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U.S. Navy

The United States Navy (USN) is the sea branch of the U.S. Armed Forces. It is one of the seven uniformed services of the United States. 

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Rand Paul: Slain sniper 'was a hero'

Feb 06, 2013 - Politico

USS Constitution sails again

Aug 20, 2012 - Politico

Cutting-edge navy vessels deploy to Singapore

May 08, 2012 - The Japan Times

Admiral: We're prepared for Iran

Feb 13, 2012 - Politico

Iran begins naval war drills

Dec 24, 2011 - Politico

Articles About U.S. Navy

Malaysian authorities have finally confirmed that the missing Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 has been 'lost' and all 239 passengers and crew members onboard are 'assumed dead'.
Drone Diving to Record Level in Malaysian Plane Search

By Reuters

A U.S. Navy deep-sea drone is diving to unprecedented depths to scour a remote stretch of the Indian Ocean floor for a missing Malaysian jetliner as the Malaysian government said it may use more remote control submarines to help with the search. (1:50 pm)

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Searchers Consider Undersea Robot in Hunt for MH370
Searchers Consider Undersea Robot in Hunt for MH370

By Reuters

Australian officials leading the search for a missing Malaysia Airlines (MASM.KL) plane in the southern Indian Ocean are weighing when to deploy an underwater robot to aid in the hunt, now in its sixth fruitless week. (Apr 14)

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Search for Missing Malaysia Plane Set to Move to Sea Floor
Australian PM Confident Signals are from Missing Plane's Black Box

By Reuters

The international effort to find a missing Malaysian jetliner was zeroing on a small patch of the Indian Ocean on Friday, but Australia's prime minister warned the signal from what is believed to be the plane's black box was fading. (Apr 11)

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Malaysia Plane Hunt Resumes Amidst Optimism over 'Pings'
Malaysia Plane Hunt Resumes Amidst Optimism over 'Pings'

By Reuters

The search for a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner resumed on Thursday with a renewed sense of optimism, after Australian officials said they had detected two new "ping" signals that may have come from the plane's black box recorders. (Apr 10)

US Navy Scientists Coverts Seawater into Fuel; Allowing Ships to Cut on Oil Price (Reuters)
US Navy Scientists Converts Seawater into Fuel; Allowing Ships to Cut on Oil Price

By IBTimes IN

After years of experiments, scientists from the U.S Navy believe that they have finally resolved one of the greatest problems faced by the military: how to turn seawater into fuel. (Apr 09)

Parents Condemned for Sailing Mexico - NZ w/ Toddlers in Tow

By IBTimes AU

San Diego parents are being heavily criticised for bringing toddlers in a sailboat trip from mexico to new Zealand (Apr 09)

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Search for Missing Malaysia Plane Set to Move to Sea Floor
Race to Find Malaysia Plane as 'Pings' Prove Illusive

By Reuters

The search for a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner continued on Wednesday, as the U.S. Navy said it had been unable to relocate possible "pings" from the black box recorders that had injected fresh urgency into the international effort. (Apr 09)

Search for Missing Malaysia Plane Set to Move to Sea Floor
Search for Missing Malaysia Plane Set to Move to Sea Floor

By Reuters

A robotic search vehicle is likely to be sent deep into the Indian Ocean on Tuesday to look for wreckage of a missing Malaysian jetliner on the sea floor, as officials say the chance of finding anything on the surface has dwindled. (Apr 08)

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MH370 Black Box Found? Chinese Ship Picks up Pulse Signal Possibly Emitted by the Missing Malaysian Plane’s Recorder
Hunt for Malaysian Plane Heads Underwater to Find Black Box

By Reuters

The search for missing Malaysia Airlines (MASM.KL) Flight MH370 in remote seas off Australia headed underwater on Friday, with a U.S. Navy high tech "black box" locator deployed for the first time as the battery life of the cockpit data recorder dwindles. (Apr 04)

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Guns, Death and Tears put Fort Hood in Global Spotlight, Again
Guns, Death and Tears put Fort Hood in Global Spotlight, Again

By Reuters

At the home of the largest Army base in the United States, the people who bask in the pride of serving the country in wars abroad and are now reeling from blood being spilled in their backyard in the third mass shooting in about 20 years. (Apr 04)