The Pentagon announced Thursday that two U.S. military service members were killed Wednesday night during an anti-Islamic State operation in Afghanistan.
Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R., Utah) is taking a leave of absence from Congress to undergo “immediate” foot surgery and is expected to return in mid-May.
Three Islamic State fighters were killed and five more were injured Sunday by an ambush of stampeding wild boars in northern Iraq, according to local leaders.
A 75-year-old U.S. Army veteran was acquitted last week of criminal charges brought against him for hanging a six-inch American flag on the fence of a Veterans Affairs facility.
Sen. Ted Cruz (R., Texas) introduced the Ensuring Lawful Collection of Hidden Assets to Provide Order (EL CHAPO) Act on Tuesday, intending to cover the cost of the southern border wall by seizing more than $14 billion in drug proceeds from infamous Mexican drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán.