Navy News

Oscar funnyman says play up envelope mess, not harassers

Stars & Stripes - 7 hours 5 min ago
Put comedy writer Bruce Vilanch on the spot by asking if he has a political gag suitable for the Oscars, and he makes a game try.
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North Korea poised to launch large-scale cyberattacks, says new report

Stars & Stripes - 8 hours 31 min ago
It appears that North Korea has been using previously-unknown holes in the Internet to carry out cyberespionage, according to a report from a cybersecurity company.
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Rubber balls and pizza: How San Diego spent $50K prepping for Trump’s border wall prototypes

Stars & Stripes - 8 hours 33 min ago
Warned of possibly violent protests over construction of border wall prototypes last fall, San Diego police bought an array of less than lethal weapons, newly released city records show.
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Sam Bloch, WWII resistance fighter and guardian of survivors' memory, dies at 93

Stars & Stripes - 10 hours 52 min ago
Sam Bloch, who was a teenaged resistance fighter in the forests of Eastern Europe during World War II and who devoted his career to preserving the memory of Jewish Holocaust survivors, including the establishment of museums and museums around the world, died Feb. 4 at his home in Queens, New York. He was 93.
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Prosecutors: German angered by immigration attacked refugees

Stars & Stripes - 11 hours 42 min ago
Prosecutors in southwest Germany say a man who attacked and wounded three migrants with a knife apparently acted because he was angry about the government's refugee policy.
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Trailblazing USAREUR enlisted leader heading to cyber posting

Stars & Stripes - 13 hours 22 min ago
The Army’s first female senior enlisted leader at a service component command is leaving U.S. Army Europe for an assignment at the Army Cyber Command after nearly three years on the Continent.
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In laws, rhetoric and acts of violence, Europe is rewriting dark chapters of its past

Stars & Stripes - 13 hours 57 min ago
Events across Europe have served as a potent reminder that Europe's grip on its history is far from assured. In particular, the 20th century's dark detours into Nazism, fascism and state-sponsored anti-Semitism are again being subjected to revision.
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No injuries after F-16’s engine catches fire over northern Japan

Stars & Stripes - 15 hours 2 min ago
The blaze caused the pilot of the Fighting Falcon to jettison two external fuel tanks onto an unpopulated area near Lake Ogawara in Aomori Prefecture.
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Pentagon's new policy on transgender troops expected by Wednesday

Stars & Stripes - 15 hours 8 min ago
The Pentagon is likely to announce its new policy on transgender troops this week after six months of legal battles that started with President Donald Trump's tweets calling for a ban on their service.
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Trump endorses Romney for Senate bid in Utah

Stars & Stripes - 16 hours 5 min ago
The GOP's presidential nominee in 2012, Romney announced last week he would seek the nomination to replace retiring Sen. Orrin Hatch.
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Before the curling, icemasters go to work on Olympic surface

Stars & Stripes - 16 hours 32 min ago
Curling is the busiest sport at the Olympics, with 18 straight days of competition and as many as three sessions with four concurrent matches per day. And between each game, the ice needs to be repaired and prepared with a new layer of pebbles.
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Free program helps Missouri veterans get college education

Stars & Stripes - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 22:49
Veterans Upward Bound, a grant-funded program offered through the U.S. Department of Education, is up and running and seeking eligible Missouri veterans who want to complete a college degree.
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2018 Team Navy Trials Commence

Navy Top News - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 22:12
The Team Navy trials for the 2018 Department of Defense (DoD) Warrior Games kick off Feb. 20, at Naval Station (NAVSTA) Mayport, where over 70 seriously wounded, ill and injured Sailors and Coastguardsmen will compete for a spot to represent the Navy in this year's DoD Warrior Games.
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17 killed in garbage dump collapse in Mozambique

Stars & Stripes - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 20:39
The garbage in the poor, densely populated area where the disaster happened rose to the height of a three-story building, according to the Portuguese news agency Lusa.
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Was pirate Black Sam Bellamy found? DNA test could tell

Stars & Stripes - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 20:30
Forbes has listed Bellamy as the highest-earning pirate ever, plundering about $120 million worth of treasure in a little over a year.
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Fort Bragg soldiers featured in next episode of National Geographic show 'Chain of Command'

Stars & Stripes - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 19:45
Part 7 of the series, titled “War Without Borders,” will feature the 3rd Special Forces Group, according to officials.
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Funerals: Grieving teens, raw emotions after school shooting

Stars & Stripes - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 19:32
Each funeral for the victims of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High massacre is different, yet the same: the mourning relatives, teens walking in clutches wearing black, politicians paying their respects, media cameras pointing at the entrance from across the parking lot.
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JROTC remembers three slain in Florida high school shooting

Stars & Stripes - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 16:57
The attack Nikolas Cruz is alleged to have unleashed on the school Wednesday killed 17 people, including three JROTC members who were at school that day, sending a tragic ripple through the group of 275 students and highlighting their courage under fire.
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United States takes dramatic curling victory over Canada

Stars & Stripes - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 16:39
The U.S. men needed to beat Canada to have any realistic hope of moving on to the Olympic medal round. The American team still has a fight on its hands to get to the playoffs.
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