Top Daily Stories

May 12 2014

Pentagon: No change on ban on transgender troops

The Washington Times - Mon, 2014-05-12 15:24
The Pentagon is not reviewing or planning to review its policy that bans transgenders from military service, a defense official said Monday.
May 12 2014

Gen. Amos responds to congressman about whistleblower fallout

Marine Corps Times - Mon, 2014-05-12 13:27
The Commandant of the Marine Corps is offering Congress few details about the fallout from a whistleblower complaint, but says he's not afraid of the man who accused him of abusing his authority.
May 12 2014

Report: Vietnam, China vessels fire water cannons

Yahoo Top News - Mon, 2014-05-12 05:50
State media say a Vietnamese patrol boat has exchanged water cannon fire with Chinese vessels near an oil rig recently positioned by China in disputed waters.
May 12 2014

France won't cancel warship deal with Russia: sources

Yahoo Top News - Mon, 2014-05-12 05:17
France will press ahead with a $1.66 billion contract to sell helicopter carriers to Russia because canceling the deal would do more damage to Paris than to Moscow, French diplomatic sources said.
May 11 2014

Hagel: Military should review transgender ban

Marine Corps Times - Sun, 2014-05-11 15:17
The prohibition on transgender individuals serving in the U.S. military "continually should be reviewed," Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says.
May 10 2014

Marine jet crashes in Arizona desert; pilot OK

Marine Corps Times - Sat, 2014-05-10 11:39
A Marine Corps Harrier jet crashed on tribal land south of Phoenix on Friday, but authorities said the pilot was able to eject safely.
May 10 2014

VA appoints interim director for Phoenix VA Health Care System

Marine Corps Times - Sat, 2014-05-10 11:25
The Department of Veterans Affairs has appointed an interim director for the Phoenix VA Health Care System.
May 9 2014

DOD to launch massive MWR survey

Marine Corps Times - Fri, 2014-05-09 15:55
Nearly 1 million troops who will get a chance to voice their opinions about military morale, welfare and recreation programs in a survey that is scheduled to launch the week of May 12.
May 8 2014

Navy pays 1 cent to scrap ex-carrier Saratoga

Navy Times - Thu, 2014-05-08 20:38
The decommissioned aircraft carrier Saratoga is officially headed for the scrapyard after the Navy paid one penny to a Texas scrapyard to dismantle the 81,101-ton flattop.
May 8 2014

Troops go to doctors more than ever, new survey shows

Marine Corps Times - Thu, 2014-05-08 20:33
The brutal legacy of more than a decade of war on the U.S. military is made plain in a study released Thursday.

 
 

Conferences and Events

2014 U.S. Naval Institute History Conference

Wed, 2014-10-01

The 2014 Naval History Conference is hosted by the U.S. Naval Institute and the U.S. Naval Academywith support from The William M...

2015 WEST Conference

View All

From the Press

Meet the Author & Guest Lecturer

Sat, 2014-08-09

CDR Youssef H. Aboul-Enein, USN

Meet the Author & Book Signing

Tue, 2014-08-12

Why Become a Member of the U.S. Naval Institute?

As an independent forum for over 135 years, the Naval Institute has been nurturing creative thinkers who responsibly raise their voices on matters relating to national defense.

Become a Member Renew Membership