Macdill Air Force Base

  • Petraeus scandal widens, snares another US commander November 14, 2012

    Washington: The scandal involving former CIA Director David Petraeus widened on Tuesday as US defense officials said they were looking into "flirtatious" e-mails between General John Allen, the top US commander in Afghanistan, and a woman at the center of the affair. Defense Department officials said they were sifting through...
  • Armed couple detained near US military base June 15, 2010

    Miami: A man and a woman in a vehicle carrying weapons and military-style gear were detained on Monday for attempting to gain unauthorised access to a key military base in Florida, authorities said. The suspects were stopped at a gate outside MacDill Air Force Base near Tampa and taken into custody...