A good samaritan fishing vessel rescued four survivors from the Atlantic Ocean following a collision involving two U.S. Navy fighter jets 25 miles east of Oregon Inlet, North Carolina on Thursday, the U.S. Coast Guard and Navy confirmed. Show More Summary
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the debate over expanding casinos into northern New Jersey, near New York City (all times local): 9:55 a.m. The businessman who made Reebok a worldwide name says his proposed casino in northern New Jersey would target gamblers from New York City, not Atlantic City. Footwear magnate Paul […]
1917 - The first U.S. convoy left Hampton Roads, Va. to cross the North Atlantic after entering World War I. During the 18 months of war while American vessels escort convoys through the war zone,
The Atlantic Ocean could be gearing up for an active hurricane season, meaning North American residents may want to pay attention. In recent years, single hurricanes
The North Atlantic Treaty Organization’s (NATO) fighter jets were scrambled nine times in the past week to accompany aircraft claimed to be of Russian origin, the Lithuanian Defense Ministry said in a statement.
The United States is using the North Atlantic Alliance as a foreign policy tool designed to exert influence in Europe, political analyst Sergey Ermakov told Radio Sputnik.
Poland's long-harbored affection for the North Atlantic Alliance seems to have become even stronger ahead of the bloc's upcoming summit in Warsaw as local authorities offered schoolchildren a two-month special course on all things NATO, including Poland's controversial request to permanently station the alliance troops in the country.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko will present his country’s strategic defense bulletin at the North Atlantic Treaty Organization’s (NATO) summit in Poland this summer, the Ukrainian defense minister said Saturday.
The North Atlantic Alliance does not want a new Cold War with Russia, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said in an interview with Poland’s TVN television channel.
The North Atlantic Alliance does not intend to have a meaningful conversation with Russia to address Moscow's concerns over the bloc's increasing assertiveness at the next NATO-Russia Council (NRC) meeting, should it take place, defense analyst Igor Korotchenko told RIA Novosti.
The European Union and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) can cooperate in training Libyan coastguards in curbing arms smuggling in the Mediterranean, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said Friday.
In 1970, our sleepy little town on the edge of the North Atlantic had not a single restaurant, and no tourists to feed anyway. Today, we are Ireland’s No. 1 “foodie town,” and we can feel more like a tourist town with a farming and fishing problem than the other way around. That change came about […]
noaasanctuaries: Happy Whale Wednesday! This little whale and its mother are two of only about 500 North Atlantic right whales alive today. By working together, marine protected areas can help endangered North Atlantic right whales survive. Show More Summary
On São Miguel Island, in the Azores archipelago in the middle of the North Atlantic, lives a curious Brazilian expat. Known as Pontoscolex corethrurus, this tropical worm cannot tolerate the isle’s temperate climate. And yet it survives there in two areas: in artificially warmed pineapple greenhouses and the soil within an active volcano. Finding P. Show More Summary
A North Carolina law that critics say can allow discrimination against members of the LGBT community could impact whether the state hosts Atlantic Coast Conference championship events.
The United States, the North Atlantic Alliance and to a lesser extent the European Union are "obsessed" with what they call Russia's "highly efficient" propaganda machine, analyst François-Bernard Huyghe told Atlantico.
Staff photo - Activists rally on the North Carolina coast against Atlantic drilling For more than a year we spoke up together for the Atlantic Coast, and President Obama finally listened--foreclosing offshore drilling along the East Coast for at least the next six years. Show More Summary
Russian Ambassador to Latvia Alexander Veshnyakov ruled out on Thursday any possibility of an armed conflict breaking out between Russia and any country that is a member of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), especially since it could lead to a nuclear war.
Officials from the US Department of Defense and the North Atlantic Alliance have made requests for the creation of military-related applications built on blockchain technology, the knowhow behind Bitcoin, Defense One reports.
Irvine, Calif., May 9, 2016 - Earth system scientists from the University of California, Irvine have taken water samples from the north Pacific, north and south Atlantic, and Arctic oceans in search of repositories of black carbon, soot from burning biomass and diesel engines, among other sources. Show More Summary