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Sep 16 2014

Destroyer Williams' commanding officer, CMC and former XO reassigned amid investigation

Navy Times - Tue, 2014-09-16 21:57
The commanding officer, command master chief and former XO of the destroyer James E. Williams have been reassigned as Destroyer Squadron 2 investigates the command climate aboard the ship.
Sep 15 2014

U.S. expands Iraq campaign with strike against Islamic State near Baghdad

Reuters (World) - Mon, 2014-09-15 19:57
The U.S. military struck an Islamic State target southwest of Baghdad, U.S. Central Command said on Monday, in an expansion of the Obama administration's campaign against the militant group.
Sep 15 2014

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton, Fourth National Security Cutter delivered to Coast Guard

Coast Guard News - Mon, 2014-09-15 18:08
The Coast Guard accepted delivery of the fourth National Security Cutter, Hamilton, in Pascagoula, Mississippi, Monday.
Sep 14 2014

Navy identifies Hornet pilot presumed dead after collision

Navy Times - Sun, 2014-09-14 20:07
The Navy has identified the F/A-18C Hornet pilot who is presumed dead after his aircraft collided with another Hornet on Friday as Lt. Nathan Poloski.
Sep 14 2014

USS Saratoga arrives in Texas to be scrapped

Navy Times - Sun, 2014-09-14 12:18
The decommissioned aircraft carrier USS Saratoga has arrived at its final destination in South Texas where it will be scrapped.
Sep 14 2014

Navy overhauls spot promotions

Navy Times - Sun, 2014-09-14 10:26
Thousands more sailors will soon be eligible to advance without the hassle of an advancement exam, and make the move up to 12 months early.
Sep 13 2014

Rescuers search Pacific for Navy pilot after crash

Fox News - Sat, 2014-09-13 05:14
Rescuers searched an area of the far western Pacific Ocean Saturday for a Navy fighter pilot whose jet was one of two that crashed west of Wake Island.
Sep 12 2014

Sailor rescued off South Carolina coast

Navy Times - Fri, 2014-09-12 18:32
A sailor from amphibious transport dock New York was rescued off the coast of South Carolina late Thursday night by an MH-60R Seahawk helicopter crew.
Sep 12 2014

Retired Marine Gen. Allen: Timeline for Afghanistan pullout 'too short'

Marine Corps Times - Fri, 2014-09-12 12:04
A former Marine commander of all U.S. troops in Afghanistan warned a Washington, D.C. crowd this week that a rigid timeline for U.S. withdrawal might plunge Afghanistan back to a pre-9/11 reality.
Sep 11 2014

'American War Generals' a sobering reflection on U.S. failures in Iraq

Marine Corps Times - Thu, 2014-09-11 17:28
As the U.S. escalates its campaign against jihadists, a new documentary offers a cautionary tale about putting too much faith in technology and forgetting hard-fought lessons from the past.


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