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Nov 7 2011

Budget battles to shadow Obama on Asia-Pacific tour

Reuters - Mon, 2011-11-07 01:04
The president's efforts next week to persuade Asia-Pacific leaders of his commitment to the region may be undercut by distractions in Washington, where budget fights may come to a head while he is away.
Nov 6 2011

Congress and White House Differ Over Icebreakers

Coast Guard News - Sun, 2011-11-06 22:10
The country's only two heavy-duty icebreaker ships are old and broken, and Washington can't agree as the economic and security stakes in the Arctic region increase.
Nov 6 2011

Chinese Cyber-Espionage Growing: U.S. Report

Defense News – Naval - Sun, 2011-11-06 11:18
A new U.S. intelligence report declares the most active and persistent perpetrator of economic espionage is China.
Nov 6 2011

Senior chief a test case for enlisted UAV pilots

Navy Times - Sun, 2011-11-06 09:26
If the Navy starts training scores of enlisted to fly unmanned aircraft, they may want to thank a 37-year-old Texan.
Nov 6 2011

Ex-U.S. general urges frank talk on cyber weapons

Reuters - Sun, 2011-11-06 09:07
The United States should be more open about offensive cyber weapons development and spell out when it will use them as it grapples with increasing foreign attacks, retired Gen. James Cartwright says.
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.


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