Report: Troops Who Sought Airstrike Thought Taliban Had Hospital
The Green Berets who requested the airstrike were aware it was a functioning hospital but believed it was under Taliban contr...
Senate Under Pressure after House Votes to End NSA Program
After the House's vote to end the NSA's bulk collection of Americans' phone records, the Senate is under considerable pressur...
Inside Washington: Profiting From Failure
The Army's troubled $5 billion intelligence fusion network has been a source of lucrative contracts to companies whose employ...
Under Clinton, State's Cybersecurity Suffered
The State Department was among the worst agencies in the federal government at protecting its computer networks while Hillary...
New Push to Give Pentagon the Lead on Drone Strikes
President Barack Obama announced two years ago that he wanted the armed forces to be in charge of killing militants abroad.
Civilian Casualty Standard Eased in Iraq, Syria
President Barack Obama announced in May 2013 that no lethal strike against a terrorist would be authorized without "near-cert...
US Analysts Knew Afghan Site Was Hospital
Days before the Oct. 3 U.S. air attack on a hospital in Afghanistan, American special operations analysts were gathering inte...
Former CIA Leader Defends Drone Strikes, Torture
President Barack Obama ordered a barrage of CIA drone strikes in Yemen in 2013 that killed the al-Qaida operatives.
ISIL's War Chest Is Growing Daily
Islamic State militants, who once relied on wealthy Persian Gulf donors for money, have become a self-sustaining financial ju...
CIA, Special Operations Cooperate to Kill Extremists in Syria, Iraq
With no regular American presence in the war theater, the U.S. has struggled to answer basic intelligence questions about the...
Senate Creating Secret Encyclopedia of US Spy Programs
Trying to get a handle on hundreds of closely held surveillance programs, a Senate committee is compiling an encyclopedia of...
CIA Director Reverses Himself on Senate Spying
For months, CIA Director John Brennan stood firm in his insistence that the CIA had little to be ashamed of after searching t...
Millions More Government Fingerprints Deemed Stolen
The number of people applying for or receiving security clearances whose fingerprint images were stolen is now believed to be...
CIA Director Announces Sweeping Reorganization of Spy Agency
Director John Brennan has ordered a sweeping reorganization of the CIA.
Some in 'Torture' Report Denied Chance to Read It
CIA officials named in a classified report on agency interrogation practices were notified that they would be able to review...
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Air Force News
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The alleged crimes happened in 2017 and 2018 in Colorado Springs.
Air Force's Space 'Think Tank' Studies Future of Conflict Beyond Earth
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The two planes collided in mid-air Monday, killing six people, the Coast Guard said.
Team Heads to Alaska to Probe Sightseeing Planes Collision
Four people were killed after the floatplanes carrying cruise ship tourists collided near Ketchikan, the Coast Guard said.