Three soldiers were killed and another three injured while riding in their Bradley Fighting Vehicle during a training accident at Fort Stewart in Georgia on Sunday morning, Army officials announced. (Courtesy of the U.S. Army)

Heroes Down: 3 US Soldiers Killed in Bradley Fighting Vehicle Accident

October 20, 2019 – In Breaking News – NPR An early morning training exercise gone wrong resulted in the deaths of three U.S. Army soldiers and injured three more at Fort Stewart,...

Massive Marine Corps War Game is Happening at 29 Palms (Multi-Video)

October 19, 2019 – In Breaking News – Military .com The Marine Corps hasn't done anything like it in decades. Ten thousand Marines, sailors and NATO troops have descended on Marine Corps Air-Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms...

Demand Rises for Defense Solutions in NAVWAR & GPS Denied Environs

Orolia, the world leader in Resilient Positioning, Navigation and Timing (PNT), and a Double Finalist in the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has nearly tripled new U.S. military orders for specialized...
New Easy and Affordable MobileDetect Field Test Enables Law Enforcement to Detect Gun Shot Residue Immediately with Smartphone-based Technology

DetectaChem Unveils New Weapon in Fight Against Gun Violence

DetectaChem, a global leader in handheld explosive and drug threat detection technology, and a twice nominated new finalist in the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is providing a new weapon...
The Invictus Games is about much more than just sport – it captures hearts, challenges minds and changes lives. (Courtesy of Wikipedia)

Congratulations to the US Team for 2020 Invictus Games (Multi-Video)

The Department of Defense has announced the names of 65 competitors who will compete on the United States team at the Invictus Games. More than 500 wounded, ill, and injured service members...
The objective of the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) study “Firefighter Fatalities in the United States” is to identify and analyze all on-duty firefighter fatalities to increase understanding of their causes and how they can be prevented. The study is intended to help identify approaches that could reduce the number of deaths in future years. (Courtesy of the U.S. Fire Administration)

2018 U.S. Firefighter Fatalities Report Now Available from USFA

The 2018 U.S. Fire Administration's annual report on firefighter fatalities in the United States is now available. The report continues a series of annual studies began in 1986 by the USFA of...
A recent study involving fire departments in Florida examined how organizational factors can influence the implementation of firefighter cancer screening and other occupational safety and health activities. (Courtesy of the USFA)

How Organizational Factors Affect Firefighter Cancer Screening

By the U.S. Fire Administration Research has found firefighters in the United States are at greater risk for developing respiratory, digestive and urinary tract cancers than the general U.S. population. The research community...

US Army Receives Real-Time Video Distribution Tech for WASP Aerostats

Drone Aviation Holding Corp., a developer of specialized, tethered aerial monitoring and communications platforms serving national defense and homeland security customers, recognized in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, and a...
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U.S. Marine Corps 1700 Cyberspace OccFld Compete in 2019 ‘ASTORS’

The Marine Corps has operated in cyberspace since it's early days. Capability and skills have been slowly accreting over time and or practitioners today rank among the very best. Growing a functional capability...
Scott Nokes lost his legs and his eyesight due to complications from an infection he acquired during his second deployment to Afghanistan.

Disabled Marine Vet Honored with Customized, All-Terrain Wheelchair

Freedom Alliance, an organization supporting our nation’s military families, is presenting a fully customized, all-terrain wheelchair to retired U.S. Marine Corporal Scott Nokes, a native of Neptune, New Jersey. Freedom Alliance has...