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Air Force Nuke Team Flunked Major Security Test: Report

AP | ROBERT BURNS | Posted 07.21.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — An Air Force security team's botched response to a simulated assault on a nuclear missile silo has prompted a blistering review fo...

A World Without Integrity

Victor Dorff | Posted 06.16.2014 | Education
Victor Dorff

Unfortunately, it might not take too much imagination for most students to envision such a world. To a large extent, for them, it's already here.

Air Force Fires Nuclear Commanders Involved In Cheating Scandal

AP | Posted 03.27.2014 | Politics

BY ROBERT BURNS, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — The Air Force fired nine mid-level nuclear commanders Thursday and will discipline dozens...

When Cheating Goes Nuclear

Pamela Meyer | Posted 03.31.2014 | Politics
Pamela Meyer

Whether in the military or society, the complicated art of learning plays second fiddle to test scores, GPAs, extracurricular activities, and other boxes on a long checklist that determines a child's trajectory in life.

Nuclear Titanic

Joe Cirincione | Posted 03.26.2014 | Politics
Joe Cirincione

Perhaps we need 50 or even 100 nuclear weapons. To be safe, perhaps we keep an active stockpile of 450 nuclear weapons, as nuclear experts recommended in a 2012 study. We have 5,000 today.

Nuke Commander: Air Force Scandals Leave Unit 'Brokenhearted'

AP | ROBERT BURNS | Posted 03.20.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Members of the Air Force nuclear missile unit hit with the double whammy of drug and cheating scandals are "brokenhearted," their ...

Nuclear Missile Launch Officers Implicated In Illegal Drug Investigation

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

BY ROBERT BURNS, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS F.E. WARREN AIR FORCE BASE, Wyo. (AP) — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel made a rare visit Thursday to an Air ...

Nuclear Missile Unit Fails Key Security Test

AP | ROBERT BURNS | Posted 10.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — An Air Force unit that operates one-third of the nation's land-based nuclear missiles has failed a safety and security inspection, ...

Lee Speigel

When Military Lost Contact With Nuclear Missiles, Air Force Technicians Reportedly Spotted A UFO

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

In Washington last September, six former Air Force officers and a former enlisted man stepped forward to say that they'd seen or had been directly inv...