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5 min ago | Reuters

Aerospace jamboree on tenterhooks over F-35 fighter, Airbus jet revamp

Suspense over the appearance of America's newest combat jet, a diplomatic chill between the West and Russia and the re-launch of an Airbus jet with a surprise tweak in its name could make the Farnborough Airshow one of the least predictable for years.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Airbus A350, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A330, Civil Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus A320, US Military, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 787

4 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk

Retirement of navy cruisers meets stiff resistance

Navy plans to retire mothball eleven guided missile cruisers--including the Norfolk based USS Anzio and USS Vella Gulf--are running into stiff resistance on Capitol Hill.


Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News

8 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Minnesota news in brief at 7:58 p.m. CDT

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is hailing the U.S. government's decision to impose duties on imports of steel pipe from South Korea, India and seven other countries.


Related Topix: US Politics, Mark Dayton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Minnesota, US Governors, St. Paul, MN, US Military

12 hrs ago | Central Kitsap Reporter

Keyport and Seawolf sailors honored by Navy League

Captain David Kohnke, left, Marcus Perkins, Jonathan Panciera, Dennis Custodio, and Council Vice President for Outreach Erin Sorensen at the League ceremony.


Related Topix: US Military, Keyport, WA, Prison, Bremerton, WA

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Guam-bound United plane diverted to Midway atoll

The airline said Friday it flew the 335 passengers and 13 crew members from Flight 201 back to Honolulu.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, US Military


U.S. Navy maintains grounding order for F-35 fighter jets

The U.S. Navy on Friday maintained a grounding order for F-35 B-model and C-model fighter jets built by Lockheed Martin Corp, saying it was still not clear what caused a massive engine failure on an Air Force F-35 jet on June 23. "At this time, I do not have sufficient information to return the F-35B and F-35C fleet to flight," Vice Admiral David ... (more)


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Eglin Air Force Base, US Marine Corps, US News

CBS Local

DC Police Explain Difficulties On The Day of Navy Yard Shooting

An internal District of Columbia police report on the response to the Washington Navy Yard shooting says officers were hindered because they couldn't access live surveillance-camera footage of the shooter.


Related Topix: US Military, Washington Navy Yard, District of Columbia Government, Washington DC

Myrtle Beach Online

Ventura: No bar fight with 'American Sniper' Kyle

Ventura testified Friday in his defamation lawsuit against the estate of author Chris Kyle, a former U.S. Navy SEAL who was fatally shot last year at a Texas gun range.


Related Topix: US Military, Entertainment

The Indian Express

Navy to get first indigenous anti-submarine warship tomorrow

INS Kamorta, first in its class of four ASW corvettes being built by GRSE under Project-28 for the Navy, is the first warship ever built in the country with almost 90 per cent of indigenous content.


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Stars and Stripes

Nimitz sailor under investigation over rape threat made on social media

The aircraft carrier USS Nimitz transits the Pacific Ocean on April 29, 2013. The Navy confirmed Thursday that a sailor aboard the Nimitz is under investigation over a rape threat made on social media.


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New York Daily News

A life-or-death fight for Israel

The war now raging between Israel and Hamas is a test of Israel's ability to defend itself, even as it aims to become more Silicon Wadi and less Warrior Nation.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, US Military, Opinion

Regina Leader Post

Hey Russia, Ukraine would like its military-trained killer dolphins back

In this handout photo from the U.S. Navy, Sergeant Andrew Garrett watches K-Dog, a bottlenose dolphin attached to Commander Task Unit 55.4.3, leap out of the water while training near the USS Gunston Hall March 18, 2003 in the Persian Gulf.


Related Topix: US Military

Thu Jul 10, 2014

This is The West Country

Royal Navy Flagship HMS Bulwark sails to Isles of Scilly for...

THE last of just over 400 Armed Forces Community Covenants in the UK will be signed whilst the Landing Platform Dock is at anchor off St Mary's.


Related Topix: US Military, Cornwall and Isles of Scilly County, England, United Kingdom, St. Mary's, CO

Air Force Times

Retired Navy doctor named to interim VA post

The Veterans Affairs Department has named a career Navy doctor to serve as interim director of its Office of the Medical Inspector.


Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News, Life, Veteran Affairs, Law, Employment / Labor Law

Well-rounded Biloxi native making his mark in the U.S. Navy

U.S. NAVY Biloxi native Lt. Richard Fail is the national trainer for the U.S. Navy's medical recruiting programs.


Related Topix: US Military, Biloxi, MS

The York Daily Record

Slain author says Ventura's name deleted from book

Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura, right, made his way back into Warren E. Burger Federal Building during the first day of jury selection in a defamation lawsuit, Tuesday, July 8, 2014 in St. Paul, Minn.


Related Topix: Jesse Ventura, US Military, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Manawatu Evening Standard

Navy: That mine is ours

It is not so much a case of asking for their ball back, but the navy have rung the police to ask for their mine back.


Related Topix: US Military, New Zealand, World News

Wed Jul 09, 2014


Why The US Navy Should Build Smaller Aircraft Carriers

From Foxtrot Alpha : The aircraft carrier inventory question has always been up for debate, but it has largely centered on the number of hulls and not the physical size of each carrier.


Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News, US Military Prisons, USS George Washington (CVN-73), Prison, USS Enterprise (CVN-65), Autos

Great Bend Tribune

Dean Akings

Dean Akings of Great Bend is willing to turn in his police badge for a seat on the Barton County Commission.


Related Topix: Great Bend, KS, Barton County, KS, Hoisington, KS, Fort Hays State University, US Military

Hagel says nuclear operation has drifted

Speaking at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, Hagel said more attention must be paid to the nuclear forces as key to national security.


Related Topix: Camden County, GA, Kings Bay, GA, US Military Prisons, Submarine Base Kings Bay, Prison, US Military, US Air Force, Eglin Air Force Base, US Navy, US News