Keeping my eye out for intersecting traffic, I ease the wheel left and make a nice clean turn. We’ve just left Westchester, New York, and are headed up the Hudson River toward West Point, a picturesque day trip. Only this steering wheel is actually a yoke, and we’re at an altitude of 3,500 feet (1,100 meters).
Terrorists may target more Algerian energy sites if the government represses protests by Saharan populations and ignores their demands, according to the Combating Terrorism Center at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, New York.
As temperatures dipped to a record minus 25 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 32 Celsius), the crew at Dean Wang’s ranch in Baker, Montana, increased alfalfa-hay rations to give his cattle more energy during the arctic blast.
President Barack Obama said the U.S. needs international help to combat complex challenges such as the war in Afghanistan, as his administration prepares to unveil its formal national security strategy.
The former superintendents of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and the U.S. Naval Academy were sued for alleged constitutional violations by two former female students who claim they were raped by classmates.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel told graduates of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point that they must build a “culture of respect” that would eliminate sexual assaults and harassment in the armed services.