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US Spy Satellite

Top-Secret U.S. Satellite Blasts Off

AP | Posted 08.20.2012 | Science

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (AP) — The Air Force has launched a rocket from Cape Canaveral, Florida, carrying a top-secret satellite for the United Stat...

Cold War Spy Gear Put On Display In Ohio

Posted 01.30.2012 | Science

Tariq Malik, SPACE.com First Published 01/30/2012 07:41 AM EST A trio of once-secret U.S. spy satellites built to look down o...

Space Age Intervention in Syria

James Denselow | Posted 08.08.2011 | World
James Denselow

Releasing surveillance data to the global media is both a non-aggressive and responsible means of trying to hold Syria's actions to account.

WikiLeaks Cables Say Germany And U.S. Building Secret Spy Project

AP | MELISSA EDDY and MALIN RISING | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BERLIN — Germany's aerospace center denied Monday that it is working with the U.S. on a $270 million high-tech secret spy program, insisting tha...

America's Foreign Policy Diagnosed with ADHD (ADD)

Michael B. Laskoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael B. Laskoff

I know three things about ADHD (ADD) for certain. First, Michael Phelps has it; his mom has been good enough to use her media platform in places like ...

Administration Set To Use New Spy Program In U.S.

Washington Post | Spencer Hsu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Bush administration said yesterday that it plans to start using the nation's most advanced spy technology for domestic purposes soon, rebuffing ch...

Was The Military's Shooting Of Satellite A Veiled Test Of Space Weaponry?

New York Times | THOM SHANKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Videotape of the Navy mission to shoot down a dying spy satellite made available Thursday shows an interceptor missile ascending atop a bright trail o...

Missile Hits Dying US Spy Satellite

AP | ROBERT BURNS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — A Navy missile soaring 130 miles above the Pacific smashed a dying and potentially deadly U.S. spy satellite Wednesday and probably...

Missile Hits Dying US Spy Satellite

AP | ROBERT BURNS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — A Navy missile soaring 130 miles above the Pacific smashed a dying and potentially deadly U.S. spy satellite Wednesday and probably...

Pentagon's Attempt To Shoot Down Spy Satellite Could Cost $60M

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The attempt by the U.S. Navy to use an anti-missile missile to shoot down a potentially hazardous satellite will cost between $40 million and $60 mill...

Disabled Spy Satellite Threatens Earth

AP | EILEEN SULLIVAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — A large U.S. spy satellite has lost power and could hit the Earth in late February or early March, government officials said Saturd...

AF General: Spy Satellite Could Hit US

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The U.S. military is developing contingency plans to deal with the possibility that a large spy satellite expected to fall to Earth...