Some border states intend to resist Trump's plan to deploy the National Guard
Not every state is in favor of the new plan to use troops in lieu of a wall
encrypt all the things
The Pentagon Says It Will Start Encrypting Soldiers' Emails Next Year
Basic decade-old encryption technology is finally coming to Pentagon email servers next year.
The Air Force Is Getting a Space General
“We must organize and train forces to be able to prevail in any future conflict which could extend into space.”
British Hacker Pleads Guilty to Hacking US Military Satellite Phone And Messaging System
A 25-year-old broke into a DoD satellite communication system and doxed around 800 Department of Defense employees.
Why You Should Be Skeptical of the US Military's 'Successful' Missile Defense Test
The missile it intercepted was probably moving slower than one fired at the US from North Korea would be.
CSI: Cold Hacks
New Evidence Links a 20-Year-Old Hack on the US Government to a Modern Attack Group
A UK company's vintage web server kept in storage for over 20 years connects the 'Moonlight Maze' attacks of the 90s to the 2000s hacker group Turla.
Carnegie Mellon Helped the Government Access a Terror-Linked iPhone, Source Says
It’s not clear if this relates to the San Bernardino case.
Swarms of Tiny Drones Could Accompany US Fighter Jets
The propeller-driven, winged robots, each the size of a beer can and weighing just one pound, could fly ahead of human pilots, scouting for targets, distracting enemy forces, or even attacking targets on their own.
war and conflict
Russia and the US are arguing over who killed a top ISIS leader
The countries are both claiming responsibility for the airstrike in Syria that killed Mohamed al-Adnani, the Islamic State's chief spokesman.
war and conflict
Americans are fighting and dying again in southern Afghanistan
American troops just returned to southern Helmand province to help defeat a Taliban offensive that threatens the provincial capital, and one US service member has already been killed.
10 killed and dozens injured after Saudi coalition allegedly bombs school in Yemen
The attack occurred after the Pentagon announced that it was selling $1.15 billion in weapons to Saudi Arabia and $750 million in guided aerial munitions to the UAE, both of which are taking part in the air war in Yemen.
The US is sending hundreds more troops to Iraq to retake Mosul
The latest force increase came less than three months after Washington announced it would dispatch about 200 more soldiers to accompany Iraqi troops advancing toward Mosul.
VICE News and Reuters