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Last week, Dan Barkin of Business North Carolina attended an event in Greensboro held by DARPA, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. This is the agency that helped give birth to the Internet, and GPS and stealth technology. Its mission, in the aftermath of the Sputnik surprise 66 years ago next week, has been to help revolutionary technology become reality and ensure our military stays ahead of our adversaries. So how might DARPA benefit North Carolina?
DARPA, the military research agency behind more than six decades of technological breakthroughs, is holding an all-day regional event in Greensboro in two weeks. It is a big opportunity for companies and academic researchers in our state’s defense innovation community who need funding help. Here's a preview.
If the Department of Defense is receiving all this money and support, but it then acts in ways that are so incompetent, then everyone in the nation is vulnerable. An incompetent Department of Defense cannot defend us from enemies both foreign and domestic
The Biden administration is doing damage control after dozens of classified intelligence documents from the pentagon were leaked.
The Pentagon on Thursday released video of what it said was a Russian fighter jet dumping fuel on a U.S. Air Force surveillance drone before the warplane clipped the drone's propeller in international airspace, leading to its crash in the Black Sea and raising tensions between Moscow and Washington over the war in Ukraine.
Pentagon leaders discuss the shooting down of an airborne object over Alaska Friday afternoon.
We expect questions about the Biden administration approving the deployment of additional U.S. based military personnel to Europe and repositioning some Europe based units farther east.
RTI International is launching the North Carolina Center for Optimizing Military Performance, and it will lead an effort to advance creation and delivery of human performance solutions for the Department of Defense, along with 25 consortium members based in North Carolina.
President Trump has moved to replace Pentagon top brass with others loyal to him as the presidential transition plays out.
The top US general, Gen. Mark Milley, and several members of the Joint Chiefs of Staff are quarantining after a top Coast Guard official tested positive for coronavirus, several US defense officials tell CNN.
By Barbara Starr, CNN Pentagon Correspondent
WRAL's Leslie Moreno spoke with Durham Fire Chief Bob Zoldos about his role as a first responder at the Pentagon during 9/11.
Durham Fire Chief Bob Zoldos was one of the first responders to the Pentagon on 9/11. He was working for the Fairfax County (Va.) fire and rescue department at the time as a lieutenant.
Leslie Moreno, WRAL multimedia journalist
A 9/11 ceremony at the Pentagon features a moment of silence and remarks from Secretary of Defense Mark Esper and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Army Gen. Mark Milley.
The 'New York Times' has delved into the Pentagon's "once-covert" UFO program and found promising information.
Anthony Tata is also the former Superintendent of Wake County Schools and a longtime defender of President Trump. The move to oppose, comes on the heels of scrutiny over past tweets from Tata-- specifically in relation to Former President Obama. If confirmed by the Senate, Tata would become the third highest official in the Pentagon.
On Monday, the Pentagon released three declassified videos taken by Navy pilots.
Overnight the U.S. military issued a statement saying, "While no U.S. service members were killed, several were treated for concussion symptoms from the blast and are still being assessed."
The e-commerce giant and Microsoft have been competing for the contract, known as the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure plan, or JEDI.