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Navy Swaps Sub for Destroyer in 2021 Budget Request Shift

Navy Swaps Sub for Destroyer in 2021 Budget Request Shift

The Pentagon is bolstering the number of warships the Navy will seek in its fiscal 2021 budget request after the White House complained an initial proposal was too low to meet President Donald Trump’s
Pentagon: 34 Troops Suffered Brain Injuries in Iran Strike

Pentagon: 34 Troops Suffered Brain Injuries in Iran Strike

Seventeen of the 34 are still under medical observation.
Anger Over Syria Unites Trump Defenders and His Biggest Critics

Anger Over Syria Unites Trump Defenders and His Biggest Critics

Republican Senators returning to Washington after a two-week recess will find themselves debating not only how to handle the House’s impeachment inquiry into Donald Trump but also the president’s
Sen. Jack Reed Calls Trump-Putin Summit a 'Disaster'

Sen. Jack Reed Calls Trump-Putin Summit a 'Disaster'

Sen. Jack Reed, a Rhode Island Democrat, discusses President Donald Trump's meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. He speaks with Bloomberg's Julie Hyman and Lisa Abramowicz on "Bloomberg
Trump Forging Ahead With Putin as Democrats Demand He Cancel

Trump Forging Ahead With Putin as Democrats Demand He Cancel

President Donald Trump will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin as planned despite Friday’s indictment of 12 Russian spies in the hacking of Democratic Party computer systems and calls from
Trump’s Spy Chief Nominee to Face Grilling Over Russia Response

Trump’s Spy Chief Nominee to Face Grilling Over Russia Response

Analysts and former officials say there are measures military and intelligence agencies can take on their own.
Senators Urge Mattis Not to Delay Shock Test on Costly Carrier

Senators Urge Mattis Not to Delay Shock Test on Costly Carrier

The leaders of the Senate Armed Services Committee urged Defense Secretary Jim Mattis not to delay “shock testing” intended to determine how well its new $12.9 billion aircraft carrier can withstand
U.S. Senators Urge Government to Probe Intel CEO's Share Sales

U.S. Senators Urge Government to Probe Intel CEO's Share Sales

Two key U.S. senators are pushing authorities to investigate whether Intel Corp. Chief Executive Officer Brian Krzanich violated insider-trading rules when he sold off a chunk of his shares in the
Trump Meets Democrats With Congress Set to Avoid Shutdown

Trump Meets Democrats With Congress Set to Avoid Shutdown

President Donald Trump met with congressional leaders from both parties Thursday to negotiate on a long-term budget deal as Congress prepares to pass a stopgap spending measure to avoid a U.S.