/ Apr 19, 2017

Trump administration says Iran complying with nuclear deal

The Trump administration has notified Congress that Iran is complying with the terms of the 2015 nuclear deal negotiated by former President Barack Obama, and says the U.S. has extended the sanctions relief given to the Islamic republic in exchange for curbs on its ...

U.S. Navy redesigning its submarines to accommodate women

Apr 19, 2017

U.S. Navy redesigning its submarines to accommodate women

Every submarine in the U.S. fleet was designed with the height, reach and strength of men in mind, from the way valves are placed to how display screens are angled. That’s going to change. With women now serving aboard submarines, defense contractor Electric Boat ...

Apr 19, 2017

U.S. Raptors intercept two Russian Bear bombers off Alaska's coast

The U.S. military says it intercepted two Russian bombers in international airspace off Alaska’s coast. Navy Cmdr. Gary Ross, a Pentagon spokesman, says a pair of F-22 Raptor aircraft intercepted the Russian TU-95 Bear bombers on Monday. Ross says the intercept was “safe and ...

North Korea threatens to launch missile tests 'every week'

Apr 18, 2017

North Korea threatens to launch missile tests 'every week'

North Korea has threatened to launch missile tests “every week,” keeping up its drumbeat as Vice President Mike Pence arrived in Japan with a renewed security commitment designed to soothe nerves over Pyongyang’s atomic weapons program. The North, which is intent on developing a ...