As Sequestration Looms, Defense Civilians Face Furloughs

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Gen. John Allen To Retire, Not Pursue NATO Commander Nomination

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Obama To Announce Withdrawal Of 34,000 U.S. Troops From Afghanistan

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Pentagon To Extend Some Military Benefits To Same-Sex Partners

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Republicans Criticize Pentagon's Response To Attack On U.S. Consulate In Benghazi

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The winding down of the war in Afghanistan and efforts to slice the budget deficit will likely mean more spending cuts for the Pentagon. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Pentagon Remains Big Target In Likely Budget Cuts

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Hagel Grilled By Fellow Republicans At Confirmation Hearing

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U.S. May Build Base For Drones In Northwest Africa

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Panetta: 'Everyone Entitled To A Chance' At Combat

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Women In Combat Ban To Be Lifted

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Gen. Carter Ham, who heads the U.S. Africa Command, meets with Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika last September. Amid upheaval in the region, AFRICOM is still attempting to define its mission. Farouk Batiche/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Military Seeks Its Role In Troubled North Africa

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Gen. John Allen Cleared In Email Probe

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Post Afghan Mission, How Many U.S. Troops Stay There?

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