Latest Occupation of Iraq Stories

2009-08-06 03:30:00

Armed Forces Personnel and Families in Texas to Benefit PASADENA, Calif., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Defense contractor KBR has stepped up to support the troops with a $10,000 grant to nonprofit Soldiers' Angels, awarded through their Corporate Giving Program.

2009-08-03 06:20:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Ergo (www.ergo.net) is pleased to announce that Major General James A. "Spider" Marks (U.S. Army, retired) has joined the firm as a Managing Partner. Marks comes to Ergo after a distinguished career in public service and the private sector.

2009-06-18 16:29:00

WASHINGTON, June 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Raschad L. "Sean" Lewis, a former fuel section employee of Kellogg Brown and Root Inc.

2009-06-11 16:58:00

WASHINGTON, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Five new lawsuits allege that KBR, Inc.

2009-04-28 16:03:00

WASHINGTON, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Nine new lawsuits allege that KBR, Inc. jeopardized the health and safety of American soldiers and contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan by burning vast quantities of unsorted waste in enormous open-air burn pits with no safety controls.

2009-04-08 11:00:00

American Airlines to Fly 20 Tons of Cargo in the Largest One-Time Shipment in Operation Iraqi Children's History, Supporting U.S. Soldiers' Efforts to Help Iraqis Mission to Also Feature Tony Orlando and Other Performers Providing Entertainment for U.S.

2009-02-12 06:43:45


2008-12-01 08:10:00

Military health officials are bracing for a surge of soldiers that have been deployed over a year that are expected to suffer from brain injuries and psychological problems.

2008-11-06 18:00:07

The United States has responded to changes Iraqi officials made to the pact on maintaining a U.S. troop presence in Iraq, a White House spokeswoman said. "We have gotten back to the Iraqis with a final text," Dana Perino said during a Thursday news briefing.

2008-11-03 18:00:17

KBR (NYSE:KBR) today announced that its consulting subsidiary Granherne has been selected as the contractor for two pre-front-end engineering and design (pre-FEED) studies by BG Trinidad & Tobago (BG T&T). The contracts are valued at $1.2 million.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]