Top Daily Stories

Oct 14 2012

Report: Japan, U.S. Mull Drill To Take Island

Defense News – Naval - Sun, 2012-10-14 15:28
Japan and the United States are mulling a joint military drill to simulate retaking a remote island from foreign forces, reports say, amid a festering row between Tokyo and Beijing over disputed islets.
Oct 14 2012

Japan navy showcases warships amid spat with China

Washington Examiner World News - Sun, 2012-10-14 06:00
Japan's navy marked its 60th anniversary with a major exercise Sunday intended to show off its maritime strength.
Oct 13 2012

Cruiser, submarine collide off Florida

Navy Times - Sat, 2012-10-13 21:49
A U.S. submarine and an Aegis cruiser collided off the East Coast on Saturday afternoon, the Navy reported.
Oct 13 2012

U.S. Suspects Iranians Were Behind a Wave of Cyberattacks

The New York Times - Global - Sat, 2012-10-13 15:23
Intelligence officials believe Iran was the origin of network attacks that crippled computers across the Saudi oil industry and breached American financial institutions.
Oct 13 2012

Returning vets swell ranks of entrepreneurs

Fox News - Sat, 2012-10-13 11:11
A former Navy truck driver running his own transport business is one of a growing number of veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan making a new life as entrepreneurs.
Oct 12 2012

Six Key Words: Warfighting First, Operate Forward, and Be Ready Top Stories - Fri, 2012-10-12 08:15
Text of CNO Admiral Jonathan Greenert's message on the occasion of the Navy's 237th birthday.
Oct 11 2012

Panetta Warns of Dire Threat of Cyberattack on U.S.

The New York Times - Thu, 2012-10-11 21:56
Defense Secretary Leon Panetta warned that the United States was facing the possibility of a “cyber-Pearl Harbor” and was increasingly vulnerable to foreign computer hackers.
Oct 11 2012

CNO: Two carriers in 5th Fleet through March

Navy Times - Thu, 2012-10-11 16:03
The Navy’s top officer said Thursday that the service will continue stationing two aircraft carriers in 5th Fleet through March, a standing requirement that has pushed the fleet’s pace.
Oct 10 2012

Ex-CNO: Cut defense, but not with deficit ax

San Diego Union - Wed, 2012-10-10 22:51
Retired Admiral Vern Clark says defense spending should shrink, after years of ballooned wartime budgets. But he said the draconian deficit-cutting plan facing the nation will leave a "hollow force."
Oct 10 2012

Gens. Allen, Dunford tapped for top commands

Marine Corps Times - Wed, 2012-10-10 14:15
President Obama nominated Marine Gen. John Allen as next supreme allied commander Europe. Marine Corps Assistant Commandant Gen. Joseph Dunford was tapped to succeed Allen in Afghanistan.


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