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Navy Top News Stories

Officials consider making changes to Air Force marathon

Air Force marathon officials say they are considering making changes to their races after attendance dropped by nearly 2,000 runners.
2 hours 24 min ago

From NTC to Harvey: Fort Bliss aviators stay busy this summer

Soldiers from the 2nd Battalion, 501st Aviation Regiment got a double dose of training and action this summer.
3 hours 16 min ago

Fort Carson brigade's training adds credence to reports of overseas deployment

Officially, Fort Carson's 2nd Brigade Combat Team isn't going anywhere. But, unconfirmed reports that the Army is sending the 3,500-soldier unit to Afghanistan next year gained credence with the brigade training for the past week as if an overseas battle is imminent.
3 hours 20 min ago

North Korea’s nuclear weapons are deterring US first strike, Russian official says

North Korea’s possession of nuclear weapons is preventing the U.S. from launching a first strike against the rogue nation, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Sunday.
3 hours 29 min ago

A hospital released a drug-addicted veteran with an opioid prescription. One day later, he was dead

Jeromy Bubacz, 29, had been fighting prescription drug addiction for years after he was diagnosed with a lung condition that cost him his position in the U.S. Marine Corps. That didn't stop a hospital from sending him home with 120 opioids.
4 hours 18 min ago