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1 hr ago | Post and Courier

Patriots Point breaks ground on new Vietnam War exhibit nearly 50 years after conflict

"Slowly over the years Paul has sparingly relinquished information about his experiences in Vietnam," said Pat Watters about her husband, who was an UH-1 pilot with the Navy Seawolves in Vietnam.

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5 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

MH370 search narrowed to circular area

Australian officials supervising the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 said on Saturday that an underwater search for the black box recorder based on "pings" possibly from the device could be completed in five to seven days.

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9 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

Presence matters: a strong Navy

For the next seven days, America's Navy is celebrating Dallas-Fort Worth Navy Week to demonstrate and explain how the service, "The Global Force for Good," impacts your life every day.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Once more on to the beach

Two of Maori Television's many Anzac Day documentaries focus on the war in the Pacific during WWII.

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WZVN-TV Fort Myers

Captain in South Korea ferry sinking charged, in custody

The captain of the sunken ferry in South Korea was formally charged and is in custody, state-run media reported early Saturday, citing prosecutors and police.

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National Public Radio

Former Blue Angels Commander Relieved Of Duty

The Navy says a California-based officer has been relieved of duty because of unspecified alleged misconduct while he was commanding officer of the Blue Angels precision flying team.

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KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

More details emerge, but still no jet

New information has come to light about the path taken by Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 before it disappeared from radar screens on March 8. The plane deviated from its planned route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing by turning leftward over water while it was still inside Vietnamese airspace, a senior Malaysian aviation source told CNN's Nic Robertson.

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Newsday

Abseil for navy's centenary project

Vice Admiral Sir Anthony Dymock and Second Sea Lord Vice Admiral David Steel will abseil down the 170m tower Members of the Royal Navy will abseil down Portsmouth's landmark Spinnaker Tower later to raise money for a project charting the service's history over the past 100 years.

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Marine News

US Navy Vessel Heads Home Following Fire

U.S. Fleet Forces announced late Monday that USS Hue City would return to her homeport of Mayport, Fla.

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San Diego NewsCape

Navy Petty Officer Based in Japan Charged in International Bribery Scandal

A fourth U.S. Navy official has been charged in a complaint unsealed today with accepting cash, luxury travel and consumer electronics from a foreign defense contractor in exchange for classified and internal U.S. Navy information.

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Related Topix: US Military, Department of Defense, US News, Glenn, CA

Thu Apr 17, 2014

KXXV-TV Waco

Anger and dismay at stalled Guantanamo 9/11 trial

11 accused conspirator Khalid Sheikh Mohammad confers with defense attorney Cheryl Bormann, in black abaya prior to hearing at the Guantanamo Bay U.S. .

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WTOP-FM Washington

Anger and dismay at stalled Guantanamo 9/11 trial

Don Arias stormed out of the meeting with the defense lawyers at this U.S. Navy base after less than 15 minutes.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

KTIV-TV Sioux City

Police search home of highway shooting suspect

As word spread of a spiraling fire at this Texas town's fertilizer plant, volunteers raced to protect families and elderly residents who lived nearby.

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Related Topix: Explosion, Education Etc., Prison, US Military, University of Mississippi

KTVN Reno

Ex-Calif. man convicted of US Navy battery swindle

A former Southern California man who fled the U.S. to live on his yacht has been convicted of selling the U.S. military more than $2.6 million in cheap, knock-off batteries that were used in aircraft carriers and submarines.

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ABC News

4th US Navy Official Charged in Bribery Scheme

A fourth member of the U.S. Navy has been charged with conspiracy to commit bribery in a multimillion-dollar scheme involving a Singapore-based defense contractor accused of providing cash, vacations, electronics and prostitutes in exchange for classified information.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

4th US Navy official charged in bribery scheme

The U.S. attorney's office says Petty Officer First Class Dan Layug made his initial court appearance Thursday, a day after special agents arrested him in San Diego.

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Canada.com

HMCS Chicoutimi gets water-tight test off Victoria as sub begins sea trials

One of the Royal Canadian Navy's troubled submarines is back in the water undergoing diving trials off the West Coast.

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Navy Times

Delivery of submarine North Dakota delayed to Navy

Problems with a parts supplier and the need to modify certain design features led the Navy to announce Wednesday that the commissioning of the new nuclear-powered attack submarine North Dakota won't take place at the end of May as scheduled.

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WCNC-TV Charlotte

Search setback: Oil slick not linked to Flight 370

The quest to solve the mystery of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 took a step backward Thursday when Australian authorities determined that a small oil slick discovered Sunday in the prime search area was not from the missing Boeing 777.

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KMBC-TV

287 still missing after S. Korean ferry sinks

There were 46 lifeboats attached to the South Korean ferry that sank in frigid waters -- but only one lifeboat was deployed, CNN affiliate YTN reported Thursday.

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