Pence Makes Surprise Trip To Iraq, His First As Vice PresidentVice President Mike Pence made an unannounced trip to Iraq on Saturday, his first visit to the country as vice president.
Trump Surprises Troops With Christmas Visit To IraqThe president and first lady Melania Trump greeted service members Wednesday night at Air Force bases in Germany and Iraq.
WATCH: U.S. Soldier Reunites With Stray Dog Rescued In IraqA U.S. Army soldier has been reunited with a stray dog her unit rescued during their deployment to the Middle East.
Ceremonies Held In Honor Of Local Airmen Zanetis, Briggs Killed In Military Helicopter CrashThe sound of bagpipes and drums filled the air near Washington Square Park, as the FDNY hosted a special procession to remember Capt. Christopher “Tripp” Zanetis.
Bodies Of Local Airmen Killed In Military Helicopter Crash Return HomeMaster Sgt. Christopher Raguso, Major Christopher “Tripp” Zanetis, Technical Sgt. Dashan Briggs and Major Andreas O'Keeffe were among the seven people killed with their helicopter went down earlier this month in Western Iraq.
3 Men From N.Y., Including 2 FDNY Members, Killed In Military Helicopter CrashThree of the seven people who died when a military helicopter crashed Thursday in Western Iraq were from New York, including two citizen-soldiers who also served the FDNY.
Over 140 Dead, 860 Injured In Iraq-Iran EarthquakeA powerful magnitude 7.2 earthquake hit region along the border between Iran and Iraq Sunday, killing more than 140 people and injuring 860.
Brooklyn Soldier Among 2 Killed In Iraq 'Artillery Mishap'One of two U.S. soldiers killed in what was described as an “artillery mishap” in Iraq this weekend was from Brooklyn.
Suffolk County’s ‘Veterans’ Traffic Court’ Is The First Of Its KindThe nation's first ever traffic court, just for veterans has opened in Suffolk County which has one of the largest veteran populations in the country.
Seen At 11: Veteran Returns To Combat Zones, Risks Life To Save PetsThere is a delicate and dangerous operation that happens overseas, where lives are on the line, and precious cargo hangs in the balance.
Trump: Saddam Hussein Was Good At Killing TerroristsDonald Trump praised the way former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein handled terrorists.
Two Bombings In Baghdad Kill At Least 120At least 120 people were killed Sunday in two bombings in the Iraqi capital, including a large-scale attack claimed by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria that killed 115 people -- among them 15 children -- in a central shopping district, officials said.
CBS News: U.S. Navy SEAL Killed Fighting ISIS In IraqThe U.S. military adviser was reportedly at least 2 miles behind the Kurdish front line, but ISIS managed to break through and kill him Tuesday morning, CBS2's Tina Kraus.
Iraqi Protesters Pour Into Green Zone, Storm ParliamentAnti-government protesters tore down walls and poured into the Iraqi capital's heavily fortified Green Zone on Saturday, where they stormed parliament in a major escalation of a political crisis that has simmered for months.
NBC News’ Brian Williams Taking Himself Off Air Temporarily, Statement SaysIn a message sent to NBC News staff and released by NBC on Saturday, Williams says it has ``become painfully apparent'' to him that his actions have made him too much a part of the news.