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WTOP was granted access to several naval assets to learn how they train, what challenges they face and what the future holds for them.
The raging conflict in Syria, Iranian nuclear weapons development and periodic reminders that Russia and the U.S. are still military adversaries necessitate a mobile and powerful naval presence near Washington.
The USS Mahan is set to deploy after receiving a ballistic missile defense upgrade.
The Navy says about 6,300 sailors are returning to Virginia ahead of schedule.
The Navy is discharging 11 members of a Norfolk- based ship's crew for using a synthetic drug known as Spice.
The U.S. military will be moving ships from the Norfolk Naval Station region in Virginia out to sea to get out of the path of Hurricane Sandy.
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When the USS Enterprise returns home from its final deployment, one of the first items that will be stripped from the aircraft carrier will be the thousands of mattresses its sailors have worn out over the past few years.
The U.S. Navy has agreed to pay $38,500 to settle alleged hazardous waste violations at the Naval Air Station Patuxent River.
The U.S. Navy has settled allegations that it violated hazardous waste and underground storage tank regulations at a Virginia Beach facility.