Long Island Family Fighting For Son With Cerebral Palsy To One Day Join Armed ForcesWith Monday marking Memorial Day, many are thinking about families who have a history of military tradition as an honor and an obligation.
Research & Honor Your Family's Military History This Memorial DayMemorial Day is a great time to research your family's military history or learn a little more about your own past. Here are some helpful ways to start researching your past today.
Dozen Female Warriors Honored In Nassau CountyA dozen female warriors who were instrumental in breaking down barriers to allow women to serve in all combat roles were honored in Nassau County Wednesday.
Move Over Drones, Driverless Cars -- Unmanned Ships Up NextIt's not only drones and driverless cars that may become the norm someday — ocean-faring ships might also run without captains or crews.
Committee Approves Bill Requiring Women To Register For Military DraftThe House Armed Services Committee approved a measure that requires women to register with the Selective Services and for the possibility of being drafted into the military.
Military Helicopters Give Paramus Students Hands-On Experience, Chance To Say Thank YouThe event is part of Fleet Week and also organized by the Paramus non-profit Operation Goody Bag.
Picatinny Arsenal Offers Inside Look At How The Military Develops And ModernizesCivilians rarely get a chance to look inside of their nation's military, especially in New Jersey.
$4 Million In US Projects That Aim To Protect Sage Grouse Could Hurt MilitaryFederal officials have announced more than $4 million in projects in four states as part of a wildfire-fighting strategy but the efforts could hurt training operations at numerous U.S. military facilities in the West.
Freeze, Burn, Shake: Extreme Testing Ensures Satellite Equipment Will Withstand SpaceProtecting the military's most sensitive information begins in the most unusual of places.
New York Law Gives Veterans Tuition BreakA new state law signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday will give veterans in-state tuition rates at state colleges and universities even if they wouldn't otherwise qualify.
New Jersey Judge Allows Suit Over Veteran Death Benefits To Move ForwardThe families say Prudential Insurance Co. failed to warn former soldiers their policies were expiring.
Ultra-Orthodox Jews Protest Israeli Proposal To Draft Strictly Religious Citizens Into ArmyThousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews filled the streets in lower Manhattan on Sunday to protest Israel's proposal to draft strictly religious citizens into its army.