Last Build Date: Wed, 19 Oct 2016 14:04:05 -0400
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 14:04:05 -0400A new analysis shows how Clinton and Trump might reshape the direction of Homeland Security.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 09:48:53 -0400The leader of U.S. Southern Command hopes helpful actions speak louder than Moscow’s words.Joint Task Force Matthew delivered over 10,000 pounds of supplies on their first day of relief operations.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 16:00:25 -0400The U.S. Navy’s newest destroyer is automated to an unprecedented degree. Should the crew be allowed to harness it with code?The future Zumwalt-class guided-missile destroyer USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000) is pierside at Canton Port Services in preparation for its upcoming commissioning on Oct. 15, 2016.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:41:43 -0400The U-2 shows how old technologies die hard.A U-2 Dragon Lady piloted by Maj. J.J., 1st Reconnaissance Squadron student pilot, prepares to land Aug. 31, 2016, at Beale Air Force Base in California.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 12:15:55 -0400Prosecutors say the trio targeted an apartment complex housing immigrants and a mosque for a post-election attack.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 10:28:10 -0400Because of its location, America can choose whether it wants to be a gatekeeper or a global policeman.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 16:32:47 -0400But Russia’s inflatable decoys just might tie up scarce U.S. resources long enough to make a difference.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 09:48:59 -0400Despite Republican appeals for a wall between the U.S. and Mexico, America is investing in more secure, welcoming facilities along its borders.Mariposa Port of Entry is shown in 2011
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 09:42:17 -0400From mast-mounted radar to drone-jamming guns, the U.S. military’s anti-IED office is rushing to keep up.The DroneDefender from Battelle can interrupt a drone's control link at 400 meters.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 11:01:43 -0400Officials deny linking the military and commercial deals, but insiders say otherwise.An F-15E Strike Eagle takes off from Los Llanos Air Base, Spain.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 16:00:00 -0400Politicians are still debating whether climate change is real, but military planners call it a serious threat. A retired rear admiral explains how climate change affects U.S. national security.The guided missile destroyer USS Barry deploys to sea from Naval Station Norfolk ahead of Hurricane Sandy in 2012.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 09:50:02 -0400Pakistan wants President Obama’s help in the Kashmir conflict with India, Pakistan’s senate defense chairman will tell the National Security Council on Friday.An Indian paramilitary soldier runs for cover amid tear gas smoke as Kashmiri protesters throw stones and bricks at him during a protest in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir on Friday.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 09:45:47 -0400The service could start buying palm-sized UAVs to complement its Pumas and Ravens as soon as 2018, according to one official.The U.S. Army has two rucksack-portable drones, including the hand-launched Puma shown here. The service is looking to procure a smaller, shorter range UAV as soon as next year.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 17:17:15 -0400U.S. intelligence officials said they are “confident” only senior Moscow officials could have authorized it.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 15:32:27 -0400The Philippines’ decision to call off coordinated military exercises with the U.S. marks a significant shift in the long-time allies’ relationship. Marine Corps Capt. Kevin Jones, a San Antonio native, explains Marine Corps infantry tactics to members of the Philippine Marine Corps
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 10:10:00 -0400Eight people, including six soldiers, have been charged with conspiring to steal and sell sensitive military equipment on the website.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 09:43:02 -0400The tests in the Nevada desert come as tensions rise with Russia and the Pentagon seeks to replace its aging nuclear arsenal.A B-2 bomber releasing a B61-11 JTA in a previous legacy flight test.
Thu, 06 Oct 2016 13:21:10 -0400Onetime Ash Carter aide Ronald Lewis initially denied “conduct unbecoming an officer and a gentleman.”
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 13:45:25 -0400Presidential memo adds new reporting requirements and rewards aimed at enhancing problem-solving.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 11:00:17 -0400Leaders say warfare in the coming decades will be fundamentally different from the past 25 years.Soldiers conduct patrols during a Situational Training Exercise (STX) as part of the Basic Leaders Training Course in Vermont in August.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 10:54:26 -0400A special budget account is being used to boost weapons production ahead of allies' formal orders.Staff Sgt. Stefano Cothran, a 2nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron weapons load team member, secures a GBU-38 Joint Direct Attack Munition to a pylon during the 2014 Global Strike Challenge on Barksdale Air Force Base, La. in 2014.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 10:44:45 -0400Last year the military spending of nearly $600 billion accounted for 36% of the world share.
Tue, 04 Oct 2016 16:57:19 -0400Several dozen were recovered in first year since Obama clarified policies, counterterrorism agency’s report notes.Coordination was largely effective in the first year of President Obama’s enunciated policies on hostage recovery activities.
Tue, 04 Oct 2016 09:47:34 -0400The U.S. said Russia has failed to live up to its agreement to allow aid workers into Aleppo.Children peer from a partially destroyed home in Aleppo, Syria in February.
Mon, 03 Oct 2016 10:21:49 -0400Foes are increasing their reach in unexpected ways, while budget whiplash is needlessly draining the force of time and resources.Staff Sgt. Shawn Kruse waits for a helicopter in Jaghori, Afghanistan, in 2009.