Posted: 10/31/2013 - CIA contractors who responded to terror attack in Libya will tell their story to Congress in November. The men, described as former soldiers sailors and Marines, were among those who responded when the U.S. compound was attacked, sources say.
Posted: 10/30/2013 - In 317 reported drone strikes carried out in the country since 2008, 2,160 terrorists and 67 civilians have been killed, according to a report from the Pakistani Defense Ministry.
Posted: 10/30/2013 - The NSA's chief rejected a Washington Post report that the agency secretly broke into Google and Yahoo communications links. NSA director Gen. Keith Alexander denies the report, saying Google and Yahoo "work with us."
Posted: 10/29/2013 - Trying to determine the intentions of foreign leaders is a given, James Clapper said.. "This is not unique to the United States," a committee chair reports.
Posted: 10/29/2013 - The USS Zumwalt, the first of the DDG-1000 class of destroyers, is longer, faster and carries state-of-the-art weapons that will allow it to destroy targets at more than 60 miles, according to the Navy.
Posted: 10/29/2013 - U.S. special operations forces were ready, if ordered, to enter Benghazi and capture Ahmed Abu Khattalah, a leading figure in the Ansar Al-Sharia militia. But the mission never materialized.
Posted: 10/29/2013 - Two Kansas National Guard soldiers who died in a suicide bombing in Iraq are being honored by the Defense Intelligence Agency in Washington.
Posted: 10/28/2013 - As terrorism increasingly becomes a tactic of warfare, the number of attacks and fatalities soared to a record high in 2012, according to a new report obtained exclusively by CNN.
Posted: 10/28/2013 - The 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, or the “Dragon” brigade, is hosting the 1st Inf. Div. Expert Field Medical Badge Competition.
Posted: 10/25/2013 - U.S. diplomats have been summoned to European and Latin American capitals for scoldings as President Obama orders review of surveillance.. intelligence officials say friends snooping on friends is part of the game.
Posted: 10/23/2013 - Two are disciplined for leaving silo blast doors open. The disclosure follows the recent firing of a two-star general. But the Air Force says security was not compromised.
Posted: 10/15/2013 - Abu Anas al Libi was a member of al Qaeda, U.S. officials say. Authorities say al Libi played a role in bombings at American embassies in 1998, in Kenya and Tanzania.
Posted: 10/15/2013 - Four years after a brutal battle in Afghanistan in which he was "outnumbered, outgunned, and taking casualties," former U.S. Army Captain William Swenson will become the sixth living recipient of the Medal of Honor at a ceremony Tuesday afternoon at the White House.
Posted: 10/11/2013 - Latif Mehsud, a leader of the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan, or TTP, was captured by U.S. forces in a military operation, Marie Harf, deputy spokeswoman for the U.S. State Department, said in Washington.
Posted: 10/09/2013 - The Obama administration decision is a dramatic shift toward a major Arab ally. The United States is not calling the ouster of Egypt's president in July a coup, but the move responds to the military crackdown and involves hundreds of millions of aid dollars.
Posted: 10/09/2013 - White House officials were warned about the benefit issue, an official says. But the Defense Department makes a deal with Fisher House Foundation to pay benefits.
Posted: 10/08/2013 - The Pakistani Taliban would again target 16-year-old Malala Yousafzai, an advocate of education for girls who survived an assassination attempt last year, a spokesman for the militant group told CNN on Monday.
Posted: 10/08/2013 - A Kansas Senator calls on the Department of Defense to restore death benefits to militar families.