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File photo of U.S. soldiers. (Photo by SHAH MARAI/AFP/Getty Images)

Post-2014 US Military Force In Afghanistan Will Range From 0 To 10,000

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.

03/05/2014

General Atomics Avenger has a longer range and bigger payload to operate in remote regions. (Photo credit: General Atomics Aeronautical)

Report: New Military Drone Ready For Duty In Afghanistan

General Atomics Avenger has a longer range and bigger payload to operate in remote regions.

02/26/2014

Cheney says proposed Pentagon cuts would leave American military might dangerously compromised. (Getty Images)

Cheney Blasts Proposed Military Cuts

Former VP Cheney says proposed Pentagon cuts would leave American military might dangerously compromised.

02/25/2014

President Barack Obama (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama to Propose 1 Percent Federal Worker Pay Hike

The White House says President Barack Obama will propose a 1 percent pay raise next year for federal workers.

02/24/2014

The Army says pizza is always the number one choice when soldiers are asked what they would like added to their field rations. (Getty Images)

Military Nears Holy Grail: Pizza That Lasts Years

Researchers close to developing pizza that can remain good to eat after 3 years without freezing.

02/14/2014

The Navy cheating scandal involves the instructors who train sailors to operate nuclear powered submarines and aircraft carriers. (Getty Images)

Exam Cheating Scandal Hits Navy Nuclear Force

The Navy is investigating cheating allegations against about one-fifth of its trainers at a school for naval nuclear power reactor operators.

02/05/2014

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is scheduled to hold a meeting with top nuclear weapons officials. (Getty Images)

Expansion Of Cheating Probe Adds To Nuke Burden

Dozens more Air Force officers have been implicated in a cheating scandal on nuclear missile proficiency tests.

01/29/2014

Afghan President Hamid Karzai pledges he will not agree to allow U.S. troops to remain in the country past the end of this year. ( JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images)

Afghan President Rejects Pressure Over U.S. Deal

Karzai vows not to enter into any agreement that allows U.S. forces to stay in Afghanistan past the end of this year.

01/25/2014

File photo of a blimp. (Photo by Andrew Geraci/U.S. Navy via Getty Images)

Pentagon To Test Blimps In Attempt To Defend Against Offshore Cruise Missiles

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.

01/24/2014

File photo of Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel.  (credit: Jacquelyn Martin - Pool/Getty Images)

Hagel Ordering Full Review Of Nuclear Force

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.

01/23/2014

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