USS Gridley is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations

How the Pentagon Names Military Operations

Until 25 years ago, the U.S. military issued random code names for exercises, landing beaches, headquarters, attack plans and other operations.

Police Turning to Cutting-Edge Fingerprint Technology

The Stockton (Calif.) Police Department has been testing state-of-the-art equipment that could change the way law enforcement agencies process fingerprints and identify suspects.

New York Continues Plans for State Weather System Following Devastating Snowfall

Discussions about the $18.7 million New York Advanced Weather Detective System come on the heels of officials saying National Weather Service information came too late for them to adequately prepare.