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Women of Color Honoree Becomes Navy's First Woman to Reach Four-star Rank

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Black Engineer

Women of Color Honoree Becomes Navy's First Woman to Reach Four-star Rank

Michelle Janine Howard, a 2008 Women of Color Career Achievement Winner, became the first woman to attain the rank of four-star admiral in the Navy's 238-year history during a ceremony at the Women in Military Service for America Memorial at Arlington National Cemetery.


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Hudson Valley Press

Howard is First Female Four Star Navy Admiral

Michelle Howard is promoted from vice admiral to admiral, becoming the Navy's first female four-star admiral and assumed duties as the 38th Vice Chief of Naval Operations on July 1. Photo: Monica A. King The Navy has promoted Michelle Howard from vice admiral to admiral, making her the first female four-star admiral in its 236-year history and the ... (more)


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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Navy Times

U.S. Naval War College welcomes new president

Rear Adm. P. Gardner Howe III became the college's 55th president in a ceremony at the college Tuesday.


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Burned By Snowden, Former NSA Official Now Helps Finance Industry Avoid 'Insider Threats'

As the highest-ranking civilian employee of the National Security Agency, Chris Inglis was just as surprised as anyone else last year by the leaks from Edward Snowden, a contractor with a top-secret security clearance.


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John Bradford Mooney Jr.

U.S. Navy retired Rear Adm. John Bradford "Brad" Mooney Jr., one of the first few deep ocean submersible pioneers in the world, passed away Friday, May 30, 2014, in Austin, at the age of 83. John Bradford Mooney Jr. was born in Portsmouth, N.H., March 26, 1931, and attended local schools.


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WBIW-AM Bedford

Lexi Place Crowned Miss Greene County

After graduation, she plans to attend college and major in chemistry with the goal of becoming a physician.


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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Coastal Courier

Military on the move July 7

Adams earns degree, commissioned into Navy Navy Ensign Justin Alan Adams, son of Alan and Tracy Adams of Lyons, graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, and was commissioned to his current rank in the U.S. Navy.


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WARC-79 US Delegate, ARRL Consultant Charles Dorian, W3JPT, SK

Dorian had a long and distinguished history of support to Amateur Radio and the Amateur-Satellite Service.


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Sat Jul 05, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Annapolis boat accident injures three

Two boats collided Friday near the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis , injuring three boaters, the Coast Guard said Saturday.


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Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Marylanders march to their own beat on Independence Day

The annual Fourth of July parade in Roland Park is a bit unique as parades go - it begins with families riding their bikes down the street and ends with a fire hydrant-soaking, courtesy of the Baltimore fire department.


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NBC Washington

Where to Watch Fireworks in D.C., Virginia and Maryland

Don't want to brave the National Mall for fireworks? Here are some community festivals that are easy to get to and plenty of fun.


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WTOP-FM Washington

Induction Day

The class of 2018 will follow this green line to a new life at the Naval Academy.


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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Chosun Ilbo

U.S. Navy Promotes First Woman to 4-star Admiral

For the first time in its 236-year history, the U.S. Navy has a woman as its second-highest ranking officer.


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Bill & Muriel Elliott Help Crack Down on Drunk Drivers to Honor Their Son

The knock on the door that changed Bill and Muriel Elliott's life forever came at 4 a.m. on Saturday, July 22, 2000.


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10 Things to See: A week of top AP photos

Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.


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Wed Jul 02, 2014

San Diego NewsCape

USS Gettysburg Roommates Recognized For Excellence

Lt. Lindsey Smith and Lt j.g. Kiley Provenzano are assigned to the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Gettysburg , and have been roommates on the ship for the last 18 months.


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The Bennington Banner

University of Utah tweaks fight song called sexist

The University of Utah has tweaked its official fight song, offering an alternate choice for its signature line while replacing others altogether amid concerns the former version was sexist.


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Re: Navy Names Black Woman As First 4-Star Female Admiral

Vice Admiral Michelle Howard has been tapped by President Barack Obama to become the Navy's vice chief of naval operations.


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American Athletic Conference welcomes Tulane to league with open letter

Tulane is one of the new schools joining the American Athletic Conference today as a full member.


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