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  1. NAPW Inducts Dina Glasper, Federal Contracting Professional, Defense...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... importance of fiscal responsibility in government. She quickly became passionate about ensuring the Department of Defense is following federal acquisition policies and regulations. Mrs. Glasper has acquired an M.B.A, and has become Vice President of ...


  2. Pentagon to invest $75 million in local tech industryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Almanac

    ... it focused on wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. To revitalize that partnership, he announced Aug. 28 the Department of Defense would invest $75 million in a consortium of 162 companies, universities and nonprofits to research flexible-hybrid ...


  3. Guantanamo inmates get voluntary blood test, vaccinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... or un-vaccinated detainee will be quarantined. Disclosure of the episode comes at a time when the Department of Defense has been surveying U.S. locations that would serve as a suitable lockup for about 64 of the captives, those considered eligible ...


  4. IGTNT: "First There" - Two Special Tactics AirmenRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... family of an active duty service member receives the terrible news that their beloved has died. The Department of Defense has announced the deaths of two Special Tactics Airmen who were deployed in support of Operation Freedom's Sentinel. They were ...


  5. West Point Professor Accused Of Stolen Valor RESIGNSRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    ... statement. "The views in the article are solely those of Dr. Bradford and do not reflect those of the Department of Defense, the United States Army, the United States Military Academy." In December 2005, the Indianapolis Star discovered that his ...


  6. AeroVironment Lifted to "Hold" at ZacksRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    According to Zacks, "Building on a history of technological innovation, AEROVIRONMENT INC., designs, develops, produces, and supports an advanced portfolio of Unmanned Aircraft Systems and efficient electric energy systems. The company's small UAS are used extensively by agencies of the U.S. Department of Defense and increasingly by allied military services to provide situational awareness to tactical operating units through real-time, airborne reconnaissance, surveillance, and target acquisition.


  7. Police: Berks man pretended to be federal agentRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    Police said they found James H. Smith in Reading on Friday, wearing a bulletproof vest and carrying several types of badges for different agencies, according to court documents released Monday. Smith reportedly told police he was conducting an investigation for the United States Department of Defense.


  8. Search and rescue function to end for VMR-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... services in the last decades, but VMR-1 is the only unit to still use the platform in the entire Department of Defense. The H-46 is a sturdy craft capable of flying in instrument conditions when many other civilian craft would not be capable of ...


  9. Purdue part of $171 million federal initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Journal and Courier

    Purdue part of $171 million federal initiative Research team to focus on integrating flexible electronics into medicine, food packaging Check out this story on Ali Shakouri, left, director at the Birck Nanotechnology Center, will lead an effort to integrate flexible electronics into pharmaceuticals and smart pills, food packaging and agriculture, and smart wound dressings. The research is part of a $171 million Department of Defense initiative to advance manufacturing of flexible electronics.


  10. 'Multirotor Drones Market - Forecast to 2020' is now available at Fast Market ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    ... have entered into contracts to provide micro-UAVs to Australia, Canada, England, and Singapore. Department of Defense (DoD) inventories and funding of Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) are expected to continue the gradual upward growth trend during the ...


  11. The West Point Professor Who Contemplated a CoupRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    ... Israel Defense Force; Ryan Goodman of NYU Law School, now serving as a senior policy adviser at the Department of Defense; Michael Scharf, a professor at Case Western Law School, who served as a legal advisor to the Iraqi government for the trial of ...


  12. Weekly Update Newsletter - August 2015 #3Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | JD Supra

    The Department of Defense issued an interim rule to amend the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement to implement a section of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013 and a section of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015, both of which require contractor reporting on network penetrations, 80 Fed. Reg. 51739 .


  13. Tactical Micro Secures Mobile CCTV System Contract Award in Portland, OregonRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... provide electronic hardware and software solutions to transportation and commercial sectors as well as Department of Defense (DoD) programs. For more information about Secure and Tactical Micro, please visit our web sites at: and ...


  14. Company that sued soldiers closes its storesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Clarks Hometown News Patriot

    ... of the company's lending practices last summer and a subsequent series of government inquiries and Department of Defense actions. USA Discounters did not respond to calls and emails seeking comment. Just seven of the company's two dozen stores ...


  15. Revised Military Lending Act Rules Impose New Compliance Obligations on a Wide Variety of CreditorsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | JD Supra

    The Department of Defense recently finalized amendments to its Military Lending Act regulations that impose new compliance obligations on a wide variety of creditors, including issuers of credit cards and installment loans. The rule generally requires creditors to determine whether a consumer credit applicant is a member of the military, or dependent of a member of the military , and impacts the pricing and terms of nearly all credit products issued to covered borrowers.


  16. Pentagon Makes Good On Promise To Work With The Private SectorRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Benzinga

    ... collaboration with the private sector, and a new initiative announced last week suggests that the Department Of Defense is making good on that promise. Speaking at NASA's Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter ...


  17. Air Force plans head-to-head tests for F-35, A-10Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Washington Times

    The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter stands to be the most sophisticated jet in the Air Force 's arsenal once ready for combat - but the Pentagon wants to first see how the state-of-the-art aircraft performs against its old standby, the A-10 "Warthog." Top brass in the Department of Defense said they're preparing for exercises that will compare the capabilities of the F-35, its fifth-generation fighter still in the final stages of development, with those of the A-10, a close-air support jet that's been used since the first Gulf War.


  18. DoD's New Cybersecurity and Cloud Standards and Reporting RequirementsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | JD Supra

    The Department of Defense released interim rules on Aug. 26, 2015, implementing provisions of the 2013 and 2015 National Defense Authorization Acts. The interim rules cover a broad range of DoD contractors and subcontractors.


  19. Jefferies Group Trims Science Applications International Corp Target Price to $50.00Read the original story

    21 hrs ago |

    ... technology (IT) markets. It provides services to the United States Government, including the Department of Defense (DoD) and federal civilian agencies. It provides systems engineering and integration services for projects and offers services with an ...


  20. Health Net Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    ... people over America through group, individual, Medicare, Medicaid, double eligible, the United States Department of Defense (Department of Defense or DoD), including TRICARE, along with the United States Department of Veterans Affairs plans. Through ...