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News Briefs – February 19, 2016

Alabama Army contractor gets prison for taking kickbacks An Alabama man once employed by an Army contractor has been sentenced to two years in federal...

NASA scientists, engineers receive presidential early career awards

President Obama Feb. 18 named six NASA researchers as recipients of the 2016 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE). These recipients, and...

Headlines – February 17, 2016

News U.S. sends F-22s to South Korea as tension mounts with North Korea - Four U.S. F-22 stealth fighters flew over South Korea Feb. 17 in...

News Briefs – February 17, 2016

Iranian defense minister in Moscow to boost military ties The Iranian defense minister is visiting Moscow for talks about closer military cooperation. Gen. Hossein Dehghan...

GAO denies Boeing/Lockheed bomber protest

On Feb. 16, the Government Accountability Office denied the Boeing/Lockheed Martin protest of the $80 billion contract awarded to Northrop Grumman to build the...

Headlines – February 15, 2016

News Senator McCain says could subpoena U.S. sailors held by Iran - U.S. Republican Senator John McCain said Feb. 14 he would subpoena 10 U.S. sailors...

News Briefs – February 15, 2016

Saudi Arabia, allies gather for major military exercises Saudi Arabia says troops from 20 countries are gathering in the oil-rich nation for large-scale military exercises. The...

Russian PM: West is rekindling the Cold War with NATO moves

MUNICH, Germany--Russia's prime minister accused NATO Feb. 13 of restarting the Cold War amid increased military maneuvers and troop deployments to countries neighboring Russia,...

Headlines – February 12, 2016

News Lawmakers move to abolish draft - As Congress begins debate on whether to force women to register for the draft, a bipartisan group of House...

News Briefs – February 12, 2016

New leadership for Air Force Acquisitions, Logistics On Feb. 11, Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James announced that Darlene Costello, a senior acquisition...