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2 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Malaysia jet search: Underwater searches 'not easy ... but not impossible'

Like choosing the right golf club for distance and obstacles, communications equipment offers varying advantages and shortcomings when the mission is as difficult as finding Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 on the Indian Ocean floor.


Related Topix: US News, US Air Force, Air Accidents

6 hrs ago |

Fort Drum Soldier Spc. Kerry M. G. Danyluk dies of combat injuries

Just moments ago, the Pentagon announced the combat death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan.


Related Topix: Fort Drum, US Army, Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Cuero, TX

10 hrs ago | Times Herald

Feds urged better ferry safety before S. Korea disaster

WASHINGTON a?? Even before the South Korea ferry disaster Wednesday, maritime accidents were a major concern for U.S. safety advocates.


Related Topix: Boat Disaster, Block Island, RI, US Coast Guard, US News

14 hrs ago | ABC News

Possible Explosive Prompts Evacuations in Calif.

Hundreds of homes and businesses in the Central California town of Solvang have been evacuated following discovery of a potentially explosive device.


Related Topix: Solvang, CA, Santa Barbara County, CA, Vandenberg Air Force Base, US Air Force

Wed Apr 16, 2014

CBS Local

Family of Navy Yard Shooting Victim Files Suit

Police conduct an investigation into a shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington, D.C., on Sept.


Related Topix: US Navy, Washington Navy Yard, Tampa, FL, Hillsborough County, FL

The Wichita Eagle

Shipping season opens in Marquette's Upper Harbor

The Mining Journal of Marquette reports the Kaye E. Barker and the Mesabi Miner arrived on Sunday, guided into port by ice-breakers Morro Bay and Katmai Bay.


Related Topix: US Coast Guard, US News


Rescuers face 'nightmarish' obstacles in South Korean shipwreck

It began as a routine ocean passage on calm seas. Passengers bound for a resort island were just stirring, some eating breakfast.


Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, Boat Disaster, Education Etc., US Coast Guard, US News


'Nightmarish' obstacles in Korea ocean rescue

It began as a routine ocean passage on calm seas. Passengers bound for a resort island were just stirring, some eating breakfast.


Related Topix: Boat Disaster, South Korea, World News, Asia, Education Etc., US Navy, US News

WTOP-FM Washington

Sub makes 2nd dive to search for Malaysian plane

In a Monday, April 14, 2014 photo provided by the U.S. Navy, operators aboard the Australian defense vessel Ocean Shield move the U.S. Navy's Bluefin-21 autonomous underwater vehicle into position for deployment to search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.


Related Topix: US Navy, US News, Australia, Asia Travel, Travel, Beijing, China Travel, China Travel, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 777

Nanaimo Daily News

Jordanian army says kingdom's air force strikes cars on the border with Syria

Jordan's army says the country's air force has attacked cars that were at the kingdom's border with neighbouring Syria.


Related Topix: Syria, World News, Middle East, US Air Force, Activism

ABC News

UK Lawmakers Slam Lax Security in Taliban Attack

British lawmakers said Wednesday that U.K. commanders' complacency and inadequate security were partly to blame for the failure to stop a Taliban attack on a U.S-British base in Afghanistan that killed two U.S. Marines.


Related Topix: Asia, Afghanistan, World News, US Marine Corps, Prince Harry


3 dead, many missing in sinking S Korean ship

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Related Topix: Education Etc., South Korea, World News, US Navy, US News

FBI leak probe shuts down 9/11 case at Guantanamo

In this pool photo of a Pentagon-approved sketch by court artist Janet Hamlin, defendant Ramzi Binalshibh, center, attends his pretrial hearing along with other defendants at the Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base in Cuba, Monday, April 14, 2014.


Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, Cuba, World News, US News, Camp Delta, US Navy

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Keesler plans more moves in metro Jackson market

Both entities are among Mississippi's earliest credit unions. The Transportation Department began its operation in 1941 and Keesler in 1947.


Related Topix: Keesler Air Force Base, US Air Force, Biloxi, MS

WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

Coast Guard officer accused of assault while stationed in Milwaukee

A U.S. Coast Guard officer is accused of having abusive sexual contact with a colleague while he was stationed in Milwaukee last November.


Related Topix: US Coast Guard, US News, Milwaukee, WI


Maplewood man accused of taking Army IDs pleads guilty

A Minnesota man accused of stealing identification information from members of his former Army unit has pleaded guilty to an identity theft charge.


Related Topix: Fort Bragg, US Army, Minneapolis, MN

Connecticut Post

First women move into Army platoon artillery jobs

In this photo taken Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014 1st Lt. Kelly Requa is interviewed at Ft.


Related Topix: Fort Bragg, NC, US Army, Fort Bragg

ABC News 4 Charleston

Officials to look at US-Canadian maritime effort

The Canadian ambassador to the U.S. is joining officials from both countries in South Carolina for a look at a joint maritime law enforcement effort.


Related Topix: US Coast Guard, US News

National Public Radio

First Women Move To Army Platoon Artillery Jobs

Under a canopy of trees on the edge of a large field, soldiers from Bravo Battery are lying in a circle as they pore over targeting charts.


Related Topix: US Army, Fort Bragg

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Indian Express

China's President Xi urges greater military use of space

Chinese President Xi Jinping urged the air force to adopt an integrated air and space defence capability, in what state media on Tuesday called a response to the increasing military use of space by the United States and others.


Related Topix: US Air Force