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  • Air Force investigates airmen photo: 'It saddens me'

     
    In the photo, an airman can be seen posing amid a crowd of fellow airmen, tucked inside an open transfer case, a white noose and black chain around his neck. “Da Dumpt, Da Dumpt” reads the photo caption, “Sucks 2 Be U!”...
  • Newt Gingrich's fiction [Most commented]

     
    Newt Gingrich's victory in Saturday's South Carolina primary gave the Republican candidate the opportunity to stand at the podium and spin a little fiction about how he's a Washington outsider. "There's nothing new or particularly original about a...
  • Pakistani report rejects U.S. claim of self-defense in airstrike

     
    Pakistan’s military rejected the Pentagon’s assertion that U.S. forces acted in self-defense when American gunships killed 24 Pakistani soldiers near the Afghan border last year, insisting that the U.S.-led coalition in Afghanistan was...
  • Afghan suicide bomb attack kills 4 civilians; 3 Britons injured

     
    A suicide car bomber who took aim at a Western convoy in southern Afghanistan on Thursday killed four Afghan civilians and injured more than 30 other people, including three British nationals who were involved in reconstruction work, Afghan and British...
  • Air Force issues potential $7.4 billion contract for F-22 upgrade

     
    The Pentagon announced that it awarded a contract worth up to $7.4 billion to aerospace giant Lockheed Martin Corp. to upgrade the U.S. Air Force's fleet of F-22 Raptor fighter jets....
  • Virgin Galactic hires pilot to fly passengers to space

     
    After combing through a long list of astronauts, fighter pilots, and space geeks, British billionaire Richard Branson settled on a new astronaut pilot to join his start-up space venture that aims to lift paying passenger’s into space....
  • Air Force says drone computer virus poses 'no threat'

     
    The U.S. Air Force revealed that a computer virus infected its computer systems involved in its drone program, but it did not impact the robotic aircraft’s flight controls and therefore did not affect operations....
  • Combat drones' computer systems reportedly infected with virus

     
    A computer virus has infected the U.S.- based cockpits of the military’s Predator and Reaper drones, according to reports....
  • Marine killed in Afghanistan had dreamed of long motorcycle ride

     
    Marine Cpl. Michael Dutcher was dreaming of a cross-country motorcycle ride from Camp Pendleton to his hometown of Asheville, N.C., once his battalion returned from Afghanistan. Dutcher "wanted to see some of the country he had spent the last four......
  • San Pedro woman who stabbed daughter gets 12 years for manslaughter

     
    A San Pedro woman accused of stabbing her 10-year-old daughter to death before attempting to kill herself, pleaded no contest Monday to voluntary manslaughter. Bong Sook Chavez, 51, was sentenced to 12 years in state prsion. Long Beach Superior Court...
  • Marines off Camp Pendleton coast practice rescue mission

     
    One of the more daring feats during the Libyan revolt was the rescue of a downed U.S. Air Force pilot by Marines from ships in the Mediterranean. In the event such a rescue is needed again somewhere, Marines aboard the......