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China’s Building Stealth Fighters Faster and Faster

Sixth J-20 prototype takes off<p>The first prototype for China’s J-20 stealth fighter appeared in blurry photos in December 2010. Almost exactly four …

Inside The New Stealth Arsenal

A top secret class of autonomous drones is changing the way war is waged<p>On May 2, 2011, an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV)—locked in a steady, predawn orbit above a residential compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan—transmitted live video of an unfolding military raid to a laptop in the White House …

The Air Force's Stealth Cruise Missile Just Got Even More Stealthy

In order to keep its pilots out of enemy cross-hairs but still be able to deliver devastating strikes against hardened bunkers, the USAF has spent …

Taiwan Navy Takes Delivery of First Stealth ‘Carrier Killer’ Corvette

Taiwanese Navy corvette Tuo Jiang<p>The Republic of China Navy has taken delivery of what could be the first of a new class of stealth corvettes, …

Newest U.S. Stealth Fighter ‘10 Years Behind’ Older Jets

America’s $400 billion, top-of-the-line aircraft can’t see the battlefield all that well. Which means it’s actually worse than its predecessors at …

Ex-L.A. Unified teacher wins $3.35 million after firing from JROTC job

After Archie Roundtree and Gerardo Loera clashed at John H. Francis Polytechnic High School in Sun Valley, their careers quickly diverged. Roundtree lost his job and his teaching certification. Loera rose to become chief academic officer for the<p>Los Angeles Unified School District, the nation's …

Education

How the U.S. Marines Do Air Combat Better Than the Air Force Does

Marines expand aggressors as Air Force cuts them<p>by DAVID AXE<p>The U.S. Air Force fancies itself America’s main practitioner of air dominance—that is, …

Pentagon Decides To Build An Even More Confused Littoral Combat Ship

The Littoral Combat Ship saga has been just another reminder of the Pentagon’s chaotic and illogical procurement strategy. Now, after studying …

Why the Pentagon Wants to Use Blimps for Missile Defense

Two radar-toting airships will fly over the U.S. east coast this spring as a test of the JLENS system.<p><b>The Pentagon caused a stir this week</b> by announcing plans to fly radar-carrying, 80-yard-long blimps in the skies above the Northeast United States this coming spring. It says this is part of a U.S. …

Military

Ticket to the White House set to cost at least $1bn

It is set to be one of the toughest US presidential races and certainly its most expensive. With 687 days to go to election day, the 2016 campaign is …

Obama’s Chef Exits White House — Here’s What He’ll Say if Asked What the President Likes to Eat

<i>Story by the Associated Press; curated by Oliver Darcy.</i><p>—<p>WASHINGTON (AP) — Political advisers, chiefs of staff, press secretaries and national security advisers have come and gone in the nearly six years Barack Obama has been president. Now, Obama’s personal chef is waving goodbye.<p>Sam Kass has been …

Rolly: Mike Lee has a new phone buddy: Barack Obama

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2014, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for …

President Obama's Hawaii vacation: Day 7

KANEOHE BAY, Hawaii (AP) — How President Barack Obama spent the seventh day of his family's holiday vacation in Hawaii on Friday:<p>— MORNING WORKOUT: Obama began his morning as he did many other days of his vacation by exercising at a gym at Marine Corps Base Hawaii. On the way back to the Kailua …

The Continental Divide

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