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Obama Makes Nominations for Defense Secretary and CIA Director
Obama nominated Republican Chuck Hagel as his next defense secretary and counterterrorism adviser J...


Lloyd Austin to Lead U.S. Central Command
General Lloyd Austin became the first African-American to lead the U.S. Central Command....


Panetta Opens Combat Roles to Women
Defense secretary Leon Panetta is removing the military's ban on women serving in combat....


Commentary: What Will the Military Front Lines Look Like Now?
As the military lifts its ban on women in combat, let’s remember that almost a third of the female ...


US Confirms Americans Taken After Algeria Attack
Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Wednesday the U.S. "will take all necessary and proper steps" t...


US Slams Hostage-taking; Clinton to Call Algeria
The Obama administration was in the dark Thursday about the hostage situation at a natural gas plan...


Under Pressure, Hagel Steps Down as Pentagon Chief
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is the first senior adviser to leave the administration since the mid...


Obama, Military Assess Islamic State Strategy
Top U.S. commanders will brief President Obama on the latest developments....


Former Employee Sues Department of Defense Over Stuffed Ape in Noose
Former Department of Defense employee Mirlin Toomer, who is Black, said in a lawsuit filed Thursday...


The Rise of Terrorism in Africa
American troops are in Africa attempting to suppress growing terrorist cells in the continent. What...


Islamic World Quiet as Bin Laden Age Closes
Recent uprisings across the Arab world suggest that Al Qaeda's ideology has little place for a new ...


General Investigated Over Spending
Gen. William Ward faces an uncertain future due to allegations that he wrongfully spent hundreds of...


White House Won't Release Bin Laden Death Photo
Amid concerns that the gruesome image could prove inflammatory, the White House won't release the O...


GOP Presidential Candidates Show True Colors in National Security Debate
The Patriot Act, national deficit crisis and immigration are pressure points at the 11th Republican...


Daley Brings Business and Political Smarts to Job
WASHINGTON – With decades of political and business experience, newly named White House chief...


Mubarak Likely to Quit on Thursday Night: Officials
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak looked likely to step down on Thursday in response to more than tw...


Obama's Doctrine on Military Intervention Tested
Obama is facing the sternest test yet of his philosophy of humanitarian intervention....


Obama Says "Dots" Not Connected in Airline Attack.
Obama Says "Dots" Not Connected in Airline Attack...


Navy SEAL Team Six Shines Again in Somalia Hostage Rescue
The same Navy SEAL team that successfully carried out the mission to kill Osama bin Laden last May ...