| Dec 15, 2014
| 9:23 AM
As defense attorneys for five alleged Sept. 11 plotters began sharing the Senate Intelligence Committee report on CIA torture with their clients in Guantanamo Bay, a U.S. military prosecutor predicted the findings will make the trial more transparent....
| Dec 16, 2014
| 2:56 PM
The first- and second-in-command of a Norfolk-based dock landing ship were relieved of their duties Tuesday after causing more than $2.5 million in damages to their vessel, the Navy said.
Cmdr. Thomas Goudreau and executive officer Cmdr. John Fleming...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 3:09 PM
The recent arrests of two Army recruiters in Osceola County charged with having sex with a 17-year-old girl highlight a nationwide pattern of sexual misconduct by military recruiters.
The recruiters, Christopher Doner, 30, and John Back, 33, started...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 10:34 AM
The Pakistani military said on Thursday its Chief of Army Staff had signed death warrants for six "hard core terrorists" following a deadly Taliban attack on a school that killed 132 children earlier this week.
It was unclear if the men had been accused...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 1:51 PM
The Army has referred its findings on the disappearance of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl to a senior official who will determine whether Bergdahl will face criminal charges, it was announced Monday.
The case is being sent to a general courts-martial convening...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 3:22 PM
A police officer in a small McHenry County town has been indicted on felony charges of lying about his military service in applications to several police departments.
Vicenzo Lamontagna, 30, who is an officer in Johnsburg, allegedly lied on job...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 7:43 PM
As a combat pilot, Air Force Col. Jack Broughton was celebrated for bravery and tactical brilliance during the Korean and Vietnam wars. He received promotions and important assignments and seemed headed to become a general.
But a high-profile court-...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 12:30 PM
In its pursuit of audience-grabbing event programming, NBC is said to be eyeing a live staging of Aaron Sorkin's play "A Few Good Men."
The Peacock is in the early stages of working out an agreement with Sorkin to mount a live telecast of the play that...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 12:04 PM
During World War II Neal Brundage, a medic in the U.S. Navy, was involved in a terrifying incident in the English Channel. He hadn't talked about it for seven decades, but he broke his silence at Windsor's Veteran's Day Observance Ceremony Nov. 11 at Town...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 4:29 PM
America's attitudes toward immigration have always been complicated. Influenced by world events, the U.S. embraces some immigrants and demonizes others, and it can be difficult to understand the logic. Take the story of 70,000 would-be immigrants from...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 2:38 PM
"It's time that Illinois' highest legal official takes an active, hands-on role in cleaning up government. That's what people expect of their leaders and elected officials. And I will not let them down."
— Lisa Madigan, candidate for attorney...