By Bloomberg News | 02/27/14 08:47 AM
The Justice Department has asked a federal court for permission to indefinitely preserve phone records collected by the National Security Agency as it fights lawsuits challenging a secret U.S. surveillance program.
By Pauline Jelinek | 02/27/14 08:37 AM
The Army removed 588 soldiers from sensitive jobs such as sexual assault counselors and recruiters after finding they had committed infractions such as sexual assault, child abuse and drunken driving, officials said Wednesday.
By Associated Press | 02/27/14 08:33 AM
A Los Angeles International Airport police dispatcher who received a call seconds after a gunman opened fire last year didn't know where to send officers because no one was on the line and the airport communications system didn't identify that the call was coming from a security checkpoint...
02/26/14 08:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Army removed 588 soldiers from sensitive jobs such as sexual assault counselors and recruiters after finding they had committed infractions such as sexual assault, child abuse and drunken driving, officials said Wednesday. The move resulted from orders by Defense...
02/26/14 06:15 PM
BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan (AP) — Depicting a grim future for Afghanistan without U.S. help, the top U.S. military officer said Wednesday that Afghanistan's refusal to sign a security agreement with the United States may make the fight more difficult this year, embolden the enemy and prompt...
02/26/14 04:46 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Brooklyn man in prison for terrorism may have a new opportunity to challenge his conviction because the government only recently told him how it obtained evidence it intended to use against him. It was through one of the National Security Agency's secret surveillance...
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/26/14 02:56 PM
The White House on Wednesday urged Russia to respect Ukraine's sovereignty and end “provocative rhetoric and actions” amid reports Moscow is ordering military exercises near the two countries' border. “We urge outside actors in the region to respect Ukraine’s sovereignty and...
By Associated Press | 02/26/14 09:09 AM
FORT STEWART, Ga. — Standing just over 5 feet, Army Spc. Karen Arvizu is barely a foot taller than the anti-tank missile she carries in both arms and loads into an armored vehicle. She stands on her tip-toes to wrestle open the 300-pound top hatch. "I have to step on the seat to get the...
By Charles Hoskinson | 02/26/14 08:54 AM
It's best not to try to play "I'm smarter than the rest of the media" when you're not.
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...
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