Obama is also asking Congress for more than $5 billion to help fund the fight.
To use military force against the Islamic State group to replace the outdated authorization forged after 9/11.
Saturday, Nov. 15, at the School of Law on the Topeka campus.
The move goes beyond precautions recommended by the Obama administration for civilians.
The U.S. general overseeing the campaign on Friday predicted that the jihadists will be “much degraded” by airstrikes a year from now.
The 1st Infantry Division’s headquarters cased its colors at a ceremony Wednesday morning in preparation for its deployment.
New U.S.-led airstrikes near the Syrian border town of Kobani have helped Kurdish fighters push back the Islamic State group.
A Kansas Air National Guard official said a Wichita unit could see almost a third of its full-time positions eliminated.
Under current law, lenders cannot charge members of the military more than 36 percent interest.
About 200 soldiers from the 1st Infantry Division at Fort Riley will deploy to Iraq to advise Iraqi forces confronting ISIS.
A Missouri drill sergeant is guilty of sexually assaulting and harassing eight female soldiers, a military judge ruled Wednesday.
Coalition airstrikes target ISIS forces in Syria.
The general added that it was too early to describe the effects of the eight air strikes against Khorasan Group targets, or say who may have…
President Barack Obama said that Arab support for the airstrikes “makes it clear to the world this is not America’s fight alone.”
President Barack Obama says the participation of five Arab nations in airstrikes against militants in Syria “makes it clear to the world thi…
Combined U.S.-Arab airstrikes at the heart of the ISIS strongholds in Syria achieved their strategic aim of showing the extremists that thei…
Kobach has directed officials to start mailing ballots to voters overseas Saturday without having a Democratic nominee.
The U.S. Army’s top officer warned Friday that it will become increasingly difficult to target and launch precision airstrikes.
Veterans talk about everything from ambulances to homeless centers.
“The American forces do not and will not have a combat mission,” Obama told troops at MacDill Air Force Base.
Pressed during questioning, Dempsey said he “would go back to the president and make a recommendation that may include the use of ground for…
A special visitor dropped by the Topeka American Legion post during a tour through Kansas.
Two Vietnam War soldiers — one still living, one killed in action — received the Medal of Honor in a White House ceremony on Monday.
A search is underway in the western Pacific Ocean for a missing pilot after two U.S. Navy jets crashed.
The vote was 249-163, with close to two dozen Democrats breaking ranks and backing the nonbinding resolution.