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Senator Ron Johnson tours U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Escanaba

<!– –> To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video <!– –> MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — Senator Ron Johnson toured the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Escanaba. The ship is on the Great Lakes this summer and stopped in Milwaukee for the weekend. It is based [...]

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U.S. Coast Guard, Navy respond to grounded boat off Niihau Islan …

A traditional Hawaiian blessing ceremony was held Monday morning for the reboot of the CBS television series “Magnum P.I.” Article source: http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/story/38755778/us-coast-guard-navy-respond-to-grounded-boat-of-niihau-island

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Hammers and shovels: Marines, Guatemalans pitch in to help those displaced by volcano

July 27, 2018 — Pyroclastic flow – it’s a wall of hot ash, gas and volcanic matter created during a volcanic eruption that can get hotter than 1,800 degrees Fahrenheit, and can top out at speeds faster than 400 mph.  When Mount Vesuvius erupted in A.D. 79, it was a pyroclastic flow that killed thousands; [...]

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Video: US Marines Test New Non-Lethal Mortar Rounds

Using mortars to control crowds and scare people? Seems like a good idea. Check out Marines testing the new rounds. Article source: http://www.marinecorpstimes.com/video/2018/07/26/us-marines-test-new-non-lethal-mortar-rounds/

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US Marines Prep For RQ-7B Final Flight

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DNA to X-ray: US military has variety of tools to ID remains

NEW YORK – The U.S. military remains released by North Korea on Friday will be sent to a military lab in Hawaii, where they’ll enter a system that routinely identifies service members from decades-old conflicts. Identifications depend on combining multiple lines of evidence, and they can take time: Even after decades, some remain unresolved. Dog [...]

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No injuries after window falls from US military chopper near Tokyo

A window fell off a U.S. chopper Friday at the U.S. naval air base in Atsugi, Kanagawa Prefecture, but no one was injured, Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera said. The incident at U.S. Naval Air Facility, Atsugi, follows a similar one in Okinawa in December, when a window from a U.S. chopper plummeted onto the playground [...]

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Mattis says searches by US military for human remains in North Korea are possible

A U.N. honor-guard member carries remains during a ceremony at Osan Air Base in South Korea on Friday, as the United States received the remains of an estimated 55 service members killed during the Korean War. (Senior Airman Kelsey Tucker/Defense Department/AFP) Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Friday that the Pentagon could deploy U.S. military teams [...]

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Here’s The Technique Navy SEALs Use To Swim For Miles Without Getting Tired

With the beginning of summer, pools all over the US are opening for recreational swimming — but in the Navy, recruits are getting ready for the brutal Basic Underwater Demolition/SEAL training, or BUD/S, that will turn some of them into Navy SEALs. In the SEALs, where recruits of the elite special operations unit are pushed [...]

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Tribute to lost Door County sailors highlight United States Coast Guard cutters visit

Two United States Coast Guard cutter ships will dock in Sturgeon Bay next month for Maritime Week celebrations. The USCG Cutter Escanaba will arrive August 5 and the USCG Cutter Neah Bay will arrive August 6 for a few days for public tours. The original Escanaba was sunk by enemy forces during World War II, [...]

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