Although the Army will fall short of its recruitment goal, retention rates have increased from 81 to 86 percent.
The Air Force would not comment on the report, and referred all questions to the White House.
Navy officials declined to discuss the Truman's planned operations or when the strike group would move to the Persian Gulf.
The top military leaders of the Navy and Marine Corps said they have seen no discipline problems with transgender troops.
Officials announced the F/A-18C Hornet's recently completed deployment aboard the USS Carl Vinson was its last.
Gen. Robert Neller told a Senate panel that the Corps has enacted a series of reforms to reign in the culture of harassment.
Brig. Gen. Kenneth “Ed” Brandt is dropping his bid to challenge Democratic incumbent Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester.
Naples Mayor Luigi de Magistris says the submarine violated a 2015 decree establishing a denuclearized zone in city limits.
The U.S. Army's Criminal Investigation Command is investigating the killing of a soldier at Fort Polk in Louisiana.