Archive | Pentagon RSS feed for this section

Pentagon Confirms Loss Of Drone Over Northwest Syria

Syria is claiming responsibility for shooting down the drone.

Read More 0 Comments

Service Secretaries, Chiefs Plead With Congress To Dump Sequestration

And just as House Republicans pass their budget, which keeps the federal cuts in place.

Read More 0 Comments

Pentagon: No Airstrikes In Stalled Tikrit Operation

It is unclear how many ISIL fighters remain in the city.

Read More 0 Comments

Pentagon Evaluating Support For Syrian Rebels Against Assad

Should the U.S. defend the rebels? How?

Read More 0 Comments

Pentagon: Carter Sends Condolences After Blackhawk Crash

Seven Marines and four Army National Guard soldiers were aboard the UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter when it crashed on Tuesday night.

Read More 0 Comments

Pentagon: U.S. Deploys 3,000 Training Troops To Eastern Europe

More pressure for President Vladimir Putin to step back from Ukraine.

Read More 0 Comments

Photos: Ashton Carter Gets Sworn In… Again

Carter was officially sworn in last month at the White House.

Read More 0 Comments

Gen. Austin: Coalition Can Defeat ISIL Without U.S. Combat Troops

Austin also said that more than 8,500 ISIL fighters have been killed since Operation Inherent Resolve.

Read More 0 Comments

DoD To Present AUMF, Budget Arguments Before Congress Tuesday

Tuesday is going to be a busy day on the Hill.

Read More 0 Comments

Pentagon Undergoes Active Shooter Exercise

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

Read More 0 Comments

Report: U.S. Troops To Use Chemical Warfare Suits In Iraq

The deployment follows reports that the Islamic State is in possession of chemical weapons and used them on multiple occasions

Friday, September 4

● Five circuit judges file dissent in birth control case

● Boys in the locker room: Less smoke, more chew

● Women in the combat zone

● Subsidies never die

● Inventive delay tactic frustrates FOIA lawsuit

● You don’t have to call me a “millennial”

Iran’s Supreme Leader Pushes Parliamentary Vote On Nuclear Deal

“Parliament should not be sidelined on the nuclear deal issue,” Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said in live remarks on state television, Reuters reports.

Stephen King And Sally Field To Be Honored At White House

The two are recipients of the 2014 National Medal of Arts.

The Word in 2:00 – September 3, 2015

The World in 2:00

China touts its peaceful aims while debuting state-of-the-art weapons at a WW2 parade and a new UN report warns Gaza could be uninhabitable by 2020.

Clinton Should Acknowledge Email Mistake

Former Sec. of State Hillary Clinton addresses press over email controversy March 10, 2015. Photo/Luke Vargas TRNS

It’s time for Clinton to get ahead of the scandal.