Top Daily Stories

Apr 9 2012

South Korea: North preparing for N-test

USA Today - Mon, 2012-04-09 02:23
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 22:22
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 22:11
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 08:59
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 04:41
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 16:33
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.”
Mar 30 2012

Dempsey: Latin America ties key to war on terror

Washington Examiner World News - Fri, 2012-03-30 07:29
The rationale for building closer security ties in Latin America rests in part on a worry that the networks used today to smuggle drugs could be tomorrow's path for a terrorist's bomb, the JCS chairman says.
Mar 30 2012

Reports: North Korea test fires short-range missiles

MSNBC - Fri, 2012-03-30 06:16
North Korea's firing of two short-range missiles is believed to be part of a test to upgrade capabilities, said news reports quoting South Korean military officials.
Mar 29 2012

China Nervous About U.S.-Led Missile Defense System

The Chosun Ilbo - Thu, 2012-03-29 22:36
China is growing nervous after U.S. calls for an Asia-wide missile-defense system against the threat of North Korean intercontinental ballistic missiles.
Mar 29 2012

DOD adds $17B to total cost estimate for F-35

Navy Times - Thu, 2012-03-29 19:54
The Defense Department projects a nearly $17 billion increase in the total cost of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program from prior estimates, according to a new report.


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