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Alabama to gain hundreds of new jobs for US missile defense

Oct. 13, 2021 07:51 AM EDT

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — The defense firm Northrop Grumman plans to hire 500 more engineers in the Huntsville area to support America’s new Air Force-led defense against foreign nuclear missile attack. Company officials on Monday discussed their Huntsville operation,...

Lawsuit: Northrop Grumman knew chemical contaminated homes

Sep. 29, 2021 16:45 PM EDT

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Defense company Northrop Grumman knew for more than a decade that chemicals from a site it owns near the Springfield-Branson Airport were contaminating groundwater in surrounding property, according to a federal lawsuit filed Wednesday. The...

States at disadvantage in race to recruit cybersecurity pros

Sep. 25, 2021 08:46 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Austin Moody wanted to apply his cybersecurity skills in his home state of Michigan, teaming up with investigators for the State Police to analyze evidence and track down criminals. But the recent graduate set the idea aside after learning an unpaid...