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1 hr ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Samples collected from oil slick not from plane

A Royal Malaysian Air Force C-130H Hercules aircraft takes off from Pearce Airbase, north of Perth, Australia to help in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Thursday, April 17, 2014.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Oil Spill, US Military, US Navy, US News, Malaysia,

5 hrs ago | Magic City Morning Star

Navy's Underwater Archaeologists Dive Headfirst into Naval History

It was a simple pottery jar with cork in it. But when the team from the Underwater Archaeology Branch of the Naval History and Heritage Command eased the cork out of it, the air that came out was nearly 200 years old, perhaps created by the organic material it had stored on the sloop-rigged floating battery Scorpion before it was scuttled Aug. 22, ... (more)

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Stars and Stripes

2 US Navy helicopters join search for South Korea ferry survivors

An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter lands on the flight deck of the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard on April 16, 2014.

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Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, US Military, US Navy, US News, Boat Disaster, US Marine Corps,

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Commissioning delayed for submarine North Dakota

The commissioning of the $2.6 billion submarine that will become USS North Dakota has been postponed because of issues with the design of the bow and component parts, the Navy said Wednesday.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Groups rally against ocean seismic blasts

Opposition is growing against allowing airguns that shoot dynamite-like underwater blasts to survey for oil and gas deep beneath the Atlantic Ocean floor.

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News Max

South Korean Ferry Accident: 300 Missing, Death Toll Expected to Rise

A South Korean ferry accident left at least four people dead and nearly 300 missing early Wednesday after a vessel carrying hundreds of high school students capsized in the freezing Yellow Sea.

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Star-Telegram.com

Sub makes 2nd dive to search for Malaysian plane

As a robotic submarine dived into the ocean to look for lost Flight 370, angry Chinese relatives stormed out of a teleconference meeting Wednesday to protest the Malaysian government for not addressing them in person.

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WLKY-TV Louisville

2 dead, many missing in sinking S Korean ship

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

Reuters

U.S. Navy to join search for passengers missing from South Korean ferry

The U.S. Navy has sent a ship to join the search-and-rescue operation for more than 300 passengers missing after a South Korean ferry capsized on Wednesday.

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Ynetnews

US Navy to join search for passengers missing from South Korean ferry

The US Navy has sent a ship to join the search-and-rescue operation for more than 300 passengers missing after a South Korean ferry capsized on Wednesday.

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Free Republic

Swedish firm Saab bids to design new Royal Australian Navy submarines

SWEDISH defence giant Saab is making a bold, secret play for a slice of Australia's $30 billion future submarine project.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Missing flight MH370 live updates: Underwater drone to be used for a...

The first attempt failed when the Bluefin-21 was put into water that was too deep for it causing it to automatically re-float The search for missing flight MH370 goes on as the joint naval contingent continues to scour the ocean for clues.

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Ghanamma.com

US Navy Donates N416m Materials To Charities In Nigeria

The United States Navy, under its Project Handclasp, on Tuesday donated materials worth $2.6 million to three Nigerian Charity organisations.

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The Indian Express

MoD moves files for appointing Dhowan as new Navy Chief

The Defence Ministry has finally moved the file for appointment of a new Navy Chief and has recommended Vice Admiral R K Dhowan, the current Vice Chief, for the top post that has been lying vacant since February when D K Joshi resigned following a spate of accidents involving frontline warships.

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CBS 47

Navy: Fire reported aboard Mayport-based USS Hue City

The Navy says a fire was reported aboard a guided-missile cruiser as it was transiting the Atlantic Ocean.

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Jalopnik

The Navy's Seawater-To-Fuel System: Can I Use It In My Car?

Last week, the US Navy flew a model airplane with a small 2-stroke engine. That's not normally news, except for one big detail: the fuel the plane burned was made from seawater via a process the Navy has been working on for years .

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MDJonline.com

Robot sub returns to water after 1st try cut short

In this Monday, April 14, 2014, photo provided by the Australian Defense Force an autonomous underwater vehicle is deployed from ADV Ocean Shield in the search of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the southern Indian Ocean.

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The Review

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

With the White House asserting that Russia is stoking instability in eastern Ukraine, President Barack Obama is once again faced with the complicated reality of following through on his tough warnings against overseas provocations.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Vladimir Putin, US Military, US Navy

WLOX-TV Biloxi

Malaysia jet search area too deep for submarine

The search area for the missing Malaysian jet has proved too deep for a robotic submarine which was hauled back to the surface of the Indian Ocean less than halfway through its first seabed hunt for wreckage and the all-important black boxes, authorities said on Tuesday.

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Free Republic

Missing Malaysia Airline MH370 latest update: Underwater drama as mini-sub aborts first search

A mini-sub hunting for Malaysian jet MH370 aborted its first search of the remote Indian Ocean seabed after just six hours because the water was deeper than its operating limits, officials said Tuesday.

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