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Tech Hates Trump. What Does That Mean For the Pentagon?

An open letter from Silicon Valley leaders suggests a GOP victory would scuttle Ash Carter’s outreach effort.

A woman places a candle during a vigil to honor victims of the Bastille Day tragedy in Nice, France, in Sydney, Australia on Friday.

'A Sad Day for France, for Europe' — World Leaders React to the Attack in Nice

"Our sympathy is with the victims, and our solidarity with the French people."

The KC-46A Pegasus connected in flight with an F-16 Fighting Falcon on July 8 and a C-17 Globemaster III on July 12.

After Delay, New Air Force Tanker Successfully Refuels C-17

The Boeing-made plane, with some new hardware, successfully refueled a C-17 during a test Tuesday night.

Syrian refugee Ahmad Alabood gets on a bus following English class at Della Lamb Community Services in Kansas City, Mo. in June.

Meeting Refugee Goals

The U.S. is more than halfway toward meeting its target of admitting 10,000 Syrian refugees by the end of the fiscal year. The number represents about 0.2 percent of the 4.8 million Syrian refugees worldwide.

Researchers inserted DNA from the golden silk orb-weaver spider (Nephila clavipes) into silkworms.

The Army is Testing Genetically Engineered Spider Silk for Body Armor

Inserting spider DNA into silkworms yields a tough fabric that’s far more flexible than Kevlar.

Chelsea Manning's Suicide Attempt

Her legal team has confirmed that the U.S. Army whistle-blower tried to kill herself last week. Manning tweeted that she is OK.

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter spoke to troops in Baghdad Monday.

The U.S. Fight Against ISIS in Iraq

Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced the deployment of an additional 560 troops to aid in the fight against the group.

Rep. Ruben Gallego, D-Ariz., is leading a fight to maintain the current system.

House, Senate Disagree Over Veterans’ Preference

The upper chamber wants to limit preferential treatment, but a House bill would prohibit changes to the long-standing practice.

The Bahamas' Government is Warning Travelers to the US to Use 'Extreme Caution' Around Police

Advisory comes in the wake of killings of black males by police and the fatal shooting by a sniper of five police officers in Dallas.

A bomb disposal robot inspects the area surrounding a armored van in Texas in June.

Military Robotics Makers See a Future for Armed Police Robots

As military-grade robotics get cheaper and more capable, someone will arm them and put them on American streets.

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