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Letter from alleged 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed finally reaches White...

As his time in the White House winds down, President Barack Obama received an unusual piece of mail: a letter from accused 9/11 mastermind...

Navy Brass: ‘Shortsighted’ For Trump Not To Fight Climate Change With...

Navy brass is pushing for GOP President-elect Donald Trump to keep green energy projects alive in the military to combat climate change.At a recent...

General Mattis Steamrolls Dem Senator On ‘LGBT In Military’ Questions

General James "Mad Dog" Mattis methodically mopped the floor with Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) as she attempted to corral him on questions pertaining to...

Trump to meet with Lockheed Martin CEO

President-elect Trump is meeting with Lockheed Martin CEO Marillyn Hewson on Friday after taking on the cost of the company's F-35 at a press...

Trump’s Defense Secretary Nominee James Mattis Faces Senate Confirmation Hearing

WASHINGTON-Gen. James Mattis, President-elect Donald Trump's choice to lead the Pentagon, is expected to walk a fine line between speaking his mind and aligning...

Splitting From Trump, Defense Pick Mattis Slams Russia, Supports Iran Deal

Retired Gen. James Mattis, President-elect Donald Trump's pick to become the next secretary of defense, staked out sharply divergent views from those of his...

Mattis touts civilian control of military at confirmation hearing

Retired Marine Gen. James Mattis - who if confirmed as President-elect Donald Trump's secretary of defense would become the first career military officer in...

Watch Pentagon’s Successful Test Of Drone Swarm

By Nicholas WestOnce considered a conspiracy, the use of drones has rapidly become open knowledge as part of warfare and surveillance, domestically and abroad....

US tests ‘swarm’ of ‘self-healing’ drones

The United States has tested a "swarm" of micro-drones - possibly previewing the future development of intelligent, autonomous weapons systems.Just over 100 Perdix micro-drones...

Experts back Mattis as defense secretary, but say a general shouldn’t...

Two civilian national security experts told the Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday that they support retired Marine Gen. James N. Mattis becoming...