Google Employees Demand Company Stop Work On U.S. Military ProjectOver 3,000 employees at Google have signed an open letter to the company's leadership urging them to drop out of the Pentagon's project to equip drones with artificial intelligence.
Leaked Pentagon Document Suggests Russia Is Building 'Doomsday Torpedo' To Hit Coastal CitiesThe Russian government is reportedly developing a city-killing torpedo, called Kanyon, that would allegedly leave a country's coastline uninhabitable for decades.
Transgender People Free To Enlist In US Military From 2018 After Court RulingA federal judge on Monday declined the US government's request to put on hold an order allowing transgender individuals to join the military beginning in January.
Trump Tells Mattis To Indefinitely Ban Transgender RecruitsPresident Donald Trump on Friday directed the Pentagon to extend indefinitely a ban on transgender individuals joining the military, but he appeared to leave open the possibility of allowing some already in uniform to remain.
Pentagon: U.S. Dropped Largest Non-Nuclear Bomb In AfghanistanThe Pentagon says U.S. forces in Afghanistan dropped the military's largest non-nuclear bomb on an Islamic State target in Afghanistan.
Trump To Nominate Retired Gen. James Mattis To Lead PentagonPresident-elect Donald Trump said Thursday he will nominate retired Gen. James Mattis to be his defense secretary, making the announcement at a post-election victory rally in Cincinnati.
Obama Denies Payment To Iran Was Ransom, Dismisses Concerns Of Rigged ElectionPresident Barack Obama vigorously denied on Thursday that a $400 million cash payment to Iran was ransom to secure the release of four Americans jailed in Tehran.
Pentagon Ends Ban On Transgender Troops In MilitaryTransgender people will be allowed to serve openly in the U.S. military, the Pentagon announced Thursday.