Fort Meade Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Fort Meade.

Results 1 - 20 of 52 in Fort Meade

  1. Dierks Bentley gives pop-up performance on the streets of AnnapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | WTVF Nashville

    No, he wasn't seeking tips. Rather, the singer gave fans a surprise pop-up live performance of his hit "I Hold On" near Fort Meade as part of Vevo's GO Show series.

    Comment?

  2. 40 year ago, a disgruntled Army private landed a stolen helicopter on the White House lawnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Alabama Live

    Long before a series of breaches brought attention to White House security, a disgruntled Army private managed to steal a helicopter and land on the building's south lawn two separate times. On Feb. 17, 1974, PFC Robert Preston, 20, stole an unarmed UH-1 Iroquois helicopter from Fort Meade, Maryland.

    Comment?

  3. At White House, a long line of unexpected guestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | The Age

    ... several men have tried to pierce the White House perimeter by air. An Army private stole a helicopter from Fort Meade in 1974 and flew it to the White House, where he landed on the South Lawn, took off again, and then returned. Secret Service ...

    Comment?

  4. The Weirdest White House Security BreachesThe Secret Servicea s recent ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | New York Magazine

    ... program to become a U.S. Army pilot, so he did what anyone would do: he stole a helicopter from Maryland's Fort Meade, and flew it to the White House just to prove he could. In 1974, Preston led police helicopters on an hour-long chase, and ... 28 comments

  5. Special Notice - 70-- 70 - Update/Maintain Computer Aided Dispatch...Read the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | Hispanic Business

    Army Contracting Command, MICC MICC - Fort Meade Solicitation: W91QF6-14-T-0054 Special Notice NAICS code for this procurement is 511210 and the small business size standard is 38671-2010. The procurement will be conducted on a sole source basis in accordance with the authority of FAR 13.106-1 .

    Comment?

  6. Chelsea Manning sues for transgender medical treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | CNN

    ... have received up to 90 years. Here, Manning is escorted away from his Article 32 hearing on February 23, 2012, at Fort Meade, Maryland. Manning was convicted in July on 20 of the 22 charges against him, including violations of the U.S. Espionage ...

    Comment?

  7. Fort Meade: Soldiers' Chorus vocalist a fixture at Fort MeadeRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... Band's annual holiday concert, the audience cheered and nearly all rose to their feet. "My parents attended the Fort Meade concert and my mother commented afterward that she could listen to Victor Cenales sing all day," said Maj. Dwayne S. Milburn , ...

    Comment?

  8. DOD communications: Bringing it all togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Federal Computer Week

    ... let industry help DOD develop UC via the private cloud. And so after the luncheon, Krieger said, he would head to Fort Meade to meet with NSA officials for the fourth time to hash out the RFP's details. Douglas Wiltsie, head of the Army's Program ...

    Comment?

  9. US Army Standing Up Cyber Brigade, Possible Cyber BranchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | DefenceTalk News

    ... a new career management field for cyber warriors, which will be referred to as CMF 17. This conference at Fort Meade included key stakeholders from Fort Gordon, the intelligence field and the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center at Fort Leavenworth, ...

    Comment?

  10. Army standing up cyber brigade, possible cyber branchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | The United States Army

    ... a new career management field for cyber warriors, which will be referred to as CMF 17. This conference at Fort Meade included key stakeholders from Fort Gordon, the intelligence field and the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center at Fort Leavenworth, ...

    Comment?

  11. Yuppers! That, poser patriotism, 'Support the Troops'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... working with groups like the USO to provide food aid to families affiliated with nearby military bases like Fort Meade. She says, so far, they've used their mobile food pantry to distributed more than 200,000 pounds of food to military families. ...

    Comment?

  12. Khalid Sheikh Mohammed lawyer wants details of FBI investigationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... his relationship with client Khalid Sheikh Mohammed of Kuwait. The proceedings are video streamed to a room at Fort Meade for journalists. "It is an extremely extraordinary and singular thing that the FBI tried to invade my defense camp, and it's ...

    Comment?

  13. Gitmo judge rules 9/11 suspect be tried with othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | The Nation

    For news details visit : For news details Read on : Gitmo judge rules 9/11 suspect be tried with others FORT MEADE, Md : A military judge ruled on Wednesday that one of the men accused of plotting the Sept.

    Comment?

  14. Greene to be laid to arrest at Arlington National CemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... science from the University of Southern California. He lived in recent years at Aberdeen Proving Ground and at Fort Meade . In a note to thank the Aberdeen Chapter of the Association of the U.S. Army for sending him care packages in February, he ...

    Comment?

  15. Army judge orders five 9/11 defendants to be tried togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... on this issue," he said in a rare bench ruling from the Guantanamo prison courtroom, simulcast for the media at Fort Meade military base in Maryland. "I've thought about it extensively. The government's request for reconsideration is granted." Last ...

    Comment?

  16. Fight brews over separate trial for 9/11 suspectRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... would delay arguments on their motion to sever their client's case. The hearing is being shown in a video feed at Fort Meade.

    Comment?

  17. Judge weighs recombining trials for 9/11 suspectsRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... for Binalshibh. The hearing will reconvene Wednesday afternoon at the earliest. The hearing was shown by video at Fort Meade, near Baltimore.

    Comment?

  18. Death of U.S. general in Kabul hits home at Aberdeen Proving GroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... laugh with people. He could laugh at himself." Greene lived in recent years at Aberdeen Proving Ground and at Fort Meade . In a note to thank the Aberdeen Chapter of the Association of the U.S. Army for sending him care packages in February, he ...

    Comment?

  19. Lawyer for suspect in USS Cole attack probes attitudes of new trial judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | Prince George Citizen

    ... hearing in Cuba was the first before Spath. The Associated Press covered the hearing by watching a video feed at Fort Meade, near Baltimore. Kammen probed Spath's views on the death penalty, since al-Nashiri could face the death penalty if ...

    Comment?

  20. If You Teach Them, They Will Get JobsRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | Black Engineer

    ... Some IT leaders call the tristate area the Silicon Valley of Cybersecurity, with Cyber Command and the NSA at Fort Meade, plus a host of federal agencies and contractors. DAS succeeds because it brings IT education to potential students on their ...

    Comment?