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Robotics seen as growth area for Defense Department

Policy needs to catch up with technology, panelists say; funding also a challenge.

Forward Observer: Enron on the Potomac

The Pentagon’s accounting practices are unlikely to improve until a panel of outside financial experts is appointed to help.

Border agency weighs options to handle surge in detainees

U.S. Customs and Border Protection mulls setting up "detention barges" at sea.

Records on active-duty military included in stolen VA data

The personal information of up to 50,000 National Guard, Reserve and Navy personnel could be at risk.

Lawmakers assail DHS personnel, grants practices

Members of House committee ask Chertoff how the department would handle decreased appropriations for its personnel reforms.

DHS trade processing system lacks realistic goals, GAO says

Agency says it will align and define program goals, benefits, business results and performance measures by July 1.

DHS seeks to better serve disaster victims with disabilities

Council working to ensure announcements in emergency shelters reach people who do not hear or see, among other things.

Pentagon to automate personnel management systems

One computerized system will make salary and benefits details easily accessible.

New Coast Guard chief discusses lessons learned from Katrina

Adm. Thad Allen says government is making progress establishing clear lines of command and communication for disaster response.

Army brass defies a costly trend by cutting London trip

Canceling travel is one of many penny-pinching moves the service plans to take until emergency spending bill is enacted.