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Dec 6 2012

U.S. warships moving to monitor N. Korea's planned rocket launch

Reuters - Thu, 2012-12-06 19:07
U.S. warships are shifting into position to track and possibly defend against a planned North Korean rocket launch, the head of the U.S. Pacific Command said Thursday.
Dec 6 2012

Japan Deploys Missile Interceptors Ahead of N.Korean Rocket Launch

The Chosun Ilbo - Thu, 2012-12-06 17:33
Japan is deploying its missile defense system in anticipation of North Korea's planned rocket launch, which could occur as early as Monday.
Dec 6 2012

VA, DoD call for better exit physicals

Marine Corps Times - Thu, 2012-12-06 17:15
More comprehensive separation physicals could soon be required for service members, even if they have no specific complaints, to reduce problems down the road if they file for benefits for a service-connected disability.
Dec 6 2012

Panetta taps Austin to be new CENTCOM chief

Marine Corps Times - Thu, 2012-12-06 15:15
The Army commanding general who helped wind down the Iraq war last year has been tapped to serve as the next chief of U.S. Central Command.
Dec 5 2012

Report: Mullen’s personal computers hacked

Marine Corps Times - Wed, 2012-12-05 19:15
Foreign computer hackers have targeted retired Adm. Mike Mullen, former chairman of the Joint Chiefs, The Wall Street Journal is reporting.
Dec 5 2012

U.S. military helping plan Mali intervention

Marine Corps Times - Wed, 2012-12-05 19:15
U.S. military planners are working closely with African nations in advance of an offensive to wrest control of northern Mali from al-Qaida linked extremists, Obama administration officials said Wednesday.
Dec 5 2012

3 female submariners make history

Navy Times - Wed, 2012-12-05 17:47
The Navy’s first female submariners have earned their “dolphins.”
Dec 4 2012

Senate approves $650B defense bill

Marine Corps Times - Tue, 2012-12-04 19:15
The U.S. Senate on Tuesday unanimously authorized the Pentagon to spend $650 billion in fiscal 2013, slightly less than requested by the Obama administration in February.
Dec 4 2012

Coast Guardsman dies trying to stop suspect boat

The Washington Times - Tue, 2012-12-04 18:15
A Coast Guardsman fired several gunshots from an inflatable boat before it was slammed by another vessel in a crash that killed him.
Dec 4 2012

VA trademarks term ‘GI Bill’

Marine Corps Times - Tue, 2012-12-04 13:15
The Department of Veterans Affairs has trademarked the phrase “GI Bill,” in an effort to prevent private companies from misleading service members.


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