Top Daily Stories

Sep 6 2011

USS Iowa to become museum in California

Navy Times - Tue, 2011-09-06 20:01
The historic battleship Iowa will live out its next chapter at a new permanent home in Southern California.
Sep 6 2011

Panetta: Threat of a 9/11-type attack ‘very real’

Navy Times - Tue, 2011-09-06 18:01
After a decade of war with al Qaeda the potential for another devastating terrorist assault “remains very real,” Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Tuesday following a somber visit to ground zero in New York City.
Sep 6 2011

Doctor who aided in bin Laden hunt held in Pakistan

Navy Times - Tue, 2011-09-06 13:01
A doctor who helped the CIA find Osama bin Laden has been barred from leaving Pakistan, a commission investigating the killing of the al-Qaida leader said.
Sep 6 2011

William & Mary names Gates to honorary post

Navy Times - Tue, 2011-09-06 13:01
The College of William & Mary has named former Defense Secretary Robert Gates as its next chancellor.
Sep 6 2011

Sub CO, former skipper earn top Navy honor

Navy Times - Tue, 2011-09-06 11:01
The commanding officer of an attack submarine and the former CO of a Florida-based destroyer have been named the Navy’s top skippers for 2011.
Sep 6 2011

Somalia pirates free MV Panama for $7 million ransom

Reuters (World) - Tue, 2011-09-06 08:39
Somali pirates freed the Liberian-flagged container ship MV Panama, seized last December, after receiving a $7 million ransom Tuesday, pirates holding the ship said.
Sep 5 2011

After DADT, gays press for more from military

The Washington Times - Mon, 2011-09-05 21:20
With the official end of the U.S. military's ban two weeks away, gay-rights activists are pressing the Pentagon for more than just the right to serve openly.
Sep 5 2011

Pakistan captures 'senior al-Qaeda leader'

AlJazeera - Mon, 2011-09-05 09:36
Younis al-Mauritani and two other high-ranking figures arrested with ISI-CIA co-operation, the military says.
Sep 2 2011

VA adds to list of Agent Orange-exposed ships

Navy Times - Fri, 2011-09-02 18:01
The Veterans Affairs Department has expanded its list of Navy and Coast Guard ships whose crews may be eligible for disability compensation as a result of exposure to the toxic defoliant Agent Orange.
Sep 2 2011

India: Ship near Vietnam confronted by China

Navy Times - Fri, 2011-09-02 10:01
Indian officials say a naval vessel on a trip to Vietnam was warned by China that it was allegedly violating Chinese waters.

 
 

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