106.7 The Fan All News 99.1 WNEW CBS Sports Radio 1580

Department of Defense

(Photo Credit: NASA/Getty Images)

Defense Department Awards Lockheed Martin $914M Space Fence Contract

The Space Fence is the U.S. Air Force’s next generation space surveillance system currently being developed by Lockheed Martin.

06/08/2014

One year after President Obama vowed to create greater transparency and guidelines for drone strikes, a new bipartisan report from senior military and intelligence officials warns the “secret war” of lethal drone strikes risks putting the U.S. on a “slippery slope” toward perpetual war. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

US Cites ‘Grave Harm To National Security,’ Urges Less Public Info On Drone Strikes

The U.S. government wants to give the public less information about its legal justification for using drones to kill Americans suspected of terrorism overseas.

06/06/2014

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Hagel To Speak At Naval Academy Graduation

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is the scheduled graduation speaker for the U.S. Naval Academy.

05/13/2014

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said in an interview broadcast Friday that the focus of an investigation into alleged delayed treatments and deaths in the Veterans Administration's health care system should be to "fix the problem" rather than fire VA Secretary Eric Shinseki.  (Credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Soldier Sues Army For $100 Million Over Tattoo Rules

It’s been a busy week for the Department of Defense with calls for a review of new military regulations concerning appearance that one soldier is even suing over.

05/02/2014

File photo of Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel. (Credit: Rod Lamkey/Getty Images)

Pentagon Reviews Will Focus On Military Medals

The Pentagon has launched three separate reviews on how military medals are awarded, in the face of broad criticism over the inability to recognize heroism in incidents such as the Fort Hood shootings and aborted plans to create a new award for drone pilots.

03/20/2014

File photo of a drill sergeant addressing recruits. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Documents Reveal Chaotic Military Sex-Abuse Record

At U.S. military bases in Japan, most service members found culpable in sex crimes in recent years did not go to prison, according to internal Department of Defense documents. Instead, in a review of hundreds of cases filed in America’s largest overseas military installation, offenders were fined, demoted, restricted to their bases or removed from the military.

02/09/2014

The future of military warfare will be decided by specialized robots, guided munitions and fleets of 3D-printed, remote-controlled drones in the not-too-distant future, according to a report from national security think-tank, the Center for a New American Security. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Study: Fleets Of Unmanned, 3D-Printed Drones The Future Of Warfare

The future of military warfare will be decided by specialized robots, guided munitions and fleets of 3D-printed, remote-controlled drones in the not-too-distant future, according to a report from national security think-tank, the Center for a New American Security.

01/29/2014

(Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Pentagon Honors Fort Detrick Vaccine Researcher

The Pentagon is honoring a scientist at Fort Detrick in Frederick with its top award for career civilian employees.

11/18/2013

The U.S. Government Accountability Office has identified a series of duplicated tech investments totaling nearly $321 million in possibly wasted spending from three federal agencies. (Getty images)

Study: $321M In Wasted Tech Spending

The U.S. Government Accountability Office has identified a series of duplicated tech investments totaling nearly $321 million in possibly wasted spending from three federal agencies.

09/15/2013

george_bannar

DOD: Va. Soldier Killed in Afghanistan

The Pentagon says a 37-year-old soldier from Virginia has been killed in an enemy attack in Afghanistan.

08/21/2013

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,548 other followers