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  1. A trip to Battleship CoveRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Cub Scout Pack 27 of Old Lyme visited Battleship Cove in Fall River, Mass. on a recent overnight trip.


  2. US deploys air craft carrier in South China Sea, calls it 'routine' patrolRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Big News

    New York [USA], Feb. 20 : The United States deployed the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson in the disputed waters of the South China Sea on Saturday as part of maritime "routine operations." According to CNN, sailing with the 97,000-ton Vinson is the guided-missile destroyer USS Wayne E. Meyer, the Navy said in a statement.


  3. Trump's administration has called China's island building in the South China Sea illegalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Chinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea in this still image from video taken by a P-8A Poseidon surveillance aircraft provided by the United States Navy on May 21, 2015. Photo - U.S. Navy/Handout via Reuters/File Chinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea in this still image from video taken by a P-8A Poseidon surveillance aircraft provided by the United States Navy on May 21, 2015.


  4. Mr. George HesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Heard Citizen

    He was born November 29, 1928 in Heard County to the late Robert Pierce Hester and Ruth Estelle Crews Hester. He was a man with many career outlets and shared his talents with many companies including those that he owned and operated: Sealtest Dairies, Foremost Dairies, Farmbest Dairies, Carrollton Dairies, Hester's Used Cars, Pure Oil Service Station, Hester's Army-Navy Store, Hester's Car Wash, Hester's Produce, Burnett Motors, Entennman Bakeries, Carrollton Farmer's Market, Independent Life Insurance, and he and his wife operated Precious Memories Antiques.


  5. Bill HastenRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Hawk Eye

    Billie L. "Bill" Hasten, 86, of Phoenix, formerly of La Harpe, Ill., died at 1:11 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, at Ryan House - Hospice of the Valley in Phoenix. Born Dec. 13, 1930, in Fountain Green, Ill., he was the son of Carl and Jessie McConnell Hasten.


  6. Mikesell Announces Candidacy for Magisterial District JusticeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    Warren B. Mikesell II Esq. has announced his candidacy for Magisterial District Justice 46-3-02, which includes Lawrence Township, all of Clearfield Borough, Pike Township and all of Curwensville Borough in Clearfield County.


  7. Walkingstick, RobertaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Dayton Daily News

    WALKINGSTICK, Roberta Lynn "Robin" Age 60 of Kettering, passed away Monday, February 20, 2017 at Brookdale of Kettering. She was born October 11, 1956 in Baltimore, Maryland, the daughter of the late Robert Maley and Lulu Carpenter.


  8. China denounces 'relevant countries' after US carrier deploys to South China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    China has denounced "relevant countries" for threatening sovereignty and security in the South China Sea, following the deployment of the USS Carl Vinson carrier battle group on a routine patrol in the sea's international waters. "China always respects the freedom of navigation and overflight that countries enjoy in the South China Sea under international law," China Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said Tuesday in a press conference transcript posted to the ministry's website.


  9. Pakistan Orders SharpEye Radar for Submarine UpgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | DefenceTalk News

    Kelvin Hughes, a world leader in maritime navigation and security surveillance radar, is pleased to announce that it has been contracted to supply the I-band SharpEye Doppler submarine radar system as part of a mid-life upgrade program for the Pakistan Navy's Agosta 90B-class submarines . Working with Turkish defence contractor STM, the main contractor for the refurbishment programme, Kelvin Hughes will supply the SharpEye system to the first submarine in 2018.


  10. Gene C. Snyder, 83Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    Gene C. Snyder, 83, of Rockingham, Va., passed away Feb. 19, 2017, at Sentara RMH. Gene was born March 23, 1933, in Lacey Spring, Va., and was the son of the late Myrtie and Elbert Snyder.


  11. Suicide Robot Boat Blamed for Attack on WarshipRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Bad Astronomy Blog

    A video screenshot shows a robot boat packed with explosives just moments before it strikes a Saudi missile frigate and explodes on Jan. 30, 2017. Credit: USNI News A suicide boat attack that killed two sailors aboard a Saudi warship was apparently carried out by an unmanned, remotely-controlled boat.


  12. China finishing South China Sea buildings that could house missiles: U.S. officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    China, in an early test of U.S. President Donald Trump, is nearly finished building almost two dozen structures on artificial islands in the South China Sea that appear designed to house long-range surface-to-air missiles, two U.S. officials told Reuters. The development is likely to raise questions about whether and how the United States will respond, given its vows to take a tough line on China in the South China Sea.


  13. US forces must do more to keep lethal edge, military commanders urgeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    The U.S. military remains a nimble and powerful deterrent against global dangers, but it must do more to retain its lethal edge. That was the predominate message during the first day of the West 2017 gathering of the nation's top brass and security experts at the downtown San Diego Convention Center.


  14. NAT: A Note from Herbjorn HanssonRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Marine News

    Herbjrn Hansson, Chairman & CEO, Nordic American Tankers Limited has issued a statement about his company which is headquartered in Bermuda and listed on NYSE, with offices and representatives in several other countries. "Our office in Sandefjord, Norway, deals with corporate management, including communication with the NAT board, IR matters, quality assurance, cost control, accounting, macroeconomics and any issues related to US capital markets.


  15. Keeping it in the Navy FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Marine News

    They say Navy is like one big family but when it comes to three people in the west it's more a case of a family within a family. Lieutenant Commander David Sutherland, and his sons Commander Daniel Sutherland and Chaplain James Sutherland are all proud Navy officers based in Western Australia.


  16. US resumes its provocative actions in seaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | China Daily

    ... has begun patrolling the South China Sea, proving the speculation over the past few days was true. On Feb 12, the US Navy Times reported that the United States Navy was planning to dispatch warships to the South China Sea for "freedom of navigation" ...


  17. Keel Laid for Future USS Frank E. Petersen Jr.Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    The keel of future guided-missile destroyer USS Frank E. Petersen, Jr. was ceremoniously laid Feb. 21 at Huntington Ingalls Industries shipyard. Although official construction of DDG 121 began April 2016, the keel laying symbolically recognizes the ceremonial beginning of the ship.


  18. Waco grows support to honor war hero with 'Medal of Honor' Read Story Katie GrovattRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KCEN

    The Waco City Council is considering a resolution supporting a Medal of Honor award to a Waco World War II hero. Doris Miller was a Waco native born in 1919.


  19. Contracts For Feb. 21, 2017Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | U.S. Department of Defense

    BAE Systems Technology Solutions and Services Inc., Rockville, Maryland, is being awarded a $41,348,229 cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost reimbursable contract for rapid design, development, customization, fabrication, integration, test and evaluation, installation, certification, maintenance and upgrade, logistic, and life cycle support of new and/or existing communication-electronic platforms, equipment/systems and subsystems. These efforts are in support of the Naval Warfare Center Aircraft Division's Special Communications Mission Solutions Division.


  20. Bill to name naval submarine after Los Alamos heads to the HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    A bill to name a United States naval submarine the U.S.S. Los Alamos is headed to the House. New Mexico state Sen. William H. Payne says the naming of a nuclear-powered submarine is a fitting tribute to the men and women who served during the Manhattan project in World War II.