Saturday, February 27, 2021

Americas

Two US Special Op Soldiers Dead, Three Injured in Helicopter Drill Crash

“An element of US Army Special Operations Command was conducting routine training in the vicinity of Coronado, California, on August 27, when an aircraft incident occurred,” the Army said. “Two Soldiers were killed and three were injured. The area has been secured and an investigation into the incident is underway.”

US Court Upholds Penalty Of $140 Million On Tata Consultancy Services In EPIC Systems...

The US Court of Appeals upheld the compensatory damages of $140 million to be paid by Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) in EPIC Systems Corporation matter, the country's largest information technology company said in a stock exchange filing on Friday. "The Court upheld the compensatory damages award of $140 million," TCS said in an exchange filing.

Police fired 55 shots at a young rapper in California

Last year, police in U.S. fired 55 shots at a semi-conscious Black man. The case has resurfaced amid investigations that an officer potentially endangered his colleagues during the incident.

Former CIA and FBI officer charged with spying for China after undercover sting

Officials took thousands of dollars in return for sharing information, secret communication methods & overseas operation

From the Vault: Explaining The Role of Helicopter (Gunship) in Modern Combat Environment

The urban battlefield offers unique challenges to attack helicopters employment, as well as opportunities which they can capitalize on. The effectiveness of attack helicopter engagements in the city depends on the nature of the target and the tactics employed as well as the type of weapons and ammunition used.

Trump Signs Executive Order to Ban Federal Agencies From Hiring Foreign Workers Over Americans

The order also requires federal agencies to complete an internal audit to ensure they don't appoint foreign technical workers to competitive service, replacing American citizens.

U.S President Donald Trump has decided to ban TikTok inside United States

"As far as TikTok is concerned, we're banning them from the United States," Trump said to reporters while aboard Air Force One. Trump said he could use emergency economic powers or an executive order.