Air Force Investigating Possible Mishandling of John Glenn’s Remains

Bill Zwicharowski, a mortuary branch chief at Dover Air Force Base, in 2011. By MATT STEVENS May 26, 2017 The United States Air Force has opened an investigation into allegations that a mortuary employee at Dover Air Force Base offered to show the remains of...

Leonard Perroots, General Who Defused Nuclear Crisis With Soviets, Dies at 83

He saw the signs of an elevated Soviet military alert in Eastern Europe but decided not to respond, perhaps preventing a spiral into nuclear war.