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  1. US Navy F-18 Hornets forced to land in TainanRead the original story

    1 hr ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    A team of two F-18 jets of the United States Navy was forced to land at Tainan Air Force Base due to technical problems, reports said Wednesday. The two planes were accompanying an EA-6B Prowler electronic warfare aircraft.

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  2. Honda to join Mercedes-Benz in testing self-driving cars at Concord Naval Weapons StationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    In the latest proof of the Bay Area's prominence in self-driving vehicle technology, Honda announced it will partner with the Contra Costa Transportation Authority to test automated and connected vehicle technology at the Concord Naval Weapons Station. The Japanese automaker plans to test its self-driving Acura RLX sedan at the former military base, which includes about 20 miles of paved roadways, tunnels, parking lots, freeway underpasses, railroad crossings and streets laid out like a city grid.

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  3. CNN: Iranian Aircraft Buzz Navy Helicopter in Persian GulfRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

    CNN just revealed an Iranian aircraft flew near a US Navy helicopter over the Persian Gulf in March. Officials believe incidents like this could lead to larger clashes.

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  4. Vincent LaPagliaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Observer

    Vincent LaPaglia of Fredonia, NY died suddenly late Sunday evening at Brooks Memorial Hospital in Dunkirk, NY. He was born to the late James and Mary LaPaglia on Nov. 29, 1933.

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  5. US to Test 'Submarine' Drone That Can Launch from Ocean FloorRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Marine News

    ... unmanned systems and sensors can theoretically lie on the deep-ocean floor for years at time in anticipation of the US Navy's need for non-lethal assistance. When needed, the deep-sea nodes can be activated remotely and recalled to the surface. The ...

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  6. DARPA to test 'submarine' drone that takes off from the oceanRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    ... unmanned systems and sensors can theoretically lie on the deep-ocean floor for years at time in anticipation of the US Navy's need for non-lethal assistance. When needed, the deep-sea nodes can be activated remotely and recalled to the surface. ...

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  7. Portsmouth's needs are many, but it'll probably just get a tax increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    If ever there was a city craving good news, it's the old port city of Hampton Roads. But every bulletin out of that beleaguered place seems to be bleaker than the one before.

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  8. Eldon CarmackRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Fayette Advertiser

    Eldon Carmack, of Fayette, passed away March 27, 2015, at Ashley Manor in Boonville. He was 91 years old.

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  9. Iranian aircraft buzzed Navy helicopterRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    An Iranian military observation aircraft flew within 50 yards of an armed U.S. Navy helicopter over the Persian Gulf this month, sparking concern that top Iranian commanders might not be in full control of local forces, CNN has learned. The incident, which has not been publicly disclosed, troubled U.S. military officials because the unsafe maneuver could have triggered a serious incident.

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  10. US Navy Asks For More Funds to Buy F/A-18 Fighter Jets: To Deploy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2014 | International Business Times

    Faced with new challenges, the U.S. Navy has forwarded a wish list of more funds for arms to the U.S. Congress to finance its plans to procure new fighter jets, F/A-18 Super Hornets and EA-18G Growlers. According to Chief of Naval Operations, Jonathan Greenert, the Navy has a "a whole host" of reasons in pressing for more funds as it may encounter deficit in aircraft carriers in the next decade, as the older models of F/A-18 are set to retire.

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  11. Could Maine become the nation's second 'Arctic' state?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Alaska, which within its boundaries contains the only U.S. territory north of - or even anywhere near - the Arctic Circle, has long been the nation's Arctic state. If there is, Maine increasingly is vying for that spot, the Portland Press-Herald writes in a piece written by former Anchorage Daily News reporter Tom Bell.

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  12. Honda Testing Automated Driving Cars at Concord Naval Weapons Station in ConcordRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | ClayCord.com

    The 5,000-acre GoMentum Station on the former Navy base has 20 miles of paved city-like roads, buildings and urban infrastructure, making it an ideal environment for testing Honda's new technologies. The company first demonstrated its automated driving in September, revealing cars that can merge onto and off of highways and change lanes on their own.

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  13. Jim Jewell: A sea story: Babysitting with BBsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Lebanon Democrat

    I have a treasure trove of Lebanon memories in piles of stuff I brought back from Tennessee in January. My sister, Martha Duff, has much, much more in her home on Signal Mountain.

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  14. U.S. Navy funds construction of destroyerRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | UPI

    The U.S. Navy has funded construction by Huntington Ingalls Industries of an Arleigh Burke -class Aegis guided missile destroyer. The DDG 121 is the third of five DDG 51 destroyers the company was awarded in June 2013.

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  15. Navy Builds New Radar for Carriers, AmphibsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Fox News

    The Navy plans to put a new ship radar system on both next-generation carriers and amphibious assault ships as a way to reduce costs and increase commonality, service officials said. The new radar, called the Enterprise Air Surveillance Radar, or EASR, is slated to go on the Navy's second Ford-class aircraft carrier, the USS Kennedy, as well as the services' third big-deck America-class amphib, called LHA 8. Engineering the new EASR for the USS Kennedy, or CVN 79, will save the Navy $180 million in the cost of the ship, said Rear Adm.

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  16. Alfred Candito, 89, Of StamfordRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Stamford Daily Voice

    He was born in Stamford on Dec. 23, 1925. He served in the United States Navy in World War II.

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  17. Showdown: Iranian aircraft buzzes U.S. Navy helicopter in Persian GulfRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Washington Times

    An Iranian aircraft buzzed a Navy helicopter operating in the Persian Gulf earlier this month, a U.S. military official said Tuesday. The military official told CNN that an observation aircraft flew within 50 yards of an armed U.S. Navy helicopter.

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  18. Welcome to American Bass Anglers 256-232-0406Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | American Bass Anglers

    A 2002 Winter Springs High School graduate and Rogersville, Alabama, native is serving on one of the world's largest warships, the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan. Petty Officer 3rd Class Parker Rountree is an aviation electronics technician aboard the San Diego-based ship, a Nimitz-class nuclear-powered aircraft carrier and one of only ten operational aircraft carriers in the Navy today.

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  19. With nuclear negotiations set to extend past deadline, Iran provokes U.S. Naval assetsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Hot Air

    President Barack Obama and his administration have repeatedly asserted that the final deadline for a framework nuclear agreement with Iran was set in stone. "We very much believe we can get this done by the 31st," a senior official aboard Secretary of State John Kerry's plane told reporters last week .

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  20. Chicago, Illinois native serves aboard USS Ronald ReaganRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Illinoisreview

    A 2004 Carl Schurz High School graduate and Chicago, Ill. native is serving on one of the world's largest warships, the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan.

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