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Modern Warfare

Who Wins Wars?

David Sable | Posted 01.26.2013 | Media
David Sable

Who wins wars? More importantly -- can a war, today, really be won? In the "old days," war was simple... populations were smaller, weapons were less...

Andrea Stone

The Biggest Airport Security Threat Still Out There | Andrea Stone | Posted 08.06.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The video is graphic. Machine-gun toting terrorists emerge from an elevator and move methodically through the busy airport terminal, mow...

Norway Massacre Suspect Originally Planned 3 Bombings

AP | KARL RITTER and JULIA GRONNEVET | Posted 06.19.2012 | World

OSLO, Norway — Anders Behring Breivik knew it would take practice to be able to slaughter dozens of people before being shot by police. In a chi...

The Crash and Burn Future of Robot Warfare

Nick Turse | Posted 03.17.2012 | Politics
Nick Turse

Over the last decade, a more-is-better mentality has led to increased numbers of drones. Drones may be effective in terms of generating body counts, but they appear to be even more successful in generating animosity and creating enemies.

Red Cross: Gamers Safe From War Crimes Prosecution

AP | Posted 12.08.2011 | Weird News

(ASSOCIATED PRESS) GENEVA -- Gamers worried their actions on the virtual battlefield could land them at the Hague war crimes tribunal can relax. Th...

The Age of the Killer Robot Has Arrived: Meet America's Newest G.I.s

Johann Hari | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Johann Hari

Why take a risk with your soldier's life, if he can stay in Arlington and kill in Kandahar? Think of it as War 4.0.

Modern Warfare 2 Homophobic Joke Attracts Even More Controversy

Telegraph | Published: 11:07AM GMT 08 Dec 2009 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 looks set to attract more controversy after a homophobic joke was found in the game. During the early stages of the gam...

In Afghanistan, Fighting The Last War

The Seminal | Jason Rosenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

One of the toughest criticisms leveled at our military leadership, commander-and-chief on down, is that we are always fighting the last war. I believe...