Topic: U.S. Navy
News video showed a spectacular contrail Monday off California's coast, and debate over the 'mystery missile' blasted off. But even as government agencies said 'it wasn't us,' the US denied any threat.
11/09/2010 08:01 pm
Carnival Splendor cruise ship engine was disabled by a fire early Monday morning. Almost 4,500 passengers and crew are aboard the Carnival Splendor, adrift off the coast of western Mexico, south of San Diego.
11/09/2010 11:46 am
In Pictures Tropical storm Tomas
Pink White House: President Barack Obama announced via Twitter earlier in the day that the building will be bathed in pink light Thursday, for breast cancer awareness.
10/15/2010 03:22 pm
China's provocation of Japan over the Senkaku Islands shows a need for Obama to be ready for a crisis in Asia. He must buck up Japan and send a clear signal to Bejing.
10/01/2010 02:28 pm
The Afghanistan opium harvest dropped 48 percent this year, the United Nations announced. But analysts say the resulting higher prices could draw more farmers into the business.
09/30/2010 03:49 pm
Adm. Mike Mullen, the Pentagon's top officer, said Wednesday that the 'kill squad' allegations – that drug use could have been a factor in one unit's decision to allegedly kill Afghans for fun – raises questions about troops' use of hashish in Afghanistan.
09/29/2010 03:26 pm
African refugees were receiving humanitarian supplies from the US Navy when their skiff capsized off the Somali coast. The number of refugees fleeing the Horn of Africa has skyrocketed in recent years.
09/28/2010 04:19 pm
Two Chinese satellites bumped into each other very gently, leaving analysts wondering what China is up to.
09/03/2010 05:25 pm
Independent candidate Lawton "Bud" Chiles is dropping out of the Florida governor's race. He plans to back Democratic nominee Alex Sink. Republican candidate Rick Scott will announced Thursday that his Lt. Gov. will be State Rep. Jennifer Carroll.
09/02/2010 11:06 am