Jerry Ludgate

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Next-gen drone technology buzz for U.S. Special Operations at AUSA

The Annual United States Army Meeting land warfare exhibition was the stage for many companies vying to win the opportunity to place their tech in U.S. Special Operations.<p>As the event drew to a close, the scoreboard was clear: Those betting on Boomerangs, Flyers and Pumas to be at the forefront …

Ford sees upside, takes on Toyota for global sales lead

Business News<p>How you view Ford’s third-quarter profit will likely depend on how you count the numbers. Despite a sharp decline, Detroit’s second-largest maker is proclaiming the earnings a “significant” success.<p>Indeed, Ford Motor Co. sees plenty of upside for the year so far, announcing that it has …

Gap Clothing Chain Founders Were Behind California 'Dark Money' Campaign

WASHINGTON -- Well-known corporate chiefs funded illegal "dark money" contributions to groups in the Koch brothers' political network that were involved in Thursday's record campaign finance settlement in California, according to settlement documents.<p>Members of the Fisher family, founders of the …

Each U.S. Troop in Afghanistan Costs $2.1 Million

Though the Pentagon says it's a reflection of sending people and equipment home, investments in intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance remain high.<p>The average cost of each U.S. troop—that is, each military member—in Afghanistan will nearly double in the last year of the war to $2.1 million, …

Baylor Students' Gay Outreach: Make All Unmarried Sex Bad

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>In a move they hope will make Baylor University less discriminatory and more "Christian," the …