A Cultural Shift Is Helping Keep Talented Mothers in the Navy
Lt. Cmdr. Karen Sankes-Ritland never imagined life outside the military.
USS John C. Stennis to Arrive in New Home Port in Norfolk on Thursday: Navy
The Stennis is shifting its home port from Bremerton, Wash. to Norfolk to prepare for a mid-life refueling and overhaul.
Second Lady Karen Pence Celebrates Military Spouses at Naval Station Norfolk
Pence delivered care packages, took photos and chatted with the spouses of deployed service members.
US Navy Corpsmen Are Preparing for the Next War in Civilian Hospitals
The next war the Navy finds itself in could bring the first significant sea battles since World War II.
5 Ways the USS Abraham Lincoln Left its Mark on Hampton Roads
The USS Abraham Lincoln will bid farewell to Virginia when it goes on deployment and shifts its home port to San Diego.
British Ship Transformed into Mine-Hunting Drone Base in US Navy Experiment
The Mounts Bay is a civilian-crewed landing ship dock that can transport troops, helicopters and other cargo.
Norfolk-Based Destroyer Rescues 26 Cuban Migrants near Florida Keys
The Coast Guard said 25 of the Cubans were repatriated to Cuba on Tuesday.
USS Gonzalez to Deploy Before Rest of Lincoln Carrier Strike Group
The Navy said the Gonzalez is leaving to perform ballistic missile defense and other missions.
Here's What Happened During False Report of Shooter at Norfolk Naval Shipyard
Police sent a SWAT team to investigate while thousands of civilian workers and sailors were told to shelter in place.
Police Say Active Shooter Report at Norfolk Naval Shipyard Was False Alarm
Thousands of workers at Norfolk Naval Shipyard were told to shelter in place for hours Thursday.
Pence Thanks Coast Guardsmen for Working Without Pay During Shutdown
Pence addressed about 100 Coast Guardsmen and other Department of Homeland Security officials at Coast Guard Base Portsmouth.
Why the US Navy Is Banking on Legos to Connect with Children
The Navy may have found the secret formula to getting children excited about history, math and science without them knowing.
Spanish Warship Arrives in Norfolk to Prepare to Deploy with US Strike Group
The ESPS Méndez Núñez will deploy with the USS Abraham Lincoln and its escort ships later this year.
USS George H.W. Bush Commissioned 10 Years Ago
The USS George H.W. Bush is celebrating its 10th anniversary.
Reports of Navy Housing Allowance Fraud Drop in Norfolk, NCIS Says
Each year, investigators look into reports that sailors are getting money for their BAH to which they are not entitled.
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Sailors Created 'Rape List' Aboard Navy's 2nd Sub to Integrate Women
The Florida, homeported in Kings Bay, Georgia, was the second submarine to integrate enlisted women.
Police Officer Killed in Line of Duty Was Father of 4 and Army Veteran
Kelvin Ansari left behind a wife and four children ranging in ages from 5 to 25. He had served 21 years in the Army.
Couple Left Veteran, 82, Suicidal After Emptying his Bank Account, Police Say
The couple allegedly spent more than $500 of the money on drugs daily.
Trump Warns Iran Not to Threaten US or It Will Face 'End'
Trump's tweet comes after he seemingly sought to soften his tone on Iran following days of heightened tension.
Here's the Real Story Behind the 'Painted Rocks' at Army's NTC
For nearly four decades, combat units have painted their insignias on boulders near the road into Fort Irwin.
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FN's Fire Control System May Offer Glimpse at Army's Next-Gen Weapon Tech
The FN Mk3 Fire Control Unit is designed to give operators a sighting and aiming solution for 40mm grenade launchers.
In a First, US Brigadier General Named Deputy Commander of French Armored Unit
Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley announced the assignment following the approval of the exchange last month.
Injured Soldiers May Not Have to Take the Army's New Fitness Test
Soldiers with permanent profiles who are unable to complete the new ACFT may be allowed to take an alternate fitness test.
Naval Academy Class of 2022 Ends Herndon Climb with a Couple of Hat Tosses
Naval Academy midshipmen clocked their climb at the Herndon Monument at 1 hour and 5 minutes.
Navy to Change Pilot Call Sign Protocol After Minority Aviators Report Bias
The head of naval aviation has directed the creation of a new process for approving and reviewing pilots' call signs.
Supreme Court Denies Military Medical Malpractice Case Petition
But while the court rejected Daniel v. the United States, Justices Ginsburg and Thomas came together to press the issue.
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Trump Taps Former Diplomat as Next Air Force Secretary
Barbara Barrett, a former diplomat and businesswoman, is the president's pick to be the service's 25th secretary.
Army, Air Force Announce Professional Licensing Fee Reimbursement for Spouses
The benefit was included in the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act. Reimbursements will be backdated to Dec. 12, 2017.
Air Force Wants Both F-35 and F-15EX. But if Forced to Choose, It's No Contest: SecAF
The only factor that would stifle the F-15EX fleet would be another bad budget situation, said Air Force Secretary Wilson.
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Marine Pilot Released from Hospital After Ejecting from Harrier
The Marine Corps pilot who ejected from his jump jet before it crashed in North Carolina was released with no injuries.
Marine Harrier Crashes in North Carolina, Pilot Ejects
A Harrier jump jet crashed on Monday near Havelock, North Carolina, near Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point.
Trump Reportedly Preparing Pardons for SEAL, Green Beret Accused of Crimes
President Donald Trump could issue the pardons on Memorial Day, the New York Times is reporting.
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Graduating Coast Guard Academy Cadets' Leadership Led to Changes Big and Small
The Class of 2019 graduates from the academy Wednesday. National Security Adviser John Bolton is the keynote speaker.
Work Underway on British Tanker Sunk by U-Boat off NY in WWII
A team has been at the site of the tanker since April 29 and has pumped more than 62,000 gallons of oil since May 11.
Alaska Man Given Coast Guard Medal Years After Girl's Rescue
An Alaska man has received the U.S. Coast Guard's second-highest civilian honor for saving a girl from drowning.