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Navy Top News Stories

Trump says no more detainees should be released from Guantanamo Bay prison

President-elect Donald Trump called Monday for the end of all detainee releases from the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, saying in a tweet that those who remain are "extremely dangerous people" who "should not be allowed back onto the battlefield."
15 weeks 6 days ago

Megyn Kelly leaving Fox News for NBC

Megyn Kelly, a star host at Fox News whose profile soared after a feud with Donald Trump, will leave the network for a prominent role at NBC News, a person at NBC News confirmed.
15 weeks 6 days ago

Trump's slim N. Korea options: Diplomacy, sanctions, force

Donald Trump says he is confident North Korea won't develop a nuclear-tipped missile that could strike the United States. But his options for stopping the reclusive communist country are slim: diplomacy that would reward Pyongyang, sanctions that haven't worked, and military action that no one wants.
15 weeks 6 days ago

Medical Examiner: Off-duty SEAL died from drowning, exposure

A medical examiner says an off-duty Navy SEAL died from drowning with hypothermia as a contributing factor after his kayak overturned last week in the Chesapeake Bay.
15 weeks 6 days ago

Trump meets with former VA deputy for unfilled Cabinet post

It remains unclear when President-elect Donald Trump will select his Department of Veterans Affairs secretary, as names are dropped and added to the list of candidates.
15 weeks 6 days ago