70 veterans, 10 former Detroit Lions take honor flight to nation's capital on Sunday

A number of Michigan veterans took the trip of a lifetime Sunday, and some notable former Detroit Lions got to tag along. An honor flight sponsored by the National Football League lifted out of Kalamazoo Airport around 5:30 a.m. and transported 77 veterans and 10 former Detroit football players to Washington D.C.. Even in the minutes and hours after the reception, the reviews were great.

The Pentagon releases new details on al-Baghdadi raid

WASHINGTON (AP) - The general who oversaw the U.S. raid on Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi provided the most detailed account yet of the operation Wednesday and said the U.S. is on alert for possible “retribution attacks” by extremists.

Army's 2nd Annual Cruisin' at the D

The Detroit Arsenal is holding its second annual Cruisin' at the D event, which honors our heritage as part of the Motor City and also helps us celebrate the U.S. Army's 242nd Birthday on June 14.