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  1. Why is Ingalls looking for a subcontractor in China?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Sunherald.com

    Senior executives from a major U.S. defense contractor toured China last month as part of their search for a foreign company to build a dry dock for U.S. Navy ships, with the help of the chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee. The trip raised eyebrows both inside the Pentagon and among experts who don't believe a Chinese company should be involved in U.S. military-related projects.

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  2. Volunteers gather in Ledyard to help stock food pantriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Ledyard - Dozens of people gathered Saturday at the St. Luke Lutheran Church in an effort to feed the hungry, a community service that more than one volunteer said was simply the right thing to do. Church members, Navy submarine school students, cub scouts and others donned hair nets and plastic gloves and formed assembly lines with the goal of creating and packaging 40,000 meals.

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  3. Romeo crew in the thick of it at Exercise KakaduaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | South Coast Register

    Romeo Flight Two prepare to launch the embarked MH-60 Romeo helicopter onboard HMAS Warramunga during Exercise Kakadu 2016. Photo: Kayla Hayes Romeo Flight Two secure the embarked MH-60 Romeo helicopter to HMAS Warramunga's flight deck during Exercise Kakadu 2016.

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  4. The reason why the US isn't making a fuss over an ISIS chemical attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Silicon Alley Insider

    The group known as Islamic State reportedly used a sulpur-mustard gas against US troops in Iraq. It was detected in a black oily substance found on a rocket fired at an American airbase in Qayyarah , south of the city of Mosul .

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  5. Sex abuse, bullying probe roils US Merchant Marine AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Chronicle Herald

    The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy is in turmoil over sexual abuse and bullying concerns that have led to the temporary shutdown of its premier training program - one that sends cadets out on working vessels for a year at sea. Some parents, alumni and maritime unions contend the decision to halt the program while such allegations are investigated was made hastily and without solid evidence of abuse.

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  6. Obituary: Stanley Leroy Blue 1932-2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Verde Independent

    ... Floyd and Madge Blue. He graduated from West Linn High School in West Linn, Oregon in 1950. In 1951, he joined the US Navy and served aboard the destroyer USS Jenkins DDE 447 as a radar man. He studied chemical engineering at both Portland State ...

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  7. Why it's so hard to stop West Africa's vicious piratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Silicon Alley Insider

    With little more than skiffs, ladders, and Kalashnikovs, the pirates of Somalia once hijacked giant cargo ships, extracted millions of dollars in ransom, and forced the world's navies to send warships steaming to the Gulf of Aden. They stole headlines and Hollywood's imagination as khat-chewing villains in the hit film Captain Phillips .

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  8. Duxbury honors USS Duxbury Bay shipmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | Boston.com

    There was hardly a dry eye on the bus Monday as former crew members of the USS Duxbury Bay were led into the town, a police escort and firefighters snapping to attention alongside a giant American flag and schoolchildren waving small Stars and Stripes lining their route. The former shipmates were in town for a reunion marking the 50th anniversary of the decommissioning of the USS Duxbury Bay, a seaplane tender.

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  9. Donald J. KleinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... Don was born May 3, 1927, in Michigan, the son of Leo and Ida (Pross) Klein. He was a WW II Veteran, serving in the US Navy from 1942-1946. After his military service, Don married Viola Rauch and the couple moved to Morris, where Don worked for ...

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  10. Iran gains Mediterranean bases in Italy and SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2016 | Debka

    As part of Iran's drive to rule the strategic waves of regional waters, Tehran has negotiated a naval exchange deal with Rome for its warships to be berthed in Italian ports, 's military sources reveal. In this context, the US Pentagon and Navy chiefs once again urged Israel to update and enlarge its war fleet, which they said was "full of holes" to catch up with the rapidly changing conditions opposite its shores, where Russia, Iran and Egypt are building up armadas of warships that are bigger and more advanced than ever before.

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  11. Boeing to supply 22 harpoon missiles system to IndiaRead the original story

    Saturday | Nerve News

    New Delhi, Sep 24 - The US Department of Defense announced that it has awarded defence major Boeing a $81 million contract to supply 22 Harpoon missile systems for Indian Navy's Shishumar class submarines. A Department of Defense release said the Boeing, the weapon manufacturer, is being awarded the $81,271,024 contract for firm-fixed-price modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract to exercise an option for the procurement of 22 Lot 89 Harpoon missiles and associated containers and components for India under the Foreign Military Sales programme.

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  12. Prisoners of War & Missing in Action (POW/MIA) heroes: You are not forgottenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Harbor Times Soup

    On Friday, Sept. 16, many recognition ceremonies were held across the country to recognize our nation's former prisoners of war and those still missing, and to recommit ourselves to fulfilling our solemn pledge: to make every effort to bring all our men and women home to their families.

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  13. India, US plan to upgrade their already intensive military combat exercisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Times of India

    On the land combat front, the plan is to "evolve" the Yudh Abhyas exercise into "a more complex, combined arms, divisional-level exercise" NEW DELHI: India and the US are planning to go in for a major upgrade of their bilateral combat exercises after inking the military logistics pact last month in tune with their "joint strategic vision" for the Asia Pacific and the Indian Ocean Region . Defence ministry sources say the aim is to "further increase the scope and complexity" of bilateral military exercises and engagements "across the board", which will now be facilitated by the Logistics Exchange Memorandum of Agreement inked during defence minister Manohar Parrikar 's visit to the US on August 29-30.

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  14. Chemical weapons are being used in Iraq - but the US won't raise hell about itRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Raw Story

    A member of Ussud Al-Anbar , a group affiliated to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant The group known as Islamic State reportedly used a sulpur-mustard gas against US troops in Iraq. It was detected in a black oily substance found on a rocket fired at an American airbase in Qayyarah , south of the city of Mosul .

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  15. Sikorsky Deal Keeps Copters FlowingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Hartford Courant

    Sikorsky Aircraft will remain in Connecticut and will build the "King Stallion" - the CH-53K heavy lift helicopter to be used by U.S. Marines. Sikorsky Aircraft will remain in Connecticut and will build the "King Stallion" - the CH-53K heavy lift helicopter to be used by U.S. Marines.

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  16. PM Modi meets with Defence Chiefs amid Uri attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Indian Express

    Continuing his stand to take firm action against the perpetrators of the deadly Uri attack, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met with the Indian Army, Navy and the Air Force Chiefs of Staff. Apart from Chief of Army Staff General Dalbir Singh Suhag, Vice-Chief of Naval Staff Vice Admiral Karambir Singh and Air Chief Marshall Arup Raha, the National Security Advisor Ajit Doval was also present for the meeting at the Prime Minister's residence at 7 Lok Kalyan Marg in New Delhi.

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  17. Charles Edward Stille, Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Marietta Times

    He was born October 22, 1950, son of Robert Dale Stille Sr. and Rebecca Ann Stille at Lower Salem, Ohio, at the family home. He attended Salem Liberty High School until it was closed and graduated at Skyvue High School.

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  18. Small Arm Market Growth, Demand, Opportunity, Analysis And Forecasts To 2020Read the original story

    Saturday | Emailwire.com

    According to the report, one of the key drivers for market growth will be increasing governments' efforts for acquisition of smart guns. Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report Global Small Arms Market 2016-2020 Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global small arms market: Beretta, Heckler & Koch, HS Produkt, SIG SAUER, and Smith & Wesson.

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  19. The Interview Issue: Eric HolcombRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Indianapolis Business News

    Eric Holcomb has experienced arguably the biggest Cinderella story of any Indiana politician in recent history. It's been just a little more than seven months since Gov. Mike Pence plucked Holcomb from the Republican primary for the open U.S. Senate seat - a race in which he was trailing two other candidates - to appoint him lieutenant governor.

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  20. Know and Go: Pearl Harbor anniversary; better hotel breakfastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    The 75th anniversary of the Pearl Harbor invasion is Dec. 7, and commemorations will be organized by the National Park Service and the U.S. Navy. Many organizations are also sponsoring special trips.

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