Top Daily Stories for September 2012

Sep 4 2012

Iran’s navy aims to sail off U.S. shores soon

Marine Corps Times - Tue, 2012-09-04 09:16
The head of Iran’s navy says the country aims to put its warships in international waters off the U.S. coast “in the next few years.”
Sep 4 2012

China warns U.S. not to take sides in sea disputes

Reuters - Tue, 2012-09-04 06:18
China warned the United States not to get involved in South China Sea disputes as Secretary of State Hillary Clinton heads to Beijing with a strong message on calming regional tensions.
Sep 3 2012

With military at ‘turning point,’ SecDef avoids bold moves

Washington Post - World - Mon, 2012-09-03 19:48
Leon Panetta has cut few major weapons programs and steered clear of any bold moves aimed at remaking the military for a new era. The watchword for his tenure, senior officials say, is “humble.”
Sep 3 2012

DOD report finds good care, long delays

Marine Corps Times - Mon, 2012-09-03 12:15
An inspector general’s report says Marines and sailors received good care and support at Wounded Warrior Battalion-West but faced long delays for reviews and insufficient support for family members.
Sep 3 2012

Coast Guard rescues a lost Russell Crowe

CNN.com - Mon, 2012-09-03 03:34
The actor and a friend were plucked from the waters off New York's Long Island after the pair lost their way while kayaking.
Sep 3 2012

E-book: 'Bad blood' spurred SEAL book on raid

Virginian-Pilot - Mon, 2012-09-03 00:00
The former Navy SEAL who wrote an account of the raid that killed Osama bin Laden was willing to speak out because of "bad blood" with his former unit.
Sep 2 2012

Miramar pilot survives jet crash

San Diego Union - Sun, 2012-09-02 13:13
A Marine pilot from a San Diego squadron safely ejected from an attack jet Saturday before it crashed at Naval Air Station Fallon.
Sep 1 2012

Notre Dame runs wild, sinks Navy 50-10 in Dublin

Top Headlines - Sat, 2012-09-01 15:02
A crowd of 49,000 filled Dublin's Aviva Stadium for the first U.S. college game in Ireland since 1996, when the same two teams played in the Emerald Isle Classic.
Sep 1 2012

Somali Pirates kill hostage over delayed ransom

AP News - Sat, 2012-09-01 14:15
Somali pirates who have been holding a hijacked ship for nearly two years killed a Syrian hostage crew member and wounded another to protest delayed ransom payment, a pirate leader said.
Sep 1 2012

Commander of Norfolk helicopter squadron relieved

Virginian-Pilot - Sat, 2012-09-01 12:51
The Navy has relieved the commanding officer of a helicopter squadron following a July crash that resulted in the deaths of two sailors.

 
 

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