Tagged: Military

Evaluating The Use And Future Of U.S. Drones

OPB | July 07, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: We'll talk to the co-author of the recently released report on the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, more commonly known as drones.

Humanitarian Crisis In Iraq Intensifies

OPB | June 16, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: One of the first responders for Mercy Corps recently returned from Iraq and joins us to talk about what things look like there.

Idaho Town Cancels Celebration Amid Bergdahl Controversy

OPB | June 05, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: Residents of Bowe Bergdahl's hometown are defending their support of the recently released soldier as more details emerge about the circumstances of his capture.

Sebastian Junger Talks About Korengal

OPB | June 04, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY JUNE 4: Award-winning journalist, Sebastian Junger, talks about Korengal, his new documentary about the Afghanistan War.

Local Veterans Experience Health Care Delays

OPB | June 02, 2014 12:35 p.m.

MONDAY: In the wake of the national VA scandal, we'll find out what Oregon veterans think of their health care.

Oregon Among FAA Drone Testing Sites

OPB | Jan. 03, 2014 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: The Federal Aviation Administration accepted an application from Alaska, Hawaii, and Oregon to test unmanned aircrafts in an effort to integrate them into the nation's airspace.

Sexual Assaults Increasing In The Armed Forces

May 09, 2013 12:06 p.m.

An alarming new study shows sexual assaults are on the rise in the military.

Legislation Could Help Vets Convicted Of Crimes

March 28, 2013 12:25 p.m.

Oregon lawmakers are considering a bill aimed at helping military veterans who have been convicted of a crime.

Reducing Suicide Rates Among Soldiers and Veterans

Nov. 19, 2012 12:06 p.m.

What can be done to decrease the growing number of suicides among active duty soldiers and veterans?

Awaiting KBR Lawsuit Verdict

Nov. 02, 2012 12:06 p.m.

We'll hear the details about the KBR case from The Oregonian's Mike Francis.

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