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Jun 04 2023
'Sonic boom' caused by Department of Defense flight makes loud sound throughout DMV
BALTIMORE - An authorized Department of Defense flight caused a loud boom in Maryland, Virginia and Washington D.C.
The Annapolis Office of Emergency Management said the flight created a sonic boom.
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Jun 02 2023
Defense Department nixes drag shows on military bases in wake of manufactured moral panic
Now that we’re basing key policy decisions on whatever right-wing cable channels think will scare your grandma into buying more apocalyptic pancake mix, drag shows have found their way into the spotlight. And, naturally, there’s a furor surrounding this venerable art form—because that’s just how Americans react to things they know nothing about and don’t understand these days. Well, now theDaily Kos
Jun 04 2023
Sonic boom from Department of Defense aircraft jars residents in DMV area; DoD confirms no threat to public
A thunderous explosion heard across the Washington Metropolitan area on Sunday afternoon was a sonic boom from a Department of Defense aircraft, according to officials. Rattled residents took to Twitter to report hearing some sort of explosion in the area at around 3 p.m. on Sunday. "There is no threat at this time," the DC Homeland Security & Emergency Management said in a tweet regardingNBC News (Online)
Feb 11 2023
FAA closes airspace in Montana to 'support Department of Defense activities'
The Federal Aviation Administration announced Saturday it has issued a temporary flight restriction over a portion of Montana shortly after an unidentified object was shot down over Canada. "The FAA closed some airspace in Montana to support Department of Defense activities," the FAA told Fox News Digital in a statement on Saturday evening. The airspace being closed down is in the area aroundFox News (Online News)
Jun 05 2023
Trump lawyers visit Justice Department
Lawyers defending Donald Trump in an investigation related to his handling of highly sensitive national security documents were spotted entering the Justice Department on Monday, as special counsel Jack Smith appears to be approaching a charging decision in the matter. CBS observed the attorneys, including Evan Corcoran and Lindsey Halligan, entering DOJ’s offices late Monday morning. ThePolitico
Apr 06 2023
Defense Department mistakenly detains hotel guest after going to wrong room in training exercise
A guest at a Boston hotel was mistakenly detained during a federal training exercise late Tuesday after participants went to the wrong room, the FBI said. The incident unfolded late Tuesday night during a Defense Department training exercise, the FBI said in a statement to NBC Boston. The agency did not reveal the identity of the person who was accidentally detained. A spokesperson with theNBC News (Online)
Jun 05 2023
Trump lawyers meet with Justice Department officials
Lawyers for former President Donald Trump were meeting with officials at the Department of Justice Monday, according to sources familiar with the matter. It was not immediately clear who Trump's lawyers were meeting with. Spokespeople for the special counsel and the Department of Justice declined to comment on the meeting. It comes after Trump's lawyers requested a meeting with AttorneyABC News (Online)
Mar 16 2023
Defense Department Spends $130,000 A Day On Unused Border Wall Materials: Report
The Department of Defense (DoD) reportedly spends about $130,000 a day on border wall materials that are sitting in storage.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) informed the Senate Armed Services Committee that the cancelation of the border wall contracts by the Biden administration in 2021 “left a variety of excess materials” and the “total costs to store, maintain, and secure allThe Daily Wire
Jun 07 2023
Two Cleveland Browns defensive players robbed of jewelry in stickup
BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Cleveland Browns coach Kevin Stefanski expressed relief that two of his defensive players were not physically harmed while being robbed at gunpoint by six masked men outside a downtown nightclub. According to Cleveland Police, the players had jewelry and a truck taken during the early morning stickup. Police redacted the names of the players in a field case report. However,MLive.com
Jun 06 2023
2 Browns Defensive Are Players Robbed Of Jewelry, Vehicle In Downtown Stickup
BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Cleveland Browns coach Kevin Stefanski expressed relief that two of his defensive players were not physically harmed while being robbed at gunpoint by six masked men outside a downtown nightclub. According to Cleveland Police, the players had jewelry and a truck taken during the early morning stickup. Police redacted the names of the players in a field case report. However,The Intelligencer