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Oct 27 2014

SOCOM wants to start data mining the open web

Marine Corps Times - Mon, 2014-10-27 15:37
U.S. Special Operations Command is building an open-source data-mining program that will run automatic keyword searches across a variety of websites and databases.
Oct 26 2014

Marines end mission in Afghanistan after 13 years

Marine Corps Times - Sun, 2014-10-26 16:48
Marines in Afghanistan handed over the Corps' last remaining base there to Afghan National Army troops Sunday, marking the official end of the service's primary work in support of the war.
Oct 24 2014

U.S. Commander Sees Key Nuclear Step by North Korea

The New York Times - Fri, 2014-10-24 21:04
Gen. Curtis M. Scaparrotti, the top American military leader in South Korea, says he believes the North is capable of making a nuclear weapon small enough to fit atop a ballistic missile.
Oct 24 2014

Navy to Commission Submarine North Dakota Top Stories - Fri, 2014-10-24 10:56
The Navy will commission its newest attack submarine North Dakota, during a ceremony Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at Submarine Base New London in Groton, Connecticut.
Oct 24 2014

China launches experimental moon orbiter

Yahoo Top News - Fri, 2014-10-24 04:35
China launched an experimental spacecraft on Friday to fly around the moon and back to Earth in preparation for the country's first unmanned return trip to the lunar surface.
Oct 24 2014

Swedish military calls off hunt for suspected submarine

Reuters (World) - Fri, 2014-10-24 02:30
The Swedish military said on Friday that it had called of its search for a suspected foreign submarine in waters off Stockholm after a week-long hunt.
Oct 23 2014

NATO jets 'intercept Russian plane'

BBC News - Thu, 2014-10-23 04:08
NATO warplanes have intercepted a Russian spy plane over the Baltic Sea, the alliance says, amid heightened tensions between the West and Russia.
Oct 23 2014

China says it wants closer military ties with Iran

Reuters (World) - Thu, 2014-10-23 03:41
China wants to have closer military ties with Iran, the Chinese defense minister told the visiting head of the Iranian navy on Thursday, state media reported.
Oct 22 2014

Taliban Are Rising Again in Afghanistan’s North

The New York Times - Wed, 2014-10-22 22:04
Gains by militants in Kunduz Province question the ability of Afghan security forces to hold territory just two months before the end of the 13-year international combat mission.
Oct 22 2014

CNO Greenert: 7-month deployments 'achievable and sustainable'

Navy Times - Wed, 2014-10-22 19:27
The Navy's top admiral said he wants to bring deployments down to a seven-month standard—a call that stands in stark contrast to recent deployment lengths.


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