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Jul 16 2014

Former Coast Guard chief tapped as Arctic diplomat

Yahoo Top News - Wed, 2014-07-16 12:49
A retired Coast Guard admiral was named Wednesday as the first U.S. special representative for Arctic issues, overseeing American policy in the icy region.
Jul 16 2014

‘U.S. mulling pivot back to Europe’

Deutsche Welle - Wed, 2014-07-16 10:53
Events in Ukraine and the falling-out with Germany underscore why the Obama administration’s pivot to Asia was a bad idea, William Drozdiak, president of the American Council on Germany says.
Jul 15 2014

Marine who questioned top general assigned to Suffolk

Virginian-Pilot - Tue, 2014-07-15 22:31
An officer who accused the Commandant and members of his staff of wrongdoing in an inspector general complaint has been transferred to a post in southern Virginia.
Jul 15 2014

Tricare to pay for some lab-developed tests in pilot program

Navy Times - Tue, 2014-07-15 16:24
The Defense Health Agency is launching a pilot program Friday that will allow Tricare to pay for some medical tests developed by laboratories.
Jul 15 2014

F-35 cleared for flight

Navy Times - Tue, 2014-07-15 08:05
The F-35 might make it to Farnborough after all.
Jul 15 2014

VA cites progress on backlog; Congress disagrees

Marine Corps Times - Tue, 2014-07-15 07:38
The VA says it has made "tremendous progress" in reducing a disability claims backlog that topped 600,000 early last year. But members of Congress and the VA's assistant inspector general don't believe it.
Jul 14 2014

U.S. selling $11B in arms to Qatar

Marine Corps Times - Mon, 2014-07-14 18:37
The Pentagon is making an $11 billion sale of Apache attack helicopters and Patriot and Javelin air-defense weapons to the Gulf state of Qatar.
Jul 14 2014

Japan, U.S. admirals say naval cooperation deepening

Navy Times - Mon, 2014-07-14 17:50
U.S-Japan naval cooperation is deepening, top U.S. and Japanese admirals said Monday as they met on the sidelines of the world's largest maritime exercises.
Jul 13 2014

Fan-blade rubbing said to be cause of F-35 fire

Navy Times - Sun, 2014-07-13 17:33
Inspectors now believe they know the cause of the fire that damaged an F-35A the morning of June 23, but remain unclear on why the incident occurred.
Jul 13 2014

Prosthetics for the brain could restore memory after TBI

Navy Times - Sun, 2014-07-13 11:29
Pentagon researchers are exploring the development of brain implants that might one day reverse memory loss caused by traumatic brain injuries, the signature wound of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.

 
 

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