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u.s. marine corps


Angelina Jolie's stunt double sues News Corp. for alleged hacking

Eunice Huthart, Jolie's body double in "Tomb Raider 2," claims that News Corp. hacked her phone and wrote stories based on information gleaned from her voice mails. This is the first U.S. claim in the hacking saga.

By June 18, 2013


Feds target former high-ranking general in Stuxnet leak probe

Retired U.S. Marine Gen. James "Hoss" Cartwright has been informed he is under investigation as the source of leaks to the media regarding the sophisticated virus, NBC News reports.

By June 27, 2013


Anonymous hacks lawyers for Marine accused of Iraq massacre

In a string of attacks today, members of the digital activist group Anonymous apparently hacked into the Web site of defense lawyers for a U.S. Marine accused of leading a civilian massacre in Iraq, and have reportedly acquired e-mails exchanged by attorneys in the case.

By February 3, 2012


Google Maps helps man walk 5,000 miles

U.S. marine Winston Fiore trekked across Asia with Google Maps as his guide, hoping to raise money and awareness for charity.

By November 26, 2012


News Corp. raises bet on digital music

MySpace Music's parent company acquires small stake in music start-up Beyond Oblivion, which has yet to acquire music rights in the U.S.

By April 21, 2010


In 1960, Courier satellite had a way with words

Proof of concept: Courier took dictation at a rate of about 68,000 words per minute, as the U.S. Army Signal Corps continued a streak of aerospace-related advances.

By October 4, 2010


Boeing looks to elevate its UAV game

The aerospace uber-contractor revs up its unmanned-aircraft pitch with a project for the Marine Corps and a deal to promote an Austrian "camcopter."

By August 11, 2009


Obama picks former astronaut to lead NASA

Charles F. Bolden Jr., a former combat pilot, Marine Corps major general, and veteran space shuttle commander, is the Obama administration's choice to lead NASA.

By May 23, 2009


As hurricane protection goes, so goes New Orleans' future

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has more than 140 projects in the works to try to reduce the risks to New Orleans from the next hurricane.

By July 3, 2008


Obama Girl a draw at Google-YouTube press party

Google and YouTube try to reinforce their entreÝ into U.S. politics -- that began with political videos and the twin presidential debates -- by hosting a party for the press corps in New Hampshire.

By January 8, 2008