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 […]

Maine Considers Giving Panel Subpoena Power to Access Mass Shooter’s Military Records

Memorials for those who in Lewiston, Maine shooting

PORTLAND, Maine — A Maine legislative committee considered an emergency request on Monday to grant powers to a panel investigating last year’s Lewiston mass shooting that the state’s governor said are critical to unraveling how the killings unfolded. An independent commission is investigating the October shootings that killed 18 people in a bowling alley and […]