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VCNO Discusses Surface Warfare Training at SWOS

NEWPORT, R.I. (NNS) — Vice Chief of Naval Operations (VCNO) Adm. Bill Moran visited the Surface Warfare Officers School (SWOS) to get a firsthand look at surface warfare training Jan. 26. Moran visited as part of his role as co-chair of the oversight board responsible for implementing recommendations from the Strategic Readiness Review and Comprehensive [...]

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NOSC Sioux Falls Helps Honor WWII Purple Heart Recipient

FLANDREAU, S.D. (NNS) — It took over 70 years, but a 94 year-old U.S. Navy veteran finally received the award that his family and friends always knew he deserved. In a Jan. 27, 2018 ceremony at the William J. Janklow Community Center and Armory in Flandreau, S.D., members of Navy Operational Support Center (NOSC) Sioux [...]

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Koch network to spend about another $20 million promoting GOP tax law

Billionaire industrialist Charles Koch leads the network. (Photo by Patrick T. Fallon for The Washington Post) INDIAN WELLS, Calif. — After spending $20 million to push the tax-code overhaul through Congress, the influential Koch network plans to spend up to another $20 million to educate the public about the benefits of the new law, network officials announced Saturday. The [...]

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Westerners accused of ‘singing and dancing pornographically’ could face a year in Cambodian prison

This photo dated Jan. 27, issued by Cambodian National Police, shows a group of foreigners after their arrest for “dancing pornographically” at a party in Siem Reap, a town near Cambodia’s famed Angkor Wat temple complex. (Cambodian National Police/AP) Ten Westerners face up to a year in a Cambodian prison after being arrested Thursday near Angkor [...]

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Marco Rubio fires chief of staff over misconduct allegations

Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what’s happening in the world as it unfolds. Article source: https://www.cnn.com/2018/01/28/politics/marco-rubio-fires-chief-of-staff/index.html

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Trump Aims to Focus on Economic Progress in State of the Union

(WASHINGTON) — Seeking to move past the shadow of the Russia investigation, President Donald Trump is aiming to use his first State of the Union address to note the economic progress under his watch while pushing for bipartisanship with Democrats on issues such as rebuilding roads and bridges. The White House said Sunday that the [...]

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Russian presidential elections: Navalny freed after day of protests

Media captionThe BBC’s Steve Rosenberg: “We were standing right next to Mr Navalny… it was very dramatic” Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been freed after detained by police at a Moscow rally in support of a presidential election boycott. His lawyer told the press that he had been released without charge but will have [...]

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Police: Gunman who killed 4 at car wash on life support

A man opened fire and killed four people at a car wash early Sunday morning in Pennsylvania, while another woman suffered only minor injuries after she hid in the back seat of a truck during the shooting, state police said. Police said suspected shooter Tim Smith was on life support at a hospital after the [...]

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US Coast Guard offloads more than 47000 pounds of cocaine worth more than $721M

SAN DIEGO – The Coast Guard offloaded more than 47,000 pounds of cocaine worth more than $721 million in San Diego Thursday. The cocaine was seized in 23 separate interceptions in the eastern Pacific by U.S. and Canadian authorities. “The threat of transnational organized crime is a danger no one ship, agency, country or person can address [...]

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Blumenthal briefly takes helm of US Coast Guard ice-breaker on Connecticut River

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