The contract that runs nearly everything at Arnold Engineering Development Complex has been reupped each year since 2003. But this time, the Air Force is thinking twice about how it handles its Tullahoma facility.Read more ›
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President Barack Obama’s plans to pull troops out of Afghanistan have generated a lot of reaction today-both good and bad. But Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander is noncommittal.Read more ›
Vanderbilt University is broadening an effort to collect the wartime stories of its alumnae.Read more ›
Legislation repealing the military’s “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy is currently moving through Congress. But one Tennessee Democrat is among critics who say Washington is acting too quickly to end the ban on gays serving openly in the military.Read more ›
Twenty of Tennessee’s service-members gave up their lives this past year, including for the first time a female from the National Guard.Read more ›
The general who oversaw the troop surge in Iraq says the number of detainees there has fallen dramatically in recent years. Speaking in Nashville, General David Petraeus also said political leaders have to find a way to combat terrorist recruitment over the Internet – the site of a “battle of ideas.”Read more ›