Top Daily Stories

Nov 25 2015

U.S. raises military aid to Philippines amid sea tension with China

Reuters (World) - Wed, 2015-11-25 04:32
The United States has raised its military aid to the Philippines this year to $79 million, the U.S. ambassador said Wednesday, as tension rises in the region over China's assertiveness in the South China Sea.
Nov 23 2015

Another ship servicer accused of bilking Navy

San Diego Union - Mon, 2015-11-23 19:01
A second ship servicing contractor is being accused by the federal government of defrauding and overbilling the Navy, resulting in losses of at least $10 million over the past decade.
Nov 22 2015

China urges others not to stir up trouble in South China Sea, says it has no military designs

Fox News - World - Sun, 2015-11-22 04:15
China on Sunday told other countries not to "deliberately stir up trouble" in the disputed South China Sea, while insisting it has no intention of militarizing the strategically vital area.
Nov 17 2015

In Signal to China, Obama to Give 2 Ships to Philippines Navy - Tue, 2015-11-17 04:49
President Barack Obama announced Tuesday that the U.S. will hand over two ships to the Philippine navy to boost its maritime security capabilities.
Nov 16 2015

Navy ship visits China in wake of recent tensions

The Washington Times - World - Mon, 2015-11-16 03:28
A U.S. Navy destroyer has docked in Shanghai in a sign that contacts between the U.S. and Chinese militaries are continuing despite tensions over the South China Sea.
Nov 12 2015

Kurds, Backed by U.S. Air Power, Try to Regain Sinjar From ISIS

The New York Times - Thu, 2015-11-12 06:25
The move also sought to cut a major jihadist supply line between Syria and the Iraqi city of Mosul.
Nov 11 2015

Vietnam-era 'Dustoff' air ambulance crews nominated for Congressional Gold Medal

The Washington Times - Wed, 2015-11-11 09:22
The bill has support from Veterans of Foreign Wars, the American Legion, AMVETS, the Association of the United States Army and the Army Aviation Association of America.
Nov 11 2015

Veterans Affairs pays $142 million in bonuses amid scandals

USA Today - Wed, 2015-11-11 05:04
The performance awards went to executives and employees as the agency was racked by crises.
Nov 11 2015

Army: Women performed comparably to men in Ranger School

USA Today - Wed, 2015-11-11 03:24
Critics have alleged the Army eased the standards for the first women to complete the famously course.
Nov 10 2015

Retired Marine the voice behind the 'oorah'

USA Today - Tue, 2015-11-10 22:33
Retired Marine Sgt. Maj. John Massaro is credited with popularizing the phrase.


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