- Former Defense Secretary Panetta gets Truman Award Updated: Mar-11-14 6:53 am
- Hagel declines to reopen Medal of Honor case Updated: Feb-21-14 7:37 pm
- Email shows effort to shield bin Laden photos Updated: Feb-10-14 7:22 pm
- Ex-US defense chiefs back medal for WWII's OSS Updated: Feb-10-14 7:37 am
INDEPENDENCE, Missouri - Former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta has been named recipient of the 2014 Harry S. Truman Good Neighbor award.
WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says he will not reopen a Medal of Honor nomination for Marine Sgt. Rafael Peralta, killed in the Iraq war in 2004.
WASHINGTON - A newly-released email shows that 11 days after the killing of terror leader Osama bin Laden in 2011, the U.S. military's top special operations officer ordered subordinates to destroy any photographs of the al-Qaida founder's corpse or turn them over to the CIA.