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Dempsey to be tapped as next Joint Chiefs head

Adm. Mike Mullen is set to step down in October.

A Brief Bounce

Why President Obama hasn’t gotten more lift from the death of Osama bin Laden.

Stimulus recipients owe $750 million in taxes

GAO report says that unpaid corporate taxes make up more than half the total.

Gates: Avoiding talk of cuts is 'managerial cowardice'

Outgoing Defense head says the military must determine what is essential -- and then be honest about the consequences of cuts.

OMB launches pilot projects to crack down on improper payments

Federal agencies will work with state and local communities to prevent and recover erroneous payments.

Cartwright said to be passed over for top military post

The general did not actively lobby for the chairman's job but would have been happy to undertake the post, friends say.


Federal intelligence workforce must shed jobs, experts say

After a decade of hiring growth, budget realities now mean the intelligence community will have to downsize, a task force says.

Obama orders shift to alternate fuel vehicles in federal fleet

By the end of 2015, all new vehicles must be hybrid or electric, or run on compressed natural gas or biofuel.

Nuclear industry faces regulatory setback

NRC will delay approval of the most popular reactor design.

Pentagon moves on new long-range bomber

Three contractors are expected to battle for the $55 billion order.