Can The Navy Fix Its Most Controversial Warship?

Can The Navy Fix Its Most Controversial Warship?

The U.S. Navy has invested billions in the Littoral Combat Ship. But with unsolved problems and a murky mission set, will this close to shore surface combatant remain a key part of the Navy’s strategy? The USS Freedom — the…

Live: Military leaders testify on Afghanistan withdrawal in House hearing | CBSN

Live: Military leaders testify on Afghanistan withdrawal in House hearing | CBSN

Top military officials are expected to testify before the House Armed Services committee starting at 9:30 a.m. ET Wednesday about the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs General Mark Milley, and the…

Helping Afghan evacuees adjust after resettling in the U.S.

Helping Afghan evacuees adjust after resettling in the U.S.

Thousands of Afghans who helped the U.S. throughout the war in Afghanistan, along with their families, are now being resettled in America. Warrior Rising is an organization working to help them adjust to their new life and build a future.…

Afghanistan drone strike was "a tragic mistake," Pentagon officials say

Afghanistan drone strike was “a tragic mistake,” Pentagon officials say

The Pentagon says it has now concluded that a U.S. drone strike in the final days of the U.S. evacuation from Kabul, Afghanistan, killed an aid worker and multiple members of his family. General Frank McKenzie of U.S. Central Command…

Special Report: Biden speaks about end of war in Afghanistan

Special Report: Biden speaks about end of war in Afghanistan

President Biden addressed the nation from the White House a day after the last U.S. troops withdrew from Afghanistan, and defended his administration’s handling of the situation. “After 20 years of war,” he said, “I refused to send another generation…

Biden faces questions after final U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan

Biden faces questions after final U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan

President Biden is set to deliver remarks Tuesday after the last American forces left Kabul late Monday. CBS News foreign correspondent Charlie D’Agata reports on the departure, and senior White House correspondent Weijia Jiang joined CBSN to discuss the president’s…

Last of U.S. troops have withdrawn from Afghanistan

Last of U.S. troops have withdrawn from Afghanistan

The last U.S. troops have left Afghanistan, officially marking an end to America’s longest war. CBS News senior White House and political correspondent Ed O’Keefe reports on the latest from the White House, then joins CBSN’s Elaine Quijano to discuss…

Watch Live: Biden addresses end of Afghanistan war

Watch Live: Biden addresses end of Afghanistan war

Set a reminder for Tuesday to watch President Biden’s speech on the end of the Afghanistan war. Biden is expected to speak at 1:30 p.m. ET. The Pentagon announced the last U.S. flight out of Kabul’s airport departed at 3:29…

Pentagon announces last U.S. flight has left Afghanistan

Pentagon announces last U.S. flight has left Afghanistan

General Kenneth F. McKenzie Jr., the commander of U.S. Central Command, announced that the last C-17 military plane has lifted off from Hamid Karzai International Airport in Afghanistan, completing the American withdrawal after nearly 20 years of war. Watch his…

Watch Live: Pentagon holds briefing as Afghanistan withdrawal enters final stages

Watch Live: Pentagon holds briefing as Afghanistan withdrawal enters final stages

Pentagon officials are expected to hold a briefing at 10:30 a.m. ET on Monday as the U.S. military enters the final stages of its withdrawal from Afghanistan to meet President Biden’s August 31 deadline. Rockets were launched toward Kabul’s airport…