Top Daily Stories

Jan 30 2015

Islamic State chemical weapons expert killed in airstrike

The Washington Times - World - Fri, 2015-01-30 19:48
The Pentagon says it has killed a chemical weapons expert who was using his experience to create toxic war tools for Saddam Hussein to help the Islamic State.
Jan 27 2015

Army denies final decision on Bowe Bergdahl has been made

The Washington Times - Tue, 2015-01-27 15:49
The U.S. Army is denying multiple media reports that Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl will be tried with desertion.
Jan 26 2015

Bowe Bergdahl to be charged with desertion, retired officer says

The Washington Times - Mon, 2015-01-26 23:26
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was released by the Taliban last year in exchange for five prisoners, is being charged with desertion, retired Lt. Col. Tony Schaffer said on Monday.
Jan 25 2015

New Navy recruiting commercial

San Diego Union - Mon, 2015-01-26 00:22
The Navy goes with a tougher image, with an eye toward retaining veteran sailors.
Jan 25 2015

Navy wants to increase use of sonar-emitting buoys

Virginian-Pilot - Sun, 2015-01-25 10:34
The U.S. Navy is seeking permits to expand sonar and other training exercises off the Pacific Coast, raising concerns from advocates who say that more sonar-emitting buoys would harm whales.
Jan 24 2015

2 Marines die in helicopter crash

CNN Top Stories - Sat, 2015-01-24 06:09
Two U.S. Marines died on a training mission in Southern California when their helicopter crashed, a military statement said.
Jan 24 2015

Naval Air Forces Holds Change of Command

Maritime News - Security - Sat, 2015-01-24 05:53
Commander, Naval Air Forces held a change of command ceremony aboard the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74) at Naval Air Station North Island on 22 January.
Jan 23 2015

Gen. Austin: Iraq's battle for Mosul will take place before summer

The Washington Times - World - Fri, 2015-01-23 11:36
The head of the U.S. military's Central Command said Iraqis troops will be trained for a summer assault to retake Mosul, which is currently under control of the Islamic State terrorist group.
Jan 23 2015

Navy container ship carrying troops runs aground

USA Today - Fri, 2015-01-23 08:41
The maritime prepositioning ship Sgt. Matej Kocak ran aground six miles off the coast of Okinawa, Japan, 7th Fleet said.
Jan 20 2015

Lawmakers: Carrier fleet should be exempt from cuts

Virginian-Pilot - Tue, 2015-01-20 20:53
Lawmakers representing Virginia say the nation's fleet of nuclear-powered aircraft carriers—and the massive industry required to support them—should be exempt from defense cuts.


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