The Washington Post

Craig Whitlock

ReporterWashington, D.C.


Sens. John McCain (R-Ariz.) and Jack Reed (D-R.I.) sent a joint letter to Navy Secretary Ray Mabus last month saying they had “deep reservations” about a pending promotion for Rear Adm. Brian K. Losey.

  • Feb 5, 2016

Defense Secretary Ashton Carter agreed with the Army’s recommendation and pronounced the matter closed.

  • Jan 30, 2016

In a plea agreement signed last year, Malaki admitted to delivering classified documents on more than a dozen occasions to an foreign defense contractor in exchange for a night out with a prostitute at a Malaysian karaoke club, envelopes of cash and hotel stays in Asia and the South Pacific.

  • Jan 29, 2016

Cmdr. Michael Misiewicz, a graduate of the Naval Academy in Annapolis, is expected to become the eighth person to plead guilty in a gigantic corruption case that has rocked the Navy.

  • Jan 28, 2016

Vice Adm. Ted “Twig” Branch has been barred from reading, seeing or hearing classified information since November 2013.

  • Jan 27, 2016

Daniel Layug is scheduled to become the first person to be sentenced in an epic corruption investigation that has paralyzed the Navy since 2013.

  • Jan 21, 2016

The accident rate spikes mysteriously for the Reaper, which is prone to lose power and drop from the sky.

  • Jan 20, 2016

The U.S. military has stopped flying unarmed Reaper drones from an airfield in Ethi­o­pia that had served as a key hub since 2011.

  • Jan 4, 2016

Military officials say they are bracing for the problem to get worse and are worried about the potential for an aviation disaster.

  • Dec 24, 2015

There have been a string of previously undisclosed cases­ in which soldiers entrusted with key roles in the campaign against sexual assault and harassment have, in turn, been accused of committing those very ­­offenses.

  • Dec 19, 2015
Load More