The new refiling points to several multi-million dollar contracts The Experts has had with U.S. Special Operations Command and U.S. Central Command and a $68 million contract Hewlett-Packard had with SOCOM.
Spc. Ivan A. Lopez's rampage brings to at least nine the number of fatal criminal shootings at U.S. bases since 2008 -- the same year the number of troops in Iraq reached a peak, and we were simultaneously fighting another war in Afghanistan.
The assailant rolled his 18-wheeler onto Norfolk Naval Station Monday night, waved through Gate 5 after showing his credentials. He parked near the piers and, using the same card, walked through a second manned checkpoint.
They wanted the picture to be just right, to look as close as possible to the one they'd taken together 50 years ago, back when their memories hadn't yet been clouded by the images of war. So on a recent Saturday morning, on the sun-drenched Atlantic shore of Cinnamon Beach on Florida's northeast coast, four U.S. Marine veterans gathered around a yellow longboard turned upright, trying to recreate a moment from five decades earlier.