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  • Judge accepts terms of Manning's proposed plea

    Judge accepts terms of Manning's proposed plea
    A military judge on Thursday accepted the terms under which an Army private would plead guilty to seven charges for sending classified documents to WikiLeaks. Col. Denise Lind ruled during the third day of a pretrial hearing at Fort Meade for Pfc....
  • After attack on U.S. drone, Iran commander backs right to defend territory

    After attack on U.S. drone, Iran commander backs right to defend territory
    Iran defended its right to "confront" incursions into its territory after the Pentagon said two Iranian jets fired on an unmanned U.S. Air Force drone last week. "The armed forces will respond decisively to any act of transgression," Maj. Gen. Seyed...
  • Iranian jets fire on U.S. drone, CNN reports

    Two Iranian Su-25 fighter jets fired on an unarmed U.S. Air Force Predator drone in the Persian Gulf last week, CNN has learned. The incident raises fresh concerns within the Obama administration about Iranian military aggression in crucial Gulf oil...
  • Iran Says it Took 'Decisive' Action Against U.S. Drone

    Iran Says it Took 'Decisive' Action Against U.S. Drone
    WASHINGTION -- Iran said it took "decisive" action after a U.S. drone entered Iranian airspace in the Persian Gulf last week, a commander said. "Iran will use all its capabilities, including the relevant international agencies, to follow up on this case,...
  • Thursday, November 15, 2012

    5:30 - 9 a.m.  Jonathon Brandmeier 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.  Mike McConnell  11:05 a.m.  On this week’s Sandwich Generation segment, Mike McConnell finds out where you can go if your mother is driving you nuts! 12 - 3 p.m.  John Williams 1:05 p.m.  We...
  • Navy SEALs Busted for Giving Secrets to Video Game Maker

    Navy SEALs Busted for Giving Secrets to Video Game Maker
    WASHINGTON -- Seven U.S. Navy SEALs have been reprimanded for giving up classified information connected to their tradecraft so a video game could seem more realistic, according to a navy official. The seven were charged with the unauthorized showing...
  • Navy SEALs busted for giving secrets to make video game more real

    Navy SEALs busted for giving secrets to make video game more real
    Seven U.S. Navy SEALs have been reprimanded for giving up classified information connected to their work so a video game could seem more realistic, according to a Navy official. The seven were charged with the unauthorized showing of their official...
  • Petraeus Testifies Libya Attack was Al Qaeda Terrorism

    Petraeus Testifies Libya Attack was Al Qaeda Terrorism
    WASHINGTON -- Former CIA Director David Petraeus testified on Capitol Hill on Friday that the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, was an act of terrorism committed by al Qaeda-linked militants. That's according to U.S. Rep. Peter King of New...
  • Another top general under investigation amid Petraeus probe

    Another top general under investigation amid Petraeus probe
    The spiraling scandal that took down former CIA Director David Petraeus has apparently ensnared another powerful general, as authorities announced that Gen. John Allen is under investigation for allegedly sending inappropriate messages to Jill Kelley, a...
  • General Allen was leader at Naval Academy

    General Allen was leader at Naval Academy
    When Marine Corps Gen. John R. Allen overheard a platoon of first-year midshipmen at the Naval Academy shout "kill" during training one summer day a decade ago, he ordered the word expunged from their vocabulary. The then-commandant explained that...
  • Hunting for savings in military spending

    A pair of reports critical of military spending — on items as diverse as health care and dried meat — are part of the latest round of scrutiny of the Defense Department's budget as the fiscal cliff approaches. The nonpartisan Congressional...