Navy

Fleet Week Begins in New York

Joint Reserve Base Conducting Active Shooter Training Tuesday

There will be an estimated 10-minute delay to both inbound and outbound lanes on board the installation once the exercise commences.

08/10/2015

The deactivated Forrestal-class USS Ranger aircraft carrier can be seen at Panama City Bay on April 7, 2015. (credit: Rodrigo Arangua/AFP/Getty Images)

Retired Aircraft Carrier USS Ranger Reaches Texas For Scrap

The former aircraft carrier USS Ranger has reached a South Texas shipyard where it will be taken apart for scrap and recycling.

07/13/2015

A man waves an American flag. (credit: Getty Images/Hector Mata/AFP)

Vets Honoring 50th Anniversary Of Vietnam War At NAS Fort Worth JRB

U.S. Navy CDR (Ret.) Jack Bailey did a lot while serving in both the Army and the Navy, but he would not want to repeat the reception at the airport one man gave him when he returned from Vietnam.

04/21/2015

13th September 1945: Some of the 3,700 sailor crew and passengers covering the flight deck of the USS 'Saratoga' as she sails out of the fog towards the Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco. (credit: Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

USS Saratoga Coming To Texas For Disassembly

The Saratoga will be towed to Texas later this month to be dismantled. The Saratoga — named for the decisive battle of the American Revolution fought in upstate New York — completed 22 deployments before it was decommissioned in 1994.

08/08/2014

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Texas Community Works To Raise Flags For Returning Sailor

In the front yard of the Kockler home near Flower Mound the family’s flag pole looms large, but raising their two flags recently required an emergency response.

CBS 11–07/01/2014

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Attorneys Dispute DNA In Kyle’s Murder Case

A judge is expected to decide what evidence to have tested for DNA ahead of the trial of the man charged with killing famed Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle.

04/01/2014

President Obama Attends Memorial Service At Ft. Hood For Shooting Victims

Senator Optimistic For Passage Of Sexual Assault Bill

A senator who’s led efforts in Congress to address military sexual crimes says she thinks she has the votes to pass legislation that would remove commanders from sexual assault investigations.

03/02/2014

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Chris Kyle’s Accused Killer Back In Court

A trip to the gun range one year ago ended in tragedy for Navy sniper Chris Kyle. On Tuesday morning, the man accused to killing Kyle was back in the courtroom.

02/18/2014

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Vlog: GBag Nation In Philly For Army-Navy Game

The GBag Nation is on the road to Philly to cover the legendary Army vs Navy football game.
Follow along with their video blog (vlog) as they travel in the great white north.

12/13/2013

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Waxahachie High School Students Honor Veterans

Charter Communications donated $10,000 Friday to the foundation to support their work with area veterans.

11/08/2013

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Official: Service Academy Football Games Will Go On Despite Shutdown

A senior defense official says U.S. military academy football teams will be on the field this weekend, despite the ongoing government shutdown.

10/02/2013

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Suspected Washington Navy Yard Shooter Is Fort Worth Resident, 13 Killed

A former Navy reservist went on a shooting rampage Monday at the heavily secured Washington Navy Yard, firing from a balcony onto office workers in an atrium below. Thirteen people were killed, including the North Texas gunman.

CBS 11–09/16/2013

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