- Navy's newest attack submarine, USS John Warner, joins fleet Updated: Aug-01-15 2:47 pm
NORFOLK, Virginia - The Navy's newest nuclear-powered attack submarine joined the fleet Saturday, with top Navy officials saying that it couldn't come soon enough with ever-increasing demands from combatant commanders.
- Navy contract employing New Orleans workers changes hands Updated: Aug-01-15 12:49 pm
NEW ORLEANS - System Integration and Management has notified Louisiana officials it will lay off about 100 employees at its New Orleans site over coming weeks after its contract with the U.S. Navy ended.
- Texas woman returns Navy ring to man she dated in WWII Updated: Jul-31-15 5:13 pm
WACO, Texas - A man and woman who dated more than 70 years ago were reunited Thursday afternoon at a Waco Luby's Cafeteria after Jeanette Gooch Green, 90, found a U.S. Navy ring he gave to her while on leave during World War II.
- Ex-Navy SEAL alleges anti-gay bullying by CIA workers Updated: Jul-30-15 1:13 pm
SAN DIEGO - A former Navy SEAL has filed an internal complaint alleging the CIA bullied him for being gay during a work assignment in June in Afghanistan.
- US Navy examines health concerns near Guantanamo court Updated: Jul-28-15 2:44 pm
MEXICO CITY - A complaint lodged with the Pentagon has prompted the U.S. Navy to look into the possible presence of anything that may cause cancer in a section of the base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, a military spokeswoman said Tuesday.
- United Technologies: US probes Sikorsky on Navy contract Updated: Jul-24-15 4:34 pm
HARTFORD, Connecticut - The Justice Department has launched a criminal probe into allegations that subsidiary helicopter maker Sikorsky and two subsidiaries overbilled the Navy, United Technologies Corp. said Friday.
- Navy has memorial in Virginia for Tennessee shooting victim Updated: Jul-23-15 7:03 pm
NORFOLK, Virginia - The Navy held a memorial service aboard a warship on Thursday for a sailor who was killed during a shooting in Tennessee that also claimed the lives of four Marines.
- US Navy nurse honored for not force-feeding Gitmo prisoners Updated: Jul-23-15 4:28 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - A U.S. Navy nurse who refused to force-feed prisoners on an extended hunger strike at Guantanamo Bay has received an ethics award from the American Nurses Association.
- Missile malfunction causes minor damage to Navy destroyer Updated: Jul-23-15 10:49 am
NORFOLK, Virginia - A Navy destroyer sustained minor damage after a missile exploded during an exercise off the coast of Virginia.
- Navy sailors among those injured in Henderson plane crash Updated: Jul-21-15 7:08 pm
HENDERSON, Nevada - The Navy says three sailors, including one Navy SEAL, were among the four people injured in a small plane crash in Nevada on Sunday.
- US Navy commander stresses positives in China relationship Updated: Jul-21-15 8:42 am
TOKYO - The Navy's new commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet sounded a conciliatory note toward China on Tuesday during the last stop of a three-country Asian tour.
- US Navy secretary: combat ship to be named USS Cincinnati Updated: Jul-21-15 4:05 am
CINCINNATI - A U.S. Navy combat ship designed to operate near shorelines will be named the USS Cincinnati.
- Submarine launches undersea drone in a 1st for US Navy Updated: Jul-20-15 7:29 pm
GROTON, Connecticut - In a first for the U.S. Navy, a submarine has launched and recovered an underwater drone used in a military operation.
- Navy bomb training set for Ocala National Forest Updated: Jul-20-15 4:17 pm
OCALA NATIONAL FOREST, Florida - The U.S. Navy is getting ready for bombing practice in north Florida.
- Man accused of posing as Navy SEAL for scam captured in Va. Updated: Jul-20-15 11:17 am
NORFOLK, Virginia - A man facing charges in Arizona of posing as a Navy SEAL to scam businesses has been captured in Virginia.
- Father of slain Marine: Son volunteered to help people Updated: Jul-19-15 6:28 pm
THORNVILLE, Ohio - A Marine slain in the Chattanooga shootings was scheduled to leave the reserve center where he was killed within days or weeks, his father said Sunday.
- Children's librarian brings love of literature to her job Updated: Jul-19-15 10:22 am
FREMONT, Nebraska - Keene Memorial Library Children's Librarian Laura England-Biggs' office is hidden away, off the main storage room and into the back recesses of the library.
- US Pacific Fleet chief joins surveillance of South China Sea Updated: Jul-19-15 8:50 am
MANILA, Philippines - In a move likely to irk China, the new U.S. commander of the Pacific Fleet joined a seven-hour surveillance flight over the disputed South China Sea over the weekend on board one of America's newest spy planes.
- Sailor slain in Tennessee attacks was star baseball player Updated: Jul-18-15 11:19 am
Four Marines and a sailor were slain in the attacks on two military facilities in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Some of them had deployed overseas and seen battle, others had not.
- Navy considers Idaho for site to process nuclear fuel Updated: Jul-17-15 5:58 pm
BOISE, Idaho - The U.S. Navy wants to build a $1.6 billion facility at a federal nuclear site in eastern Idaho to handle spent fuel from the nation's fleet of nuclear-powered warships.
- Work on Navy vessels could continue in Marinette until 2030 Updated: Jul-17-15 2:27 pm
MARINETTE, Wisconsin - As Marinette Marine prepares to launch its latest littoral combat ship, an official from a defense contractor said construction of future ships in the program might provide work in the city through 2030.
- Greitens has $1.1M for potential Missouri governor's race Updated: Jul-12-15 1:50 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Former Navy officer Eric Greitens (GRY'-tens) says he has amassed more than $1.1 million as he prepares for a potential run for Missouri governor.
- Navy hospital ship enlisted leader removed from command Updated: Jul-10-15 3:17 am
NORFOLK, Virginia - The Navy says it removed a hospital ship's senior enlisted leader after an alcohol-related incident in Panama.
- US Navy admiral visits Albany, highlights NY's contributions Updated: Jul-08-15 3:04 am
ALBANY, New York - A high ranking admiral in the U.S. Navy has visited Albany as part of a goodwill tour to highlight New York state's contributions to his branch of the armed forces.