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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. 

Headlines Around the Web

At least 13 killed in Navy Yard shooting

Sep 17, 2013 - MarketWatch

Hagel tours new warship in Asia

Jun 02, 2013 - Politico

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

The crew of Russia's nuclear-powered submarine Yekaterinburg line up on its deck as it returns to Gadjiyevo base in Murmansk region, in this file photo taken September 26, 2006.
Russia and US Fight For Underwater Drone Supremacy; Moscow Builds More Warplanes Than US

By IBTimes AU

Russia's military arsenal continues to expand with more combat aircraft. It has quickly announced its own fleet of underwater drones following US Navy's successful GhostSwimmer. (Dec 19)

MORE TOPICS: RUSSIA, UKRAINE

Russian President Putin Delivers a Speech during a Meeting at Kremlin in Moscow
Ready-To-Fire Nuclear Missiles, Putin Cold War Rhetoric Must Be Addressed to Prevent World War 3 – Reports

By IBTimes AU

The world is frightfully a heartbeat away from a dreadful nuclear showdown between Russia and the United States, which is a scenario increasingly posed by the existence of ready-to-launch nuclear missiles. (Dec 14)

MORE TOPICS: IRAQ, UNITED KINGDOM, NUCLEAR WEAPONS, RUSSIA, UKRAINE

A Tomahawk cruise missile is launched against ISIL targets from the US Navy guided-missile destroyer USS Arleigh Burke, in the Red Sea September 23, 2014.
Laser War Capabilities To Drive New Cold War: Missile Arms Race Will Become A Story Of The Past

By IBTimes AU

Weapons at the speed of light is going to become a reality. (Dec 05)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA

Valdimur Putin
5 Proofs Russia is Geared-Up for Shooting War with U.S. and Can Win Future Nuclear Showdown

By IBTimes AU

Recent posturing by Russia particularly its president, Vladimir Putin, appears to suggest that the nation is ready to engage in a full-scale conflict with the United States in the event World War 3, likely involving nuclear weapons, breaks out. (Nov 27)

MORE TOPICS: NUCLEAR WEAPONS, RUSSIA

Russian President Vladimir Putin At Russia's Far Eastern Gold Mining Center Of Magadan
US Plane Flying Over Russian Skies Spotted; Vladimir Putin Ready For 'Practical Cooperation' With US

By IBTimes AU

A U.S. military plane was reportedly flying in Russian airspace on a surveillance mission. Russia is ready to cooperate with U.S. if mutual respect is observed. (Nov 21)

MORE TOPICS: RUSSIA, UKRAINE

A military band performs during a naming ceremony for the Royal Navy warship HMS Queen Elizabeth at the Rosyth dockyard in Fife in this July 4, 2014 handout photo provided by Britain's Ministry of Defence (MoD). Queen Elizabeth officially named the b
US Navy Deploys Laser Weapons in Persian Gulf: Laser Beams Will Warn And Destroy Hostile Drones and Swarming Boats

By IBTimes AU

It can serve as a deterrent to pirates and some nations trying to flex muscles in the Persian Gulf. (Nov 17)

Russia's President Vladimir Putin (R) meets with Australia's Prime Minister Tony Abbott during the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit in Beijing
Tony Abbott Asks Putin To Apologise For MH17

By IBTimes AU

The Australian Prime Minister asked his Russian counterpart to apologise. (Nov 12)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, RUSSIA, UKRAINE, G20, TONY ABBOTT

A man works at the West Qurna oilfield in southern Basra October 13, 2014.
Al Qaeda Attack On Australia's Oil Supply May Lead To 'Catastrophic' Collapse Of Society

By IBTimes AU

Al Qaeda has threatened the oil supply of Australia whose fuel is mostly imported from the Middle East. An expert has warned of a possible collapse in society. (Nov 05)

MORE TOPICS: AL-QAEDA, AUSTRALIA, IRAQ

A glass gavel is seen in the office of judge Joaquim Barbosa during an interview with Reuters at the Supreme Court building in Brasilia November 19, 2012. REUTERS / Ueslei Marcelino
Dismantling Of Fukushima Reactor 1 Faces Delays, US Judge Gives Sailor Go Signal To Push Through Lawsuit Against TEPCO Over Radiation

By IBTimes AU

TEPCO has again delayed its plans of dismantling the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant. (Oct 31)

MORE TOPICS: CALIFORNIA, JAPAN, COURT, LAWSUIT, CANCER

German national Marc Sueselbec grieves beside the coffin of his fiancee, slain transgender Jennifer Laude, in Olongapo city north of Manila October 20, 2014. The Philippines on Friday issued a summons for an American serviceman, U.S. Marine Joseph Scott P
Philippine President’s Refusal To Attend Wake Of Slain Transgender Sparks Rage

By IBTimes AU

Philippine President Benigno Aquino III said over the weekend that he did not intend to insult the family of the Filipino transgender, who was allegedly killed by a 19-year-old American soldier after a sex encounter, when he did not attend the funeral of slain Jeffrey "Jennifer" Laude. (Oct 27)

MORE TOPICS: GERMANY, COURT, CANCER, CONGRESS