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Apr 25 2012

Marine To Be Discharged for Facebook Post About Obama

Fox News - Wed, 2012-04-25 16:29
A sergeant will be discharged for criticizing the president on Facebook, the Marine Corps said. The case that called into question Pentagon policies about social media and its limits on the speech of active duty personnel.
Apr 25 2012

Pakistan Says It Test-Fires Nuclear-Capable Missile

The New York Times - Wed, 2012-04-25 03:44
The launch on Wednesday of an intermediate range nuclear capable missile came six days after India, Pakistan’s archrival, test-fired a long-range missile.
Apr 25 2012

China makes veiled warning to N. Korea on N-test

Reuters (World) - Wed, 2012-04-25 01:51
China on Wednesday issued a veiled warning to neighboring North Korea not to carry out what is widely expected to be an imminent nuclear test.
Apr 24 2012

Marines Moving Women Toward the Front Lines

The New York Times - Tue, 2012-04-24 19:39
The Marine Corps is bringing women into units that had been male-only, starting with its infantry officer school at Quantico, Va., and some ground combat battalions.
Apr 24 2012

Watchdog group: Cancel Lockheed LCS

San Diego Union - Tue, 2012-04-24 11:23
A government watchdog group is calling on Congress to cancel the Lockheed Martin variant of the Navy's littoral combat ship program.
Apr 24 2012

Leathernext: Marines Want Better Networks, Sensors — And Terminator Vision - Tue, 2012-04-24 05:30
The Marine Corps' tech blueprint the next 20 years calls for data networks that keep them connected, online search tools that use natural language, and software that can sift through the oceans of data sensors and cameras collect.
Apr 23 2012

Naval History and Heritage Command chief resigns

Navy Times - Mon, 2012-04-23 15:43
The director of the Navy’s historical command resigned Monday, in the wake of an inspector general report that found his command struggling with decaying records and fraying ties to historians.
Apr 23 2012

VA Ruled Exempt from Automatic Budget Cuts - Headlines - Mon, 2012-04-23 15:33
The Department of Veterans Affairs would be exempt from automatic, across-the-board reductions in federal budget growth that could take effect in January, the Obama administration said Monday.
Apr 23 2012

VA should care for Lejeune vets, lawmakers say

Navy Times - Mon, 2012-04-23 15:24
Lawmakers are appealing to President Obama to get the VA to provide free health care to veterans exposed to contaminated drinking water at Camp Lejeune during a 30-year span that ended in 1987.
Apr 23 2012

Missile agency buys, makes unready technology

The Washington Times - Mon, 2012-04-23 14:09
The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) is producing and buying technology before it is fully ready, crippling its efforts to develop a system that can intercept ballistic warheads, according to federal auditors.


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