Top Daily Stories for September 2013

Sep 23 2013

Navy halts search for 2 missing airmen in Red Sea

Navy Times - Mon, 2013-09-23 12:07
The Navy says it has suspended the search for two missing airmen after a helicopter crash in the Red Sea. Three other crew members were rescued earlier.
Sep 23 2013

Navy officer ousted for relationship

San Diego Union - Mon, 2013-09-23 10:03
Capt. Jeffrey Winter was in charge of the air wing assigned to the San Diego-based aircraft carrier Carl Vinson.
Sep 22 2013

U.S .Navy searches for 2 sailors after chopper crash

Yahoo Top News - Sun, 2013-09-22 15:46
A U.S .Navy helicopter crashed into the Red Sea on Sunday and a search is underway for two of the five crew members, the military said.
Sep 22 2013

U.S. military to shake up command structure in Afghanistan

Marine Corps Times - Sun, 2013-09-22 09:05
Senior coalition commanders in Afghanistan will shake up their command structure as part of the ongoing drawdown, eliminating regional commands in favor of smaller headquarters units, U.S. officials said.
Sep 21 2013

Hyperbaric chamber treatments did not help with mild TBI

USA Today - Sat, 2013-09-21 05:59
Scientists found no significant benefit to a using a pressurized chamber to force oxygen into the brain to heal mild brain injuries, according to a DOD and VA study.
Sep 21 2013

Study: Mental illness, not combat, causes soldier suicides

CNN Top Stories - Sat, 2013-09-21 03:10
A new data analysis, funded by the Department of Defense, suggests that the reason behind the growing number of military suicides is underlying mental health issues in this population.
Sep 20 2013

Hacking U.S. Secrets, China Pushes for Drones

The New York Times - Global - Fri, 2013-09-20 20:52
A two-year hacking operation by a group linked to China’s army is the latest sign of Beijing’s ambitious plans to be at the forefront of drone manufacturing.
Sep 20 2013

Marines Tread Carefully in Search for New Amphibious Vehicle

Defense News – Naval - Fri, 2013-09-20 11:15
Ongoing studies were recently extended by another six months as the Corps struggles to replace its 40-year-old Amphibious Assault Vehicle (AAV) with a cost-effective, speedier alternative.
Sep 19 2013

NATO chief: Military option on Syria must remain open

Reuters (World) - Thu, 2013-09-19 03:19
The option of carrying out a military strike or similar operation in Syria must be kept open as a way of dealing with the crisis, NATO's secretary-general said on Thursday.
Sep 18 2013

Two Chinese ships enter disputed waters: Japan

Fox News - World - Wed, 2013-09-18 19:31
Two Chinese ships entered waters around islands at the centre of a dispute with Japan on Thursday in the latest such incident at a time of frayed ties between the Asian powers.


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