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1 hr ago | Power Line
The Government Accounting Office has concluded that the Obama Defense Department violated section 8111 of the Department of Defense Appropriations Act when it transferred five detainees at Guantanamo Bay to Qatar without providing at least 30 days notice to certain congressional committees.
5 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes
The Department of Defense broke the law when it traded Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl for five Taliban prisoners in May, the Government Accountability Office said in a legal opinion issued Thursday.
JOURNALIST James Foley's executioner had an unmistakable British accent. The Brit turned terrorist is part of a gang dubbed 'The Beatles' by their hostages.
The bill bans any form of sterilization in a correctional facility for the purposes of birth control unless there is a medical necessity and there is no other alternate procedure available.
In the latest installment a new four-part series pulling back the curtain on Guantanamo Bay, a video crew from Vice News found that even the most seemingly mundane lines of inquiry are not welcome at the secretive facility.
When President Barack Obama recently authorised a military air campaign against the Islamic State in Iraq, some form of retaliation was inevitable.
Taliban 'captive' Bowe Bergdahl plans to leave the Army and head to college if he is cleared of desertion charges by inquiry Sgt Bowe Bergdahl, the US soldier who spent five years in Taliban captivity, plans to leave the Army and go to college if he is cleared of desertion by an inquiry.
The Islamic State militant group claimed Tuesday to have beheaded an American photojournalist in retaliation for U.S. airstrikes in Iraq.
UK intel officials enter Guardian offices, destroy hard drives with Snowden docs: The Guardian's editor-in-chief, Alan Rusbridger, explains that he is now forced to work on stories about the US National Security Administration from New York City, because UK intelligence officials went into the Guardian's headquarters and destroyed hard drives that ... (more)
The Ice Bucket Challenge has gone viral lately on Facebook and Instagram, raising awareness for Lou Gehrig's disease as people either dump a bucket of ice water on their head or donate $100 to the ALS Association.
An Army general investigating the circumstances leading to the capture of former U.S. prisoner of war Bowe Bergdahl by the Taliban will need several more weeks to complete a final report, a military spokesman said Friday.
A British private security company that has been accused of numerous human rights violations has been handed a $118 million deal by the Pentagon to provide " The Department of Defense announced earlier this week that G4S has been granted the contract to provide services that include "family housing, facility management, facility investment, other , ... (more)
The lead attorney for the self-proclaimed mastermind of the Sept. 11 terror attacks said Thursday he might withdraw from the case unless the judge orders the government to divulge details about FBI investigations of defense team members.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 04:48 pm
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