The top U.S. military officer says the Pentagon has developed several options for the size of the post-2014 force in Afghanistan, ranging from zero to 10,000 troops. But he says that with every day that goes by some of the options become less likely.
General Atomics Avenger has a longer range and bigger payload to operate in remote regions.
Former VP Cheney says proposed Pentagon cuts would leave American military might dangerously compromised.
The White House says President Barack Obama will propose a 1 percent pay raise next year for federal workers.
Researchers close to developing pizza that can remain good to eat after 3 years without freezing.
The Navy is investigating cheating allegations against about one-fifth of its trainers at a school for naval nuclear power reactor operators.
Dozens more Air Force officers have been implicated in a cheating scandal on nuclear missile proficiency tests.
Karzai vows not to enter into any agreement that allows U.S. forces to stay in Afghanistan past the end of this year.
In order to protect the nation’s capital from potential off-shore cruise missile attacks, the Pentagon will be testing blimps as a means of detection.
With public trust and safety at stake, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel ordered immediate actions Thursday to define the depth of trouble inside the nation’s nuclear force, which has been rocked by disclosures about security lapses, poor discipline, weak morale and other problems that raise questions about nuclear security.