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Headlines – October 30, 2019

News What’s in the emergency defense policy bill?- With political gridlock stalling negotiations over the annual defense authorization bill, the chairman of the Senate Armed Services...

News Briefs – October 30, 2019

Wounded dog back on job after tracking Islamic State leader A military working dog that was wounded while tracking down the head of the Islamic...

Senators grill Boeing CEO over plane involved in 2 crashes

Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg faced tough questioning from senators Oct. 29 about two crashes of 737 Max jets and whether the company concealed information...

Headlines – October 28, 2019

News U.S. sends forces to protect Syrian oil fields- The U.S. military sent fresh forces on Nov. 26 to secure oil fields in eastern Syria, two...

News Briefs – October 28, 2019

Pentagon hands Microsoft $10B 'war cloud' deal, snubs Amazon The Pentagon has awarded Microsoft a $10 billion cloud computing contract called JEDI. The contentious bidding process...

California Rep. Katie Hill resigns amid ethics probe

Freshman Rep. Katie Hill, a rising Democratic star in the House, announced her resignation Oct. 28 amid an ethics probe, saying explicit private photos...

U.S. forces kill ISIS founder, leader Baghdadi in Syria

U.S. forces killed ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in a raid in Northwestern Syria last night, President Donald J. Trump announced Oct. 27, 2019. The...

Headlines – October 26, 2019

News Trump lifts Turkey sanctions, declares victory for American troops after new cease-fire agreement in Syria- President Donald Trump on Oct. 23 announced a permanent cease-fire...

News Briefs – October 26, 2019

Russian forces deploy at Syrian border under new accord Russian military police began patrols on part of the Syrian border Oct. 23, quickly moving to...

Headlines – October 23, 2019

News Esper says troops in Syria will 'temporarily' go to Iraq before returning to U.S.- Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Oct. 22 that American troops ordered...