MIA http://news.stlpublicradio.org en McCaskill To Officials On POW/MIA Reforms: 'Get It Frickin' Done' http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mccaskill-officials-powmia-reforms-get-it-frickin-done <p>Defense officials say the Pentagon's inspector general will investigate allegations of waste and misuse taxpayer funds by a military-led unit that's responsible for accounting for POWs and MIAs.</p><p>The investigation comes in response to an internal Pentagon report that said the Joint POW-MIA Accounting Command's search for remains on old battlefields is so inept, mismanaged and wasteful that it risks descending from dysfunction to total failure.</p> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 21:42:38 +0000 Bill Raack & The Associated Press 28733 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org McCaskill To Officials On POW/MIA Reforms: 'Get It Frickin' Done' Remains of 3 MIA Vietnam War soldiers, one from St. Louis, identified, to be buried http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/remains-3-mia-vietnam-war-soldiers-one-st-louis-identified-be-buried <p>The government says it has identified the remains of three U.S. Army soldiers missing in action during the Vietnam War and will bury them Wednesday at Arlington National Cemetery.</p> Mon, 03 Oct 2011 22:29:30 +0000 The Associated Press 2177 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Remains of 3 MIA Vietnam War soldiers, one from St. Louis, identified, to be buried