In the dog-eat-dog, admiral-eat-general world of budget warfare in the age of sequestration, it’s easy to pit programs against each other. The Navy’s new nuclear missile submarine and the Air Force’s Long-Range Strike Bomber, for example,...Show More Summary
The US Department of Defense (DoD) is carefully considering how much funding it will allocate to the US Navy's (USN's) Unmanned Carrier-Launched Surveillance and Strike (UCLASS) system before it publicly opens a competition for the new...Show More Summary
For several years now, I've written about al Qaeda's interest in the sea as a not only as an avenue for attack, but as a means to facilitate the movement of men, money, and material. After some initial confusion in reporting, it appears that the recent attack against a Pakistani naval frigate was indeed part of a larger plot to target U.S. Show More Summary
Even more exhibitions outside of Expo's Navy Pier location to take in over this art-steeped weekend in Chicago! [ more › ]
This girl has been on a journey, y'all!! One of our fave new artists Kiesza sat down with Perez Hilton for an intimate interview about her jourey in the industry, odd jobs (including a stint in the Navy), and the epic story about her hit song Hideaway! The singer EXCLUSIVELY revealed how a sailboat helped her get into music, and [...]
While Triton -- the US Navy's largest unmanned craft -- might have no one in the cockpit, it still requires a hefty ground team to keep it (safely) in the air. Never more so than on a recently completed cross-country flight. Back in March, the...
MORALE: The U.S. Navy Is Fading Away. “The U.S. Navy recently ran an opinion survey which confirmed that morale was low and getting worse, with a growing number of experienced sailors eager to get out of the navy. The most common gripe was the length of time spent at sea and the belief that those […]
An ear in every port?
After working together back in March, Filling Pieces and Ronnie Fieg have come together once again to produce three more collaborative models. First up is the beautiful navy/gum version, which is constructed of a handcrafted all-leather… Ronnie Fieg x Filling Pieces RF-Mid Pack – Part 2 is a post by Brian Farmer on Highsnobiety.
Federal appeals judges were so angered by the Navy’s “massive” and indiscriminate spying on ordinary citizens in Washington state, they’re willing to let a repeat child pornography offender go free to prove a point. The U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals threw out evidence...
The fact that Democrats are still trying to cover up what went on at Benghazi is beyond shameful. And unfortunately for them, the veterans that were there refuse to be
US Marines board the USS Germantown, an amphibious dock landing ship in the Philippine Sea. (US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Amanda R. Gray)
This week marks the first anniversary of the Washington Navy Yard shootings that resulted in the deaths of 12 federal employees and contractors, plus the gunman who was killed by police. On Tuesday morning, exactly one year after the massacre, there was a remembrance service at the Navy Yard for family members, employees, contractors and members of […]
The South Korean navy fired warning shots Friday to end a brief incursion by a North Korean patrol boat across the sensitive maritime border, Seoul’s defence ministry said. It was the first such boundary violation in four months, and came ahead of Friday’s opening ceremony of the Asian...
General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics, was awarded a $16.2 million contract by the U.S. Navy to produce Type-3
US Department of Defense inform that Phoenix International Holdings Inc., Largo, Maryland, is being awarded a $75,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity,
Taiwan’s navy fired anti-submarine rockets and guns Wednesday simulating their response if China launched an invasion, as part of the island’s biggest naval drill in 25 years. The event was presided over by President Ma Ying-jeou and staged primarily in […]
At issue is a Navy investigation that snagged a civilian trading in child porn. The appeals court said the actions violated the Posse Comitatus Act, which bars the military from enforcing state laws.
The U.S. Navy routinely scanned the computers of civilians in Washington state, leading to illegally-collected evidence being used to convict a civilian of child pornography charges. In a decision released electronically Thursday, the 9th U.S. Show More Summary
It’s been six years since we’ve seen Gemma Ward — who took a hiatus from modeling in 2008 — walk down a runway. But today she appeared in Prada’s spring/summer 2015 show in Milan, opening the show in a knee-grazing navy coat with gray socks. Naturally, Twitter freaked out about... More »