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2 hrs ago | Reuters
The U.S. Navy's Blue Angels elite aviation team famed for its crowd-pleasing daredevil stunts at public air shows, returns to the skies on Saturday after being grounded by budget cuts for much of 2013, Navy officials said.
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7 hrs ago | KVAL-TV Eugene
Retired 1st Sgt. James Barnett has turned his Roseburg home into a museum of Marine Corps artifacts.
11 hrs ago | Reuters
The Pentagon's decision to retire the entire U.S. fleet of popular A-10 "Warthog" aircraft is painful but necessary as the military is forced to save money now to develop tomorrow's weapons, Air Force leaders said on Friday.
15 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
Marine Corps trial judges are still dealing with the consequences of the commandant's imprudent rhetoric, as spelled out in a new-ish U.S. Navy-Marine Corps Court of Criminal Appeals decision .
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel met Friday with leaders of the Air Force, Army, Navy and Marine Corps to review their efforts to screen out potential predators and unqualified troops from their ranks of sexual assault counselors, victim advocates, recruiters and instructors, according to a Defense Department official.
China's maritime mastery of the South China Sea appears unstoppable. On March 9, Chinese coast guard vessels turned back two Philippine cargo ships attempting to resupply troops based on an eroding WW II-era vessel marooned on the Ayungin Shoal, known as the Renai Shoal to China.
The Navy's Blue Angels are taking off again after their shows were cancelled by sequestration cuts.
"It isn't a job for a female or a male," Sgt. Maj. Lanette Wright explains of her new role.
The Battle Color Detachment from Marine Corps Headquarters will perform Monday at the base.
Cherokee Nation Secretary of State Chuck Hoskin Jr., Tribal Councilor Julia Coates, veteran Deborah Ann Crossland, Treasurer Lacey Horn and Tribal Councilor Jack Baker.
A former national security adviser to President Obama said on Thursday that building the Keystone XL pipeline would bolster U.S. national security by sending a strong message to Russian President Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USA TODAY.
Leaders from each of the armed services will brief Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel Friday on the criteria they have used to screen out problem troops from serving as sexual assault counselors, recruiters and instructors, according to a Defense Department official.
Commandant Gen. Jim Amos testifies March 12 on the Navy-Marine Corps budget before the House Armed Services Committee.
MAY 23: People watch as the USS Roosevelt passes the Statue of Liberty on the Hudson River during the Parade of Ships for the start of Fleet Week May 23, 2012 in New York City.
Courtesy photo Naval Air Station Patuxent River Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society volunteers Patrice, Erica and Amelia Ryan showcase a few of the baby blankets they crochet and hand out to participants in the monthly NMCRS Budget for Baby class.
EL MONTE >> Homeless veteran Ronnie McCarthon said his path to sobriety over the past two years has been headed in one direction: El Monte Veterans Village.