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