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  1. USSa SMississippi commander is pulled from post, Navy saysRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Cmdr. Tory Swanson was removed from his position by Capt. Harry Ganteaume, commander of Submarine Squadron 1. A command investigation into the circumstances leading to Swanson's relief is ongoing, the Navy said.

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  2. Korean Navy names its latest submarine after female independence fighterRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Arirang TV

    Yu Gwan-sun is the name of the Korean Navy's newest submarine and it's the first vessel to be named after a woman in the modern Navy's 70-year history. The Korean Navy announced Sunday that the Type 214, 18-hundred-ton attack submarine will be named after Yu, an admired student independence fighter who was a leader in the March 1st Movement against Japan's colonial rule of Korea in 1919.

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  3. New submarine to be named after revered independence fighterRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    A new submarine for the South Korean Navy will be named after a revered independence fighter, military officials said Sunday. The Navy announced that its sixth Type 214, 1,800-ton attack submarine will be named after Yu Gwan-sun , a female student activist who played a major part in the 1919 civil uprising against Japan's colonial regime.

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  4. Carter takes command of Navy forces in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Carter, who began his career flying P-3 anti-submarine and surveillance aircraft, arrives after a stint as commander of Patrol and Reconnaissance Group Pacific. Prior to that, he held a similar command role for 5th Fleet and 7th Fleet out of Naval Air Facility Atsugi, Japan.

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  5. Roy HallRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Herald-Citizen

    Memorial services for Roy W. Hall, 90, of Monterey, will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, March 2, from the chapel of Goff Funeral Home. Mr. Hall was a brakeman working for Tennessee Central Railroad and retiring from L&N Railroad.

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  6. Charles Ernest ClairdayRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Star Press

    He was born April 29, 1931 in Metropolis, IL and was the son of James L. and Lucy Clairday.

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  7. Canada's subs finally operationalRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CJAD

    Nearly two decades after their purchase, the Royal Canadian Navy's fleet of Victoria-class submarines are finally, somewhat, operational. Earlier this week, HMCS Victoria gave a demonstration off the coast of B.C. The diesel-electric patrol submarine was one of four purchased by the Canadian navy from Great Britain in 1998.

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  8. William C. PiggottRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    He was a United States Navy veteran and served on the USS Independence. He retired from Corning/Schott Glass.

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  9. Navy reservist continuing educationRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    In addition to her work as an assistant at a dental facility, Petty Officer 1st Class Kimberly Elaine Risvold is committed to serving our nation as a Boatswain's Mate in the United States Navy Reserve assigned to Naval Operational Support Center Shreveport. Ms. Risvold, a 2004 Frankston High School graduate, is continuing her education at The University of Texas at Tyler in Human Resources.

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  10. U.S. 3rd Fleet Announces Sea and Shore Sailors of the YearRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | San Diego NewsCape

    Vice Adm. Kenny Floyd, Commander, U.S. 3rd Fleet, announced the 2014 3rd Fleet Sea and Shore Sailors of the Year during a ceremony held at command headquarters in Point Loma.

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  11. Navy: submarines readyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    The HMCS Victoria sits at dock at Canadian Forces Ammunition Depot Rocky Point in Victoria, B.C., on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Dirk Meissner The force of the blowback of air from two simulated torpedo launches from Canadian Navy submarine HMCS Victoria sends hats, cameras and notebooks flying, leaving observers gasping in amazement.

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  12. U.S. Navy Reserve Celebrates Its CentennialRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Magic City Morning Star

    Washington DC, -- The Navy Reserve will mark its centennial anniversary on Tuesday, March 3rd with a series of events starting in Washington DC and continuing at installations around the country during the year. The events will highlight the history of the Navy Reserve and the remarkable contributions Reserve Sailors have made to the nation's security.

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  13. US 'flies advanced spy plane'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    The United States has flown its most advanced surveillance plane from a military base in the Philippines over flashpoint areas of the South China Sea, Filipino authorities said Friday. With Filipino soldiers on board, the US Navy flew the P-8A Poseidon from a former American airbase about 80 kilometres north of Manila and over the disputed sea on Feb 17, they said.

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  14. Pacific Grovea s Casey Lucius exploring run against Rep. Sam FarrRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Monterey County Herald

    Lucius, 38, is Republican, a U.S. Navy veteran and a professor at the Naval War College's Monterey branch. “I'm definitely interested and exploring it,” she said, “but I can't really say anything official or do anything official until I resign from my job.” Farr, D-Carmel, has represented Monterey County in Congress for 22 years and said last year he has no plans to retire.

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  15. Radiation safety breaches up 50% in one year at Scotland's nuclear bomb basesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    Fresh alarms over nuclear dangers on the Clyde have been sounded after the Ministry of Defence revealed that the number of radiation safety incidents had leapt by more than 50 per cent in a year. Fresh alarms over nuclear dangers on the Clyde have been sounded after the Ministry of Defence revealed that the number of radiation safety incidents had leapt by more than 50 per cent in a year.

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  16. Raymond P. ChrismanRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    Raymond P. Chrisman, 88, of Bunker Hill, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, at Hospice of the Panhandle Inpatient Facility. At the time of his passing, he was surrounded by his family and loved ones.

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  17. Canadian Navy simulates torpedo launches near Victoria to demonstrate ...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Our panel of Postmedia hockey experts break down the teams that could be movers and shakers ahead of NHL Trade Deadline day. Some 350 snakes have been dropped off at the Wildlife Rescue Association of BC.

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  18. Hampton Roads defense contractors win more work in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Huntington Ingalls Industries received additional work from the Navy in February, while other Tidewater firms won defense contracts in engineering services, technical support and even mobile kitchens. Newport News-based HII received $9.2 million for continued work on the aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford.

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  19. Hestel WalkerRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Wise County Messenger Online

    Hestel Walker, 88, died Friday, Feb. 20, 2015, at his home in the Fort Worth area.Service is 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, at Lucas Funeral Home in Hurst.Hestel Walker was born April 28, 1926, in Pineland to Bertha Cunningham Walker and Delbert Alonzo Walker.

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  20. Navy says Canada's submarines ready to perform nationally, globallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Prince George Citizen

    The HMCS Victoria sits at dock at Canadian Forces Ammunition Depot Rocky Point in Victoria, B.C., on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Dirk Meissner The HMCS Victoria sits at dock at Canadian Forces Ammunition Depot Rocky Point in Victoria, B.C., on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015.

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