Hawaii lawmaker upset with 'stonewalling' after release of redacted recording of drill message that prompted botched missile alert
After the state released only 10 seconds of the test message, State Rep. Gene Ward demanded that all related recordings be released.
If Russia expels British diplomats, Britain, France, Germany and the US should expel their Russian ambassadors
When Al Qaeda struck New York and Washington, D.C., on Sept. 11, 2001, the United Kingdom was one of the first countries to stand with the United States. Prime Minister Tony Blair declared that Great Britain stood “shoulder to shoulder with our American friends.” British forces contributed to the fight against Al Qaeda and the Taliban in Afghanistan, and many British soldiers died waging the broader war on terrorism. The actions both former President George W. Bush and Blair took came at a significant political price, but they both understood that their alliance and special relationship came with responsibility and was not simply a collection of rhetorical throwaway lines.President Trump told a military crowd near San Diego on Tuesday that he believes the U.S. may need to create a new military branch for outer space, providing a boost to an idea that has so far struggled to gain momentum in Congress as well as the Pentagon.
John McCain slams Trump's nominee for CIA director for participating in ‘one of the darkest chapters in American history’Sen. John McCain is demanding President Trump’s CIA director nominee, Gina Haspel, clarify her position on torture because she participated in “one of the darkest chapters in American history.”
March 13, 2018 05:01 PM March 13, 2018 02:12 PM March 13, 2018 10:28 AM March 13, 2018 10:09 AMA State Department spokesman said Tuesday Secretary of State Rex Tillerson had no idea President Trump was going to fire him and still does not know the reason for his termination.When then-Navy Secretary Ray Mabus went to the White House in 2014 to announce a major new initiative on biofuels, it was the culmination of years spent talking up the product as a way to make the fleet more secure and independent.“Is there a deep state in the United States?” asked George Beebe in a recent essay. Yes, the former chief of Russia analysis at CIA concluded, if the definition of “deep state” holds that elements of the national security apparatus possess “the capability, albeit not the legal authority, to abuse intelligence to alter the outcomes of national elections or distort public-policy debates.” March 13, 2018 12:01 AM March 12, 2018 06:06 PM March 12, 2018 04:31 PM March 12, 2018 03:14 PM