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Jul 27 2015

New Navy ship name honors vets in hall of fame

Virginian-Pilot - Mon, 2015-07-27 22:38
The name of a new Navy ship will honor vets who are also members of the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y.
Jul 27 2015

Remains of Pearl Harbor victims raised for identification

Virginian-Pilot - Mon, 2015-07-27 20:51
The military on Monday exhumed more caskets containing the unidentified remains of USS Oklahoma crew members killed in the 1941 bombing of Pearl Harbor.
Jul 25 2015

U.S. troops to train regular Ukrainian military troops: State Department

Reuters (World) - Sat, 2015-07-25 04:53
U.S. troops will begin training regular Ukrainian military forces later this year in an expansion of their current mission, which so far has been limited to instructing Interior Ministry national guard units.
Jul 24 2015

Justice Department investigating Sikorsky, alleges overbilling of Navy

Virginian-Pilot - Fri, 2015-07-24 22:10
The Justice Department has launched a criminal investigation against Sikorsky, manufacturer of the Black Hawk helicopter, for allegedly overcharging the Navy for servicing two classes of aircraft.
Jul 23 2015

Last West Coast frigate—USS Gary—retired

San Diego Union - Thu, 2015-07-23 22:03
“This is the fighting frigate, and don’t you ever forget it,” says a former captain.
Jul 22 2015

Pentagon chief tells Saudi Arabia: Iran threat is shared concern

Reuters (World) - Wed, 2015-07-22 15:03
Defense Secretary Ash Carter said after talks in Saudi Arabia that Iran's "potential for aggression" was a shared concern as he moved to bolster ties with Riyadh following a nuclear agreement with its arch-foe.
Jul 21 2015

Military leaders name Russia as top threat to U.S.

The Washington Times - World - Tue, 2015-07-21 10:35
Army Gen. Mark Milley joined other top military brass Tuesday in naming Russia as the top threat the U.S. faces today, as lawmakers questioned the wisdom of cutting an Army base in Alaska.
Jul 21 2015

U.S. commander: Patrols over South China Sea islands to continue

USA Today - Tue, 2015-07-21 06:52
Adm. Swift says Navy doesn't recognize China's territorial claims over Spratly Islands.
Jul 20 2015

Military orders U.S. recruiting centers to increase security

Virginian-Pilot - Mon, 2015-07-20 23:20
The military has ordered recruiting centers and all other facilities in the United States to increase their security after the shootings last week in Chattanooga, Tenn., that killed four Marines and a Navy petty officer.
Jul 20 2015

CNO Releases Annual Navigation Plan Top Stories - Mon, 2015-07-20 18:18
Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert on Monday released a document that highlights the U.S. Navy's intended track and investments for the next five fiscal years.


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