Top Daily Stories

Apr 9 2012

Navy deploys 2nd aircraft carrier to Persian Gulf

The Washington Times - Mon, 2012-04-09 09:25
The U.S. Navy has deployed a second aircraft carrier—the Enterprise—to the Persian Gulf region amid rising tensions with Iran over its nuclear program.
Apr 9 2012

Rocket in position at launch pad in North Korea

Navy Times - Mon, 2012-04-09 08:24
North Korean space officials have moved all three stages of a long-range rocket into position for a controversial launch and vowed to push ahead in defiance of international warnings.
Apr 9 2012

Commentary: Politics shouldn't play in naming warships

McClatchy News Service - Mon, 2012-04-09 07:05
The Secretary of the Navy has turned a time-honored Navy tradition into an exercise in politics.
Apr 9 2012

Navy begins compensation after crash

CNN Top Stories - Mon, 2012-04-09 04:59
The U.S. Navy will be begin cutting compensation checks as early as today to victims of last week's fiery crash of a fighter jet into apartment buildings in Virginia Beach, Virginia.
Apr 9 2012

South Korea: North preparing for N-test

USA Today - Mon, 2012-04-09 03:23
South Korean intelligence officials say North Korea appears to be preparing for a nuclear test.
Apr 8 2012

USCG's Eagle Sets Sail to Commemorate 1812 War

Maritime News - Vessels - Sun, 2012-04-08 23:22
America's tall ship, Coast Guard cutter Eagle, sets sail for cruise to 12 ports.
Apr 8 2012

Iran Warships Wrest Chinese Ship from Pirates

Maritime News - Security - Sun, 2012-04-08 23:11
A Chinese owned cargo ship hijacked by Somali pirates apparently was freed by Iranian warships.
Mar 31 2012

Judge’s ruling: $315M to Cole attack victims

Navy Times - Sat, 2012-03-31 09:59
A federal judge on Friday awarded more than $300 million to victims of the 2000 attack on the destroyer Cole, which was bombed while it was docked in a Yemeni harbor.
Mar 31 2012

Panetta: Defense Cuts Irresponsible

Fox News - Sat, 2012-03-31 05:41
In visit to ship off California coast, the Defense secretary blasts automatic defense cuts resulting from Congress' failure to find $1.2T in savings and says Congress 'put a gun to heads of the country.'
Mar 30 2012

DOD: Documents support Dover Mortuary findings

Navy Times - Fri, 2012-03-30 17:33
Defense Department officials have released documents related to the Dover Port Mortuary that they say support an earlier finding of “gross mismanagement” and a “lack of clear command and authority.”


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