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How Pentagon war fund became a budget buster Washington can't resist 0 Eugene 17 hrs ago 17 hrs ago 2 91
U.S. Marines declare initial F-35 squadron ready for combat: sources 0 Eugene 18 hrs ago 18 hrs ago 0 90
Kidnapping of Pentagon-Trained Fighters in Syria Is New Hurdle for U.S. Effort 1 Eugene Thursday 21 hrs ago 1 96
New York state man charged with supporting Islamic State 0 Eugene Wednesday Wednesday 0 97
Ban real-life Terminator Robots! So say Hawking, Wozniak, Musk, Chomsky 3 unhappycamper Tuesday Tuesday 7 223
U.S. Navy investigates report of cancer cluster at Guantanamo 1 Eugene Monday Monday 0 142
Some Guantanamo inmates would go to U.S. under new plan: Obama aide 0 Eugene Sunday Sunday 0 168
Why Some Americans hate Edward Snowden 1 unhappycamper Sunday Sunday 6 224
US Air Force Tests $391 Billion F-35A Jet's Cannons, On the Ground 2 unhappycamper Sunday Thursday 2 239
Two former Guantanamo inmates arrested in Belgium on terror charges 1 Eugene Jul 24 Jul 24 1 173
US navy seizes submarine with seven tonnes of cocaine on board 1 Eugene Jul 24 Jul 24 3 277
U.S. troops to train regular Ukrainian military troops: State Department 2 Eugene Jul 24 Jul 24 1 128
Anthrax shipment from Pentagon the result of 'a massive institutional failure' 2 Eugene Jul 23 Jul 23 3 159
U.S. defense chief visits Iraq to assess Ramadi campaign 1 Eugene Jul 23 Jul 23 0 127
White House in 'final stages' of plan to close Guantanamo prison 1 unhappycamper Jul 23 Jul 23 0 134
North Korea upgrades missile tower for possible October launch: Yonhap 0 Eugene Jul 21 Jul 21 1 136
Al-Qaeda operative Muhsin al-Fadhli killed in air strike: Pentagon 1 Eugene Jul 21 Jul 21 1 113
Afghan troops 'killed by US air strike' 1 Eugene Jul 20 Jul 20 0 136
Weapons giant Lockheed Martin agrees to buy Black Hawk maker for $8bn 0 Eugene Jul 19 Jul 19 0 166
Ohio man indicted on U.S. charges of providing material support to Islamic State 0 Eugene Jul 16 Jul 16 1 158
CIA: Iran will focus on its economy, not terrorism, with sanctions money 0 Eugene Jul 16 Jul 16 0 126
Boeing patents laser-powered fusion-fission jet engine for airplanes, spacecraft 3 jakeXT Jul 13 Jul 14 0 248
US conducts first flight test of guided B61-12 nuclear bomb 5 jakeXT Jul 13 Jul 13 1 233
Two Islamic State leaders killed in Syria air strike: Observatory 0 Eugene Jul 13 Jul 13 0 126
Alleged Russian Taliban leader to be tried in civil court 0 Eugene Jul 13 Jul 13 0 117
Guantanamo prisoner — cleared of war crimes — remains in solitary confinement 1 unhappycamper Jul 13 Jul 13 6 147
U.S. military drills stoke politics of suspicion in Texas 1 Eugene Jul 12 Jul 12 1 185
Isis Afghanistan affiliate's leaders killed in US airstrikes, Afghan officials say 0 Eugene Jul 11 Jul 11 0 158
US torture doctors could face charges after report alleges post-9/11 ‘collusion’ 4 unhappycamper Jul 11 Jul 11 5 227
Mother of Mexican teen fatally shot by border patrol agent can sue, judge rules 0 Eugene Jul 10 Jul 10 0 132
Edward Snowden and the National Security Industrial Complex 0 JonLP24 Jul 10 Jul 10 0 153
Army base-by-base cuts 1 nitpicker Jul 10 Jul 10 2 285
New Yemeni al Qaeda leader calls for attacks on United States 1 Eugene Jul 9 Jul 9 0 176
FBI chief wants ‘backdoor access’ to encrypted communications to fight ISIS 5 unhappycamper Jul 9 Jul 9 1 216
Army Troop Cuts Spur Calls For End To Sequestration 0 unhappycamper Jul 9 Jul 9 0 189
Army cuts pose threat to makers of tanks, guns as ground wars recede 1 unhappycamper Jul 9 Jul 9 0 198
Over 200 Americans have gone or tried to go to Syria to fight: FBI 1 Eugene Jul 8 Jul 8 0 132
French forces kill commander with al Qaeda branch in Mali 0 Eugene Jul 7 Jul 7 0 142
U.S. only training 60 Syrian fighters, far below expectations 6 Eugene Jul 7 Jul 7 1 206
WikiLeaks: US Bugged More Than Two Dozen Brazilian Leaders 0 unhappycamper Jul 6 Jul 6 3 168
Navy extends maternity leave to 18 weeks 1 unhappycamper Jul 5 Jul 5 3 200
Bragg soldier charged with going armed to the terror of the public 1 unhappycamper Jul 4 Jul 4 2 338
The Pentagon's "2015 Strategy" For Ruling the World 4 unhappycamper Jul 4 Jul 14 5 265
Can marijuana cure PTSD? Many veterans say yes 2 unhappycamper Jul 3 Jul 3 5 320
5,000 days of war: Any time, anywhere, all the time 0 unhappycamper Jul 3 Jul 3 1 150
U.S. Navy triples maternity leave to 18 weeks for women 0 Eugene Jul 2 Jul 2 3 183
Kentucky soldier admits to taking bribes in Afghanistan 0 Eugene Jul 2 Jul 2 1 206
White House intruder sentenced to time served, supervision 0 Eugene Jul 2 Jul 2 1 169
Senior Islamic State leader killed in U.S.-led coalition strike 0 Eugene Jul 2 Jul 2 0 165
Dempsey Issues Chilling Parting Wisdom On Counter-Terrorism 3 bemildred Jul 2 Jul 2 0 259
F-35 fighter makers leap to its defence after it loses dogfight to 1970s jet 6 unhappycamper Jul 2 Jul 2 7 423
Economic exodus means two-thirds of Puerto Ricans may soon live in US 1 unhappycamper Jul 2 Jul 2 3 189
Aegis Ambivalence: Navy, Hill Grapple Over Missile Defense Mission 0 unhappycamper Jul 1 Jul 1 1 176
Secret court approves NSA bulk collection one last time: 'Plus ça change …' 0 unhappycamper Jul 1 Jul 1 1 149
Around 1,200 escape from Yemen prison, including al Qaeda suspects 0 Eugene Jun 30 Jun 30 0 207
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 Eugene Jun 30 Jun 30 0 94
WikiLeaks says NSA spied on top French companies 0 unhappycamper Jun 30 Jun 30 2 180
White supremacists sign up for military to train for race war — with little pushback from Pentagon 2 unhappycamper Jun 29 Jun 29 9 385
Photos of CIA prisons in Romania: The Washington Post reveals the U.S. has 14,000 pictures of secre 0 bemildred Jun 28 Jun 28 15 351
McCaskill: Drone warfare taking toll on pilots 4 unhappycamper Jun 28 Jun 28 1 274
Whatever Happened to That BBQ-ed F-35? 3 unhappycamper Jun 28 Jun 28 2 306
Military Sexual Assault Reform Stalls Again 0 unhappycamper Jun 28 Jun 28 0 154
Navy accepts delivery of the submarine John Warner 2 unhappycamper Jun 27 Jun 27 0 298
Two Overlooked Aspects Of Those Leaks About NSA Spying On French Presidents 0 bemildred Jun 27 Jun 27 3 224
Iraqi military pilot found dead at F-16 crash site in Arizona 1 Eugene Jun 26 Jun 26 0 242
Guantánamo prisoner on nine-year hunger strike will be released 0 Eugene Jun 26 Jun 26 0 150
GAO Comments On A-10 Decision 2 unhappycamper Jun 26 Jun 26 2 215
After 13 Years of Hell, Human Held Without Charges Has One Question for US 2 unhappycamper Jun 26 Jun 26 5 264
American Defense Secretary Ashton Carter: Physicist for War and Profit 4 unhappycamper Jun 26 Jun 26 3 225
Boston bomber moved to federal penitentiary in Colorado: official 1 Eugene Jun 25 Jun 25 0 267
Russia 'playing with fire' with nuclear saber-rattling: Pentagon 0 Eugene Jun 25 Jun 25 1 189
US Drone Program to Remain in Shadows as Obama Abandons Key Reform Promise 0 unhappycamper Jun 25 Jun 25 8 225
Obama pledges to end 'unacceptable' tactics after France spying row 3 unhappycamper Jun 25 Jun 25 1 213
U.S. air strike in Iraq kills Islamic State fighter linked to Benghazi attack: Pentagon 0 Eugene Jun 22 Jun 22 0 193
VIDEO: That Time the US Army Tried to Drill Its Soldiers While They Tripped Out on LSD 1 unhappycamper Jun 21 Jun 21 3 278
Pentagon chief to push U.S. allies to ditch 'Cold War playbook' 3 bemildred Jun 21 Jun 21 0 273
Raytheon Wins Small Contract For Huge Program: SDB II Exports By 2018 0 unhappycamper Jun 20 Jun 20 0 212
$5B And 700 High Tech Jobs: Reasons Why F-35 Has Friends 0 unhappycamper Jun 20 Jun 20 1 205
Tomgram: Andrew Bacevich, The Theology of American National Security 2 unhappycamper Jun 19 Jun 19 5 248
Military jury sentences U.S. Marine convicted of Iraq murder to time served 1 Eugene Jun 19 Jun 19 3 209
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