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Nuclear weapons agency gets 11 percent funding increase in FY18 budget request

NNSA gets a cash boost, which will help keep weapons programs on track.

Mattis intervened to increase munition buy in FY18 budget request

The fight against ISIS needs more weapons, according to the Pentagon.

FY18 budget request cuts $1B from State's Foreign Military Financing

Allied nations will have less money to spend on U.S. goods.

Trump FY18 request offers plus-up for technology programs

The Strategic Capabilities Office and DIUx look like winners in the budget.

Senior leaders face big challenges ahead of Trump budget

With budget cuts looming, agency leaders will have to get flexible.

Trump budget fails to live up to ‘historic’ defense promises, analysts say

Analysts say planned defense increase doesn't meet claims about rebuilding the military.

Trump budget trims payouts for vets, government retirees

Congress will have to decide whether they'll approve lower cost-of-living adjustments to retirement…

After Saudi arms deal, defense shares fly

Shares of three aerospace and defense companies have far outpaced the Standard & Poor's 500 index si…

Iran targets Booz Allen, others with reciprocal sanctions

The sanctions mean Iran could seize local assets of the companies targeted and bar its employees fro…

French officials probe bribery allegations in Brazil Scorpene sale

French legal authorities are conducting an inquiry into alleged corruption tied to the 2008 sale of…

Saudis welcome Trump with gold medal, receive arms package

President Donald Trump basked in Saudi Arabia's lavish royal welcome Saturday as he left behind, at…

Leaked: Nuclear weapons, munition focus in DoD budget request

Third Way has posted what appears to be the budget figures, days before the rollout.

Nicaragua insists Russian satellite station 'not for spying'

Ties between Russia and Nicaragua have concerned some in the United States, especially on military c…

Canada warns it may cancel US Super Hornet jet buy over probe

The threat comes amid increasing trade disputes between Canada and the U.S. and on the same day the…

Trump budget to cut Foreign Military Financing, with loan option looming

Smaller countries may lose out on U.S. funding.

Two months after being named, Shanahan's nomination is nowhere to be seen

Patrick Shanahan is in line to be deputy secretary of defense, but his nomination has yet to reach t…