Politics

Costly Military Blunders in 2015

In 2015, the U.S. military budget was greater than the combined military budgets of the six highest spending nations. Though it is difficult to pinpoint where the money was spent, here are nine incidents showing where some of that money was squandered.


Two U.S. Navy Boats and Crews in Iranian Custody

[DIGEST: CNBC, US News and World Report, NBC News, Fox News] The Pentagon reported today that two U.S. Navy boats were taken into Iranian custody around noon EST. Approximately ten U.S. crew members were on board. American officials have received assurances from Iran that the crew and the boats will be returned safely and without … Continued


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