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With honor ceremony, 7 Marines and a sailor who died in ocean training exercise are flown to Dover Air Force Base

The flag-draped caskets of seven Marines and a sailor who died when their seafaring vehicle sank off San Clemente Island headed to Dover Air Force Base on Wednesday, Aug. 12. In a final “honorable carry,” each casket was moved by a Marine or Navy pallbearer from a hearse to the awaiting plane during a private gathering at Marine Corps Air Station Mirimar. The vehicles arrived at the flight line one by one. Once all the caskets were aboard the C-17, a Navy chaplain aboard the plane said a final p...
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Watch the newest commercials on TV from Walmart, Old Navy, Ram Trucks and more

Old Navy declares that “gender norms are so passé” in a high-energy back-to-school ad.  
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Pinterest's former COO Francoise Brougher has filed a gender discrimination suit against the company

Pinterest's high-profile former COO Françoise Brougher has filed a gender discrimination lawsuit against the company, New York Times' Erin Griffith reports. The lawsuit explains why Brougher left the company suddenly in April without explanation after two years in the No. 2 role. The suit comes after the explosive exit of two Black Pinterest employees, Ifeoma Ozoma and Aerica Shimizu Banks, and Business Insider's full investigative report. Read the full story: Former Pinterest employees descri...
Tags: Pinterest, Navy, Trends, New York Times, Black, Ben Silbermann, Business Insider, Erin Griffith, Silbermann, Brougher, Todd Morgenfeld, Francoise Brougher, Ifeoma Ozoma, Morgenfeld, Aerica Shimizu Banks Pinterest, Aerica Shimizu Banks


Coronavirus Australia live update: Victoria announces 410 new Covid-19 cases and 21 deaths – latest

Victoria’s hotel quarantine system is being examined in state estimates as NSW investigates worrying school cluster. Follow live updates today Australian stats interactive; Vic cases map; NSW cases map; NSW hotspots listState by state Covid restrictions; Melbourne stage 4 restrictions; Vic stage 3 rulesSign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email 1.24am BST Looks like the Queen has given Teddy Sheean’s VC recommendation the tick of approval (once the recommendation is made, it’s more o...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Navy, Australia news, Queensland, Victoria Cross, New South Wales, Victoria, Melbourne, Tasmania, South Australia, Western Australia, Edward, Northern Territory, Annastacia Palaszczuk


Secretive Palantir Technologies is preparing to go public. But behind the cloak-and-dagger image, insiders and investors say, it's struggled to build a steady revenue model.

Palantir Technologies, one of the oldest unicorns in Silicon Valley, will face new levels of scrutiny when it finally reveals its financial information ahead of a public listing expected early this fall. The Peter Thiel-backed startup built its reputation as a secret purveyor of government spy technologies, supplying near-magical tools to law enforcement and military clients around the globe. But behind the scenes, Palantir has struggled to build the type of steady, recurring revenue model tha...
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More Felony Charges for More Officers from Deadly 2019 Houston No-Knock Raid

More Felony Charges for More Officers from Deadly 2019 Houston No-Knock RaidiStock-1055138108 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- On 28 January, 2019, a Houston Police Department Narcotics unit executed a no-knock warrant on an innocent Houston Couple, Dennis Tuttle, a disabled Navy veteran, and his wife Rhogena Nicholas, a devout Christian. The raid was based on lies told to the court, about drug sales that never happened, to obtain the warrant. The couple were not drug dealers. When armed men burst in...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Navy, Police, Department Of Defense, Fbi, Arizona, Houston, Dennis, Bryant, KHOU, Harris County, GONZALES, Robert Gonzales, Goins, Tuttle


Secretive data-analytics firm Palantir Technologies has thrived in the shadows, but a coming IPO could poke holes in its most valuable asset — its reputation

Palantir Technologies, one of the oldest unicorns in Silicon Valley, will face new levels of scrutiny when it finally reveals its financial information ahead of a public listing expected early this fall. The Peter Thiel-backed startup built its reputation as a secret purveyor of government spy technologies, supplying near-magical tools to law enforcement and military clients around the globe. But behind the scenes, Palantir has struggled to build the type of steady, recurring revenue model tha...
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Palantir Technologies is preparing to go public. But behind the cloak-and-dagger image, insiders and investors say, it's struggled to build a steady revenue model.

Palantir Technologies, one of the oldest unicorns in Silicon Valley, will face new levels of scrutiny when it finally reveals its financial information ahead of a public listing expected early this fall. The Peter Thiel-backed startup built its reputation as a secret purveyor of government spy technologies, supplying near-magical tools to law enforcement and military clients around the globe. But behind the scenes, Palantir has struggled to build the type of steady, recurring revenue model tha...
Tags: Google, Facebook, UK, Ebola, Microsoft, Navy, California, Washington Post, Cdc, Ebay, Saudi Arabia, Stanford, Nsa, White House, China, Virginia


Sidewheeler See Vee...

...only it's not listed in the Navy's historic rolls as a CV (the hull designation for a carrier) but rather as an IX ("Unclassified Miscellaneous Unit"*). I've mentioned the Navy's paddlewheel aircraft carriers before, conversions created by adding flight decks and island superstructures to passenger steamers. These emergency wartime conversions served to train aviators in carrier operations on the Great Lakes during World War Two.Most of the photos of these unique vessels I'd seen online are ...
Tags: Books, Guns, Navy, History, Buffalo, Great Lakes, Ships, Cleveland, Tam, Teh Intarw3bz


Top Navy official: Sailor burnout a concern amid COVID-19 crisis

Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Mike Gilday told NBC News the pandemic has forced ships to remain at sea for longer periods of time.
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Staying Dry & Distant at the EAA Museum

With thunderstorms lined in assaulting waves on radar and pathfinding drops splattering themselves against my office window, changing my Saturday morning plans for a two-wheel ride to Rio, Wisconsin, seemed prudent. Remembering that the EAA Aviation Museum had reopened on the previous Monday, a visit there would be interesting on several levels, especially since it has been several years since I last paced my way around its winged occupants. Turning into the museum driveway, the blue signs sayi...
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Trump's WeChat ban could significantly hurt Apple's iPhone sales, says one of the most reliable Apple analysts (AAPL)

President Trump's executive order could have a significant impact on iPhone shipments if Apple is required to remove WeChat from the App Store, says analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. iPhone shipments could decline by up to 30%, although the reports do not make it explicitly clear whether this refers to shipments specifically in China or globally. A best case scenario for Apple would only see WeChat removed from the US App Store, not the global App Store, says Kuo. iPhone shipments would only see a decline...
Tags: Apple, Google, Europe, Navy, China, India, US, Trends, United States, Tencent, Chinese communist party, App Store, Aapl, Trump, Facebook Apple, Mac Apple


Navy SEALs: How to build a warrior mindset

The fact that U.S. Navy SEALs endure very rigorous training before entering the field is common knowledge, but just what happens at those facilities is less often discussed. In this video, former SEALs Brent Gleeson, David Goggins, and Eric Greitens (as well as authors Jesse Itzler and Jamie Wheal) talk about how the 18-month program is designed to build elite, disciplined operatives with immense mental toughness and resilience. Wheal dives into the cutting-edge technology and science that th...
Tags: Psychology, Navy, Success, Neuroscience, War, Brain, Military, Innovation, Mind, Performance, Cooperation, Personal Growth, U S Navy, Goggins, Potential, Jesse Itzler


16 plutonium-powered space missions shaping our understanding of space — including the NASA rover that will search for alien life on Mars

NASA last week launched its Mars 2020 Perseverance rover to hunt for signs of ancient alien life. Once on Mars, Perseverance will be powered by a radioisotope thermoelectric generator. The nuclear "battery" is fueled by a rare human-made material called plutonium-238. Perseverance is just the latest in a long line of groundbreaking, plutonium-powered spacecraft that have changed our understanding of the solar system. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. NASA's latest car-size ...
Tags: Navy, California, US, Trends, Nasa, Earth, Mars, Saturn, Jupiter, Europa, DOE, New Horizons, Pluto, US Navy, Titan, Venus


The bodies of 7 Marines and a Navy sailor who died after their amphibious assault vehicle sank off the coast of California have been found

The accident took place during a routine training exercise near the island of San Clemente on July 30.
Tags: News, Navy, California, Marines, San Clemente


Remains recovered after California Marine tank sinks

Authorities on Friday recovered the bodies of nine people killed when a Marine landing craft sank in hundreds of feet of water off the Southern California coast, authorities said. The amphibious vehicle sank in 385 feet (117 meters) of water as it headed back to a Navy ship after completing routine training, the military said. The craft sank less than a mile from San Clemente Island off the coast of San Diego.
Tags: News, Navy, Southern California, San Clemente Island, California Marine


Bodies of 8 U.S. service members recovered after assault vehicle sank off California

A total of eight Marines and a Navy sailor died after the amphibious assault vehicle they were in sank off San Clemente Island in California last week.
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Bodies of Marines and sailor recovered from the seafloor off San Clemente Island

The bodies of seven Marines and a sailor found inside a 26-ton Marine Corps seafaring vehicle were raised from the ocean floor on Friday, Aug. 7, a week after they sank during a training accident off San Clemente Island. Families were notified Friday by visits from Marine Corps officers and chaplains. They will get a chance to see their loved ones during an “honorable carry” at Naval Base San Diego as Navy and Marine pallbearers place their flag-draped coffins aboard an aircraft headed to Dover ...
Tags: Facebook, News, Navy, California, Washington, Oregon, America, Sport, Marine, Soccer, Military, Stockton, Portland, Marine Corps, Marines, San Diego


Your chances of getting COVID-19 from flying, how JC Penney is advertising amidst bankruptcy, and more: Datacenter Weekly

Welcome to Ad Age Datacenter Weekly, our data-obsessed newsletter for marketing and media professionals. Reading this online? Sign up to get it delivered to your inbox here. Totally fly For a Bloomberg Opinion piece titled “The Odds of Catching COVID on a Flight Are Slim,” Faye Flam spoke with Arnold Barnett, an MIT professor of management science, about his research surrounding COVID-19 and flying—and it’s surprisingly reassuring. Flam notes that Barnett parsed a bunch of variables, inc...
Tags: Navy, Nsa, Advertising, US, America, Los Angeles, Mit, Vox, Barnett, Fed, Jc Penney, Bloomberg News, Brian Resnick, LNA, ABC CBS, Bradley Johnson


Women’s golf standout Mildred ‘Millie’ Stanley dies at 91

Mildred “Millie” Stanley died last Saturday at the age of 91, leaving behind a legacy on the golf courses around Southern California. Stanley won numerous tournaments in the state and in Hawaii and her competitive drive led her to winning a tournament in six consecutive decades, from 1950-2000. “Golf was life, it was everything to her,” her husband, Robert said Thursday. “It was her life. She had tremendous love and respect for the game.” Robert and Millie were married for 66 years. She died one...
Tags: Japan, News, Navy, Sports, California News, Sport, Soccer, Obituaries, Hawaii, Robert, Millie, Oahu Hawaii, Stanley, Mildred, San Diego City, Cal State Long Beach


Coupons & Sales: 50% off H&M, 70% off Mango, 50% off Old Navy, & More

Here's where to save on beauty and fashion this weekend.
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Cancelled LA Fleet Week may get new date next year

The USS Iowa resumed limited on-deck, open-air tours on Saturday after being closed during the COVID-19 spread. Only 6 people per group who have prior reservations will be on board for the abbreviated tours. Tours go from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily after this.(Photo by Chuck Bennett, Contributing Photographer) The Battleship IOWA Jonathan Williams, the President and CEO of the USS Iowa Museum addresses attendees Tuesday, February 25 during the museum’s Black History Month Youth Luncheon with loc...
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Dolphins slot receiver Malcolm Perry? Could the rookie solve Miami"s sudden roster hole?

Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports The Miami Dolphins used a seventh-round pick on Navy quarterback Malcolm Perry, listing him on their roster as a running back. The triple-option helmsman could be a special teams option for Miam
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What Pete Hamill brought to journalism

First, last and always, Pete Hamill, was a newspaperman from the old school -- happily at home in a newsroom roaring with profanity, poetry, punishing deadlines and quirky personalities. He dropped out of high school, worked in the Brooklyn Navy Yard as a sheet metal worker, did a tour in the Navy -- and then walked into the New York Post in 1960 to start working as a night-shift reporter, the start of what became a legendary career.
Tags: New York Post, News, Navy, Stories, Brooklyn Navy Yard, Pete Hamill


In search of his lost love, 90-year-old man comes out as gay: 'I've never felt so free'

The 90-year-old Navy veteran came out nearly 60 years after his brief relationship with the love of his life met its end.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Navy recovery for eight servicemen and seafaring military vehicle to start soon

A U.S. Navy diving and salvage ship is on its way to the northwest end of San Clemente Island to begin recovering eight servicemen and a seafaring vehicle found after several days searching the seafloor. The Navy ship should arrive in the next few days, a Marine Corps official said. “Everyone is working as fast as they can to get the assets out there.” Another Navy ship, the HOS Dominator, typically used for submarine recovery, deployed its underwater remote vehicle to find the sunken amphibious...
Tags: News, Navy, California, Sport, Soccer, Military, Stockton, Portland, Marine Corps, Marines, Delaware, U S Navy, AAV, Evan, Corona, New Braunfels Texas


Hey, It Happens: Iran Just Sunk Its Own Fake Aircraft Carrier

The Iranian military accidentally sunk a target barge used as a mockup U.S. aircraft carrier in recent exercises while towing it back to port, according to a report by Forbes, causing a major sea-lane hazard.Read more...
Tags: Science, Technology, Navy, Iran, War, Military, Forbes, Irgc, Whoops, Qassem Soleimani


U.S. Military Releases New Video of What Trump Calls 'Super Duper Missile'

The U.S. Army aired new video of its secretive hypersonic missile on Tuesday, a rare look at what President Donald Trump has previously described as America’s “super duper missile.” And while we still don’t know much about the missile’s specs, hypersonic missiles are almost certainly the future of military posturing…Read more...
Tags: Science, Navy, America, War, Military, US military, Army, Kinetic Energy, Weapons, Donald Trump, US Army, US Navy, New Cold War, Hypersonic, U S Army, Super Duper Missile


Bad behavior, spiraling COVID-19 cases, has Hawaii officials clamping down, rethinking lifting quarantine, may close parks and beaches again, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Hawaii Kai on Sunday. PC:JW Facebook post Large weekend gatherings cause concern over enforcement of COVID-19 restrictions. Several large gatherings across the state are drawing criticism. KITV4.A surge in COVID-19 cases causes state officials to consider tighter restrictions. Ige also said he might delay the state’s plan to waive on Sept. 1 the 14-day quarantine for transpacific visitors who test negative for the coronavirus. State officials said Monday they’re aiming to step up enforcem...
Tags: Travel, Navy, Hawaii, Pacific, Big Island, Maui, Department Of Health, State, Hawai, Honolulu, Hawaii County, Daniel, Oahu, U S Navy, East Maui, Hawaii Department of Health


Navy SEALs suspend ties to museum following use of Kaepernick 'target' for military dog demonstration

The US Navy SEALs will suspend its ties to the privately run Navy SEAL Museum, which is not sponsored by the Navy, amid the fallout of a video filmed there that involved a military working dog demonstration using an individual wearing a Colin Kaepernick jersey as a target going viral.
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