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In a Dec. 5 audit report on the U.S. Army Contracting Command , the Department of Defense Office of Inspector General said it found that the ACC "potentially overpaid up to $3.3 million for communications equipment purchased for the Afghan National Security Forces."
The parents of a Marine sergeant who died while stationed in Greece say that they discovered weeks after his funeral that his body had been sent home without a heart - and that the Department of Defense later gave them somebody else's heart in its place.
This undated photo provided by the family via attorney Aaron J. Freiwald shows U.S. Marine Brian LaLoup who died in 2012 while stationed in Greece.
In 1948, President Harry S. Truman signed Executive Order 9981, which abolished racial discrimination in the armed services.
A search is on in the mountains of rural northwestern Nevada for a couple and four children who went to play in the snow Sunday and haven't returned.
Sen. Tim Kaine addressing the US Naval Institute Defense Forum Washington on Dec. 10, 2013.
Stoners may have access to nukes and other weapons of mass destruction, as a recent shakedown of employees at the Department of Defense has led to the discovery of nearly an ounce of weed being smuggled in right through the front doors of Uncle Sam's war nerve.
On November 20, 3013, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced its first enforcement action against a payday lender.
It is an affront to active duty military personnel and their families, as well as retirees and survivors.
In response to documents leaked by former National Security Agency contractor Edward J. Snowden, the congressional committees in charge of overseeing the government's intelligence operations have come to the defense of the surveillance and data collection programs, and the agencies that administer them.
Congressman Patrick McHenry has announced 10 young men and women from North Carolina's 10th Congressional District who have been nominated to the nation's military service academies for the Class of 2018.
The U.S. Naval Research Laboratory with funding from SwampWorks at the Office of Naval Research and the Department of Defense Rapid Reaction Technology Office demonstrated the launch of an all-electric, fuel cell-powered, unmanned aerial system from a submerged submarine.
The U.S. military has a reputation as a somewhat secretive organization. But in one respect at least, the Pentagon is one of the most "open" of our government agencies.
The U.S. defense secretary tells Marines in southwestern Afghanistan that a possible congressional budget deal could ease the automatic spending cuts that have hit the military hard.
NAVADMINs 024/13 and 152/13 are cancelled. What changed for the DOD with the June 26 Supreme Court ruling on Defense of Marriage Act? The Supreme Court ruling means that the Defense Department will extend benefits, including medical, dental, and with-dependent Basic Allowance for Housing to same-sex spouses of military personnel.
The ceremony for the 112th Financial Management Detachment and 430th Ordnance Company is scheduled for Sunday at 9:30 a.m. at the 112th's armory.