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2 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Pellet gun firing causes Navy base lockdown

A Nevada rancher at the center of a national feud with the federal government over cattle grazing is facing sharp criticism for racist comments he made that were published in a New York Times article.

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6 hrs ago | National Public Radio

Navy Probes Report Of Gunman At San Diego Base

Officials at the U.S. Naval Base Point Loma in San Diego are searching the base after an unconfirmed report of an armed individual there.

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8 hrs ago | Detroit News

Material on Australian shore not from Malaysia jet

Australian officials said Thursday that after examining detailed photographs of unidentified material that washed ashore in the southwestern part of the country they are satisfied it is not a clue in the search for the missing Malaysian plane.

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13 hrs ago | This is The West Country

Support to Ship to Royal Navy Home from Caribbean

ROYAL Fleet Auxiliary Wave Knight returns to Portland, Dorset, today morning following a 15-month deployment to the Caribbean.

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17 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

Buffalo's WWII-era battle cruiser getting new deck

A World War II-era U.S. Navy cruiser serving as a floating museum on Buffalo's Lake Erie waterfront is getting a topside makeover.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

A hero departs: Last D-Day light bomber pilot dies

The last surviving British D-Day light bomber pilot, who laid smoke over the beaches during a heroic mission to shield the Allied forces from enemy fire, has died aged 95. RAF Flying Officer Leslie Valentine, from Hethe, Oxfordshire, was awarded the Defence Medal for the vital role he played in the D-Day invasion in 1944.

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The Fresno Bee

Complaint: Ex-Blue Angels head led lewd workplace

In this Sept. 10, 2011 photo provided by the U.S. Navy, Capt. Greg McWherter, commanding officer and flight leader of the U.S. Navy flight demonstration squadron, the Blue Angels, responds to the crowd at the Guardians of Freedom Air Show in Lincoln, Neb.

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ABC News

Hero's Homecoming: Navy Officer Reunited With His Family

On her drive north from Milton, Florida to the U.S. Navy Naval Base in Norfolk, Virginia, all Robin Theriot could think about was seeing her husband Ryan Theriot.

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Ars Technica

Top Gun, robot-style: Navy moves ahead on carrier-based drone program

The X-47B at its unveiling ceremony in December 2008. The Navy is preparing to start the next round of competition for its successor-a drone capable of dropping 500-pound bombs and acting as a robotic "wingman" to fighter pilots.

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Russia Taday

US Navy cancels charity projects in Crimea

Anti-NATO protesters stand on a US flag as they protest against the visit of the USS Vella Gulf missile cruiser in the Crimean Black Sea port of Sevastopol, January 26, 2012.

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Key 103

Missing Plane: Material Washes Ashore In Oz

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau is now examining photographs of the objects, which have been secured by police in the region, to establish whether they are linked to flight MH370.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Navy recovery vessel USNS Safeguard en route to South Korea

The USNS Safeguard helps conduct salvage, diving, towing, off-shore firefighting, heavy-lift operations and theater security cooperation missions, according to Military Sealift Command.

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

WMDT

Australia flags deeper search for Malaysian jet

CANBERRA, Australia - The hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet will likely soon deploy more powerful sonar equipment that can delve deeper as the current search of the most likely crash site in the Indian Ocean has failed to yield any clues, Australia's defense minister said Wednesday.

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Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

Donalda Zeller

Jan 1, 1931~Apr 18, 2014On a beautiful Good Friday morning, Donald Earl Zeller, - 83, passed from this life to the next into the loving arms of his dear wife Roma.

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St. Petersburg Times

Hometown Pinellas for April 23

MILITARY NEWS: Navy Seaman Apprentice Tyler A. Shook , son of Alan W. Shook of Simi Valley, Calif., and Deborah A. Whittemore of St. Petersburg, recently reported for duty aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman .

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Freshnews

U.S. Navy Awards General Dynamics $33 Million to Operate and Maintain Military Sealift Ships

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics American Overseas Marine LLC a $32.7 million contract modification to operate and maintain seven large, medium-speed, roll-on / roll-off ships for the Military Sealift Command.

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TBD.com

Daybreak Daily: Maryland engineers take lead in hunt for missing plane

'GOOD MORNING WASHINGTON': Among the reports National Zoo reopens a day after shooting; Female jogger assaulted; much more, beginning at 4:30 a.m. M-F.

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Pensacola News Journal

Blues probe balances justice and safety

There's no finish line in sight for the Navy's investigation into allegations of misconduct and an 'inappropriate command climate' allowed by the team's former lead pilot, Capt.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Viral video: 'Royal Maces' Navy fighter pilots

A high-definition video of U.S. Navy fighter pilots swooping between snowy mountains and skimming the western Pacific Ocean has gained more than 135,000 hits since being posted four days ago.

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WTLV

Boosted bonuses: New Navy rules raise payout ceiling to $100K

Officials hope the new rates will entice at least 9,500 sailors to re-enlist from an eligible population of more than 23,200.

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