Chuck Hagel

Joe Biden at the Air Force Academy graduation ceremony in May 2014 (credit: CBS)

Biden At AFA Graduation: Changing World Needs New Officer Skills

The military’s newest officers need to be strategic thinkers as well as warfighters because the U.S. will have to choose carefully when deciding whether to act alone in the world or build coalitions, Vice President Joe Biden told Air Force Academy graduates.

05/28/2014

The United States Air Force Academy (Photo by: AFP/Getty Images)

Air Force Academy Begins Another Cheating Probe

The Air Force Academy in Colorado was investigating whether 40 freshman cadets cheated in a chemistry class by copying portions of a lab assignment.

03/04/2014

The Denver Fisher House (credit: CBS)

Foundation Helping With Vet Death Benefits Has Ties To Denver

The Fisher House Foundation has agreed to make payments from its own funds to help families of fallen soldiers who lost death benefits because of the government shutdown, and the foundation has ties to Denver.

10/09/2013

Fort Carson Army Post (credit: CBS)

Civilian Military Workers Back On The Job In Colorado

Over 3,000 civilian military workers are back on the job in Colorado.

10/07/2013

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Hagel: Cuts Have Begun To Hurt Military Readiness

Mandatory budget cuts have begun to hurt military readiness, but the armed forces will continue to do their job, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Friday.

06/28/2013

NORAD (credit: www.norad.mil)

Defense Secretary Visiting Colorado Military Sites

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has arrived in Colorado Springs to visit military installations.

06/27/2013

Fort Carson (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Fort Carson Losing Large Combat Brigade But Still Growing

Fort Carson is losing one of its large combat units as the Army downsizes, but the post should still have about 1,800 more soldiers by 2019 as part of a larger reorganization, Rep. Doug Lamborn said Tuesday.

06/25/2013

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Pinon Canyon Vote Has Colorado Watching Defense Nominee

A Colorado lawmaker says he’s worried that President Barack Obama’s nominee for defense secretary might revive plans to expand a southeast Colorado Army training site.

02/01/2013

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