Top Daily Stories for November 2013

Nov 30 2013

CNO: You may have to pay for tuition benefit

Navy Times - Sat, 2013-11-30 09:58
The Navy plans to fully fund its tuition assistance coffers in fiscal 2014 at the same $84 million level it paid out in 2013. But after that, all bets are off.
Nov 30 2013

U.S. ship 'to destroy Syria chemicals'

BBC News - Sat, 2013-11-30 07:48
The organisation charged with overseeing the destruction of Syria's chemical weapons confirms some will be "neutralised" aboard a U.S. Navy ship.
Nov 29 2013

China scrambles jets to new defense zone, eyes U.S., Japan flights

Reuters (World) - Fri, 2013-11-29 22:50
China scrambled jets on Friday in response to two U.S. spy planes and 10 Japanese aircraft, including F-15 fighters, entering its new air defense zone over the East China Sea.
Nov 29 2013

U.S. General Apologizes After Afghan Drone Strike

The New York Times - Fri, 2013-11-29 07:38
Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr. told President Hamid Karzai of Afghanistan that the United States regrets any civilian casualties that resulted from a drone strike in southern Helmand Province.
Nov 27 2013

Marines fold storied base in Afghanistan

Marine Corps Times - Wed, 2013-11-27 22:13
The Marine Corps has reached another milestone as it winds down operations in Afghanistan.
Nov 27 2013

Corps preparing PR blitz for commandant's garrison 'reawakening' campaign

Marine Corps Times - Wed, 2013-11-27 19:05
The commandant's campaign to 'reawaken' the Marine Corps will be branded across the service via a promotional poster campaign set to debut soon.
Nov 27 2013

Quantico health clinic XO fired

Marine Corps Times - Wed, 2013-11-27 16:09
Officials removed the second-in-command at a Quantico, Va.-based health clinic Tuesday for command climate concerns, the Navy's Bureau of Medicine and Surgery said Wednesday.
Nov 27 2013

China says it monitored defiant US bomber flights

Navy Times - Wed, 2013-11-27 09:02
China said it let two American B-52s fly unhindered through its newly declared air defense zone in the East China Sea despite its threat to take defensive measures against unidentified foreign aircraft.
Nov 26 2013

Another congressman inquires into commandant's conduct

Marine Corps Times - Tue, 2013-11-26 21:38
A California congressman has reached out to Navy Secretary Ray Mabus on behalf of a Marine captain facing discharge for his role in the scout sniper urination scandal.
Nov 26 2013

Submarine USS Dallas completes last deployment

Navy Times - Tue, 2013-11-26 19:49
The attack submarine USS Dallas has returned to its home port in Connecticut after completing its last scheduled deployment.

 
 

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