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Jun 11 2014

Senate passes bill allowing some vets to seek private care

Navy Times - Wed, 2014-06-11 19:06
The Senate overwhelmingly passed emergency legislation on VA health visits and administrator accountability Wednesday, paving the way for the reforms to become law in a matter of days.
Jun 11 2014

F.B.I. Begins Criminal Inquiry in VA Scandal

The New York Times - Wed, 2014-06-11 14:09
The F.B.I. director, James B. Comey, said the bureau was looking into accusations that Department of Veterans Affairs officials had manipulated medical waiting lists.
Jun 11 2014

Vietnam says China moving rig; China denies sending warships

Reuters - Wed, 2014-06-11 05:45
Vietnam said a Chinese oil rig at the center of an increasingly bitter territorial dispute appeared to be on the move again, as China denied Vietnamese accusations that it had sent warships to the scene.
Jun 11 2014

Hagel Prepares to Defend Bergdahl Trade

The New York Times - Wed, 2014-06-11 05:45
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is the first high-level administration official to publicly face lawmakers about a swap that has angered many in both parties.
Jun 11 2014

Mosul falls to militants, Iraqi forces flee northern city

Reuters - Wed, 2014-06-11 05:32
An al Qaeda splinter group seized control of the Iraqi city of Mosul on Tuesday, putting security forces to flight in a spectacular show of strength against the Shi'ite-led Baghdad government.
Jun 10 2014

U.S. man charged with stealing Navy records

Navy Times - Tue, 2014-06-10 20:35
A U.S. man has been charged with stealing government records related to his grandfather, naval historian Samuel Eliot Morison.
Jun 10 2014

Navy report blames sailors on sub for ship collision

Virginian-Pilot - Tue, 2014-06-10 18:09
The Navy on Tuesday released its investigation into an October 2012 collision between two ships that concludes that mistakes by the CO and others aboard the submarine Montpelier were to blame.
Jun 10 2014

Navy cruiser skipper ousted

San Diego Union - Tue, 2014-06-10 18:00
The Navy has relieved the skipper of San Diego-based cruiser USS Cowpens.
Jun 9 2014

Audit: More than 63,000 veterans waiting for care

CNN.com - Mon, 2014-06-09 14:09
An audit of hundreds of Veterans Affairs facilities released Monday found that more than 63,000 veterans were waiting to be scheduled for care nationwide.
Jun 9 2014

Quiet brawler: Everything you need to know about the next commandant

Marine Corps Times - Mon, 2014-06-09 08:11
He commanded the unit that led the 2003 invasion of Iraq, oversaw the bulk of the drawdown in Afghanistan, and is listed among Fortune Magazine's 50 greatest contemporary world leaders.

 
 

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