Coast Guard ends search for 33 missing crew members

...hits the water.Assuming the device can be located, the National Transportation Safety Board will work with the Coast Guard, Navy and other agencies to devise a way to bring it up, probably using a remote-controlled, unmanned submersible capable of diving...
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Search for answers begins in sinking of US cargo ship

...the work they were doing that they would have had anything to do with what affected the propulsion," said Greene, a retired Navy admiral.The NTSB dispatched a team from Washington to investigate."It's just a tragic, tragic situation," NTSB vice...
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Coast Guard: Missing ship sank, 1 body found

...The ship, carrying cars and other products, had 28 crew members from the U.S. and five from Poland.Coast Guard and Navy planes, helicopters, cutters and tugboats searched across a 300-square-mile expanse of Atlantic Ocean near Crooked Island...
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Russia begins airstrikes, West disputes targets

...Putin and other officials have said Russia was providing weapons and training to Assad's army to help it combat IS. Russian navy transport vessels have been shuttling back and forth for weeks to ferry troops, weapons and supplies to an air base near the...
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Yogi Berra remembered at funeral by family, sports royalty

...leaving and hugged Berra's eldest son, Larry.There was a military presentation of colors, with two members of the U.S. Navy unfurling a flag while a bugler played "Taps." The flag was presented to Larry Berra, and Tim Berra carried the remains of...
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Navy to limit some training that harms whales, dolphins in Pacific

HONOLULU - The Navy agreed to limit its use of sonar and other...explosives training exercise, he said.The Navy estimated it could inadvertently kill 155...our environmental responsibilities, the Navy has been, and will continue to be, good...

...Fame election in 1972 and as the only manager in history to take both the Yankees and Mets to the World Series. He joined the Navy at 18, was married to his beloved wife Carmen for 65 years, and had more fun with the English language than any player in history...
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When all's said and done, Berra was one of a kind

...he spent with Yogi in an equipment manager's office.O'Neill said he sat mesmerized as Yogi talked about being aboard a Navy gunboat at the D-Day invasion. No boasting, just telling how it was. That, and reminiscing about spring training in the...
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John Worley Symons

John Worley SymonsJohn Worley Symons passed away Sept. 5, 2015. He was 76.John was in the U.S. Navy from 1957-1961. He got his bachelor's degree from Central Michigan University in 1964, his master's in special education...
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Nancy Weaver Seitz Chicago to work for Montgomery Ward and two years later seized an opportunity to go to Washington D.C. to work for the Navy Department. There she met her future husband, David Weaver. They married December 7, 1942, just before David was drafted...


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