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DoD Launches Online Program to Help Military Survivors of Sexual Abuse, Assault

13 June 2017 - 8:23pm
The Defense Department June 13, launched an online and mobile educational program to help individuals begin to recover, heal and build resiliency after a sexual assault.

U.S. Navy and Japanese Allies Suspend Search for Shiloh Sailor

12 June 2017 - 2:03am
After an exhaustive search, U.S. Navy and Japan Coast Guard assets suspended their search efforts at midnight on June 11 for a Sailor assigned to guided—missile cruiser USS Shiloh (CG 67).

USS Lake Erie, U.S. service members render assistance in Sri Lanka after devastating floods

12 June 2017 - 12:28am
The Ticonderoga—class guided—missile cruiser USS Lake Erie (CG 70) arrived in Colombo, Sri Lanka, June 11 to support humanitarian assistance operations in the wake of severe flooding and landslides that devastated many regions of the country.

USS Gabrielle Giffords Commissioned in Galveston

10 June 2017 - 10:13pm
USS Gabrielle Giffords (LCS 10), the Navy's newest littoral combat ship, was brought to life by her crew before a crowd of nearly 2,500 guests at Pier 21 at the Port of Galveston, June 10.

Search Ends for USS Normandy Sailor

10 June 2017 - 1:12am
After an exhaustive search, Navy and Coast Guard assets ended their efforts just after sunset June 9 for a Sailor assigned to guided—missile cruiser USS Normandy (CG 60).

Navy to Commission Littoral Combat Ship Gabrielle Giffords

9 June 2017 - 10:13pm
The Navy will commission its newest Independence—variant littoral combat ship, the future USS Gabrielle Giffords (LCS 10), during a ceremony on Saturday, June 10, at 12 p.m. CDT on the waterfront in Galveston, Texas.

CNP Serves as Reviewing Officer at RTC Graduation

9 June 2017 - 6:16pm
Chief of Naval Personnel Vice Adm. Robert Burke, visited Recruit Training Command (RTC) and served as the Pass—in—Review graduation ceremony reviewing officer Friday.

Retirement Comparison Calculator Officially Released

7 June 2017 - 12:39am
The Navy announced Tuesday in NAVADMIN 133/17, the official release of the DoD Blended Retirement System (BRS) Comparison Calculator on the Military Compensation BRS web page, and reminded Sailors to take the mandatory BRS Opt—In course on Navy eLearning.

George H. W. Bush CSG Conducts Strikes from Mediterranean

6 June 2017 - 4:44pm
The George H.W. Bush Carrier Strike Group (GHWBCSG) resumed strike missions in support of Operation Inherent Resolve (OIR) from the Eastern Mediterranean Sea, June 6.

FTS Aviation Command Retention Bonus Continued

6 June 2017 - 1:38pm
The Aviation Command Retention Bonus (ACRB) for full time support (FTS) officers has been continued, the Navy announced in a message, June 5.

Grammy Award Winning Artists Blake Shelton, Kelly Clarkson to Perform at Warrior Games

5 June 2017 - 7:31pm
The opening ceremony for the 2017 Department of Defense Warrior Games will take place in Chicago this summer with a star—studded concert featuring Grammy Award winning artist Blake Shelton and Kelly Clarkson. Comedian Jon Stewart will serve as master of ceremonies.

Bush Supports OIR Efforts in US 5th Fleet

5 June 2017 - 5:09pm
USS George H.W. Bush's (CVN 77) support for Operation Inherent Resolve in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations (AOO) has been "critical" to the efforts to defeat ISIS, shipboard leaders said.

UK, France, US Sign Trilateral Submarine Agreement

5 June 2017 - 3:07pm
Naval leaders from the United Kingdom, France and the United States signed an agreement June 1, designed to increase coordination for anti—submarine warfare activities of the three countries as they operate in the 5th Fleet area of operations.

San Diego SEALs Honor Fallen Teammate

2 June 2017 - 11:09pm
Outfitted in dress blue uniforms, over 1,000 members of Naval Special Warfare gathered to honor their fallen brethren on a somber June morning. Standing shoulder to shoulder on the infamous BUD/s grinder, these hardened warriors stood resolute and paid respect to their fallen friend and teammate.

USS Nimitz, USS Shoup and USS Kidd Depart for Deployment

2 June 2017 - 3:08pm
USS Nimitz (CVN 68), USS Kidd (DDG 100) and USS Shoup (DDG 86) departed their homeports of Naval Base Kitsap and Naval Station Everett, respectively, June 1, for a regularly scheduled deployment.

Future USS Gerald R. Ford Delivered to the Navy

1 June 2017 - 12:49pm
The Navy accepted delivery of the future USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) aircraft carrier in Newport News, Virginia, May 31.

Key West visits Singapore during Indo—Asia—Pacific Deployment

1 June 2017 - 12:45pm
The Los Angeles—class attack submarine USS Key West (SSN 722) arrived in Singapore, June 1, for a visit as part of its deployment to the Indo—Asia—Pacific region.

Navy Celebrates 2017 LGBT Pride Month

31 May 2017 - 9:03pm
The Navy joins the nation in recognizing Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month throughout June.

Navy SEAL Dies during Airborne Demonstration

31 May 2017 - 4:27pm
Special Operator 1st Class Remington J. Peters, of Colorado, died of injuries sustained during an airborne demonstration for New York Fleet Week May 28.

MCPON Releases FY 2018 CPO 365 Guidance

30 May 2017 - 9:05pm
Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Steven S. Giordano released the CPO 365 Guidance for FY 2018 May 30.

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