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A judge shot down Oracle’s protest against the Pentagon’s $10 billion JEDI deal, paving the way for Amazon or Microsoft to claim the victo...

Oracle’s protest against the DoD's $10 billion JEDI cloud contract was rejected by a judge — but it's not saying if it's giving up the fight.
Blue Angels over the Washington monument during President Donald Trump's Fourth of July celebration

The Pentagon says it only spent $1.2 million on Trump’s July 4th blowout, but it’s not clear where that number came from

The show featured fighters, bombers, helicopters, and other aircraft, as well as armored vehicles on the National Mall, but the accounting is unclear.

The Pentagon says it probably won’t know how much Trump’s Fourth of July blowout will cost taxpayers until it’s over

Trump canceled his military parade after estimates rose to $92 million. The Pentagon says it won't know the July 4th parade's cost until it's over.
US military personnel with laser sights

This US military laser can identify people by their heartbeats from 650 feet away

Just as everyone has unique fingerprints, everyone has a unique heartbeat, and this is key to the US military's newest identification device.
President Donald Trump before signing an executive order in the Oval Office, June 24, 2019.

Trump said Iran killed 2,000 Americans, but a Pentagon report contradicts him

In April, the Department of Defense reported that Iran is responsible for the deaths of over 600 US service members in Iraq from 2003 until 2011.

One of the last decisions for the acting Defense Secretary was to hang up Jim Mattis’ official portrait in the Pentagon

Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is shown wearing cufflinks emblazoned with the Marine Corps' eagle, globe, and anchor emblem.
Still from a video showing a UFO filmed near San Diego in 2004, which was released by the Department of Defense in 2017

US senators reportedly got a classified briefing on UFOs after Navy pilots reported seeing spherical objects flying at ‘hypersonic speed’

In April, the US Navy reported there had been an increase in the number of sightings of UFOs by its pilots.

Trump’s Pentagon pick is out after reports detailed brutal domestic violence incidents involving his ex-wife

Acting Secretary of Defense Pat Shanahan is calling it quits as his family's troubled past has come back to haunt him.

Trump’s pick for Pentagon chief has unexpectedly pulled his name out of the running and stepped down

Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan has withdrawn from the confirmation process and is stepping down to spend more time with his family.
President Donald Trump hugs the American flag.

The Pentagon took the White House to task for trying to hide the destroyer USS John S. McCain during Trump’s visit

The Department of Defense told the White House to keep politics out of the military. The White House, however, insists it did nothing wrong.