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The Navy and Columbia University announced April 22 that they will partner to bring the Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC) program back to Columbia University for the first time in 40 years.
Fearing a stalemate in Libya, three members of the Senate Armed Services Committee want immediate military aid for the rebels fighting Col. Moammar Gadhafi's forces, stepped up NATO airstrikes and more direct U.S. involvement.
The United States has started using armed drones against Muammar Gaddafi's troops, who battled rebels at close quarters on the streets of Misrata, despite Western threats to step up a month-old air war.
Vice Adm. David Venlet — whose formal title is program executive officer for the F-35 — told reporters Thursday that no Pentagon weapons project should “feel it’s insulated or it’s above being looked at” in the current budget environment.