Top Daily Stories for October 2012

Oct 15 2012

USMC drops second female from infantry course

Marine Corps Times - Mon, 2012-10-15 12:15
The effort to evaluate whether more combat jobs should open to women marked another milestone when the second of two female volunteers washed out of infantry officer training.
Oct 15 2012

Companies launch program to hire more veterans

Marine Corps Times - Mon, 2012-10-15 12:15
Some of the nation’s leading manufacturing companies announced a new program to help veterans gain the skills to fill some of the estimated 600,000 high-tech jobs open for a lack of qualified applicants.
Oct 14 2012

USS Montpelier and USS San Jacinto Pierside Top Stories - Sun, 2012-10-14 21:15
The U.S Navy submarine and Aegis cruiser that collided off the East Coast Oct. 13, arrived in port Sunday.
Oct 14 2012

Report: Japan, U.S. Mull Drill To Take Island

Defense News – Naval - Sun, 2012-10-14 15:28
Japan and the United States are mulling a joint military drill to simulate retaking a remote island from foreign forces, reports say, amid a festering row between Tokyo and Beijing over disputed islets.
Oct 14 2012

Japan navy showcases warships amid spat with China

Washington Examiner World News - Sun, 2012-10-14 06:00
Japan's navy marked its 60th anniversary with a major exercise Sunday intended to show off its maritime strength.
Oct 13 2012

Cruiser, submarine collide off Florida

Navy Times - Sat, 2012-10-13 21:49
A U.S. submarine and an Aegis cruiser collided off the East Coast on Saturday afternoon, the Navy reported.
Oct 13 2012

U.S. Suspects Iranians Were Behind a Wave of Cyberattacks

The New York Times - Global - Sat, 2012-10-13 15:23
Intelligence officials believe Iran was the origin of network attacks that crippled computers across the Saudi oil industry and breached American financial institutions.
Oct 13 2012

Returning vets swell ranks of entrepreneurs

Fox News - Sat, 2012-10-13 11:11
A former Navy truck driver running his own transport business is one of a growing number of veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan making a new life as entrepreneurs.
Oct 12 2012

Six Key Words: Warfighting First, Operate Forward, and Be Ready Top Stories - Fri, 2012-10-12 08:15
Text of CNO Admiral Jonathan Greenert's message on the occasion of the Navy's 237th birthday.
Oct 11 2012

Panetta Warns of Dire Threat of Cyberattack on U.S.

The New York Times - Thu, 2012-10-11 21:56
Defense Secretary Leon Panetta warned that the United States was facing the possibility of a “cyber-Pearl Harbor” and was increasingly vulnerable to foreign computer hackers.


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