The Pentagon marks a year without regularly scheduled press briefings, underscoring what many describe as a decline in transparency and public engagement.
Acting defense secretary Patrick Shanahan has mandated new restrictions on the way the Pentagon shares information with Congress about military operations around the world, a move that is straining ties with key Republican and Democratic lawmakers.
Pentagon officials are considering a new request for military assistance along the southern border, a defense official said Monday.
The Defense Department has awarded $976 million to two companies to help fix the wall along the southern border.
The Pentagon on Tuesday unveiled details of the $750 billion national defense budget that the Trump administration has asked Congress to pass.
President Trump asked for a massive increase in the Pentagon's war-fighting account in an attempt to spend more on defense.
How can the Pentagon increase spending by $100 billion, and yet barely increase the pace at which many critical military systems are being bought?
The reason for the investigation into SpaceX’s certification is unclear. Neither the Inspector General’s Office nor SpaceX have commented on it.
The Pentagon is preparing to dispatch several thousand more U.S. troops to the southern border.