Thursday, August 28
- Pilot died in F-15 crash in Virginia mountains
- Obama calls on other nations to fight Islamic State
- USAF chief: Pratt close to developing F-35 engine fix
- Votel takes helm of Special Operations Command
- High school buddies followed similar path to jihad
- U.S. warplanes bomb targets in northern Iraq
- Jihadists kill dozens of captured Syrian soldiers
- U.N. Security Council meets on Ukraine crisis
- Rep. Hunter: Islamic State just 'guys in pajamas,' not an 'existential threat'
- Obama tamps down prospect of strikes in Syria
- Cave team: Erin Corwin found in unmapped gold mine
- China vows to respond to U.S. surveillance flights
- Finland suspects Russian airspace violation
- Alabama VA employee accused of sexually abusing patient
Start your day with a roundup of top defense news.