Top Daily Stories

May 4 2015

Marine Selected to Head Joint Chiefs

The New York Times - Mon, 2015-05-04 20:46
President Obama’s choice of Gen. Joseph F. Dunford, a former commander in Afghanistan, must be confirmed by the Senate.
Apr 30 2015

Study: Not all veterans struggle when they come home

Virginian-Pilot - Thu, 2015-04-30 22:14
The first examination of civic involvement of veterans, released Thursday, shows results that debunk stereotypes of the wounded former service members struggling to adjust to civilian life.
Apr 30 2015

U.S. Navy to accompany U.S. ships passing through Strait of Hormuz

Reuters (World) - Thu, 2015-04-30 14:51
U.S. Navy ships will start accompanying U.S.-flagged commercial vessels passing through the Strait of Hormuz after Iran's seizure of a Marshall Islands-flagged vessel two days ago, a U.S. defense official said.
Apr 30 2015

Chinese and Russian Navies to Hold Joint Drills in Mediterranean

The New York Times - Thu, 2015-04-30 12:21
The announcement of joint military exercises was a further sign of deepening ties between China and Russia, and of the Chinese navy’s increasing ambitions.
Apr 29 2015

Navy considering Newport News Shipbuilding's future

Virginian-Pilot - Wed, 2015-04-29 23:01
Is the day coming when Newport News Shipbuilding will no longer have a monopoly on building the Navy's aircraft carriers?
Apr 29 2015

Navy rules jet crash an accident

San Diego Union - Wed, 2015-04-29 20:54
Navy rules September jet crash off carrier Carl Vinson a simple accident.
Apr 29 2015

Ship captain promoted despite crash

San Diego Union - Wed, 2015-04-29 19:04
Navy ship skipper partially blamed for fatal 2013 accident is selected for promotion.
Apr 28 2015

Navy removes commander of San Diego-based ship

Virginian-Pilot - Tue, 2015-04-28 23:20
The Navy has removed the commander of a San Diego-based guided-missile cruiser from his post, citing a loss of confidence in his ability to command.
Apr 28 2015

Iran fires at, boards Marshall Islands cargo ship; U.S. sending defense

The Washington Times - World - Tue, 2015-04-28 11:20
Iranian troops boarded a cargo vessel early Tuesday morning after firing shots at the ship, prompting the U.S. to send assets to the ship's defense.
Apr 28 2015

Coast Guard says it needs new ships to combat drug smuggling

USA Today - Tue, 2015-04-28 03:01
Deployment of Coast Guard cutters to fight drug smuggling has fallen steadily since 2009.


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