News You Can Use: 10/07/16

National Security

Pence, Kaine spar over national security in vice presidential debate, Military Times

White House Rolls Out Armed Drone Declaration, Defense News

Change Coming to Strategic Levels in Military, Dunford Promises, DoD News

Pentagon Pushing “Multi-Domain Battle” Concept, National Defense

Agencies Prepare For Hurricane Matthew, Government Executive

Exclusive: Yahoo secretly scanned customer emails for U.S. intelligence – sources, Reuters

Obama Orders New Diversity Push in National Security Agencies, Government Executive

Border Security: A Global Perspective, Defense News

Exclusive – Dozens of Afghan troops missing from military training in U.S., Reuters

Cybersecurity

The evolution of cyberthreats, solutions, C4ISR Net

Why the Government Needs Cyber Translators, Nextgov

DHS touts cyber hygiene with National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, Federal Times

HHS awards funds for Health IT cybersecurity threat-sharing, Federal Times

Counter-ISIS cyber task force provides greater clarity, C2, C4ISR Net

Public Health

20 Percent of Army Kids Will Need Mental Health Treatment, Defense News

Flint’s New Public Health Crisis: People Are Getting Sick Because They’re Afraid to Wash Their Hands, Route Fifty

Congress fails to pass VA medical marijuana provision, Military Times

Study Links Sailors’ Porn Use, Sexual Dysfunction, Military.com

The Coming Public Health Disaster: The consequences of climate change could kill us., U.S. News

Human Rights & Humanitarian Efforts

Carrier George Washington to deploy for Hurricane Matthew relief, Navy Times

Nearly 11,000 migrants rescued in last 48 hours off Libya: Italian coast guard, Reuters

Top CIA officers to face questions about brutal interrogations in civil suit, The Washington Post

Did Human Rights Watch Sabotage Colombia’s Peace Agreement?, The Nation

U.S. Southern Command sending troops to Haiti for disaster relief, Navy Times

Government & Military Personnel

DoD intervenes in Army’s plans to cut MWR, Military Times

How to Vote for President When You Don’t Like the Candidates, Government Executive

Civilians Need To Get As Engaged In Their Communities As Veterans, Task & Purpose

Warriors to the Workforce Helps Job Hunters Get Hired, Defense News

A Last-Minute Push for Turning Feds Into At-Will Employees, Government Executive

Military Families May See More Financial Challenges, Petraeus Says, Defense News


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