Terror Plotter Padilla Gets New 21-Year Sentence Convicted terrorism plotter Jose Padilla was handed a new prison sentence Tuesday of 21 years after a federal appeals court ruled his original 17-year sentence was too lenient.
Military Bomb Sniffing Dog Retires With Full Military HonorsEddie sniffed out IEDs and other explosives during a five-year stint in Afghanistan, he will be reunited with his first handler.
VIDEO: Cargo Plane Crash Near Kabul, Afghanistan Caught On Camera
CBS News: Petraeus Mistress Warned Gen. Allen That Kelley Was 'A Seductress'Sources tell CBS News that David Petraeus’ mistress warned Gen. John Allen that Tampa socialite Jill Kelley was a “seductress.”
Pentagon: Top US Afghan Commander Under Investigation For Alleged 'Inappropriate Communications' With Petraeus WhistleblowerThe Pentagon said Tuesday that the top American commander in Afghanistan, Gen. John Allen, is under investigation for alleged "inappropriate communications" with Kelley.
Opinion: Our Veterans Should Not Be At Risk In Fiscal Cliff NegotiationsWhen the deal is being made to change the tax rates and cut the deficit we must remember to keep our commitment to our veterans.
Opinion: A Mad, Personal-Attacking, Interrupting Obama Loses Third Presidential DebateRomney won this debate in more ways than one – most impressively due to his dignified style.
Pastor Terry Jones Denied Canadian Entry To Attend Anti-Islamic ForumControversial Florida Pastor Terry Jones is considering legal action after he and his brother-in-law were denied entry into Canada to attend a forum on an anti-Islamic video.
Opinion: Romney's Move To The Middle Is Nothing More Than Baseless RhetoricWhy is Mitt Romney, the severely Conservative candidate for president, all of a sudden moving to the middle?
Opinion: Obama’s Afghan Surge FailedWith the situation getting worse on the ground Obama has ended the surge just in time for the election in November. Taliban and related attacks against NATO powers were approximately 2,700 in August of 2009 when Obama made his contrary-to-campaign promised-move to step up the nation’s military assistance in Afghanistan. Three years later, in August of 2012, there were more attacks – nearly 3,000.
Not In Romney Speech: Afghanistan, Social Security Social Security. Medicare. Iraq. Afghanistan. Illegal immigration. They're all costly to taxpayers and the next president presumably will have to address them to one degree or another. Yet GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney made no mention of those issues Thursday in his wide-ranging acceptance speech that closed the Republican National Convention.
Opinion: National Security Shouldn't Get Lost In This CampaignOur economy is on a slow recovery – slower than anyone wants. But the lack of serious discussion about national security and the world we live in is troubling.