By Susan Ferrechio | 02/26/14 05:14 AM
Republican lawmakers say they intend to use their legislative powers to try to block Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel's plan to significantly shrink the size and power of the military.
02/25/14 05:46 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a blunt warning to Afghan President Hamid Karzai, President Barack Obama threatened on Tuesday to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by the end of this year if a crucial security pact isn't signed — and he ordered the Pentagon to accelerate planning for just that...
By Sean Lengell | 02/25/14 04:00 PM
U.S. Soccer officials on Tuesday called off next month's U.S. men's national team match in Ukraine after political violence rocked the country this month. The "friendly" match against the Ukrainian national team, scheduled for March 5, is expected to be moved to Cyprus.
By Charlie Spiering | 02/25/14 02:19 PM
Republican senators were eager Tuesday to signal their disapproval with the military cuts proposed by President Obama and Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel on Monday. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., said the Army was being unfairly targeted for cuts. "As a Navy man, I do," he said to reporters,...
02/25/14 02:00 PM
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A push to establish limits in Utah on law enforcement's use of unmanned aerial systems is closer to becoming reality after a Senate panel unanimously approved some restrictions on drones Tuesday. The Senate Government Operations and Political Subdivisions Committee voted...
By Bloomberg News | 02/25/14 01:17 PM
U.S. National Security Agency snooping on email traffic and phone records has prompted a cottage industry in products meant to keep spies out of their customers' business. Among the companies promoting devices at this year's RSA technology-security conference in San Francisco, which attracts...
By Lolita Baldor | 02/25/14 08:51 AM
Preliminary results from a survey of the Army's nearly 170,000 women show that only a small fraction of them would like to move into one of the newly opening combat jobs. Those who do want to make the move say they want a job that takes them right into the heart of battle.
By Bradley Klapper | 02/25/14 08:47 AM
The Obama administration's push for a smaller, nimbler military must now face the scrutiny of a Congress that has spent years battling the Pentagon's vision for a new security strategy.
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/24/14 03:09 PM
The White House on Monday heralded Mexico's arrest of a top drug cartel leader as a “significant achievement” and said talks over his possible extradition to the U.S. would have to be negotiated by the two countries.
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/24/14 02:27 PM
The White House on Monday dismissed criticism of its foreign policy toward Russia, insisting that the administration had been “clear-eyed” in its relations with Moscow.
By Associated Press | 02/24/14 10:40 AM
A U.S. government official and a senior federal law enforcement official say cellphone intercepts and the arrests of a courier and top aide to Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman led to his arrest early Saturday.
By Associated Press | 02/24/14 10:30 AM
A senior White House official says the U.S. remains focused on finding those responsible for the Sept. 11, 2012, attack on U.S. diplomatic facilities in Benghazi, Libya, that killed Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other Americans.
By Associated Press | 02/24/14 10:07 AM
Retired Sgt. 1st Class Melvin Morris, who now lives in Cocoa, Fla., told the Tulsa World President Obama called him Friday to say he was being honored for his actions in Vietnam in September 1969.
By Chris Stirewalt | 02/24/14 09:46 AM
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By James Jay Carafano | 02/24/14 08:47 AM
It's no surprise that the military wants to take social networking to the Long War. Digital media tools have been transforming almost everything from how we pray to how we buy. It was only a matter to time before Twitter was brought to bear on matters of war and peace.
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