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  1. Scientists find radioactive WWII aircraft carrier off San Francisco coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | San Jose Mercury News

    In a ghostly reminder of the Bay Area's nuclear heritage, scientists announced Thursday they have captured the first clear images of a radioactivity-polluted World War II aircraft carrier that rests on the ocean floor 30 miles off the coast of Half Moon Bay. The USS Independence saw combat at Wake Island and other decisive battles against Japan in 1944 and 1945 and was later blasted with radiation in two South Pacific nuclear tests.

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  2. Navy civilian workers abuse overtime pay while union supervisors claim ignoranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Washington Times

    Civilian workers at Indiana's Naval Weapons Station Crane sought and received nearly $4 million in pay for working with explosives, handling microorganisms or being in dangerous conditions. The only problem was, they never worked under such conditions.

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  3. China's Submarine Sale to Pakistan Raises Risk of Nuclear Clash in Indian OceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bloomberg

    An Agosta 90 B submarine sits at Pakistan's Navy Dockyard in Karachi. China is expected to conclude a sale of eight submarines during President Xi Jinping's visit to Islamabad on April 20, more than doubling Pakistan's fleet.

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  4. FY-16 Senior Enlisted Continuation Board Convenes in AugustRead the original story

    Thursday | San Diego NewsCape

    The fiscal year 2016 performance-based Senior Enlisted Continuation Board will convene Aug. 3 according to a Navy message released April 15. As outlined in NAVADMIN 088/15, active component and Full Time Support E-7 to E-9 Sailors with at least 19 years of active service computed from their active duty service date as of Feb. 28, 2015 and three-years' time-in-rate as of June 30, 2015; and Selected Reserve and Voluntary Training Unit E-7 to E-9 Sailors with at least 20 years qualifying service as of Feb. 28, 2015, and three-years TIR by June 30, 2015, will be considered by the board.

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  5. Navy-Notre Dame football game could go to San DiegoRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Baltimore Sun

    Nov 1, 2014; Landover, MD, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish defensive lineman Justin Utupo runs back an interception as Navy Midshipmen fullback Chris Swain and wide receiver Jamir Tillman attempt to tackle in the fourth quarter at FedEx Field. Notre Dame won 49-39.

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  6. 16-year-old missile for 'sitting duck'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Telegraph

    The hull of the Visakhapatnam, the latest destroyer being built for the Indian Navy, that will be put to water at the Mazagon Docks in Mumbai on April 20 New Delhi, April 16: India's most powerful warship, the INS Vikramaditya aircraft carrier, described as a sitting duck because it lacked an air defence system, will finally be fitted with one from another ship that is soon to be de-commissioned. The arming of the carrier with a close-in weapons system a year and a half after it was commissioned is just the latest illustration of the Indian Navy's struggle with finding the means to match its requirements.

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  7. Guantanamo gets new fighter-pilot base commanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Cmdr. David Culpepper, commanding officer of Strike Fighter Squadron 195, greets his daughter during a homecoming celebration at the airfield at Naval Air Facility Atsugi on Nov. 19, 2011. A career Navy fighter pilot and former "Top Gun" instructor will take charge at the U.S. Navy base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in a low-key ceremony Friday, completing a transition that started in January with the unceremonious removal of the base's last commander.

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  8. U.S. Navy tests new submarine-hunting drone shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | KSMB-FM Lafayette

    Silently moving deep beneath the ocean's surface, combat submarines can employ the element of surprise to carry out devastating attacks on naval fleets and land targets. For decades, the U.S. military has maintained its dominance in the depths of the world's oceans by boasting the most technologically advanced submarine fleet.

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  9. Russian sub nearly sank fishing boat off British coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Daily Mail

    Russian sub nearly sank fishing boat off British coast, say trawlermen just days after RAF Typhoons and Navy frigate were sent to monitor incursions A Russian submarine close to the coast of Britain may have dragged a trawler violently backwards after snagging in its nets, a fishermen's organisation has claimed. The Karen was towed at 10 knots during yesterday's incident 18 miles from Ardglass on the south-east shore of Northern Ireland and the vessel was badly damaged.

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  10. Guant namo gets new fighter-pilot base commanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Miami Herald

    A career Navy fighter pilot and former Top Gun instructor takes charge at the U.S. Navy base at GuantA namo Bay, Cuba, in a low-key ceremony on Friday, completing a transition that started in January with the unceremonious removal of the base's last commander. Capt.

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  11. Manned U.S. fighter jets could become thing of the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    U.S. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus told the U.S. Naval Institute News the F-35 should be... and almost certainly will be... the last manned strike aircraft the Navy will ever fly.

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  12. House Appropriations latest hand in fight over F-22Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... John C. Stennis in the Gulf of Alaska. The Senate voted Tuesday to halt production of the fighter jets. (AP Photo/US Navy - Ronald Dejarnett, File) Only hours after the Senate voted for an amendment to the defense budget authorization bill, Tuesday, ...

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  13. The Diplomat: Just how far would China go to protect its citizens? - Benjamin ShookRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Burmanet

    Despite Chinese Foreign Minister Hong Lei's unequivocal denial of Myanmar's assertions of Chinese involvement in the Kokang conflict, the notion of tacit Chinese support may bring up broader questions for observers and leaders alike.

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  14. Gulf Power's large-scale solar farm plans approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    Gulf Power on Thursday received unanimous approval from the Florida Public Service Commission for three solar energy farms that will be built on area military bases.

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  15. Guantanamo's new base commander has fighter-pilot backgroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Stars and Stripes

    A career Navy fighter pilot and former "Top Gun" instructor will take charge at the U.S. Navy base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in a low-key ceremony Friday, completing a transition that started in January with the unceremonious removal of the base's last commander. Capt.

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  16. China building concrete runway on disputed Spratly IslandsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  17. 60-year memberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Fairfield Ledger

    American Legion Post 47 treasurer Jerry Hendricks, left, and commander Jim Kennedy, right, present James Litton with a certificate for 60 years of membership in the American Legion. Litton served in the United States Navy from 1951-1955.

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  18. Any schedule delays would risk Navy's 'No. 1 acquisition program'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Business Journal

    The U.S. Navy's nuclear ballistic submarine USS Maine is one of the newer Ohio-class submarines used by the Navy to conduct surveillance and for extended war-deterrence patrols. The Navy plans to replace the fleet under an $80 billion program.

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  19. Fremont Milestones for the April 17 editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Fremont Bulletin

    Air Force Airman Erik D. Bewall has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas. A 2010 graduate of Fremont Adult School, Bewall completed an intensive, eight-week program which included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.

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  20. On final sail, USS Kauffman seizes millions in drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Stars and Stripes

    Two sailors stand watch aboard the USS Kauffman on April 3, 2015, near Oranjestad, Aruba. The guided-missile frigate was involved in an anti-smuggling operation with the U.S. Coast Guard and Royal Canadian Navy, which resulted in the seizure of nearly $34 million in drugs, the U.S. Navy said.

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