Wednesday, July 17
- Hagel orders HQ staff funding cut 20 percent
- Despite Pentagon claims, Marine colonel sought in Benghazi investigation not yet retired
- Congressman: Did politics ground Miramar Air Show?
- Kingpin capture shows role of U.S.-trained Mexican marines
- Cuba calls weapons on North Korean ship 'obsolete'
- N. Korea arms seizure could hurt U.S.-Cuba detente
- Disputes between Morsi, military led to Egypt coup
- Marine death under investigation following medical evacuation from aircraft carrier
- Gold Star spouses ask Congress for relief from 'widow's tax'
- On-base same-sex weddings expected to increase after DOMA ruling
- Workers restoring second-oldest military cemetery
- Al-Qaida branch confirms its No. 2 killed in Yemen
- Marine museum to honor war horse with monument
- Experts want to help troops improve finances, avoid scams
- Former Marine convicted in Miramar bribery scheme
Start your day with a roundup of top defense news.
1Sources: Marine Kyle Carpenter will receive MoH for heroism in Afghanistan
2Fundraiser identifies Marine pilot killed in crash
3Sources: Marine Kyle Carpenter will receive MoH for heroism in Afghanistan
4Fundraiser identifies Marine pilot killed in crash
5Two EOD techs take fall for Pendleton mishap that killed four
- EOD expert: We have seen the future of warfare, and it’s the IED
- Marine Corps discharges captain tied to sniper scandal
- Gen. “Mad Dog” Mattis just gave what may be the most motivating speech of all time