- Gates 'not optimistic' about Ukraine solutions Updated: Mar-05-14 7:28 am
- NC native hired for McCrory job as DC director Updated: Feb-26-14 6:28 pm
- Retired Robert Gates enjoys Skagit County home Updated: Feb-25-14 12:58 pm
- Hagel declines to reopen Medal of Honor case Updated: Feb-21-14 7:37 pm
- Ex-US defense chiefs back medal for WWII's OSS Updated: Feb-10-14 7:37 am
WASHINGTON - Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates says he's "not optimistic" about a quick solution to the rift between the West and Russia over Ukraine.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Gov. Pat McCrory's administration has hired a North Carolina native and lawyer with extensive experience on Capitol Hill to become the governor's chief advocate before the federal government.
MOUNT VERNON, Washington - Robert Gates and his wife Becky took a road trip last summer, driving from their home in Skagit County to Glacier National Park in Montana. For many, that would be a typical summer vacation, but for the Gateses, it was remarkable.
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.