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John Walcott

A free Bradley Manning sign is seen during a demonstration outside the main gate of Ft. Meade on July 30, 2013 in Maryland.

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A free Bradley Manning sign is seen during a demonstration outside the main gate of Ft. Meade on July 30, 2013 in Maryland.

Snowden, Manning Leaks Beg New Security Classification: TS-Leaked?

In addition to raising serious concerns about national security, civil rights and privacy, the torrent of leaks of classified information from former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, Army Private First Class Bradley Manning and others has posed a troubling...

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The Klingon Bird of Prey from "Star Trek: The Voyage Home."

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The Klingon Bird of Prey from "Star Trek: The Voyage Home."

Star Trek vs. Navy: Klingons vs. Lockheed Martin

Which is the U.S. Navy talking, and which is Star Trek talking? One of the descriptions below comes from the Navy’s words for the Littoral Combat Ship, or LCS, a fast boat from Lockheed Martin and General Dynamics designed to defeat...

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Army Cadets cheer during a game against the Navy Midshipmen.

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Army Cadets cheer during a game against the Navy Midshipmen.

Plebing the Case for Losing to Army

There is cyber-security, and then there is football. Someone hacked into the U.S. Naval Academy e-mail and sent a mass mailing in advance of the Army-Navy game. Vice Admiral Michael H. Miller Dec 5 to goarmysinknavy, AllUSNA, USCC, BTD Greetings,...

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Paul Wolfowitz

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Paul Wolfowitz

Obama’s New Libyan Defense Chief: Bush’s Paul Wolfowitz, on Benghazi

Update at 5 pm EST, Nov. 8 After a day paling around in Hurricane Sandy disaster areas with New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, President Barack Obama got an unexpected defense today from an even more surprising corner of the Republican...

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