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  1. Joe Czyzyk Elected U.S.VETS ChairmanRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Freshnews

    Joe Czyzyk, Chairman and CEO of Los Angeles-based Mercury Air Group, has been elected chairman of U.S.VETS, the nation's largest nonprofit serving homeless and at-risk veterans. Czyzyk, 68, was born in Poland, the son of Holocaust survivors, and grew up in Canada.

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  2. USS Carl Vinson Chooses Sailors of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | NBC San Diego

    Sailors and their Tigers man the rails as the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson returns to its homeport at Naval Air Station North Island. Three sailors based out of San Diego have been chosen as USS Carl Vinson 2015 Sailors of the Year.

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  3. Sens. McCain, Reed criticize Navy's Littoral Combat Ship programRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | UPI

    Two U.S. Senators have penned a letter to top U.S. Navy officials criticizing the development of the Littoral Combat Ship program. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Sen. John McCain , R-Ariz., and ranking member Sen. Jack Reed , D-R.I., wrote the letter in response to a report by the Office of Development Testing and Evaluation on the U.S. Navy's Littoral Combat Ships, which noted delays in the program's development.

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  4. Max F. BechtleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | OttawaHerald.com

    Funeral services are set for 10 a.m., Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, at Dengel & Son Mortuary.

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  5. New CMC Aboard for NSASPRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | DC Military

    While efficiency is used to refer to how well something is done and effectiveness refers to how useful something is, new Command Master Chief Jacob Bristow uses both words to describe his objectives in his role at Naval Support Activity South Potomac. "First and foremost, my primary objective is to be an advocate for the enlisted work force in general.

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  6. U.S.S. Eisenhower rescues stranded U.S. mariners off coast of MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Examiner.com

    U.S.S. Dwight D. Eisenhower is currently underway preparing for the Board of Inspection Review. But the planned maneuvers were put on hold briefly y esterday as the Capt.

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  7. US Coast Guard Approves Official Electronic ChartsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Marine News

    The U.S. Coast Guard published guidance that allows mariners to use electronic charts and publications instead of paper charts, maps and publications. Issued February 5, the Navigation and Vessel Inspection Circular, NVIC 01-16 establishes uniform guidance on what is now considered equivalent to chart and publication carriage requirements.

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  8. Israeli firm's new unmanned sea vehicle hits submarines with torpedoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Jerusalem Post

    Elbit Systems unveiled on Monday a new, autonomous unmanned surface vehicle that can wage anti-submarine warfare missions by firing small torpedoes, and detect and blow up underwater mines by sending robots and interceptors deep underwater. The Seagull autonomous multi-mission USV is a two-vessel system that has been developed over the the past three years, Elbit officials said at Haifa port, where the platform carried out some maneuvers on the water.

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  9. Sunrise HornetRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | U.S. Department of Defense

    The sun rises behind an F/A18E Super Hornet assigned to the Vigilantes of Strike Fighter Squadron 151 on the flight deck of the USS John C. Stennis in the Pacific Ocean, Jan. 28, 2016. Providing a combat-ready force to protect collective maritime interests, Stennis is operating as part of the Great Green Fleet on a regularly scheduled Western Pacific deployment.

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  10. Preparing a HornetRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Navy Seaman Valentin Sanchez and Petty Officer 3rd Class Zack Smith prepare launchers for F/A-18E Super Hornets on the flight deck of the USS John C. Stennis in the Pacific Ocean, Jan. 28, 2016. Sanchez is an aviation ordnanceman airman and Smith is an aviation ordnanceman.

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  11. USS Dwight D. Eisenhower rescues distressed mariners at seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower rescued five distressed mariners who were 40-miles off the coast of Miami on Sunday. According to the U.S. Navy, the Norfolk-based Ike received a call from the U.S.-flagged sailing vessel called the Selket at 7 p.m. Sunday.

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  12. Nukes at SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Lawyers, Guns, and Money

    The Federation of American Scientists has published declassified documents on the disposition of U.S. nuclear weapons at sea during the Cold War, detailing the extensive preparations that the U.S. Navy took to fight a nuclear war at sea. The afloat nuclear arsenal included a wide array of weapons, including carrier-borne nuclear gravity bombs and nuclear depth bombs, nuclear-armed torpedoes, nuclear-armed anti-submarine missiles, nuclear land attack cruise missiles, and, of course, submarine launched ballistic missiles.

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  13. 'Kind and loyal' naval officer Joseph Wright, 26, died while joggingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Kent Online

    Tributes have poured in for a "kind, fun and loyal" Royal Navy lieutenant who was part of the search to find missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. Family and friends will gather at St Mary's Church in Teynham tomorrow to say a final farewell to Joseph Wright, who is believed to have collapsed while out jogging in Scotland, where he was based.

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  14. US Warship Rescues Mariners in DistressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Marine News

    A rescued mariner is flown aboard the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower after her vessel became disabled off the coast of Florida. Dwight D. Eisenhower is currently underway preparing for the upcoming Board of Inspection and Survey .

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  15. Artnur Cyr - N. Korea missile threats underscore defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Crescent-News.com

    "Hitting a bullet with a bullet" aptly describes the challenge of destroying incoming missiles, but effective defenses do exist.

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  16. Lewis hero of WWII Arctic Convoys finally honouredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Scotsman.com

    The late Captain Murdo Macleod, orginally from Barvas on the Isle of Lewis, has been awarded the prestigious Arctic Star Medal. He was one of hundreds of veterans who braved freezing conditions to maintain a lifeline between the Societ Union and the west in their fight against the Nazis.

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  17. Those Who Served: 'I didn't want to sleep in a foxhole'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The News-Gazette

    Don Muse talks about his experiences in the Navy during World War II while at his home Wednesday in Urbana. Inside the turret of a 5-inch gun, Don Muse was firing at kamikaze planes off Okinawa on the USS Norman Scott.

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  18. Navy urged to slow littoral ship deployments until more testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Stars and Stripes

    The littoral combat ship. Two top senators on defense issues say U.S. Navy leaders should consider delaying deployment of the new littoral combat ship and tone down their effusive rhetoric about the vessel until it successfully completes more testing.

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  19. Navy Tailhook Legacy Flight Foundation DebutsRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | Aero-News Network

    The Navy Tailhook Legacy Flight Foundation is excited to announce its participation in the 2016 North American air show season. The Navy Tailhook Legacy Flight Foundation is a civilian non-profit organization and a funding source for the U.S. Navy Tailhook Legacy Flight Demonstration.

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  20. Hail, Caesar! Movie ReviewRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Shockya.com

    HAIL, CAESAR! Universal Pictures Reviewed by: Harvey Karten for Shockya, d-based on Rotten Tomatoes Grade: B+ Director: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen Written by: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen Cast: George Clooney, Josh Brolin, Alden Ehrenreich, Channing Tatum, Scarlett Johansson, Ralph Fiennes, Tilda Swinton, Frances McDormand Screened at: Regal E-Walk, NYC, 2/2/16 Opens: February 5, 2016 Irving Berlin's song "There's no business like show business" may have been written for the stage, but it sure as hell0 applies as well to movies.

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