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Commentary: How we remember

Tue, 11/11/2014 - 03:25
Since August, the moat of the Tower of London has been filled with a blood-red blanket made from ceramic poppies.

Senior Navy intel officer removed for controversial comments on China

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 08:47
A senior Navy intelligence leader whose provocative comments this year about Chinese bellicosity stirred an international controversy has been shelved in the wake of an investigation into his conduct, Navy Times has learned.

Bush carrier strike group set to return

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 08:47
Four ships, one air wing and more than 5,000 sailors of the Bush carrier strike group are scheduled to return home Saturday after a nine-month deployment to 5th and 6th Fleets that caught national attention as the carrier led airstrikes against Islamic State group militants.

2 officers discuss career opportunities as a mustang

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 13:50
When Daniel Henderson joined the Navy in 1979 and headed off to recruit training at Great Lakes, becoming an O-6 was the furthest thing from his mind.

Military studying renewable energy in Hawaii

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 12:53
The U.S. Navy is putting millions of dollars into renewable energy research in Hawaii.

Army vet killed after celebrating return from Afghanistan

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 12:20
Officials say a 21-year-old Army veteran was shot to death after a dispute at a party to celebrate his return from Afghanistan.

Iraqi officials say Islamic State leader wounded in airstrike

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 12:15
Iraqi officials said Sunday that an airstrike wounded the leader of the Islamic State group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Pentagon officials said they had no immediate information on such a strike or al-Baghdadi being wounded.

Navy Blue Angels celebrate homecoming show

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 11:21
Despite a chilly 47 degrees and heavy cloud cover this morning, cars were lined up outside Pensacola Naval Air Station for the 2014 Blue Angels Homecoming Show.

Germany marks 25 years since fall of Berlin Wall

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 11:15
As Germany celebrated the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall on Sunday, Elke Rosin recalled how lucky her family had been.

Queen Elizabeth II leads U.K. memorial ceremony

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 11:07
Queen Elizabeth II honored fallen soldiers from Britain and the Commonwealth Sunday in a dignified ceremony at the heart of central London.

Hunted Islamic State leader the 'new Bin Laden'

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 09:33
With a $10 million bounty on his head, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi would seem to have earned the moniker from French newspaper Le Monde as 'the new Bin Laden.'

Joint High-Speed Vessel turns heads during Bold Alligator

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 07:31
The joint high-speed vessel is a sight to behold, but that's not why this newest member of the blue-green team has heads turning.

Shipping delays appear to be easing for troops' personal vehicles

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 07:26
The backlog of troops' privately owned vehicles has almost been cleared, according to an analysis of numbers provided by the contractor responsible for shipping troops' cars on reassignment moves to and from overseas.

Kabul police chief survives assassination attempt

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 07:16
Afghan authorities are investigating how a man wearing an explosives-packed vest was able to infiltrate the heavily guarded police headquarters in central Kabul on Sunday and attempt to assassinate the city's chief of police.

Last 2 U.S. captives in North Korea return home

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 07:05
The last two Americans being held captive by North Korea have returned home.

Philippines liberty canceled amid rising tensions

Sat, 11/08/2014 - 14:03
Sailors on Western Pacific cruises shouldn't plan on liberty stops in the Philippines any time soon.

JHSV turns heads at Bold Alligator

Sat, 11/08/2014 - 07:41
The joint high-speed vessel is a sight to behold, but that's not why this newest member of the blue-green team has heads turning.

Navy jet gets 2nd career in retirement

Sat, 11/08/2014 - 07:11
Thousands of retired sailors have had second careers as teachers. Now a piece of military hardware is going to get the same chance.

Spec ops community responds to bin Laden raid revelations

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 10:07
As television and internet headlines explode with the revealed identity of the Navy SEAL who claims to have shot and killed Osama bin Laden, members of the special operations community are reacting with a mix of disappointment and tempered support, someti

Unemployment rate for post-9/11 vets at 7.2 percent

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 10:00
The unemployment rate for the newest generation of veterans jumped by 1 full percentage point in October, according to new federal data, but the figure of 7.2 percent is about average for 2014 and actually a marked improvement from last year's overall unemployment rate of 9 percent for that group.

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