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Navy Top News Stories

Air Force veteran arrested, charged in NSA document leak case

Reality Leigh Winner was accused of gathering, transmitting, or losing defense information describing Russian government efforts to use hacking techniques against employees of a company that provides technical support to states' voting agencies.
15 weeks 6 days ago

Fairchild Air Force Base to get a dozen more KC-135s

The Air Force said Monday it will move 12 of its older KC-135 tankers to Fairchild to make room for the new KC-46A tankers elsewhere.
15 weeks 6 days ago

Hostage-taker in Australia had been acquitted of terror plot

A gunman who killed a man and took a woman hostage before dying in a police shootout had been acquitted of plotting a terror attack at a Sydney army base years earlier, police said Tuesday. Three police officers were wounded.
15 weeks 6 days ago

GOP congressman on Islamic terror suspects: 'Kill them all'

Rep. Clay Higgins of Louisiana wrote Sunday in a Facebook post: "Kill them all. For the sake of all that is good and righteous. Kill them all."
15 weeks 6 days ago

91-year-old Navy veteran welcomes a rookie — his 65-year-old son — to his softball team

John Rasmussen has been playing for the Bears for some 10 years. Agile, supple and ramrod straight, he pitches and takes his turns at bat. He's 91 years old.
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