Top Daily Stories for July 2010

Jul 16 2010

Advanced Weapon System Helps ONR Respond to Navy Needs

Navy.mil Top Stories - Fri, 2010-07-16 00:00
The Low-Cost Imaging Terminal Seeker (LCITS), an Office of Naval Research (ONR)-sponsored technology, could soon give the U.S. Navy and coalition military ships an upper hand in swiftly defeating multi-axis attacks by small swarming boats.
Jul 14 2010

The Spy Who Came in by Amtrak - By Nina L. Khrushcheva

Foreign Policy - Wed, 2010-07-14 00:00
Why is Russia spying on Khrushchev's great-granddaughter?
Jul 14 2010

NSA Executive Leaked After Official Reporting Process Failed Him

Threat Level - Wed, 2010-07-14 00:00
A former NSA executive who is fighting government charges of leaking classified information was part of a group that pursued several sanctioned paths to report concerns about an agency spy program, but was repeatedly frustrated by the government’s inaction,
Jul 13 2010

Corps Gets First Female Chaplain

Marines and sailors gathered at the Memorial Chapel aboard Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall to witness the first female chaplain of the Marine Corps assume her post July 9.
Jul 12 2010

How Will Obama Respond to the Uganda Attacks? - By Elizabeth Dickinson

Foreign Policy - Mon, 2010-07-12 00:00
Al-Shabab's assault on Kampala could re-focus U.S. policy toward Somalia.
Jul 9 2010

NSA Denies It Will Spy on Utilities

Threat Level - Fri, 2010-07-09 00:00
The NSA is denying a report from the Wall Street Journal that a secret program code-named “Perfect Citizen” will be monitoring civilian networks. That’s from a rare public statement by the ultra-secret agency responsible for spying on outsiders and defending
Jul 9 2010

Can Anyone Govern Japan?

Foreign Policy - Fri, 2010-07-09 00:00
Prime Minister Naoto Kan is shaping up to be another miserable failure. What's going wrong?
Jul 9 2010

Naval Special Warfare Sailors Rescue Nine From Overturned Tour Boat

Navy.mil Top Stories - Fri, 2010-07-09 00:00
Sailors from Special Boat Team 20 helped rescue nine people July 7 from an overturned tourist boat in the Delaware River.
Jul 8 2010

Gen. Mattis Picked to Head Central Command

The Wall Street Journal - WSJ.com - Thu, 2010-07-08 00:00
Just three weeks after Gen. Stanley McChrystal was relieved as commander in Afghanistan, the Pentagon today completed its high-level shuffle of generals by announcing one of the Marine Corps? most seasoned battlefield commanders would become head of U.S.
Jul 8 2010

U.S. Seeks an Albatross ? or 3 ? for Afghanistan

The Wall Street Journal - WSJ.com - Thu, 2010-07-08 00:00
To bolster the Afghan air force, the U.S. Navy is in the market for three Czech-made L-39C Albatros jets.

 
 

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