Top Daily Stories

May 14 2014

Halvorsen named acting CIO for DOD

Navy Times - Wed, 2014-05-14 12:11
The Navy CIO will replace Teri Takai, who stepped down two weeks ago.
May 13 2014

Chinese general tours U.S. carrier as maritime tensions fester

Reuters (World) - Tue, 2014-05-13 19:14
A top Chinese general toured an American aircraft carrier on Tuesday at the start of a U.S. visit expected to expose tensions over disputes between Beijing and U.S. allies in the South and East China Seas.
May 13 2014
May 13 2014

No, Uncle Sam doesn't really want YOU: Military now turns down 80% of applicants

The Washington Times - Tue, 2014-05-13 14:27
Uncle Sam doesn't want you. At least 80 percent of you. These days, the U.S. military is only taking 20 percent of the applicants who walk into a local recruiter's office.
May 13 2014

Hagel to speak at Naval Academy graduation

Marine Corps Times - Tue, 2014-05-13 13:32
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is the scheduled graduation speaker for the U.S. Naval Academy.
May 13 2014

Panel prepares to launch pay and benefits survey

Marine Corps Times - Tue, 2014-05-13 10:32
Top military leaders routinely say that rank-and-file troops won't mind too much if their pay and benefits are cut.
May 13 2014

U.S. warns Beijing on South China Sea

BBC News - Tue, 2014-05-13 05:27
Secretary of State John Kerry warns China that the introduction of a drilling rig into seas disputed with Vietnam is "provocative."
May 12 2014

Navy to partner with Purdue U. for greener energy

Virginian-Pilot - Mon, 2014-05-12 20:38
Purdue University is teaming up with the U.S. Navy on a project to help the military tap into alternative power sources.
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.


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