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Dec 7 2014

America's military: A force adrift

USA Today - Sun, 2014-12-07 04:32
Today's service members say they feel underpaid, under-equipped and under-appreciated.
Dec 6 2014

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton commissioned into active service for homeland security missions

Coast Guard News - Sat, 2014-12-06 22:56
Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton, the first national security cutter homeported on the East Coast, entered into active service Saturday.
Dec 6 2014

Chuck Hagel: More U.S. troops than planned to stay in Afghanistan

The Washington Times - World - Sat, 2014-12-06 09:28
U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Saturday the United States will keep as many as 1,000 more troops in Afghanistan than planned for the first part of 2015.
Dec 6 2014

U.S., South African hostages in Yemen killed in rescue attempt

Reuters - Sat, 2014-12-06 06:58
A U.S. journalist and a South African teacher held by al Qaeda militants in Yemen were killed during a rescue attempt by U.S. and Yemeni forces, senior officials said on Saturday.
Dec 5 2014

Adm. Gortney formally takes charge of NORAD

Virginian-Pilot - Fri, 2014-12-05 19:27
Navy Adm. Bill Gortney formally took charge of the North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command on Friday.
Dec 4 2014

Stockdale Leadership Award Presented at Pentagon Ceremony Top Stories - Thu, 2014-12-04 17:01
Cmdr. Thomas J. Dickinson, a Whitehall, Michigan, native and Cmdr. Gavin Duff, of Toms River, New Jersey, receive the award.
Dec 3 2014

Navy investigating reports that women recorded in sub showers

Virginian-Pilot - Wed, 2014-12-03 23:11
The Navy is investigating reports that some of the first women ever assigned to a Navy submarine were secretly recorded on video while showering, a Navy official said.
Dec 3 2014

Despite Michelle Obama's vow to end vet homelessness, VA fails miserably

The Washington Times - Wed, 2014-12-03 18:20
Despite Michelle Obama's crusade to end veteran homelessness, the VA marquee program to address the problem has stumbled miserably, an internal investigation found.
Dec 3 2014

U.S. believes Iran launched air raids on Islamic State in Iraq

Reuters - Wed, 2014-12-03 07:06
The United States has indications that Iran has carried out air strikes on Islamic State targets in Iraq in recent days, U.S. officials said on Wednesday.
Nov 25 2014

Vietnam warships visit Philippines amid South China Sea dispute

Reuters (World) - Tue, 2014-11-25 02:42
Vietnam on Tuesday showed off its two most powerful warships in the first port call to the Philippines, but an official said it was not meant as a challenge China's naval forces amid South China Sea tensions.


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