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May 14 2015

Two people injured following collision between Coast Guard boat and fishing vessel

Coast Guard News - Thu, 2015-05-14 18:35
A Coast Guard helicopter crew transferred two men to Neah Bay after they were injured in an apparent collision between their disabled recreational boat and a responding Coast Guard vessel.
May 13 2015

Navy secretary proposes doubling maternity leave

Virginian-Pilot - Wed, 2015-05-13 12:03
Navy Secretary Ray Mabus unveiled a proposal Wednesday that calls for doubling to 12 weeks the amount of paid maternity leave that sailors and Marines can take.
May 13 2015

Carter, Clapper to lawmakers: Don't deny access to Russian rocket engines

The Washington Times - World - Wed, 2015-05-13 12:01
Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and Director of National Intelligence James Clapper are urging lawmakers not to deny military contractors access to Russian rocket engines.
May 13 2015

China concerned about possible US patrols around islands

The Washington Times - World - Wed, 2015-05-13 11:42
China on Wednesday expressed "serious concern" about reports that the U.S. is considering sending military ships and planes to challenge Chinese claims to islands it is building in the South China Sea.
May 13 2015

Ex-Pentagon spokesman Kirby appointed State Dep't spokesman

The Washington Times - World - Wed, 2015-05-13 09:54
Secretary of State John Kerry welcomed former Pentagon spokesman Rear Adm. John Kirby as the public face of the State Department Wednesday.
May 13 2015

Pentagon recommends nuclear director to be next Navy chief

Virginian-Pilot - Wed, 2015-05-13 09:42
The Pentagon is recommending that Adm. John Richardson, head of the Navy's nuclear program, be named the next chief of naval operations, U.S. officials said Tuesday.
May 13 2015

Missing U.S. helicopter spotted in Nepal

Virginian-Pilot - Wed, 2015-05-13 05:02
A U.S. military helicopter missing during an aid mission in Nepal has been spotted north of the capital, authorities said.
May 12 2015

U.S. helicopter missing in Nepal

BBC News - Tue, 2015-05-12 14:13
A U.S. Marine Corps helicopter involved in disaster relief efforts in Nepal has been declared missing by the Army.
May 12 2015

Navy Super Hornet crashes in Arabian Gulf, crew OK

Virginian-Pilot - Tue, 2015-05-12 12:59
A U.S. Navy F/A-18F Super Hornet assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron 211 crashed this morning shortly after launching from the Theodore Roosevelt in the Arabian Gulf, according to a Navy news release.
May 12 2015

Leon Panetta denies Seymour Hersh on bin Laden raid - Tue, 2015-05-12 12:00
Former CIA Director Leon Panetta says journalist Seymour Hersh is wrong in saying the Pakistani government knew in advance about the U.S. raid on Osama bin Laden's compound.


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