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Royal Navy nuclear submarine's near miss with ferry

A Stena ferry and the Navy submarine were in the Irish Sea when the "close quarters incident" happened.
Tags: News, Navy, Royal Navy, Irish Sea, Stena


The U.S. Navy's Ultimate Weapon: "Mother Ship" Strikes?

The future of amphibious attack may consist of thousands of disaggregated manned and unmanned small boats
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Funk, Wilson combine for 39 to lead Army past Navy, 72-61

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Tommy Funk led the way with 22 points and seven assists and Matt Wilson scored 17 with 11 rebounds and Army slipped past Navy 72-61 thanks to a strong closing run on Saturday. The service academy rivals were battling in a two-point game with 3:33 remaining when Army (9-10, 4-2 […]
Tags: News, Navy, Sports, Ap, Army, Matt Wilson, Tommy Funk, Funk Wilson


Trump attends repatriation of four Americans killed in Syria

Trump flew to Dover Air Force Base in Delaware with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan, where they walked slowly up the cargo ramp of the grey C-17 cargo plane that had brought home the remains. Trump and the rest of his delegation, which included senior army and navy officers, emerged from the plane after several minutes to stand at attention, saluting.
Tags: News, Navy, Syria, Delaware, Trump, State, Mike Pompeo, Dover Air Force Base, Patrick Shanahan


Old Navy 50% Off All Activewear + Extra 40% Off Clearance

Head to Old Navy, because they are having an amazing clearance sale. You can get an Extra 40% Off Clearance  (Automatically subtracted in cart). Plus get 50% Off All Men’s & Women’s Activewear If you are buying online you can score free shipping when you spend $50 or more or select or you can select FREE... Read More Read more about Old Navy 50% Off All Activewear + Extra 40% Off Clearance
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More Than 100 Migrants Die at Sea in Wreck Off Libya, Survivors Say

The scale of the catastrophe became clear after three survivors who were rescued by the Italian Navy told aid workers 117 migrants had died in a wreck of an inflatable dingy.
Tags: News, Navy, Libya, Middle East and Africa Migrant Crisis, Refugees and Displaced Persons, Deaths (Fatalities


More Than 100 Migrants Die at Sea in Wreck Off Libya

The scale of the catastrophe became clear after three survivors who were rescued by the Italian Navy told aid workers 117 migrants had died in a wreck of an inflatable dingy.
Tags: News, Navy, Libya, Middle East and Africa Migrant Crisis, Refugees and Displaced Persons, Deaths (Fatalities


Trump Makes Second Ever Visit To Dover, Pays Tribute To Americans Killed In Syria

JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. (AP) — President Donald Trump was paying tribute Saturday to the four Americans killed in a suicide bomb attack in Syria this week as he set off to Dover Air Force Base for the return of their remains. The trip was not listed on the president’s public schedule that was released Friday night, but he tweeted the news before his Saturday morning departure from the White House. “Will be leaving for Dover to be with the families of 4 very special people who lost their lives...
Tags: Isis, News, Navy, Washington, White House, Islamic State, Defense, Turkey, Syria, Ap, Afghanistan, Gop, Pentagon, St Louis, Yemen, Donald Trump


The Navy's Secret Fear: Could the Mighty Aircraft Carrier Be Too Big To Fail?

What would be the reaction if a U.S. carrier were attacked and sunk?
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Americans Killed in Syria Were No Strangers to War

One was a military linguist. One joined the Army and served six times in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria. One was once a member of the Navy SEALs, and one was an Arabic interpreter.
Tags: News, Navy, Navy Seals, Syria, Army, National Security Agency, Afghanistan Iraq, United States Defense and Military Forces, Defense and Military Forces, Jonathan R. Farmer, Shannon M. Kent, Scott A. Wirtz, Ghadir Taher


These are the Americans killed in Syria

Four Americans -- an Army chief warrant officer, a Navy chief cryptologic technician, a Defense Department civilian, and a contractor -- died in the suicide bombing in Syria this week.
Tags: Navy, Syria, Cnn, Army, Defense Department


Top US Navy officer urges China to avoid confrontations

TOKYO (AP) — The U.S. Navy’s top officer says he urged China to follow international rules at sea to avoid confrontations and insisted that ships should be able to pass safely though disputed areas of the South China Sea and Taiwan Strait. Chief of U.S. Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson told reporters Friday that China […]
Tags: News, Navy, China, Ap, Nation, Tokyo, US Navy, South China Sea, Taiwan Strait, John Richardson, Nation & World, U S Naval Operations Adm


Navy dumps equivalent of 50 truckloads of hazardous material into Puget Sound, state AG says

Attorney General Bob Ferguson said the Navy dumped the material while cleaning a decommissioned aircraft carrier.
Tags: News, Navy, Environment, Local News, Bob Ferguson, AG


Trump uses clash over State of the Union to fundraise – live

President highlights Pelosi’s proposal to delay speech in letter to supporters as he cancels her trip to AfghanistanStart your day with our US morning briefing. Sign up. 11.15pm GMT It appears that a certain someone is enjoying life post-politics. Instead of being stressed over shutdown battles, these days Former House Speaker John Boehner is busy peddling pot to investors as America’s next cash crop. The government is shut down but the former speaker of the house is living his best life pic...
Tags: Republicans, Congress, Navy, Virginia, US, America, US news, Afghanistan, Democrats, US politics, John Boehner, US Congress, Oklahoma, Donald Trump, Trump, Pelosi


Restaurants offer free or discounted meals to federal employees affected by the shutdown

Truffle Mac ‘N Cheese with the option to add crawfish and herb butter or miso-roasted squash, are typical menu items at Tackle Box. The restaurant is offering offering a 25 percent discount to federal workers through January.(Courtesy of Tackle Box) Steak and Egg with grilled hangar steak, tomato, broccolini is a typical menu item at Tackle Box which is offering a 25 percent discount to federal workers through January. (Courtesy of Tackle Box) Sound The gallery will resume in seco...
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After Americans Slain, Questions Arise About Trump’s Syria Plan

WASHINGTON (AP) — A suicide bombing claimed by Islamic State militants killed at least 16 people, including two U.S. service members and two American civilians, in northern Syria on Wednesday, just a month after President Donald Trump declared that IS had been defeated and he was pulling out U.S. forces. The attack in the strategic northeastern town of Manbij highlighted the threat posed by the Islamic State group despite Trump’s claims. It could also complicate what had already become a mess...
Tags: Isis, News, Navy, Washington, Islamic State, Turkey, Syria, Ap, Afghanistan, Gop, Nato, Capitol Hill, Pentagon, Donald Trump, Trump, Mike Pence


Will the Navy's Own Stealth F-35 Ever Go Into Battle?

The Navy’s F-35C is over 50 percent more expensive than the land-based F-35A at roughly $150 million per aircraft.
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Navy rallies after halftime to defeat Lafayette 85-77

EASTON, Pa. (AP) — John Carter Jr. scored a career-high 18 points, leading four into double-figure scoring and Navy beat Lafayette 85-77 on Wednesday night. George Kiernan had 15 points for Navy (6-10, 3-2 Patriot League), which broke its four-game road losing streak. Evan Wieck added 14 points. Hasan Abdullah had 12 points and eight […]
Tags: Business, News, Navy, Sports, Lafayette, EASTON Pa AP, Patriot League, Hasan Abdullah, George Kiernan, John Carter Jr, Evan Wieck


Reigning in brutality - how one man's outrage led to the Red Cross and the Geneva Conventions

Henry Dunant's work led to the Red Cross and conventions on treating prisoners humanely.Four Geneva Conventions defined the rules for prisoners of war, torture, naval and medical personnel and more.Amendments to the agreements reflect the modern world but have not been ratified by all countries. None Is history just a collection of barely-connected events that recur because humans can't really learn to do better or does it have an arc that bends towards progress and a better fate for humanity? O...
Tags: Activism, Prison, Navy, History, War, United States, Innovation, International criminal court, Geneva, Red Cross, Criminal Justice, Justice System, Hague, International Committee, Geneva Switzerland, Nobel Prize


Supergirl Episode 4.10 Extended Promo: Kara Danvers Life is Over

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Supergirl episode 4.10 extended promo: Kara Danvers’ Life is over The CW has released an extended promo for Supergirl episode 4.10 titled “Suspicious Minds,” highlighting Colonel Haley’s upcoming threats to our titular hero’s secret identity. The video also gave us short preview of Nia’s supersuit. Check it out in the player below and look for the midseason premiere to air on Sunday, January 20. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.g...
Tags: TV, Movies, Navy, TV News, The Cw, Brainiac, Cw, Supergirl, NIA, Kara, Haley, Winn, Hank Henshaw, David Harewood, Melissa Benoist, Rachel Talalay


Equity38 invests in fitness training provider TRX

Equity38 LLC has made an investment in TRX, a fitness training provider. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — TRX® is pleased to announce it has successfully recapitalized the business with a strategic growth capital investment from Equity38, LLC (“Equity38”). Structured as a management buyout of previous investors by Equity38, the partnership was ideal for TRX in that it maintains the company’s existing infrastructure, led by Founder/CEO a...
Tags: Navy, Stanford, Southeast Asia, US, San Francisco, Trends, Squadron, Barry, Managing Partners, Stanford University, Cox, LLC, Randy, David Cox, PE Deals, Newport Beach CA


Forget the F-35 or F/A-18: The Navy Is Dreaming Up a 6th-Generation Fighter

The Navy program, called Next-Generation Air Dominance, has moved beyond a purely conceptual phase and begun exploration of prototype systems and airframes as it pursues a new, carrier-launched 6th-Gen fighter to emerge in 2030 and beyond, service officials explained.
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Supergirl’s Secret Identity is at Risk in New Episode 4.10 Promo

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Supergirl’s secret identity is at risk in new episode 4.10 promo The CW has released the second promo for Supergirl episode 4.10 titled “Suspicious Minds,” highlighting Colonel Haley’s mission of finding out the secret identity our titular hero. The midseason premiere is scheduled to air on Sunday, January 20. Check out the video below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefr...
Tags: TV, Movies, Navy, TV News, The Cw, Brainiac, Cw, Supergirl, Kara, Haley, Winn, Hank Henshaw, David Harewood, Melissa Benoist, Rachel Talalay, Winslow


Indonesia recovers Lion Air cockpit voice recorder

Navy divers have recovered the cockpit voice recorder of a Lion Air jet that crashed into the Java Sea in October. (Jan. 14)
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Indonesia recovers Lion Air jet's cockpit voice recorder

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Navy divers have recovered the cockpit voice recorder of a Lion Air jet that crashed into the Java Sea in October, Indonesian officials said Monday, in a possible boost to the investigation into why the 2-month-old plane nosedived at high velocity, killing 189 people.
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Divers find cockpit voice recorder from Lion Air jet crash in Indonesia

Navy divers have recovered the cockpit voice recorder of a Lion Air jet that crashed into the Java Sea in October, Indonesian officials said on Monday, in a possible boost to the accident investigation. Ridwan Djamaluddin, a deputy maritime minister, told reporters that remains of some of the 189 people who died in the crash were also discovered at the seabed location. "We got confirmation this morning from the National Transportation Safety Committee’s chairman," he said. A spokesman for the In...
Tags: News, Indonesia, Navy, Southeast Asia, Singapore, Boeing, Jakarta, Airasia, Reuters, Lion Air, Medan, Surabaya, Garuda, CVR, Java Sea, National Transportation Safety Committee


Indonesia finds Lion Air jet's cockpit voice recorder

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Navy divers have located the cockpit voice recorder of a Lion Air jet that crashed into the Java Sea in October, Indonesian officials said Monday, in a possible boost to the accident investigation.Ridwan... [Author: [email protected]]
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Indonesia recovers Lion Air jet's cockpit voice recorder

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Navy divers have recovered the cockpit voice recorder of a Lion Air jet that crashed into the Java Sea in October, Indonesian officials said Monday, in a possible boost to the accident investigation.Ridwan... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Indonesia, Navy, Jakarta, Lion Air, Indonesia AP, Java Sea, Ridwan


Hundreds More Active-Duty Troops May Be Sent To U.S.-Mexico Border

Military Times: U.S. officials say the Pentagon is finalizing plans that would send hundreds of additional active-duty troops to the U.S.-Mexico border for several more months to support the Department of Homeland Security. The troops would install another 160 miles of concertina wire in Arizona and California. Details are being worked out, but the plan likely would extend the military’s border mission though the end of September. The mission is separate from President Donald Trump’s...
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Introducing: The Panerai Submersible Marina Militare Carbotech 47mm (Live Pics & Pricing)

A nod to Panerai's history with the elite divers of the Italian Navy – and a chance to (briefly) join their ranks.
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