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An American citizen who is a member of al-Qaida is actively planning attacks against Americans overseas, U.S. officials say, and the Obama administration is wrestling with whether to kill him with a drone strike and how to do so legally under its new stricter targeting policy issued last year.
The Air Force will convene an Enhanced Selective Early Retirement Board on June 16 to consider early retirement for eligible officers. The ESERB is a new authority granted to the Air Force to enable the service to meet force reduction and manpower goals.
Most active duty troops, especially enlistees, don't value the commissaries nearly as much as the government pays to operate them, according to a survey by the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments.
The Navy discovered a cheating scandal that involved senior enlisted sailors taking a training test dealing with Navy nuclear reactors, service officials announced.