At huge cost, U.S. plans to replace ICBM arsenal

Sep 25, 2016

At huge cost, U.S. plans to replace ICBM arsenal

Hidden underground in steel-and-concrete silos across rural America, more than 400 intercontinental ballistic missiles point to the skies, poised for launch — and ready to obliterate cities across the world. First designed in the 1960s at the height of the Cold War, the Minuteman ...

Sep 24, 2016

Foreign hacker who aided Islamic State gets 20 years in U.S.

A computer hacker who helped the Islamic State by providing names of more than 1,000 U.S. government and military workers as potential targets was sentenced Friday to 20 years in prison. The sentence was much higher than the 6-year term sought by defense lawyers, ...

Sep 24, 2016

Lawmakers call for speedier release of 2011 bin Laden raid documents

The House intelligence committee on Friday pressed the Obama administration to speed up the release of documents and other materials seized during the raid on Osama bin Laden’s compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, in 2011. Chairman Rep. Devin Nunes, a California Republican, said the 2014 ...