U.S. Official: About 4,000 More US Troops To Go To AfghanistanThe Pentagon will send almost 4,000 additional American forces to Afghanistan, a Trump administration official told the AP on Thursday, hoping to break a stalemate in a war that has now passed to a third U.S. commander in chief. The deployment will be the largest of American manpower under Donald Trump’s young presidency.
US Shoots Down Mock Warhead Over PacificThe Pentagon says it has shot down a mock warhead over the Pacific in a success for America's missile defense program.
Pentagon: ISIS Leader In Afghanistan Killed In RaidThe ISIS leader in Afghanistan, Sheikh Abdul Hasib, was killed in an April 27 raid conducted by Afghan special security forces and US troops, Afghan and US authorities said Sunday.
Official: Chinese Warship Stole US Underwater Drone Right In Front Of American Crew's EyesA US oceanographic vessel Thursday had its underwater drone stolen by a Chinese warship literally right in front of the eyes of the American crew, a US defense official told CNN Friday.
Pentagon Ends Transgender BanThe Pentagon said Thursday it was ending the ban on transgender people being able to serve openly in the U.S. military.
Pentagon Set To Lift Transgender BanThe Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials.
Pentagon Says Employee Is Suspect In Killings Of Police Officer, Another PersonAn Army staff sergeant assigned to the Pentagon was arrested on murder and other charges in the death of a police officer and another person, authorities said Sunday.
Foreign Policy Analyst Turzanski On Hagel Resignation: 'Obama Wants To Demonstrate He's Making Changes'Foreign policy analyst Ed Turzanski criticized the Obama administration for their handling of the resignation of Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, suggesting politics played a major role in the decision.
Stigall Show Log 10.14.14Chris discussed the latest on the battle against ISIL in Iraq and Syria, New York Time Columnist Paul Krugman's defense of President Obama, and the Catholic Church's recent statements on homosexuality. He talked to Dr. John Nagl at 7:00 and Eagles General Howie Roseman at 8:20.
New Jersey Could See Nearly $78M In Pentagon Civilian CutsThe Pentagon says New Jersey could face nearly $78 million in Defense Department civilian payroll cuts if automatic government spending cuts kick in March 1.
Stigall Show Log 1.24.13Chris reviews Hillary Clinton's testimony before Congress about the 9/11 Benghazi attacks, previews Manti Te'o's interview with Katie Couric, and assesses New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's latest turn against President Obama. He also talks to Adam Kredo from the Washington Free Beacon.
Opinion: Even On 9/11 Obama And Romney Can't Resist Political AttacksThe 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.