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Navy Top News Stories

Pence has long pushed for Trump policies on Israel

An evangelical Christian with strong ties to the Holy Land, Pence this time comes packing two key policy decisions in his bags that have long been top priorities for him: designating Jerusalem as Israel's capital and curtailing aid for Palestinians.
2 hours 49 min ago

Officials piece together chaotic events after officer killed

Investigators are working to piece together the chaotic sequence of events that led to a deputy U.S. marshal being shot to death while serving an arrest warrant in Pennsylvania's capital city.
2 hours 51 min ago

The Navy base where SEALs train is being protected by Christmas trees

The Navy has found a unique way to reinforce the shoreline at Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story, which is home to Navy SEALs, amphibious warships and expeditionary combat forces.
3 hours 31 min ago

In 2014, 100 WWII veterans were at this Calif. luncheon. This year, there were 10

Joseph Brocato, who served in the Navy during the Cuban missile crisis and came up with the idea of regular luncheons to pay tribute to local military vets, said part of the challenge now is getting in touch with those who served more than 70 years after the war ended.
4 hours 13 min ago

Trump appointee, former Navy SEAL, resigns after deriding military veterans with PTSD

Carl Higbie's resignation, which was prompted after CNN unearthed the comments he reportedly made, comes amid increased scrutiny of the president's appointees for racist or anti-Muslim statements made in the past.
4 hours 50 min ago