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Keurig K475 Reviews

Multi and single cup coffee makers Whereas single or individual cup coffee machines allow a single cup to be enjoyed at a time and as the quantity is lesser. The brewing time is shorter which makes it much more efficient than a multi-cup. Single cup coffee machines have gained popularity in the recent past for [...]

February 25th, 2018 | Posted in Coast Guard | Read More »

Navy Lays Keel of Future Littoral Combat Ship Minneapolis-Saint Paul (LCS 21)

MARINETTE, Wis. (NNS) — The U.S. Navy held a keel laying and authentication ceremony for the future USS Minneapolis-Saint Paul (LCS 21) in Marinette, Wisconsin, Feb. 22. The initials of the ship’s sponsor, Jodi Greene, were welded onto a keel plate that will be permanently affixed to the ship. While the keel laying has traditionally [...]

February 25th, 2018 | Posted in Navy | Read More »

Littoral Combat Ship Helps the Homeless in Montreal

MONTREAL (NNS) — MONTREAL – A group of Sailors from the littoral combat ship USS Little Rock (LCS 9) participated in a community outreach event in Montreal, Quebec, Feb. 23. Sailors volunteered at the Welcome Hall Mission where they assisted with daily operations by bagging groceries, building chairs and packaging food for the homeless, single [...]

February 25th, 2018 | Posted in Navy | Read More »

NAVOCEANO Inspires Next Generation to Pursue STEM Careers at Navy Week San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO (NNS) — Military and civilian personnel from the Naval Oceanographic Office (NAVOCEANO) visited over 600 students across San Antonio at Navy Week, February 19-23, to discuss their careers in science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM, fields. Retired Chap. Maj. Joe Jeffries of Thomas A. Edison High School says NAVOCEANO’s visit to his [...]

February 25th, 2018 | Posted in Navy | Read More »

Pacific Partnership Mission Prepares to Enhance Disaster Response Cooperation, Strengthen Ties in Indo—Asia—Pacific

SINGAPORE (NNS) — The U.S. Navy will join allied and partner nation militaries for the 13th Pacific Partnership mission, scheduled to begin Feb 23. This annual maritime operation will help improve disaster response preparedness, resiliency and capacity while enhancing partnerships with participating nations and civilian humanitarian organizations throughout the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. Pacific Partnership is the [...]

February 25th, 2018 | Posted in Navy | Read More »

Navy to Christen Expeditionary Fast Transport Burlington

WASHINGTON (NNS) — The Navy will christen its newest Expeditionary Fast Transport, the future USNS Burlington (T-EPF 10), during a 10 a.m. CST ceremony Saturday, Feb. 24, at the Austal USA shipyard in Mobile, Alabama. The future USNS Burlington, designated T-EPF 10, will be the first ship in naval service to honor Burlington, Vermont’s largest [...]

February 25th, 2018 | Posted in Navy | Read More »

Vietnam Ambassador to United States visits USS George HW Bush (CVN 77)

NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) — The Ambassador of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to the United States Pham Quang Vinh, along with Under Secretary of the Navy Mr. Thomas Modly and the Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Southeast Asia Mr. Patrick Murphy, visited the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77), Feb. 21. While [...]

February 25th, 2018 | Posted in Navy | Read More »

Immigrant advocates on alert after Oakland mayor warns of ICE sweep

Caption Close Click through the slideshow to see when sanctuary cities’ policies have made it in the news. Click through the slideshow to see when sanctuary cities’ policies have made it in the news. Photo: Peter Prato, San Francisco Chronicle In an undated handout photo, Jose Ines Garcia Zarate, an undocumented Mexican immigrant, who was [...]

February 25th, 2018 | Posted in News | Read More »

No course for a horse: Man rides onto California freeway

Authorities say a drunken man rode his horse onto a California freeway. Los Angeles news station KABC-TV reports that the California Highway Patrol stopped the man early Saturday on State Route 91 in Long Beach. Officers administered field sobriety tests, which registered blood-alcohol levels of 0.21 percent and 0.19 percent — more than double the [...]

February 25th, 2018 | Posted in News | Read More »

At least 4 dead after reported tornadoes, flooding sweep through the South

Three reported tornadoes swept through the South overnight, while flooding and other severe weather also wrecked havoc on the region, resulting in at least four deaths. The tornadoes were reported in Kentucky, Tennessee and Arkansas. Three of the deaths reported so far were reported in Kentucky, while the fourth death occurred in Arkansas. @tuckersmommy11 A [...]

February 25th, 2018 | Posted in News | Read More »

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