Obama To Leave About 8,400 Troops In Afghanistan At Year-EndPresident Barack Obama said Wednesday the U.S. will leave 8,400 troops in Afghanistan when he completes his term, down slightly from the current number but well up from the 5,500 he announced previously, arguing America's interests depend on helping Afghanistan's struggling government fight continuing threats from the Taliban and others.
Navy Blue Angels Jet Crashes In Tennessee, Killing PilotA Blue Angels F/A-18 fighter jet crashed Thursday near Nashville, Tennessee, killing the pilot just days before a weekend air show performance, officials said.
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.
KDKA Investigates: Where Should Vets Turn For Help?Recent revelations about the Wounded Warrior Project have cast doubt on the effectiveness of some veteran charities.
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.
Heinz Field Hosting Job Fair For Veterans, Military MembersA job fair is being held Thursday for veterans, military members and spouses.
Furry Tails: Come Home… I’ve Been Waiting For You For So LongWhen a family member leaves home, we miss them.
Pittsburgh-Based Organization Collecting Video Games For Military PersonnelThere are dozens of non-profit organizations in Pittsburgh that help and support military personnel and veterans.
Funeral Held For Local Soldier Who Suffered Sudden StrokeAfter his flag-draped coffin was carried into St. Ann Church in Castle Shannon, Fr. Mike Caridii said it was an honor to preside over the funeral Mass for Sgt. Matthew Whalen.
Local Family Comforted By Soldier's Last Act Of HeroismA local family is in pain after an army veteran died just days before Christmas, but they’re comforted by his last act of heroism.
Track Santa As He Delivers Presents Around the WorldYou can keep tabs on Santa Claus throughout the day, as he makes his way around the world delivering presents.
Operation Homefront Hoping To Make Christmas Brighter For Military FamiliesTables covered with toys, stuffed animals, coloring books and games. It’s a room would that would make any child smile, and that's whole idea.