As U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions becomes the lead critic of a bill that would let undocumented immigrants win citizenship, the Republican Party in his home state of Alabama is pushing in the opposite direction.
The Pentagon has shifted $1.7 billion in efficiency savings through 2016 to pay for development of a new interceptor intended to let U.S. forces hit long-range Iranian missiles, according to a congressional memo obtained from a staff member who didn’t want to be identified.
AstraZeneca Plc named Martin Mackay to lead research and development, hiring a Pfizer Inc. executive for the second time this year as the U.K. drugmaker seeks to replace revenue it’s losing to generic competitors.
The latest model of a Raytheon Co. anti-missile warhead failed in the final seconds of a $300 million flight test last December because of a “guidance error,” according to the U.S. Missile Defense Agency.
The U.S. Missile Defense Agency halted deliveries of Raytheon Co. ’s most advanced warhead for the nation’s anti-missile interceptors after a December test failure, according to congressional auditors.
With a thriller’s pace and the emotional heft of a battlefield journal, PBS’s remarkable new documentary “ Freedom Riders ” recounts the bloody anti- segregation bus rides of 1961 that helped kill Jim Crow in the Deep South.