Pentagon Exploring Base Closings Without Congressional OKThe Pentagon sent a report to Congress showing that the military has about 22 percent more installation space and infrastructure than the current force requires.
Missouri Senators Back NGA's Choice of St. Louis For West HeadquartersFacing criticism from metro east, McCaskill and Blunt defend NGA's choice.
Illinois Cites Errors in US Spy Agency Relocation ReportA federal study recommending that a U.S. spy agency remain in St. Louis rather than move to Illinois contains geographical errors that officials in the losing state hope will bolster their efforts to win the $1.6 billion project.
Ill Lawmakers Want More Time to Comment On NGA DecisionDoubling the comment period from 15 days to 30 is the least we should expect for a decision of this magnitude.
Does Illinois Have 'Secret Weapon' in NGA Contest?Some on Missouri side fear political influence of Democratic senator.
Metro East Lawmakers Meet with Director of NGAA Location Site Should Be Selected Next Month
Petition Drive For New Geospatial Intelligence Agency in North STL LaggingSignatures should be submitted by next month.
Scott Air Force Airman Killed in Helicopter CrashThe Scott Air Force Base has lost two of their airmen in a deadly helicopter accident in Afghanistan.
St. Louis City Submits Plan for NGA SiteIn letter with briefing book, Slay says loss of agency would be "devastating blow."
Scott AFB and Fort Leonard Wood Fight Off Military ClosuresMissouri officials breathed a sigh of relief in June when the Army announced that instead of losing up to 5,000 personnel, Fort Leonard Wood was losing 774.
Sergeant Sentenced to 25 Years on Assault, Desertion ChargesThe trial of an Air Force technical sergeant who fled Illinois to avoid child sexual assault charges began Monday with the defendant pleading guilty to two charges.
Trial to Begin for Air Force Sergeant on Sex Assault ChargesDavid Lawrence Helm is in military court with desertion, on top of accusations of sexual assault of a minor.