Gov. Nixon's In AfghanistanFour U.S. governors made surprise visit, invited by Secretary of Defense Hagel
Attorney: Manning Not Receiving Hormone Therapy The American Civil Liberties Union and an attorney say convicted national security leaker Chelsea Manning isn't receiving medical treatment for her gender identity condition as previously approved by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel.
Military Cuts Could Impact St. Louis RegionU.S. Defense Secretery Chuck Hagel's push for a much smaller military could have dire consequences for the St. Louis region.
Most Furloughed Workers Return to Work at Scott AFBScott Air Force Base spokeswoman Karen Petitt says the affected workers were notified Sunday that they should be back on the job Monday.
Hagel Cuts Furlough Days for Pentagon Civilian EmployeesDefense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced Tuesday that the total number of furlough days has been reduced from 11 to six.
National Security: The Sequester, Iraq and the Korean PeninsulaIn March, the nation took time to ponder the 10th anniversary of the invasion of Iraq and what lessons we might glean from one of the longest wars in American history.
State of the Union, North Korean Nukes, and SequesterFebruary brought us an odd almost ironic series of events. It included the President’s State of the Union Address that was largely focused on the American economy and other domestic issues such as immigration and gun control.
Charlie Brennan - Friday, February 1st - Chili and Superbowl, Don Lents on Mayor Ed Koch, Nick Turse on Vietnam WarCharlie talks with Jane Butel about making the best chili; with Don Lents about the passing of former NY Mayor Ed Koch; with Bryan Edwards about restaurants' gratuity fees; with Nick Turse about the Vietnam War; and with Prof. Richard Vedder about labor-force decline & soaring gov't benefits.
Durbin Urges Senate To Keep An Open Mind About HagelHagel's nomination has caught some flack because of charges that he is a weak supporter of Israel.