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Shortly after the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in Dallas on Nov. 22, 1963, CBS commentator Eric Sevareid noted the principal legacy of the murdered leader might well be an "attitude," a contagious spirit that all things are possible if only we have the vision and will.
My Grandad could drink, smoke and swear like a sailor -- probably because from 1942-1945 he was one.
Considerable news has been generated by U. S. military strikes in two African countries, while less commentary is resulting from the passing of a major military leader in Asia, but the two stories are related. Regarding war and revolution, fundamental lessons are enduring.
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Sexual assaults in the military have been in the news lately, but it's not a new issue. Troops' sexual appetites have plagued the military as long as anyone can remember.
Now that the patriotic bunting is put away and the fireworks no longer light up the sky, Americans must return to their daily lives.
Culinary Specialist 2nd Class Brian McEvoy directs an SH-60B Seahawk helicopter from the “Island Knights” of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron as it delivers supplies to the flight deck of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Preble during a vertical replenishment July 7 in …
Sailors assigned to various commands at Commander Fleet Activities Sasebo pick up trash Monday during a beautification community service project at Shirahama Beach in Sasebo, Japan. The project is a way to give back to the community and to interact with citizens of the host nation.
Lt. Cmdr. Johnny Cosby gives an eye examination July 8 to a Marshal Islands woman during a Pacific Partnership 2013 health fair. Pacific Partnership is a mission that brings host nation governments, U.S. military, partner nation militaries and nongovernmental organization volunteers together…
Sailors talk with students of the War Memorial Primary School at a community service project Tuesday during Pacific Partnership 2013. Working at the invitation of each host nation, U.S. Navy forces are joined by nongovernmental organizations and regional partners that include Australia, Cana…
The Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Charles R. Drew, left, conducts a replenishment-at-sea in the Coral Sea last Sunday with the guided-missile destroyer USS Momsen. Momsen is on patrol in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility supporting security and stability…
Current maritime conflicts echo earlier wars, launched over history to control global commerce and territory, while underscoring the durable importance of traditional trade routes.
October is the scary month, and not just because of Halloween. Exactly one-half century ago, the Cuban Missile Crisis during Oct. 22-28 dominated global news as Washington and Moscow sparred right on the edge of thermonuclear war.
If you believe George Santayana's maxim that "those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it," you might want to pay more attention to this year's elections. There could be serious consequences.
We were called. We served. We fought. We sacrificed. We died for our country, our family and for future generations.
VALPARAISO | Police say a Valparaiso man persuaded his girlfriend to molest a child she was baby-sitting and send photos of the abuse to his cellphone.
The correlation between energy security and national security has been brought to Indiana's attention — repeatedly — by U.S. Sen. Dick Lugar, R-Ind., and U.S. Reps. Pete Visclosky and Joe Donnelly, both D-Ind. It's a call to action for the federal government, as well as others in this nation…
As Veterans Day approaches on the auspicious date of 11/11/11, I am again reminded of the enormous contribution made by so many of my fellow Hoosiers to the defense and security of the United States of America. Indiana has a record of military service — and sacrifice — to this nation that is…
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