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May 4 2014

Unofficial retention survey seeks sailors' unguarded opinions

Navy Times - Sun, 2014-05-04 15:03
A fighter pilot who recently argued that the Navy's officer corps is facing an exodus is taking his case one giant step further.
May 3 2014

Group protests use of psychiatric drugs for troops

Navy Times - Sat, 2014-05-03 17:30
A watchdog group turned out in force Saturday at the American Psychiatric Association annual meeting to protest the practice of medicating troops and veterans with psychiatric drugs.
May 2 2014

Navy aircraft grounded: Air boss orders 'pause' after latest crash

Navy Times - Fri, 2014-05-02 12:03
The aviation Navy's boss grounded all planes and squadrons except those deployed or under way Friday for a "tactical pause" after a T-34C trainer crashed into the ocean off the coast of Texas.
May 2 2014

Philippines to give U.S. forces access to up to five military bases

Reuters (World) - Fri, 2014-05-02 04:38
Up to five Philippine military bases will be made available for U.S. forces to rotate aircraft, ships, equipment and troops, Manila's chief negotiator of a new security pact said Friday.
May 1 2014

North Korea seen testing engine for ICBM

Reuters (World) - Thu, 2014-05-01 23:59
North Korea has recently conducted engine tests for an intercontinental ballistic missile that could potentially deliver a nuclear warhead to the United States, a U.S. think tank said Friday.
May 1 2014

Problems with Army's battlefield intel system unresolved after two years

The Washington Times - World - Thu, 2014-05-01 20:23
U.S. soldiers are still encountering some of the same flaws in the Army's vaunted intelligence computer network that they endured two years ago.
May 1 2014

Sexual assault claims jump 50 percent

Navy Times - Thu, 2014-05-01 16:05
Reports of military sexual assaults soared by 50 percent last year, according to new data released Thursday.
May 1 2014

VA budget bill bans bonuses for senior executives

Marine Corps Times - Thu, 2014-05-01 15:15
The House overwhelmingly approved its $217 billion Veterans Affairs Department budget plan for next fiscal year, over objections from the White House that it doesn't go far enough.
May 1 2014

Corps doubles the number of MRAPS it will keep

Marine Corps Times - Thu, 2014-05-01 14:46
Marine Corps officials have decided to double the number of Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles the Corps will keep following the end of fighting in Afghanistan.
May 1 2014

T-34C crashes off Gulf of Mexico; no injuries

Navy Times - Thu, 2014-05-01 14:26
Two pilots aboard a training aircraft were uninjured Thursday morning after their plane crashed over the Gulf of Mexico, Naval Air Training Command said in a news release.

 
 

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