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US destroyer transits through Taiwan Strait for 4th time under Biden

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A U.S. Navy destroyer conducted a “routine” transit of the Taiwan Strait on Wednesday (April 7), marking the fourth such passage so far under the Biden adminis...

US destroyer steams through Taiwan Strait for 1st time under Biden

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer plowed through the Taiwan Strait on Thursday (Feb. 4), marking the first passage of an American naval vessel through the strait since ...

Pentagon tells White House to stop politicizing military

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Pentagon has told the White House to stop politicizing the military, amid a furor over a Trump administration order to have the Navy ship named for the late Sen. John McC...

Trump's feud with McCain continues, ship kept out of view

President Donald Trump and his acting defense secretary distanced themselves from an order to keep a warship rededicated in honor of the late Sen. John McCain, a frequent critic of Trump , out of sigh...

AP sources: White House wanted McCain ship away from Trump

The White House wanted the U.S. Navy to keep a warship named for the late Sen. John McCain out of President Donald Trump's view during his trip to Japan, three U.S. officials said. A...

Report: WH wanted USS John McCain moved for Trump Japan trip

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new report says the White House wanted the U.S. Navy to keep a warship named for the late Sen. John McCain "out of sight" for President Donald Trump's recent trip to Japan. ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Tuesday, Aug. 21, the 233rd day of 2018. There are 132 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 21...

Small Connecticut town remembers sailor killed on USS McCain

SUFFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Hundreds of people turned out in Connecticut to honor a 26-year-old sailor killed after the USS John McCain collided with an oil tanker near Singapore last month. ...

Navy IDs 2 dead, 8 missing sailors from the USS John McCain

The U.S. Navy has found the remains of two of the 10 sailors missing after the USS John McCain collided with an oil tanker near Singapore. Divers recovered the remains of Electronics...

Navy IDs dead, missing sailors from the USS John McCain

The U.S. Navy has identified one sailor who died and nine others who remain missing after the USS John McCain collided with an oil tanker near Singapore. Divers recovered the remains...

Navy IDs dead, missing sailors from the USS John McCain

The U.S. Navy has identified one sailor who died and nine others who remain missing after the USS John McCain collided with an oil tanker Monday near Singapore. Divers recovered the ...

US families, friends of missing sailors proud, praying

Families in the United States are awaiting word on missing seamen who were aboard the USS John McCain when it collided with an oil tanker on Monday near Singapore. The military says ...

The Latest: Ohio man among 10 missing sailors

DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on the soldiers missing after Navy warship collision in Southeast Asia (all times local): 8:20 p.m. An Ohio man engaged to be married next...

2 of 10 missing US sailors identified after warship crash

DETROIT (AP) — Sailors with ties to Michigan and Illinois are among 10 who are missing after a U.S. warship collided with an oil tanker in Southeast Asia. Illinois U.S. Rep. Rodney D...

Michigan woman says son among missing sailors

MILFORD, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan woman says her son is among the missing sailors after a collision between a warship and an oil tanker in Southeast Asia. April Brandon tells Detroit-...