The U.S. Navy has two years to convince critics, from lawmakers to some in its own ranks, that its troubled $37 billion Littoral Combat Ship program is worth continuing beyond the 24 vessels already under contract.
Iran’s Foreign Ministry said it has seen “no trace” of a former Federal Bureau of Investigation agent who disappeared in the Persian Gulf nation four years ago and called on the U.S. to share information to help locate him.
Vice President Joe Biden and Republican challenger Paul Ryan, a Wisconsin representative, made competing assertions during their debate last night in Danville, Kentucky. How did they square with the facts?
Canada will consider purchasing fighter aircraft other than Lockheed Martin Corp.’s F-35 jet, after a report showed the planes would cost C$45 billion ($45.7 billion) over 42 years, Public Works Minister Rona Ambrose said.
Aug. 27 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, a Republican from Mississippi and political consultant Rick Wilson participate in a panel discussion about U.S. security amid budget constraints. They speak at a Bloomberg Government policy lunch at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida. Bloomberg's Robert Levinson, Cameron Leuthy and Mike Dorning also participate. (Source: Bloomberg)