Army General Pressured Assessment Panel to Help Career of 'Ineffective' Officer

Gen. Charles R. Hamilton, commanding general, U.S. Army Materiel Command

One of the Army’s top generals may have abused his authority and subverted the service’s process for selecting senior leadership in what some officials have described to as a conspiracy to prop up a subordinate officer who was deemed unfit for command. A investigation found that Gen. Charles Hamilton, who oversees Army Materiel […]

Army Opens New Warrant Officer Recruiting Roles as It Struggles to Fill the Ranks

U.S. Army soldiers with the Wichita Recruiting Company hosted a recruitment booth at Hutchinson

The Army on Wednesday opened up applications for its new “talent acquisition technician” role for warrant officers as part of its efforts to overhaul recruiting. The service is looking for a total of 225 applicants across three selection boards to beef up its new job designation — 420T — after years of missing goals for […]

Former US Intelligence Officer Charged with Trying to Give Classified Defense Information to China

Law books and gavels

SEATTLE — A former U.S. Army intelligence officer has been charged with attempting to provide classified defense information to the Chinese security services during the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic — including some listed in a Microsoft Word document titled “Important Information to Share with Chinese Government.” Authorities on Friday arrested former Sgt. Joseph Daniel […]