Top Daily Stories

Aug 3 2015

With new paint and grease, Navy tries to lengthen a submarine's life

Virginian-Pilot - Mon, 2015-08-03 18:30
As it tries to get the most out of each of its $2.6 billion attack submarines, the U.S. Navy is finding a lot depends on the right paint job.
Aug 3 2015

Veterans learn VA hospital dumped patient records with Social Security, personal info

Fox News - Mon, 2015-08-03 02:15
A VA hospital in South Dakota waited more than two months to notify 1,100 patients that files containing their Social Security numbers and other personal data were dumped in a trash bin.
Aug 1 2015

Navy's newest attack submarine, John Warner, joins fleet

Virginian-Pilot - Sat, 2015-08-01 10:26
The Navy's newest nuclear-powered attack submarine, the John Warner, was commissioned Saturday in front of several thousand people at Naval Station Norfolk in Virginia.
Jul 29 2015

Navy Announces Command Senior Chief Rating Top Stories - Wed, 2015-07-29 10:59
The Navy has established the Command Senior Chief (CMDCS) rating to provide earlier leadership opportunity for senior enlisted.
Jul 27 2015

New Navy ship name honors vets in hall of fame

Virginian-Pilot - Mon, 2015-07-27 21:38
The name of a new Navy ship will honor vets who are also members of the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y.
Jul 27 2015

Remains of Pearl Harbor victims raised for identification

Virginian-Pilot - Mon, 2015-07-27 19:51
The military on Monday exhumed more caskets containing the unidentified remains of USS Oklahoma crew members killed in the 1941 bombing of Pearl Harbor.
Jul 25 2015

U.S. troops to train regular Ukrainian military troops: State Department

Reuters (World) - Sat, 2015-07-25 03:53
U.S. troops will begin training regular Ukrainian military forces later this year in an expansion of their current mission, which so far has been limited to instructing Interior Ministry national guard units.
Jul 24 2015

Justice Department investigating Sikorsky, alleges overbilling of Navy

Virginian-Pilot - Fri, 2015-07-24 21:10
The Justice Department has launched a criminal investigation against Sikorsky, manufacturer of the Black Hawk helicopter, for allegedly overcharging the Navy for servicing two classes of aircraft.
Jul 23 2015

Last West Coast frigate—USS Gary—retired

San Diego Union - Thu, 2015-07-23 21:03
“This is the fighting frigate, and don’t you ever forget it,” says a former captain.
Jul 22 2015

Pentagon chief tells Saudi Arabia: Iran threat is shared concern

Reuters (World) - Wed, 2015-07-22 14:03
Defense Secretary Ash Carter said after talks in Saudi Arabia that Iran's "potential for aggression" was a shared concern as he moved to bolster ties with Riyadh following a nuclear agreement with its arch-foe.


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Defense Forum Washington 2015

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Defense Forum Washington will take place 7 December 2015 at the Newseum - Knight Conference Center in Washington, DC.  

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