An effort is underway to bring home some of the most dedicated heroes in the U.S. military.
In May, President Obama announced a plan to get most U.S. combat forces out of Afghanistan by 2015. But support troops are still going in, including a unit with the Maryland National Guard.
Honoring a soldier’s bravery. President Barack Obama presents the Medal of Honor to an Iraq and Afghanistan war veteran who nearly died saving a fellow Marine.
The wait is over. After five years, Bowe Bergdahl–an American soldier held in captivity by the Taliban–is returning home to the United States. But his welcome home comes with mixed feelings.
There’s growing anger over the controversial exchange of an American prisoner of war in Afghanistan for five Taliban militants. The harshest criticism is coming from fellow soldiers who served alongside the man they call a deserter.
An American soldier is released in a prisoner exchange with the Taliban. The U.S. government is under fire for how they got his freedom.
Relatives of kidnapped American development expert Warren Weinstein are celebrating the release of U.S. soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan and asking the government to work harder to secure Weinstein’s release.
Just ahead of Memorial Day, President Barack Obama made a surprise visit to Afghanistan.
A physical fitness center at a National Guard facility will be named for a Baltimore soldier who was killed while serving in Afghanistan.
Could a Baltimore restaurant owner be the next president of Afghanistan? The older brother of the current President, Hamid Karzai, is in the running and it ties Baltimore right to international politics.
A trip to Afghanistan forges a friendship between Ravens head coach John Harbaugh and U.S. troops.
A Maryland man is again pleading for the president’s help after being kidnapped in Pakistan and held by Al Qaeda for more than two years.