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U.S. Rep. Wilson seeks unified cyberattack measure

...Cyberattack Standards Study Act, requests the director of National Intelligence to work with leaders from the federal departments of Defense, Justice and Homeland Security to define a method for quantifying and responding to online warfare.The Republican...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-09/us-rep-wilson-seeks-unif
More than 7 decades after Pearl Harbor, remains from USS Oklahoma could be ID'd with new tests

...Jacobson's mother was denied.Last month, the Department of Defense announced plans to exhume the Oklahoma remains at...manpower and personnel.Last month, however, the Department of Defense pulled rank and said the disinterments would proceed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-24/more-7-decades-after-pearl-harbor-r
Lipstick on an earmark

...earmark."Some of the fattest pork was found at the Department of Defense, where hundreds of millions of dollars are spent...duplicated at other agencies."The business of the Department of Defense is not to fund health programs or research ? that's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-05-17/lipstick-earmark
Top cyber words for 2015

...in consultation with the attorney general and secretary of state (but not directors of Homeland Security, the Department of Defense, the National Security Agency or Cyber Command).An early ruling on this definition will make the difference...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-04-15/top-cyber-words-
Private businesses and vendors required to get background check for Fort Gordon access

...policies at the military installation.Fort Gordon announced Thursday that businesses and vendors who are not Department of Defense personnel or contractors will be required to get background checks in coming weeks, according to a news release...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-19/private-businesses-and-vendo
Fort Gordon pilot bus service attracting fewer riders than expected in first months

...Brainard avenues on post.The bus enters Fort Gordon at Gate 1 at Jimmie Dyess Parkway where riders must have a Department of Defense identification card to stay onboard. Riders with a driver's license must get a pass at the visitor's center...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-19/fort-gordon-pilot-bus-servic
Fort Gordon soldiers to leave West Africa as Ebola mission ends

...Tactical will be withdrawn along with almost all the American troops deployed to fight the deadly disease. The Department of Defense announced Tuesday that nearly all of the remaining 1,300 troops in West Africa will return by the end of April...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-11/fort-gordon-soldiers-leave-w
Security changes for Fort Gordon visitors coming in spring

...In November, the Army announced changes that will limit public access to its installations. Visitors without a Department of Defense identification card will be required to undergo a background check or have an authorized escort while on the post...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-13/security-changes-fort-gordon-
Fort Gordon club opens grants and scholarships programs

...area and either a military dependent with a valid Department of Defense identification card or the dependent of a current...accredited college or university as well a valid Department of Defense identification card.Submissions for grants and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-14/fort-gordon-club-opens-grant
Police using military-grade equipment concerns some Augusta-area residents

...federal and state law enforcement agencies use the program, which allows them to access surplus material from the Department of Defense.Agencies can place requests for equipment only once they have been approved to participate in the program by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-23/police-using-military-