| Jan 23, 2012
| 4:38 PM
The International Criminal Court has ordered four powerful politicians in Kenya to stand trial for crimes against humanity....
| Jan 23, 2012
| 4:38 AM
The European Union adopts an embargo on Iranian oil over the Tehran regime's nuclear program. The ban goes into immediate effect on all new and proposed oil contracts....
| Jan 24, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Running a word-count program on the transcript of last night's GOP presidential primary debate I get: Mitt Romney -- 4,649 (34%) Newt Gingrich -- 4,118 (30%) Rick Santorum --2,898 ( 21%) Ron Paul -- 2,095 (15%) This does not include......
| Mar 17, 2012
| 4:39 PM
The U.S. Navy is upgrading its defensive and offensive capabilities in the Persian Gulf to counter threats from Iran to seize the Strait of Hormuz and block the flow of oil, the chief of naval operations said Friday....
| Feb 25, 2011
| 5:57 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — Three Hampton Roads congressmen, Navy officials and Newport News shipyard executives donned ceremonial safety glasses and hardhats Friday, but stood idly by while Wayne Kania, a shipyard machine hand specialist, punched a few orders...
| Mar 1, 2011
| 4:21 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — Northrop Grumman Corp.'s Newport News shipyard received a $206.7 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to plan for the upcoming mid-life nuclear refueling and complex overhaul of the USS Abraham Lincoln aircraft carrier....
| Oct 23, 2010
| 11:08 AM
LOS ANGELES ( KTLA) -- Don't try wearing a Bush hat or sweatshirt at an Obama rally.
Duane Hammond says it's what got him fired.
Hammond is a union stagehand who was part of the crew that built the platform for the Obama event on campus.
He came to...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 8:37 AM
A disabled cruise liner with 4,500 people aboard was towed into San Diego Bay Thursday morning, bringing to an end a three-day rescue operation that began after a fire broke out in one of the ships engine rooms.
The 952-foot Carnival Splendor has been...
| Nov 15, 2010
| 11:04 AM
NEWPORT NEWS — Ending months of uncertainty and a final week of white-knuckled hand-wringing, Northrop Grumman Corp. on Friday laid off 378 white-collar workers at its Newport News shipyard.
Facing increasing pressure from the Navy and the Pentagon...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 2:00 PM
William and Mary basketball coach Tony Shaver appreciates teamwork and all of its components more than most, so he was especially impressed after being exposed to the largest team he's seen.
Shaver did a two-day tour of the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D....
| Nov 25, 2010
A naval aircraft carrier provided a Thanksgiving dinner for approximately 800 soldiers in San Diego who were away from their homes and families.
The USS Carl Vinson and it's cooking team put together nearly 3000 pounds of food for the holiday.
| Dec 9, 2010
| 11:36 AM
The USS Nimitz is making Naval Station Everett it's new home.
U.S. Senator Patty Murray's Office made the announcement Thursday shortly after the Aircraft Carrier arrived in the state from its previous home in San Diego.
Bremerton is getting a...