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Yemen crisis

US officials say American presence in Yemen remains essential to intelligence gathering and counter-terrorism operations against al-Qaida, but stress evacuations would be ordered if a serious threat is seen - @NBCNews

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US State of the Union address 2015

President Obama: 'The Pentagon says that climate change poses immediate risks to our national security. We should act like it'; says US has done 'more than ever before to combat climate change' over past 6 years

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business

Oracle names former Defense Secretary and CIA Director Leon Panetta to its board - @gigaom

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Pentagon Press Secretary: Several hundred US troops will receive orders over the next 4-6 weeks for Syrian training and equipment program - @kristina_wong

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Arlington, VA, US

#BREAKING It's official. The Pentagon confirms it's sending 400 troops to Syria this spring. http://t.co/0p4XUUfcIz - @ABC7News

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Obama's efforts to close Guantanamo Bay

Department of Defense announces transfer of 4 Guantanamo Bay prisoners to Oman, 1 to Estonia - @carolrosenberg

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United States

President Obama: CENTCOM hack is proof the US needs to strengthen cyber security - @Reuters

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cybersecurity

US Central Command's Twitter account returns after organization temporary suspends it following 'act of cybervandalism' - @CENTCOM

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cybersecurity

US Central Command says compromised social media accounts 'purely ... a case of cyber vandalism;' initial assessment suggests no classified information compromised - @ABC

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cybersecurity

US Central Command: Operational military networks were not compromised by hackers on Twitter account and there was 'no operational impact' - @Reuters

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cybersecurity

After CENTCOM hack, General Services Administration orders government-wide social media audit - @BuzzFeedNews

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cybersecurity

Senior Pentagon official: Information posted by hackers on CENTCOM Twitter didn't appear to be highly classified - @WSJ

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cybersecurity

US Central Command: We can confirm that our twitter account was compromised. CENTCOM is taking appropriate measures to address the matter' - @CraigMWhitlock

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Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant

#Breaking Isis hackers appear to hijack US Central Command @CENTCOM Twitter feed http://t.co/FqeirK32Qq http://t.co/5yGQySUMqe - @nzherald

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Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant

RT @KylaCampbellDC: #BREAKING: U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) #Twitter & #YouTube hacked by people claiming to be members of #ISIS. - @fox25news

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United States Central Command

Image: A view of CENTCOM's Twitter account after it was apparently hacked by Islamic State sympathizers - @washingtonpost

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Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant

#BREAKING: ISIS threats appear in U.S. Central Command tweets http://t.co/w3KfMu1BMB #abc15 http://t.co/NFlBdpHXnF - @abc15

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Defense Department official says CENTCOM's Twitter account has 'clearly been hacked' - @NBCNews

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United States Central Command

Editor's note: Postings online indicate the Twitter account for the U.S. Central Command has been hacked by supporters of Islamic State fighters. We are monitoring the story and will update when there is a statement from defense or other White House officials. - Tricia

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Combined Joint Task Force says US and allies targeted Islamic State forces in 27 air strikes in Iraq and Syria from Sunday into Monday morning - @Reuters

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