Senate OKs defense bill with Army Cyber Command funding

...Wednesday voted 70-27 to approve a $612 billion defense spending bill that includes $90 million to expand the National Security Agency's facility at Fort Gordon to house Army cyber operations.Design of the building, which is expected to last...

European data-sharing pact with US ruled invalid

...Union's 28 countries.The case was brought by an Austrian law student in the wake of revelations by former U.S. National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden of the NSA's surveillance programs. Max Schrems complained that U.S. law doesn't...

The Snug steakhouse gets new owners

...also wants to add a private dining room in the 8,000-square-foot building.Retired from the Air Force and National Security Agency, Sparks said he and his wife will work behind the scenes at The Snug. His son Damon Sparks and nephew Jack...

Scuttlebiz: Lab at Savannah River Site nuclear facility to repurpose old technology for new business uses

...research funding, employing 900 scientists and engineers.The lab works with 20 federal agencies, including the National Security Agency and FBI, and about 100 private companies."We operate the world's only radiologically capable crime laboratory...

Defense contractors to showcase cyber technology at TechNet Augusta

...Maj. Gen. Stephen Fogarty, the chief of Fort Gordon's Cyber Center of Excellence; and Bill Crumm, former National Security Agency director of signals intelligence.

Latest Army projections boost Fort Gordon growth to 4,700 personnel

...connecting to buildup of the Cyber Protection Brigade, 116th Military Intelligence Brigade and units that support the National Security Agency and arrival of Army Cyber Command headquarters in 2017. The headquarters is currently located at Forts Belvoir...

Students learn about cybersecurity at Cyber Sciences Summer Academy

...for a polygraph test as his camp group toured a National Security Agency facility earlier this week. While connected...Developed from a partnership between GRU, the National Security Agency and the National Science Foundation, the camp...

NSA director praises Augusta's partnerships to grow cyber sector

The chief of the National Security Agency and U.S. Cyber Command praised Augusta's growing cyber sector and its initiative to support a military and civilian defense...

Navy veteran convicted of malice murder, given life in prison in death of his 17-month-old niece

...sentencing.Hughs' family and friends spoke Thursday on behalf of the chief petty officer who was assigned to the National Security Agency at Fort Gordon. They couldn't believe he was capable of harming any child, they told the judge.But as Assistant...

Jury deliberating in murder case against Navy veteran

...of what happened on the last day Kaidence lived in his home.Hughs, a chief petty officer, worked for the National Security Agency at Fort Gordon.Assistant District Attorney Rex Myers asked the jury to remember that on the morning she was...