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World Military Women's Basketball Championship Begins

Department of Defense - ‎6 hours ago‎
MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, Calif., July 26, 2016 - Teams from the United States, Brazil, Canada, China, France and Germany kicked off the World Military Women's Basketball Championship here at Paige Fieldhouse, July 25.

This is the Democrats' plan for strengthening America's military

Military Times - ‎5 hours ago‎
PHILADELPHIA - The Democratic platform approved by party leaders this week calls for strengthening the military through “predictable” funding, less dependence on defense contractors and better protections for minorities.

Military services unveil annual honor roll for contractors

FederalNewsRadio.com - ‎3 hours ago‎
The Army, Navy, and Air Force on Monday released their supplier performance ratings shortlists for 2016 - an honor roll for contractors' business units scored highly by the military acquisition community. The Superior Supplier Incentive Program (SSIP) ...
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Military launches innovation office near MIT

Boston.com - ‎6 hours ago‎
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - The military's latest effort at improving its technological capabilities has come to Massachusetts.

Police Groups Push Back Against Curbs on Acquiring Military Gear

Wall Street Journal - ‎2 hours ago‎
Following recent attacks on police in Dallas and Baton Rouge, law-enforcement groups appear to be gaining traction in their efforts to reverse President Barack Obama's restrictions on military vehicles and gear for local police departments. The ...
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Brazilian military police officers in Kiwi fighter Jason Lee's 'kidnapping' arrested

Stuff.co.nz - ‎6 hours ago‎
Lee alleged the pair, in full military police uniform, took him after a routine traffic stop to a highway police base, transferred him at gun point into an unmarked car and took him to two ATMs to withdrawal 2000 reais (about NZ$866).
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Turkish military a fractured force after attempted coup

Reuters - ‎13 hours ago‎
Now, the head of Turkey's second army, responsible for its borders with Syria and Iraq, is in prison in Duzce, some 216 km (134 miles) east of Istanbul, the most senior serving general arrested for suspected involvement in a failed military coup. At ...
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Kerry: Progress with Russia on Syria despite military doubts

Military Times - ‎7 hours ago‎
VIENTIANE, Laos - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said progress is being made with Russia on a potential military partnership that could strengthen a faltering truce in Syria despite grave doubts expressed by the Pentagon and joint chiefs of staff.
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$7.5mn military-grade protection: NYPD buys new equipment for patrol officers

RT - ‎14 hours ago‎
Police Commissioner William Bratton told a news conference on Monday that the NYPD has purchased 20,000 military helmets, 6,000 military heavy duty bullet-proof vests, trauma kits, and ballistic doors and windows for patrol cars, Reuters reported.
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Suspension of military operations vs Reds starts

Philippine Star - ‎8 hours ago‎
MANILA, Philippines - As ordered by President Duterte, the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) suspended offensive military operations against communist rebels starting yesterday. Armed Forces chief Gen. Ricardo Visaya issued the directive following ...

Military studies extending life of Snowbird aircraft 20 years past retirement

CBC.ca - ‎16 hours ago‎
The military's aging fleet of Tutor jets flown by the Snowbirds demonstration team could remain in flight until 2030 - two decades past the scheduled retirement date.
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Thai activists charged over 'military torture' report

BBC News - ‎9 hours ago‎
Three Thai human rights activists have been charged with criminal defamation over a report alleging torture by soldiers in southern Thailand.
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Brazil's military helps Olympic athletes march to victory

New Straits Times Online - ‎20 hours ago‎
BRASÍLIA: The bow string twangs and Bernardo Oliveira, one of Brazil's army of military-sponsored Olympic athletes, sends his arrow swooping into the target 70 meters (yards) away.
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Donald Trump's explanation of when he'll walk away from military partners, annotated

Washington Post - ‎8 hours ago‎
On Monday night, as the Democrats were kicking off their convention in Philadelphia, Donald Trump spoke at an event in Winston-Salem, N.C.

WWII veteran retires after 70 years of military, civil service

Edwards Air Force Base - ‎11 hours ago‎
Duno had big plans for his career in the military after receiving a commission from the commanding officer, but when troops deployed to Germany, all commissions were cancelled.
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Guo Boxiong, China's ex-military chief, gets sentenced to life for corruption

Shanghaiist - ‎15 hours ago‎
Guo Boxiong, the most senior military commander in China to ever be tried in court, was sentenced to life in prison on Monday after the military court found him guilty of taking bribes in exchange for giving military promotions and positions. Along ...

Duterte told military to show 'no mercy' to surrending criminals. Do you agree?

Philippine Star - ‎12 hours ago‎
Sabi ko, sabi ko sa military kapag nakita ninyo, pasabugin mo na. Maski nag-surrender yan, may white, white flag. Pang-giyera lang yan, hindi yan pang-kriminal, pasabugin mo.
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Georgia Military College expands Milledgeville campus

13WMAZ.com - ‎1 hour ago‎
Georgia Military College has not only a prep school but a community college, too. The college has grown a lot within the last few years and now they're expanding their Milledgeville campus.
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Comparing the Democrat and Republican Platforms on Military Issues

American Center for Law and Justice - ‎5 hours ago‎
The release of both the Democrat and Republican parties' platforms is thought-provoking. This post notes the similarities and differences of the respective platforms when it comes to the issue of support for the military and national security. For ...

Military helps renovate Camp William Hinds

WCSH6.com - ‎2 hours ago‎
Governor Paul LePage toured Camp William Hinds on Tuesday to see the progress made on the renovations to the boy scout camp made by the United States military. The Military Innovation Readiness Training makes the renovations possible. Under the ...
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