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National Intelligence director blasts Snowden leaks at Tampa conference

National Intelligence director blasts Snowden leaks at Tampa conference

A day after the Washington Post and The Guardian newspapers won a Pulitzer prize for stories based on leaks provided by former NSA contract worker Edward Snowden, the Director of National Intelligence blasted Snowden, saying he risked lives and cost ...
Published: 04/15/14

Defense Intelligence Agency creates new training center at MacDill

The Defense Intelligence Agency has created a new training and development center for its 2,000 personnel at MacDill Air Force Base, which is the first of many agency satellite learning centers around the globe.
Published: 04/15/14
Congressmen have questions for Holder in Jill Kelley leak

Congressmen have questions for Holder in Jill Kelley leak

Jill Kelley, whose complaint about cyberstalking led to the discovery of a CIA sex scandal, said she is grateful for support being shown by two Republican congressmen upset that the Justice Department won’t investigate who leaked her name to t...
Published: 04/14/14
Shooting event kicks off military intelligence symposium

Shooting event kicks off military intelligence symposium

Jim Bower squeezes the trigger of an AK-47, sending 7.62 mm rounds from the world’s most popular rifle flying at a target 10 meters away.
Published: 04/13/14

Hill: Dog Tag Heroes of St. Pete dedicated to veterans

No doubt Kismet played a major role in our meeting.
Published: 04/13/14
GEOINT intelligence event expected to boost business locally

GEOINT intelligence event expected to boost business locally

TAMPA — Some of the nation's top spies and military leaders, along with about 4,000 others in the defense, intelligence and homeland security communities, are descending on Tampa this week for a symposium being billed by organizers as “th...
Published: 04/13/14
Tampa VA hospital’s $56 million center almost ready

Tampa VA hospital’s $56 million center almost ready

Spread out over more than 170,000 square feet on two floors, the new Polytrauma and Rehabilitation Center at the James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital is a $56 million project four years in the making.
Published: 04/12/14
Fort Hood fallen pass through Tampa

Fort Hood fallen pass through Tampa

In a pair of solemn ceremonies a few hours apart, the bodies of two soldiers killed at Fort Hood last week were received at Tampa International Airport on Friday.
Published: 04/11/14
Volunteer veterans help other vets in need

Volunteer veterans help other vets in need

He served his country in World War II, enlisting in the Army at age 17 and fighting battles in France, Germany and Belgium. But that wasn't enough for Boris Stern.
Published: 04/11/14
MacDill military dog that saved patrol retires with honors

MacDill military dog that saved patrol retires with honors

TAMPA – Staff Sgt. Shannon Hutto thought his bomb sniffing dog Eddie was just being lazy when he wouldn't move from a certain spot one hot day in Afghanistan in 2012.
Published: 04/11/14