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A retired Air Force officer living in North Carolina is admitting he took kickbacks for inside information on contracts for a classified Air Force project and took home documents that could damage national security.
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The Israeli military's "pinpoint strikes" on houses in Gaza have killed whole families and children but few of the wanted men they are meant to target because they have long made themselves scarce, Palestinian residents say.
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Gen. Darren McDew, Air Mobility Command commander, is greeted by airmen from the 628th Force Support Squadron as he enters the Gaylor Dining Facility at Joint Base Charleston.
The U.S. Navy on Friday maintained a grounding order for F-35 B-model and C-model fighter jets built by Lockheed Martin Corp, saying it was still not clear what caused a massive engine failure on an Air Force F-35 jet on June 23. "At this time, I do not have sufficient information to return the F-35B and F-35C fleet to flight," Vice Admiral David ... (more)
Is anyone else disgusted by the propaganda trick of trying to get Americans to sympathize with Israel's massive attack on the civilian habitations of Gaza by saying "if the US was subjected to rocket fire by X [usually Mexicans], what would it do?" This hope that Americans are racists and that their racism can be incited against the Palestinians is ... (more)
A fully developed waterspout formed just east of Patrick Air Force Base on Thursday night, according to the National Weather Service in Melbourne.
Hundreds of people turned out to pay their respects to a central Indiana man killed when a military transport airplane crashed into an Alaska mountain in 1952.
"It was insane," said a smiling and exhausted Tower backstage recently at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, where he happily offers visitors chilled bubbly and cigars.
The unit is making a transition from Eglin Air Force Base in Florida, where it was activated in April 2010 to prepare infrastructure improvements and training needed for the advanced jet program.
A U.S. military judge removed himself Thursday from the death penalty trial at Guantanamo Bay for the prisoner accused of orchestrating the deadly attack on the USS Cole.
Today is Thursday, July 10, the 191st day of 2014. There are 174 days left in the year.
The head of the Royal Air Force has delivered a stark critique of politicians for lacking decisiveness and "making it up as they go along".
US President Barack Obama and Senator Mark Udall play golf on the first hole at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland, on May 6, 2013.
Scott Air Force Base in southwestern Illinois is among six finalist sites for a relocation-minded secret government agency that helped coordinate the hunt for Osama bin Laden.
The four-star Air Force general in charge of cargo, personnel, refueling and medical evacuation flights for U.S. forces around the globe is scheduled to visit Joint Base Charleston.
Speaking at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, Hagel said more attention must be paid to the nuclear forces as key to national security.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 02:02 pm
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