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Reynolds carries Navy past San Jose State 41-31

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 16:29
After falling behind 3-0, the Midshipmen peeled off five touchdowns and two field goals over their next six possessions.
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Navy's newest sub, USS North Dakota, joins fleet

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 16:23
The Navy's newest submarine is joining the fleet.
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Woman fights to get lost sailors on Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 15:50
It has been 45 years since 74 American sailors died when their ship was cut in two by an Australian carrier off the coast of Vietnam.
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U.S. force to fight Ebola virus starts training in San Antonio

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 15:09
The U.S. military effort to help contain the Ebola virus at home and in West Africa is gaining steam.
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U.S. general: Kim was never out of power in North Korea

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 15:05
North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un's recent 40-day disappearance from public view sparked speculation of a coup or serious illness, but U.S.
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Five Questions: Meghan McCain, co-host of 'TakePart Live' on Pivot TV

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 15:00
Meghan McCain wants America to know about the issues veterans face and the skills veterans possess that can make them top performers at any business.
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Enlisted training overhaul in the works in Coast Guard

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 12:41
Coast Guard leaders are looking to overhaul enlisted professional education, but they first want to hear what Coasties want.
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Destroyer CO sacked after Philippines canoe collision

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 12:39
A week after the Philippine media reported that the destroyer Stethem had run over a small canoe near Subic Bay, the ship's skipper has been fired.
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Sonar mapping shines new light on USS Utah

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 12:37
Above the water, the effects of 73 years on the partially sunken warship USS Utah are evident at its resting place just off Ford Island.
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Women are on front lines in Syria, Iraq against IS

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 11:54
Just over a year ago, Afshin Kobani was a teacher. Now, the Kurdish Syrian woman has traded the classroom for the front lines in the battle for Kobani, a town besieged by fighters from the Islamic State extremist group.
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CO's handling of assault case ends his career

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 09:36
Cmdr. Joseph Fauth was deployed to the United Arab Emirates in February when his handling of a sex assault thousands of miles away undid his career.
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U.S. war planners focus on advisers in Anbar

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 18:03
Top US military planners want to expand the limited advise-and-assist mission in Iraq and are talking to allied partner nations about potentially putting non-American troops on the ground to help support the fight against Islamic State militants, according to several military officials.
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In mine-riddled Bosnia, bomb dogs are life savers

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 17:54
When Betsy, a 7-year-old bomb-sniffing dog from Bosnia-Herzegovina, arrived in the U.S.
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U.S., South Korea delay transfer of wartime control

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 17:03
The U.S. and South Korea have delayed transferring wartime operational control of allied forces by taking on a 'conditions-based approach' and scrapping the previously set deadline of 2015.
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Transgender troops say they want to serve openly

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 15:20
The landmark repeal of 'don't ask, don't tell' in 2011 allowed gays and lesbians to serve openly in the U.S. military.
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Isolation pods will carry troops if they get Ebola

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 12:57
The Pentagon is developing isolation pods for the C-17 Globemaster aircraft to carry up to 15 service members should they contract Ebola while supporting Operation United Assistance in Africa.
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Leadership is key to troops' tolerance of transgender persons, allied forces say

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 10:31
Transgender persons are barred from serving openly in the U.S. military but can do so in the armed forces of 18 other nations worldwide, including NATO allies Sweden and the United Kingdom as well as Australia and New Zealand.
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Ex-sailor injures NYC policeman with hatchet

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 09:38
A New York City police officer who suffered a serious head wound after being attacked by a former sailor wielding a hatchet remains in critical but stable condition, police said Friday.
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Virginia subs to get berthing changes for female crew

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 09:03
Sub designers are puzzling out how to fit enlisted women into the berthings on the Virginia-class attack submarines already in the force.
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After 1st Ebola case in NYC, 3 others quarantined

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 09:02
A doctor who became New York City's first Ebola patient was praised for getting treatment immediately upon showing symptoms, and health officials stressed that the nation's most populous city need not fear his wide-ranging travel in the days before his il
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