U.S. Departement of Defense

The National Defense Strategy has included climate change as a threat since 2008.
A draft of the Defense Department's new nuclear strategy says the U.S. could respond to certain “non-nuclear attacks” with nuclear weapons.
Critics said the Justice Department’s decision could drive banks out of the cannabis industry.
During the mid-1930s, a best-selling exposé of the international arms trade, combined with a U.S. Congressional investigation
“The background check system only works if it contains the proper records," said Philadelphia mayor Jim Kenney.
The man who previously ran the Pentagon's secret UFO program has a lot to say on the topic.
Officials won't confirm if the skies are still being watched.
The move contradicts the military’s own assessments going back to 1990.
A new report on pervasive child sexual abuse among Afghan security personnel, prepared by the independent Special Inspector
The judge ordered the government to tell her by 5 p.m. whether the prisoner has been advised of his rights and whether he has asked for a lawyer.
"We, too, are survivors of sexual harassment, assault, and abuse or know others who are," the letter reads.
HuffPost asked government agencies to explain how the Texas church shooter fell through the cracks. The answers were baffling -- and worrying.