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Defense says Manning is victim of military overreach in WikiLeaks case

A seven-day hearing into the biggest national security leak in U.S. history ended Thursday with defense lawyers insisting that the accused soldier was a victim of overreaching by a military that didn’t even follow its own rules for safeguarding sensitive ...

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Defense rests case in WikiLeaks military hearing

FORT MEADE — Lawyers for the Army intelligence analyst blamed for the biggest national security leak in American history briskly presented the entirety of his defense Wednesday, a year-and-half after the young private allegedly handed a trove of classified data ...

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Corporate Office Properties Trust of Columbia announces large defense lease

Corporate Office Properties Trust of Columbia, a specialty office real estate investment trust, said it leased more than 43 percent of a 237,000-square-foot building under construction in Springfield, Va., to a single, unidentified tenant. The company said the tenant, part ...

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Shares of defense companies fall on spending cuts

Defense contractors Lockheed Martin and Northrup Grumman reported surprisingly strong third-quarter earnings Wednesday. But executives at those companies used the same discouraging word to describe what the future will look like: Flat. The companies warned that government spending cuts in ...

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AAI opens up doors to Kamenetz, media for rare tour

AAI Corp., an aerospace and defense company headquartered in Hunt Valley, invited Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz and local media in for a rare tour of its facilities Wednesday. AAI’s campus houses manufacturing facilities for a number of its products, most notably its line of unmanned aircraft including the Shadow 200, a workhorse reconnaissance and support plane used extensively by the U.S. military.

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