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Thursday, October 3, 201310/03/2013

Shutdown has delayed troops’ bonus payments

Potentially thousands of troops have not received their bonuses due to a glitch or processing delay thanks to the government shutdown. (Marine Corps)


Tuesday, October 1, 201310/01/2013

Information on Government Shutdown

Story Number: NNS131001-03 Release Date: 10/1/2013 9:43:00 AM From Defense Media Activity — Navy WASHINGTON (NNS) — This story will…


Thursday, September 19, 201309/19/2013

Navy to delay $4 billion Contract for Next Carrier

By Tony Capaccio, Bloomberg News© September 14, 2013 WASHINGTON The Navy will delay by as much as a year awarding Huntington…


Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

Navy Continues to Support WNY Personnel and Families

The Navy continues to provide support to Navy personnel affected by the shooting at the Washington Navy Yard (WNY) Sept. 16.


Wednesday, September 11, 201309/11/2013

Ike Enters Norfolk Naval Shipyard to Begin Availability Period

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Yasmine Muhammad Story Number: NNS130910-20 Release Date: 9/10/2013 4:00:00 PM NORFOLK (NNS) — The…


Monday, September 9, 201309/09/2013

Fort Eustis soldiers returning from deployment

Photo Credit: 359th Inland Cargo Transfer Company Facebook page. The company in Afghanistan. NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — About 100 soldiers based…


Tuesday, September 3, 201309/03/2013

U.S. naval forces move closer to Syria

By Robert Burns The Associated Press © August 24, 2013 ABOARD A MILITARY AIRCRAFT OVER THE PACIFIC The Pentagon is moving…


Thursday, August 29, 201308/29/2013

Army launches start of 50th Anniversary Commemoration of Vietnam War

The official 50th anniversary of the War will be in 2015, the president and Congress requested the secretary of Defense to begin planning the Vietnam War commemoration in 2007.


Sunday, August 18, 201308/18/2013

Combat arms instructor is third generation Air Force cop

LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Va. (AFNS) — (This feature is part of the “Through Airmen’s Eyes” series on These…


Wednesday, August 7, 201308/07/2013

Truman Arrives In Marseille, France

Lt. Haraz N. Ghanbari – 130805-N-RA063-004 MEDITERRANEAN SEA (Aug. 5, 2013) The aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) prepares…