Top Daily Stories

Nov 5 2011

Nasal spray may prevent onset of seasickness

Navy Times - Sat, 2011-11-05 07:23
Navy and NASA researchers are closing in on a formula for a nasal spray that would deliver a preventive dose of motion sickness medication just before it may be needed.
Nov 5 2011

U.S. general fired for criticizing Hamid Karzai

Washington Post - War Zones - Sat, 2011-11-05 03:50
One of the top U.S. Army generals responsible for training the Afghan security forces was fired Saturday for criticizing President Hamid Karzai and his government.
Nov 4 2011

Enlisted retention board results out Nov. 14

Navy Times - Fri, 2011-11-04 15:59
The wait is nearly over for the 7,718 Navy E-4s and E-5s reviewed by the first of two enlisted retention boards. COs will be notified Nov. 14 which of their sailors were among the 1,853 projected to be cut.
Nov 4 2011

Navy will consider alternate Guam wharf site

Navy Times - Fri, 2011-11-04 10:29
The Navy has renewed a promise to consider an alternative site for an Apra Harbor aircraft carrier wharf, bolstering hope that dozens of acres of coral reef could be saved from dredging.
Nov 4 2011

Midshipman faces Article 32 in rape case

Navy Times - Fri, 2011-11-04 10:18
A male Naval Academy midshipman is accused of raping a female midshipman, the second such charge involving a student this year, an academy spokesman said Friday.
Nov 4 2011

Jobless rate increases for young veterans

Navy Times - Fri, 2011-11-04 08:27
The job market is not getting better for Iraq and Afghanistan veterans.
Nov 4 2011

Coast Guard Plans Advanced Ships off East Coast

Coast Guard News - Fri, 2011-11-04 08:13
The commandant of the Coast Guard, in Maryland this week to visit a newly launched national security cutter, said he expects to deploy two of the state-of-the-art vessels off the East Coast.
Nov 3 2011

DCNO for Ops, Plans, Strategy Addresses HASC Subcommittee

Navy.mil Top Stories - Thu, 2011-11-03 19:01
The Navy's deputy chief of naval operations for operations, plans and strategy appeared before the House Seapower and Projection Forces Subcommittee Nov. 3.
Nov 3 2011

Lasers Power Pentagon's Next-Gen Artificial Limbs

Wired.com - Thu, 2011-11-03 05:30
After decades of sluggish progress, the military's prosthetic research has finally seen the light: Experts are making rapid progress on ultra-sensitive prosthetic devices, all thanks to teeny, tiny laser beams.
Nov 2 2011

China-to-Iran Arms Sales Challenged in Report

The Washington Times - Wed, 2011-11-02 18:58
China continues to provide advanced missiles and other arms to Iran, possibly in violation of U.N. sanctions against Tehran, according to a draft report by the congressional U.S.-China Commission.

 
 

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