Army veteran, family receive new house from Operation Finally Home

By Marialuisa Rincon, mrincon@chron.com, Photo: Michael Minasi, Staff Photographer / Houston Chronicle Chron.com - U.S. Army Sgt. John Kadleck was a little more than a week from finishing his last deployment in Afghanistan’s Korangal Valley when his unit began taking fire from the Taliban and tribal forces . While under attack from the enemy forces in … Continue reading Army veteran, family receive new house from Operation Finally Home

Chinese stole Navy warfare plans

China hacked a Navy contractor and secured a trove of highly sensitive data on submarine warfare   China's sole operating aircraft carrier leaves Dalian in northeast China for sea trials last month. (Li Gang/Xinhua/AP) By Ellen Nakashima and Paul Sonne -Email the author, The Washington Post Chinese government hackers have compromised the computers of a Navy contractor, stealing massive … Continue reading Chinese stole Navy warfare plans

D-Day: Five things to know on the 74th anniversary

David Vincent, AP Shelby Fleig, USA TODAY, Wednesday marked the 74th anniversary of World War II’s D-Day: the largest invasion by air, land and sea in history. More than 5,000 ships, 11,000 airplanes and 150,000 soldiers from the U.S., Britain and Canada stormed the Nazi-occupied French beaches of Normandy in a deadly surprise attack in World War II. Large events … Continue reading D-Day: Five things to know on the 74th anniversary

Texas National Guard Deploys Troops To Texas-Mexico Border

By Sydney Greene, The Texas Tribune, April 6, 2018 In response to President Donald Trump's call earlier this week to mobilize the U.S. military for border protection, the Texas National Guard deployed a handful of troops to the Texas-Mexico border on Friday evening, with plans to send 250 more in the next 72 hours. "As early as tomorrow, notifications will go out … Continue reading Texas National Guard Deploys Troops To Texas-Mexico Border