British Army

Undated image provided by Interpol shows fugitive Briton Samantha Lewthwaite, dubbed the "white widow" by some news media, whom Interpol has issued an arrest notice for. (AP Photo/Interpol, File)

Mysterious ‘white widow’ eludes police in Africa

AYLESBURY, England (AP) — She is called the most wanted woman in the world, a suspected terrorist charged with plotting to blow up resort hotels in Kenya packed with Christmas tourists, a westerner who wrote […]

12/12/2013

This is  a Court artist sketch by Elizabeth Cook of Michael Adebolajo, centre, who is one of the men accused of killing British soldier Lee Rigby in May,  as he gave evidence at the  Central Criminal Court "The Old Bailey" in London Monday Dec. 9. 2013. Adebolajo told the court that he loved al-Qaida and considers the group’s members his brothers.  “I love them. I consider them brothers in Islam,” said  Adebolajo, 28, speaking calmly as he was cross-examined at the court on Monday.  (AP Photo/Elizabeth Cook/PA)

Defendant in UK soldier killing: I love al-Qaida

LONDON (AP) — A man accused of killing an off-duty British soldier in a frenzied knife attack on a London street defended his actions in court Monday, saying he carried out the attack because he […]

12/09/2013

Police officers stand near cordoned off spot where a French soldier was stabbed in the throat, La Defense district, outside Paris. (AP Photo)

DNA, video led to arrest in French soldier attack

PARIS (AP) — Traces of DNA on an orange juice bottle and a surveillance video of a man praying in a mall led to the arrest Wednesday of a young suspect accused of stabbing a […]

05/29/2013

Police officers stand near cordoned off spot where a French soldier was stabbed in the throat, La Defense district, outside Paris. (AP Photo)

French soldier stabbed in throat outside Paris

PARIS (AP) — A French soldier was stabbed in the throat in a busy commercial district outside Paris on Saturday, and France’s president said authorities are investigating any possible links with the recent slaying of […]

05/25/2013

Pakistan International Airlines

Official: Situation on plane from Pakistan apparently not terror-related

LONDON (AP) — A British security official says today’s situation on board a commercial airliner from Pakistan to England doesn’t appear to be terror-related, although police are still investigating. The British military scrambled fighter jets […]

05/24/2013

US Military Silver Star

Army soldier recovering from TBI gets Silver Star

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — A Fort Campbell soldier who suffered a traumatic brain injury has received the Silver Star for his actions to help evacuate wounded troops during a mission in Afghanistan in 2010.

04/06/2013

soldiers-wed

NY soldiers wed at airport before catching flights

COLONIE, N.Y. (AP) — A military couple has enlisted the help of a New York airport’s staff to get married while awaiting flights to their respective military assignments. WATCH THE COUPLE’S INTERVIEW HERE.

01/04/2013

Army suicides for 2012 surpass last year's numbers

WASHINGTON (AP) – Ten months into 2012, the number of suspected suicides by active-duty soldiers has surpassed last year’s total, even as the Pentagon struggles to stem the persistent problem. The Army says there were […]

11/15/2012

British army dog joins list of animal war heroes

LONDON (AP) – British soldiers and military dogs gathered at a British army barracks Thursday to honor a fallen hero with selfless courage, nerves of steel – and four legs. Theo, a bomb-sniffing springer spaniel […]

10/25/2012

Army 'stand down' focuses day on suicide training

WASHINGTON (AP) – Army soldiers have been ordered to put aside their usual duties and spend Thursday on suicide prevention training. This military “stand down” comes as the Pentagon struggles with a spike in the […]

09/26/2012

British soldier who gave birth says she didn't know she was pregnant

LONDON (AP) – British defense officials say the soldier who gave birth to a baby boy this week in Afghanistan told authorities that she hadn’t been aware she was pregnant — and that she only […]

09/20/2012

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