Top Daily Stories

Mar 6 2012

CentCom Chief Headed to Pakistan for Border Talks - Headlines - Tue, 2012-03-06 13:50
The top U.S. commander in the Middle East plans to visit Pakistan in the next 10 days to begin negotiating the reopening of supply routes closed after November's deadly friendly fire air strike.
Mar 6 2012

Enterprise to embark on final deployment Sunday

Virginian-Pilot - Tue, 2012-03-06 11:26
The Navy’s first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier will depart on its final deployment on March 11, with three Norfolk-based destroyers following it to sea the next day.
Mar 6 2012

Women allege rape, harassment in military suit

The Washington Times - Tue, 2012-03-06 10:31
Eight current and former members of the U.S. military allege in a federal lawsuit that they were raped, assaulted or harassed during their service and suffered retaliation when they reported it.
Mar 6 2012

Nimitz completes $239M maintenance, upgrades

Navy Times - Tue, 2012-03-06 08:38
The aircraft carrier Nimitz has left Bremerton, Washington, for its new homeport at Naval Station Everett after wrapping up $239 million worth of maintenance and upgrades at the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard.
Mar 6 2012

North Korea has live-fire drills

USA Today - Tue, 2012-03-06 06:48
North Korean troops carried out live-fire drills near the disputed sea boundary with South Korea.
Mar 6 2012

Gen. Mattis warns against scaling back Navy

Fox News - Tue, 2012-03-06 03:32
The top U.S. commander in the Middle East will warn Congress today against efforts to scale back the Navy's presence in the region, saying threats there will require more ships and maritime missile defense capabilities.
Mar 5 2012

Changes are coming to Hampton Roads, Navy says

Virginian-Pilot - Mon, 2012-03-05 23:58
Top Navy officials said Monday that Hampton Roads will see some changes in military operations as the department shifts more of its attention to the Asia Pacific region.
Mar 5 2012

New federal benefits on tap for unemployed veterans

Virginian-Pilot - Mon, 2012-03-05 21:49
New benefits will be available to unemployed veterans under a federal program that begins in July.
Mar 5 2012

Mabus initiative to test for alcohol, drugs

Navy Times - Mon, 2012-03-05 18:46
The Navy and Marine Corps will begin programs ranging from duty section Breathalyzer tests for alcohol use to enhanced sexual assault prevention training.
Mar 5 2012

USNA expects more applicants for smaller class

Navy Times - Mon, 2012-03-05 18:07
The Naval Academy, with a record number of applicants for the incoming class, plans to offer fewer admissions.


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