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Search underway for 10 sailors after USS John S. McCain collision near Singapore; ship has significant damage

USS John S. McCain

Published August 21, 2017  FoxNews

Diving operations are set to begin on Monday as American, Singaporean and Malaysian armed forces search for the 10 missing U.S. sailors after an early-morning collision between a Navy destroyer and a tanker near Singapore — the second collision involving a Navy ship in the Asia-Pacific region in two months. Continue reading Search underway for 10 sailors after USS John S. McCain collision near Singapore; ship has significant damage

Long lost USS Indianapolis wreckage discovered by Paul Allen crew

USS Indianapolis

Published August 19, 2017  FoxNews

Wreckage from the USS Indianapolis, which sank 72 years ago after being torpedoed during World War II, was found in the Philippine Sea by the expedition crew of billionaire Paul Allen. Continue reading Long lost USS Indianapolis wreckage discovered by Paul Allen crew

Transgender airman: ‘I would like to see them try to kick me out of my military’

Transgender airman

July 27, 2017  The Hill

A prominent transgender airman pushed back against President Trump’s announcement Wednesday to ban transgender people from serving in the military, saying he’s determined to continue serving in the Air Force. Continue reading Transgender airman: ‘I would like to see them try to kick me out of my military’

US Navy calls off search for 7 missing sailors; several bodies found inside the destroyer

USS Fitzgerald

Published June 18, 2017  FoxNews

The search for seven missing U.S. Navy sailors was called off Sunday after several bodies were recovered from the flooded compartments of the destroyer. Continue reading US Navy calls off search for 7 missing sailors; several bodies found inside the destroyer

US Air Force launches another long-range missile into Pacific

ballistic missile launch

Published May 03, 2017  FoxNews

For the second time in a week, the U.S. Air Force test launched another long-range ballistic missile on Wednesday morning, flying more than 4,000 miles from a base in California before splashing down in the Pacific near the Marshall Islands. Continue reading US Air Force launches another long-range missile into Pacific