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The Senate on Monday voted to end debate on legislation to repeal cuts to cost of living adjustments for working-age military retirees beginning in fiscal 2016, but it's not clear if the debate is over.
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.