WASHINGTON - The most senior U.S. military officer raised the possibility that U.S. troops might need to take on a larger ground role as they fend off Islamic State militants in Iraq. Full Article
WASHINGTON - Boeing Co has won a large NASA contract to develop new "space taxis" that would fly astronauts to the International Space Station instead of relying on Russian spacecraft, an industry source said ahead of a NASA announcement expected on Tuesday.
A suicide car bomber killed two U.S. troops and a Polish soldier in an attack on a convoy near the U.S. embassy in Kabul on Tuesday, the NATO-led coalition said, one of the worst attacks on international forces in the Afghan capital in months. Full Article