The big armored police trucks and assault-style weapons seen in Ferguson are the subject of a Senate hearing today.
Pentagon spokesman John Kirby was asked by reporters about the extent of the supply of excess military items to police departments in Ferguson and the surrounding area.
Reports of sexual assaults by members of the military rose 50 percent after the Pentagon began a vigorous campaign to get more victims to come forward.
Group organizer Donald Stahl has questions that suggest the Twin Towers were brought down by a controlled demolition.
Abusing alcohol and drugs has been part of military culture historically: troops do it for fun, to ease the stresses of war or to be part of the brotherhood.
The thought of going an entire day without political campaigning out respect of those who lost their lives on 9/11/2001 was a nice and extremely appropriate thought. However, disappointing to many, it wasn’t the respectful day totally without political bickering that was expected by many who were watching and listening.
The Pentagon may not be closing a radio tower at Jefferson Barracks.
Jon Grayson has the night off so Ralph Graczak is in the big chair and talking about a wide range of issues to kick off your Friday morning.
I was taking my 19 month son to daycare that morning. Our 5-year-old had just started kindergarten weeks earlier. Both were completely unaware of my mood or the mood of the nation.