A pair of U.S. Army soldiers returns from providing security at a meeting in Farah City, Nov. 18.
It is all but impossible for politicians to be successful if they cannot relate to their constituents and few do so better than Cory Booker.
Militaries have long struggled to strike a balance between how much gear a soldier has to carry into battle. Too much, and he can’t move. Too little, and he might run out of ammo and food, or lack the armor he needs to survive. …
When Major Mary Jennings Hegar was serving as a captain in Afghanistan her aircraft was shot down by enemy fire while she and her crew were evacuating injured soldiers.
Is our drinking water making us sick?
The service is also “seeking sponsorship for a Superbowl XLVII in an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia.”
Members of the Provincial Reconstruction Team in Ghanzi province and Afghan national police walk up a hill Nov. 18 after their convoy became bogged down in the mud.
We’ve been reading Winslow Wheeler‘s analysis of military matters even before he wrapped up 30 years’ experience on Capitol Hill, working for both Rs and Ds, as well as the Government Accountability Office, in 2002.
Marine Commandant James Amos’ recent remarks on the future of the corps can be summed up as: nothing new.
In shorthand, “Rah, rah, the Marine Corps is awesome, and all we have to do is make sure they have the equipment & …
Big government sometimes moves too slowly and with too much red tape to be effective. A new highly critical report from the Inspector General of Health and Human Services shows just how difficult it is for the feds to move faster on spending programs and still look out for taxpayer dollars.
Sometimes the comics don’t appear back among all the advertising inserts in your Sunday paper: they also can hide in plain sight amid the news items:
– Take the lead story in the Washington Post, which begins:
My daughters have never met Arizona Governor Jan Brewer — and it’s likely they have never even heard her name.