Retired Colonel Accused Of Conspiring To Defraud Air Force
Federal prosecutors say Col. Gerard Mangis used it to enrich himself, allegedly conspiring with a co-defendant to defraud the Air Force of more than $200,000.
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Anchorage Daily News
The last casualties: As a long war ends, risks are still real
Marine Lance Cpl. Paul Shupert, 22, waits to be carried off the C-17 after its arrival at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland.
Air Force Times
Ex-Pa. Air Guard officer held in no-show pay scam
A colonel retired from an Air National Guard unit at Pittsburgh International Airport has been arrested on charges he created a no-show military job for a civilian contractor he befriended who, in turn, helped the colonel receive additional pay for days he didn't work.
5 things you need to know Wednesday
Asteroid to whiz by Earth An asteroid named 2014 DX110 passes relatively close to Earth today - 217,000 miles away - but should be no danger.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Kerry heads to Ukraine as West ponders sanctions
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, right, shakes hands with Palestinian lead negotiator Saeb Erekat, left as Kerry departs Andrews Air Force Base, Md., en route to Ukraine on Monday night, March 3, 2014.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
The Huffington Post
Relax Everybody, Nobody Is A '2016 Frontrunner' Yet
I don't know if it was the anticipation of being snowed in today, or the zany highs of award season reaching their peak with last night's Academy Awards ceremony, but this past weekend was a looney-tune time for Washington's professional 2016 Speculasturbators.
Snow Blinds Washington - Hold Your Questions, Please
A pedestrian pauses to take a photograph, right, of the White House in Washington, D.C., on March 3, 2014.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Stars and Stripes
For some young recruits, the US military is the family business
Pfc. Maeyamonique P. Barnes, a military police officer with the 425th Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team , 25th Infantry Division, and her dad, Staff Sgt.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Baltimore Sun
For some recruits, the military is the family business
John Pownall has served 20 years in the military, the last 12 as a recruiter for the Maryland National Guard.
The Washington Post
To an American in need, U.S. Embassy is a friend indeed
U.S. embassy officers don't wear capes or silly tights, but on more than one occasion, they've come to Steve Nelson's rescue.
Air & Space
Don't Cross That Line- page 3
Suddenly - whoosh! A trademark shape most of us encounter only in the movies or at airshows darts underneath the 100-knot pleasure craft, then carves a semi-circle in the sky in front of it.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Washington Post
Obama seeking $300 billion for roads, railways
President Barack Obama waves as he boards Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, en route to St. Paul, Minn.
Air Force Sgt. Harvey Holt and his canine partner, Jackson.
Air Force Sgt. Harvey Holt and his K-9 partner, Jackson, often slept outside the barracks in Iraq, sharing a sleeping bag, because Army soldiers were leery of the Belgian Malinois.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
The Miami Herald
Obama to announce two more manufacturing institutes
President Barack Obama boards Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base, Md. prior to traveling to Toluca, Mexico to participate in the seventh trilateral North American Leaders Summit Meeting.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Pentagon To Propose Shrinking Army, Scrapping Some Jets: Report
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel will propose on Monday a reduction in the size of the U.S. Army to its smallest size since before World War Two and scrapping a class of Air Force attack jets, the New York Times reported on Sunday.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
WAPT hires anchor Bert Case
Longtime television anchor Bert Case will soon be back on the air at a familiar location, WAPT-Channel 16. Case retired Jan. 31 from WLBT-Channel 3, just months short of his 40th anniversary with the station.
New politics shop aims to keep Obama, Dems in tune
In this Oct. 30, 2013, photo, David Simas, Deputy Senior Adviser for Communications and Strategy, left, and Rob Nabors, Deputy Chief of Staff accompany President Barack Obama to board Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., as he travels to Boston.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Christian Science Monitor
Obama apologizes to art historian. Why did he diss her discipline?
President Obama walks on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014 as he boards Marine One helicopter to Andrews Air Force Base, Md., for his trip to Mexico.
Obama's N. American agenda hits congressional drag
President Barack Obama heads into a summit with Mexican and Canadian leaders eager to engage on issues of trade and other neighbor-to-neighbor interests even as Congress is placing a drag on some of his top cross-border agenda items.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
The Huffington Post
White House Defends Stimulus Bill Against GOP Criticism
The White House says a costly spending bill President Barack Obama signed into law five years ago Monday was good for the economy and helped the U.S. avoid another Great Depression.