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Pentagon Undergoes Active Shooter Exercise

The exercise took place at a DoD installation in Arlington, Va.

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Pentagon Accepts VA Secretary Misstatements Over Service History

VA Secretary Robert McDonald has made two recent misstatements in front of the cameras.

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Ashton Carter Wraps Up Anti-ISIL Summit In Kuwait

How do you think he’ll advise the president?

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DoD: U.S. Troop Withdrawal From Afghanistan Being Reconsidered

Speaking to Afghan military leaders Saturday, newly appointed Pentagon leader, Ashton Carter, said the White House is reconsidering troop drawdown from Afghanistan

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McCain: CENTCOM’s Revelations On Mosul Mission “Unbelievable”

“Now we tell the enemy when, where & with what forces we will attack them – unbelievable,” tweeted Sen. John McCain (R-AZ), chair of the Senate Armed Services Committee.

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Defense: Ashton Carter Starts Work With Pentagon Pep Talk

The 60-year-old Carter looked energized.

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CENTCOM: 25,000 Iraqi Fighters To Take Mosul From 1-2,000 ISIL Fighters This Spring

It was the first time such details have been released.

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Surprise: Kirby Out As Defense Department Spokesman

The position will likely be filled by a civilian.

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Ashton Carter Sworn In As Secretary Of Defense

There’s a new Defense chief in town.

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Pentagon Recommends Two-Factor Verification With Social Media Accounts

Numerous Twitter accounts over the last several weeks have been hacked by the so-called Cyber Caliphate.

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Monday, March 2

● Foreign ownership of U.S. securities

● Bank fined for facilitating corrupt judges

● SEC charges Portuguese Ponzi schemers

● U.S. fires student debt collectors

● Slams, crams and phone company scams

● Record bust at the border


Monday at the Supreme Court

The Supreme Court building, Washington, D.C. (Photo by James Cullum)

On Monday, the Supreme Court will hear a case involving congressional redistricting and a case about teachers’ reports of child abuse

Rand Paul Wins CPAC Straw Poll

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) speaks at te Conservative Political Action Conference 2015, National Harbor, Feb. 27, 2015. (Photo by James Cullum)

Jeb Bush got fifth place.

Photos: Bush, Paul, Santorum at CPAC 2015

Oh, and how could we forget Donald Trump? He was there, too.

Eleventh Hour: House Extends DHS Funding For Seven Days

The Senate earlier passed the seven-day extension bill, giving House Republicans a pass on a possible DHS shutdown

U.S. And Cuba Hold Embassy Establishment Talks

The U.S. delegation hopes that talks of an Embassy in Havana could be finalized by April, when the Summit of Americas is scheduled to convene