Documents declassified for VICE News reveal details concerning the CIA's internal investigation of detainees' claims they were given 'mind-altering' drugs before being interrogated.
Russia could raise tensions further by deploying nuclear weapons to Crimea, officials say, a threat that has riled lawmakers in Washington.
Rumors began circulating on Friday that the 26-year-old was killed during airstrikes in Syria, but neither her parents or US officials have confirmed the cause of death.
The Defense Secretary and other military officials have said they are "open" to allowing transgender officers to serve.
President Obama nominated Ashton Carter to replace Chuck Hagel to become his next secretary of defense. The announcement ceremony — normally a staid affair — was notable.
Ashton Carter, a theoretical physicist and former No. 2 at the Pentagon, is expected to be tapped as Obama's next Defense Secretary.
The US Department of Defense is readying a plan to anticipate the next great strategic realignment in military technology — and herald the supposed coming age of robotic warfare.
Despite a sobering outlook from America's military planners, skeptics in Washington are unlikely to change their minds on climate change anytime soon.
A burgeoning Franco-American alliance relies heavily on special forces, drones, and private military companies for counterterrorism operations in the Sahara and Sahel regions.
The strikes move American military operations closer to the Syrian border.
A senior law enforcement official reportedly said that Ahmad Abousamra may be supporting the Islamic State and their social media efforts.
A new report claims it won't be “complex or burdensome” to let transgender people serve in the US armed forces.