Jan 26, 2012 Facing nearly half a trillion dollars in mandated budget cuts over the next 10 years, the U.S. Defense Department will spend more on technology like robots and drones -- and less on soldiers, ships, fighter planes and other conventional weapons.
Heidi N. Moore
Jan 23, 2012 As part of the effort to prevent Tehran from developing its nuclear weapons program, the EU unites on imposing sanctions against Iran.
Dec 14, 2011 About 15,000 people will stay on under State Department auspices, including more than 10,000 contractors. Oversight could be a challenge.
Dec 9, 2011 We talk to one of our Washington reporters about what happened in the news this week.
Dec 2, 2011 Servicemembers return stateside to one of the worst job markets in history. Two veterans share their job-hunting stories: One who is still searching for a job and another who found work quickly after he retired from the military.
Nov 18, 2011 Faster than Speed Racer's Mach 5
Nov 17, 2011 Whoa, see how I swerved you there? Still: yikes!
Nov 15, 2011 With the super committee looking less and less likely to succeed, defense contractors are planning for the worst: automatic cuts.