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Apr 25 2015

USS Theodore Roosevelt Returns to Arabian Gulf

Navy.mil Top Stories - Sat, 2015-04-25 07:39
The aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71) escorted by USS Normandy (CG-60), transited the Strait of Hormuz from its station in the Arabian Sea to the Arabian Gulf April 24.
Apr 24 2015

1 SEAL dead, another injured in Little Creek accident

Virginian-Pilot - Fri, 2015-04-24 20:16
One Navy SEAL died Friday and another is in critical condition after a fitness training accident at Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek.
Apr 23 2015

Petraeus Put on Probation, Fined $100,000

Foreign Policy - Thu, 2015-04-23 16:11
David Petraeus has been sentenced to probation and fined $100,000 for disclosing classified information.
Apr 23 2015

U.S. deploys more A-10s for fight against Islamic State group

The Washington Times - World - Thu, 2015-04-23 08:44
The Islamic State group will soon be seeing a lot more A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft overhead.
Apr 22 2015

Commanding officer of Coast Guard Cutter Steadfast temporarily relieved

Coast Guard News - Wed, 2015-04-22 20:18
The Coast Guard temporarily relieved Cmdr. John R. Bitterman, commanding officer of Coast Guard Cutter Steadfast from Astoria, Ore., Monday due to loss of confidence in his abilities to command.
Apr 21 2015

1st woman to lead a U.S. ship fleet

San Diego Union - Tue, 2015-04-21 21:28
For the first time, the Navy has nominated a woman to command a sea-going U.S. fleet.
Apr 20 2015

Philippines voices alarm on China; war games with U.S. begin

Yahoo Top News - Mon, 2015-04-20 05:31
The Philippines voiced alarm Monday about Chinese "aggressiveness" in disputed regional waters as it launched giant war games with the United States.
Apr 20 2015

In Brief to High Court, Ex-Military Officials Support Same-Sex Marriage

The New York Times - Mon, 2015-04-20 05:00
Their message is that the patchwork of marriage laws around the country hurts military families and threatens national security.
Apr 19 2015

Marine Corps weighs lower standards for women after none pass Infantry Officer Course

The Washington Times - Sun, 2015-04-19 22:01
Two years ago, Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey laid down an edict on the administration's plan to open land combat jobs to women: If women cannot meet a standard, commanders better have a good reason why it should not be lowered.
Apr 16 2015

Navy civilian workers abuse overtime pay while union supervisors claim ignorance

The Washington Times - Thu, 2015-04-16 21:55
Civilians at Indiana's Naval Weapons Station Crane received nearly $4 million in pay for working with explosives, handling microorganisms or being in dangerous conditions. But they never worked under such conditions.

 
 

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