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  1. USN Names Littoral Combat ShipRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Marine News

    Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus announced today that the next Freedom-variant littoral combat ship will be named USS St. Louis . The future USS St. Louis, designated LCS 19, will be the seventh ship to bear the name.

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  2. Parent launches club for families on new estateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | This Is Staffordshire

    BECOMING a parent for the first time can be a daunting experience for anyone - especially if you have to do it alone. But new mum Louise Miceli had to do just that when her partner was sent away with the Royal Navy just six weeks after she gave birth.

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  3. Prince's aid sought for Sheean medalRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Garry Ivory and Parliamentary Secretary to the Premier, Guy Barnett, have launched another attempt to see Mr Ivory's uncle, Latrobe Ordinary Seaman Teddy Sheean get the respect he deserves. Mr Ivory and Mr Barnett will send a letter to Prince Harry telling the story of Ordinary Seaman Sheean's bravery in World War II in the hope Prince Harry will join the cause to see Ordinary Seaman Sheean receive a Victoria Cross medal posthumously.

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  4. USN Names Littoral Combat ShipRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Marine News

    Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus announced today that the next Freedom-variant littoral combat ship will be named USS St. Louis . The future USS St. Louis, designated LCS 19, will be the seventh ship to bear the name.

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  5. RAF man from Warminster graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Wiltshire Times

    Luke was presented with his coveted "Wings" by former Defence Minister the RT Hon. the Lord Hutton of Furness at Royal Naval Air Station Culdrose in Cornwall.

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  6. Russia claims that the search for its submarines by the Swedish...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Over the weekend, Swedish Rear Adm. Anders Grenstad confirmed to the media that the apparent Russian submarine spotted in Swedish waters on October 31 was just a civilian working boat.

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  7. Petty, DavidRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    David Petty Born: Sept. 19, 1921 Died: April 14, 2015 Dr. David Petty, 93, of Huntley died peacefully April 14, 2015, after battling a rare form of lymphoma.

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  8. Sunken aircraft carrier rediscovered off California coastRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Scientists have rediscovered a mostly intact World War II aircraft carrier the U.S. Navy scuttled off the Northern California coast decades a... SAN FRANCISCO - Scientists have rediscovered a mostly intact World War II aircraft carrier used in atomic bomb tests and then sunk at a secret location off the Northern California coast decades ago. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration located and recorded video of the U.S.S. Independence as part of a mission to map an estimated 300 historic shipwrecks in the waters outside San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge.

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  9. Amarilloan serves aboard USS Ronald ReaganRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Amarillo.com

    A 2014 Tascosa High School graduate and Amarillo native is serving on one of the world's largest warships, the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan. Airman Andrew Bellati is an aviation boatswain's mate aboard the San Diego-based ship, a Nimitz-class nuclear-powered aircraft carrier and one of only 10 operational aircraft carriers in the Navy today.

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  10. Lawyer: Nonprofit firm rigged bids on jobs for disabledRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    After learning of the previously made recordings, the nonprofit sued her in December in Fairfax Circuit Court alleging breach of fiduciary duties and legal malpractice. Lawsuits filed by three organizations - including Portsmouth-based Portco Inc. - accuse SourceAmerica of improperly manipulating the award process.

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  11. Jesse Jane McParlandRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | UTV

    She's cute as a button, but don't get on the wrong side of this fearsome nine-year-old from Co Armagh! Police hunting for a knife wielding robber who held up a bookmaker in Lurgan have released dramatic CCTV footage of the incident. The funeral of Kyle Neil, the man murdered and found in the boot of a car in south Belfast, has taken place.

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  12. Boeing, Navy Equipment Upgrades Enhance Readiness, AffordabilityRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    Boeing has delivered the first of 10 upgraded aircraft diagnostic and maintenance systems to the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps. The devices, used for servicing military aircraft, consolidate depot level testing into a single station, improving efficiencies and lowering costs while maximizing use of existing equipment.

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  13. High cost of Navy jetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Fresno Bee

    I think there must have been a typo in The Bee's April 15 article on the 100 new F-35 C jets coming to Lemoore Naval Air Station. The story said they cost $129 million apiece! Surely that can't be right! No sane society with one in five kids growing up in poverty could spent more than a million dollars for one airplane! The Fresno Bee is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.

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  14. If you like John Grisham, try "A Case of Greed"Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Gilmer Mirror

    At first glance, engineering and the law do not seem to have much in common. However, engineering and law have perfectly combined as parts of author Don L. McCarty's many past experiences, providing framework for his work as an author today.

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  15. Funeral held for car boot murder victimRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | UTV

    Police hunting for a knife wielding robber who held up a bookmaker in Lurgan have released dramatic CCTV footage of the incident. It's been six years in planning and the City's Charter needed reworking but Belfast now has its first independent outdoor market in 400 years.

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  16. RAF wants a A 2bn aircraft fleet to keep Britain safe from Russian submarinesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Vladimir Putin has been ordering his military to probe UK waters - and defence chiefs say state-of-the-art surveillance planes are needed to keep him at bay Keeping British waters safe requires a A 2billion fleet of submarine hunter aircraft, defence chiefs will tell the next government. The RAF is calling for 12 planes and surveillance drones to monitor our coast in the wake of the renewed threat from Russia.

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  17. Sunken US aircraft carrier which survived two atomic bomb blasts is rediscovered in the PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    The USS Independence photographed in 1946 and, below, a sonar image of the wreck off the coast of California.Photos: Associated Press An "amazingly intact" second world war-era US aircraft carrier subjected to two atomic bomb tests has been discovered upright off the Californian coast, 64 years after it was sank at a secret location. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration located and recorded video of the USS Independence as part of a mission to map an estimated 300 historic shipwrecks in the waters outside San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge.

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  18. WWII Aircraft Carrier Is Found On Ocean Floor Near San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News 88.9 KNPR

    It fought in World War II and was used in two atomic bomb tests. Now, 64 years after it was scuttled, the USS Independence has been located by an undersea survey team led by NOAA and the U.S. Navy.

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  19. Marines, Navy looking for amphibious alternativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stars and Stripes

    An amphibious assault vehicle splashes from the well deck of the USS Kearsarge into the Atlantic Ocean, on April 13, 2015. Marines used the amphibious assault vehicles as transportation to the shore of Onslow Beach, Camp Lejeune, N.C. NAPLES, Italy-For Marine pilot Capt.

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  20. Military News - April 18, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Madison Courier

    A military retirement ceremony was held in November in Cape Coral, Fla. Waddle is a native of Madison, and a 1988 graduate of Southwestern High School.

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