Ashton Carter said sexual identity should not "preclude" people from serving.
Johnson defended the administration's description of the terrorist organization.
It's Ash Carter's first visit to a war zone as Defense secretary.
A bipartisan group of 10 Senate lawmakers on Friday urged Secretary of State John Kerry to tighten...
The movie was illegally downloaded more than any other.
Rep. Kay Granger is urging the president to supply allies with key military equipment.
Thirty-four percent say the U.S. doesn’t spend enough on defense.
His summit on extremism has been overshadowed by accusations of political correctness.
"The notion that the West is at war with Islam is an ugly lie," he said.
Kerry says you "have to take people off the battlefield" to win the fight.
Rep. Tulsi Gabbard said Obama is "misidentifying the enemy and their motivation."
Rear Adm. John Kirby is expected to be replaced with a civilian.
The senator called a cease-fire agreement between Ukraine and Russia "shameful."
New Defense Secretary Ash Carter is in Afghanistan after being sworn in this week.
The GOP senators wrote to Obama demanding more answers.
The White House said it can't confirm that a spring military offensive is in the works.
Rep. Michael McCaul (R-Texas) said the summit did not have "substance or any solutions."
Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) called disclosure of a plan to retake Mosul “mystifying.”
While there are weaknesses in the draft, there undoubtedly are also strengths.
Patients at the center were allegedly prescribed pain medications like candy.
Rep. Ryan Zinke, a former Navy SEAL, slammed the White House event.
“It’s not a good idea to shut down the Department of Homeland Security,” he said.
Obama sought to explain why he doesn't describe the U.S. as at war with Islamic radicalism.
The White House has drawn fire for not singling out Islamist radicals.