Lackland Air Force Base

U.S. Border Patrol agents escort a group of undocumented immigrants into custody with helicopter support from the U.S. Office of Air and Marine on May 20, 2013 near the U.S.-Mexico border in Havana, Texas. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Cruz, Perry To Visit Facilities Housing Illegal Immigrant Minors

Texas’ top conservative stars are getting first-hand looks at a surge of unaccompanied children caught crossing the border with Mexico illegally.

06/23/2014

A case involving an Air Force general who dismissed charges against a lieutenant colonel convicted of sexual assault will be reviewed at the top levels of the Pentagon, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said in a letter released Monday. But it's seemed unlikely that the ruling would be changed. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Hagel, Top Pentagon Officials Reviewing ‘Travesty Of Justice’ Air Force Sexual Assault Case

A case involving an Air Force general who dismissed charges against a lieutenant colonel convicted of sexual assault will be reviewed at the top levels of the Pentagon, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said in a letter released Monday. But it’s seemed unlikely that the ruling would be changed.

03/11/2013

File photo of Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. (credit: Bryce Harper/Getty Images)

Air Force Institutes Reforms To Prevent Abuse Following Sex Scandal

The U.S. Air Force announced Wednesday that it is changing how it selects officers and instructors who train new recruits after a sex scandal at its training headquarters in which dozens of female recruits said they were improperly approached, sexually harassed or raped by male instructors.

11/14/2012

File photo of child immigrants. (credit: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Surge In Child Immigrants Stresses Support Network

An unprecedented surge of children caught trudging through South Texas scrublands or crossing at border ports of entry without their families has sent government and nonprofit agencies scrambling to expand their shelter, legal representation and reunification services.

04/28/2012

File photo of illegal immigrant children. (credit: OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas Air Force Base Housing Detained Illegal Immigrant Children

Federal officials are making an Air Force base near San Antonio the temporary home of 100 unescorted children stopped by the U.S. Border Patrol because a network of contracted shelters is overwhelmed with more kids than it can accommodate.

04/17/2012

A Facebook photo of 15 airmen posing around a casket with one of the airmen posing dead inside of the casket has sparked an Air Force investigation. (credit: FRANCOIS NASCIMBENI/AFP/Getty Images)

Casket Photo At Texas Air Force Base Ignites Investigation

An Air Force investigation has been launched after a Facebook photo of 15 airmen from Lackland Air Force Face, Texas, posing with an open casket featuring another airman posing with a noose around his neck and chains across his body was being forwarded via email.

12/15/2011

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