BRUNSWICK, Maine The celebratory mood elsewhere in New England isn't being shared in Brunswick, Maine.
A federal commission has voted to shut down the Brunswick Naval Air Station. That was a more severe action...
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AP - The military may save money with deep cuts at Northeastern bases, critics say, but that would probably come at a cost — an erosion of public support in the region where Americans first took up arms for their new country 230 years ago.A national commission starts final...
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. Army is making
plans to keep the current number of soldiers in Iraq -- well over
100,000 -- for four more years, the Army's top general said Saturday.Click here for full story.
The US Defense Department has developed a new counterterrorism strategy "that would increase military activities on American soil, particularly in the area of intelligence gathering." FoxNews reported Monday that...
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WASHINGTON (AP) - The base-closing commission voted Tuesday to add two military facilities, in California and Maine, to the list of hundreds of domestic bases that Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld has...
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AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) -- A Pentagon investigation into complaints that evangelical Christians at the Air Force Academy have bullied Jews and cadets of other faiths found no overt discrimination, but "certainly insensitivity," military officials said Wednesday.
YUMA, Arizona (AP) -- A Marine Harrier jet carrying four 500-pound bombs crashed Wednesday in a residential neighborhood, forcing the evacuation of 1,300 people. There were no reports of injuries and the pilot ejected safely, authorities said.