a Nevada signal battalion are training for deployments to Kuwait and the Horn of Africa, the Las Vegas Review-Journal has learned.
Human remains have been found at the crash site of an F-16 fighter jet in Arizona, military officials said. The jet crashed Thursday morning near Bagdad.
Twelve U.S. Marines missing after two military helicopters collided last week offHawaii's Oahu island have been listed as deceased, the military said on Thursday.
A 93-year-old World War II veteran from Virginia is getting the chance to spend Valentine's Day with a woman he hasn't had a chance to see in 70 years.
Months-long delays for doctors' appointments at the North Las Vegas VA Medical Center and paperwork snarling veterans' use of VA "choice cards" to see private physicians were among the complaints House Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Rep. Jeff Miller heard Wednesday.
A storm that blew through the Bay area and spawned a deadly tornado also washed ashore a piece of history in Madeira Beach. It was found by a 10-year-old Tampa girl.
The U.S. Coast Guard said on Tuesday it had halted its search for 12 Marines who have been missing since two military helicopters collided last week off Hawaii's Oahu island.
The U.S. Marine Corps released the identities of 12 Marines missing at sea after two helicopters collided near the island of Oahu in Hawaii on Thursday night.
The other boot is ready to drop in the push for women to have equal footing with men in the military.
Charles Baker did everything right in life, but he fell through the cracks. A retired Marine, he grew up in downtown Las Vegas and said he knew an education was his ticket out of the circumstances he saw.
The U.S. Coast Guard is leading a search for two Marine helicopters carrying 12 people following reports they collided near the island of Oahu in Hawaii, a spokeswoman for the Coast Guard said on Friday.
The days toward retirement of A-10 Thunderbolts in the Air Force's boneyard were numbered two years ago.
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