Air Force Colonel Who Faced Rape Charge Found Dead In HomeA high-ranking Air Force Space Command officer who was charged with rape and other crimes was found dead in his Colorado home after civilian police received a report of a suicide, officials said Monday.
Defense Department Investigates Claim Of Favoritism In Space Contracts To Colorado CompaniesThe Defense Department is investigating after a former executive of space contractor United Launch Alliance allegedly said the Pentagon showed favoritism toward his company.
Reports Of Sexual Assaults Spike At Air Force AcademyReports of sexual assaults at the three military academies surged by more than 50 percent in the 2014-15 school year, and complaints of sexual harassment also spiked, according to Pentagon officials.
NORAD Tracked Military Blimp That Drifted Over PennsylvaniaThe Pentagon said Wednesday that U.S. fighter jets were tracking an unmanned Army surveillance blimp that tore loose from its ground tether in Maryland and drifted north over Pennsylvania.
Pentagon Team Scouts Colorado Sites For Guantanamo PrisonersA team of Pentagon officials is in Colorado to scout potential sites to hold prisoners from the U.S. base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
U.S. To Review Colorado Prisons For Guantanamo DetaineesSenior U.S. officials say a Defense Department team will be visiting a state and a federal prison in Colorado to assess their possible use to house detainees from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, as part of the Obama administration's plan to close that detention center.
Fort Carson Getting New Commander In Thursday CeremonyFort Carson's top general is leaving after more than two years on the job.
Pentagon Leaders Discuss Possible Cuts At Fort Carson Army PostTop Pentagon leaders hosted a meeting to discuss a proposal that would reduce forces at Fort Carson Army Post by nearly two-thirds.
Town Of New Castle Mourns Air Force Pilot Killed Fighting ISISAn Air Force pilot from Colorado killed serving his country in the Middle East is being remembered in his hometown.
Air Force: Colorado Captain Killed In F-16 CrashThe crash of an F-16 jet near an unidentified air base in the Middle East has claimed the life of an Air Force captain from Colorado, the Pentagon announced on Tuesday.
Rep. Lamborn Decried For Urging Generals To QuitA Republican congressman from Colorado says he was not trying to undermine President Barack Obama's military policy by urging generals to resign in protest.
Air Force Coaches Asked To Help Curb AssaultsAir Force Academy leaders are asking coaches to take a bigger role in preventing sexual assaults by talking with athletes about the issue.