- CIA accused: Senator sees torture probe meddling Updated: Mar-11-14 6:35 pm
- SC Republicans ask Haley to help keep MOX open Updated: Mar-11-14 3:07 pm
- Rick Wade drops out of SC Senate race Updated: Mar-06-14 12:49 pm
- Senate set to vote on military sexual assault bill Updated: Mar-05-14 6:52 pm
- US taking steps to help NATO allies in Europe Updated: Mar-05-14 3:08 pm
- US, Europeans try to rally Western front vs Russia Updated: Mar-03-14 11:16 pm
- Big or small, spending-cut efforts hit roadblocks Updated: Mar-03-14 3:54 am
- Congress signals tough fight for Pentagon plan Updated: Feb-25-14 4:49 pm
- Dozens of veterans priorities rolled into 1 bill Updated: Feb-24-14 4:52 pm
- Graham starts re-election campaign in earnest Updated: Feb-23-14 10:47 am
- Documents: Judgments random in military sex-crimes Updated: Feb-10-14 5:38 pm
WASHINGTON - In an extraordinary public accusation, the head of the Senate Intelligence Committee declared on Tuesday that the CIA interfered with and then tried to intimidate a congressional investigation into the agency's possible use of torture in terror probes during the Bush administration.
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Several Republicans have asked South Carolina's governor to explore possible legal action to avoid the closure of a multi-billion dollar project to turn weapons-grade plutonium into commercial nuclear reactor fuel.
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Democrat Rick Wade has dropped his bid for the South Carolina U.S. Senate seat held by Republican Tim Scott.
WASHINGTON - The Senate is heading for a showdown over contentious legislation to curb sexual assaults in the military by taking away the authority of senior commanders to prosecute rapes and other serious offenses.
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration took steps Wednesday to support the defenses of U.S. allies in Europe in response to Russia's takeover of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula.
WASHINGTON - The U.S and major allies strained on Monday to rally a strong Western front to persuade Russia to step back from a military takeover of Ukraine's strategic Crimea region. But several acknowledged there are few options beyond already-threatened economic and diplomatic penalties, and critics said administration efforts were too little, too late after years of pressing for friendlier relations with Moscow.
WASHINGTON - The budget gurus in Congress have failed for years to find a grand bargain to reduce the government's long-term debt, so this year they decided to go small. Just 1 percentage point would be shaved from the annual cost-of-living increase in military pensions for veterans under age 62.
WASHINGTON - Lawmakers signaled a difficult battle ahead for the Obama administration's plan to dramatically overhaul the nation's military, voicing opposition Tuesday to proposed cuts in benefit packages, long-standing weapons programs and bases that mean money and jobs across America.
WASHINGTON - It's hard to vote against veterans these days.
ROCK HILL, South Carolina - U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham has begun his campaign for re-election in earnest, opening a half-dozen campaign offices across South Carolina this week.
TOKYO - At U.S. military bases in Japan, most service members found culpable in sex crimes in recent years did not go to prison, according to internal Department of Defense documents. Instead, in a review of hundreds of cases filed in America's largest overseas military installation, offenders were fined, demoted, restricted to their bases or removed from the military.