Wednesday, December 18
- Lawmakers fail to stop COLA rollback plan
- White House task force urges limit on NSA snooping
- Search suspended for missing N.Y. Guard drone
- Fort Jackson's commander: Training to stay stable
- Senate OKs sequester-relief budget plan
- Mental health programs for troops, vets get star-power boost
- Pakistan: Review case for man in bin Laden search
- After sea incident, China praises ties with U.S.
Start your day with a roundup of top defense news.
1Lawsuit: Tyler Perry interfered with studio plan at former Ga. Army base
2Update: Sgt. mauled by bear in Alaska in stable condition
3Ryan Pitts receives Medal of Honor for Battle of Wanat
4Opinion: No need to go back to Iraq — the job may be done for us
5Staff Sgt. Ryan Pitts inducted into 'Hall of Heroes'
- More than ‘Maverick’: James Garner and the forgotten Purple Heart
- VIDEO: Army head coach’s Afghanistan diary
- German troops in Afghanistan relish World Cup victory