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# us-navy - Monday 17 May, 2021

US Navy Helicopter spotted over Cliffs of Moher at weekend was on mercy mission, officials say
# Mercy Mission
# Mercy Mission

US Navy Helicopter spotted over Cliffs of Moher at weekend was on mercy mission, officials say

May 17th 2021, 6:17 PM 87,166 Views 54 Comments

The US helicopter was taking a bereaved crew member to catch a flight back to the US following the death of a family member.

# us-navy - Friday 6 December, 2019

Three killed along with gunman at US naval base in Florida
# US Shooting
# US Shooting

Three killed along with gunman at US naval base in Florida

Dec 6th 2019, 7:00 PM 15,166 Views 22 Comments

The incident took place earlier today.

# us-navy - Monday 12 March, 2018

US Destroyer to be named after Irish man who fought in Vietnam war
# US Navy
# US Navy

US Destroyer to be named after Irish man who fought in Vietnam war

Mar 12th 2018, 10:14 PM 22,525 Views 41 Comments

Patrick Gallagher grew up just outside Ballyhaunis before emigrating to the US in 1962

# us-navy - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

US Navy plane carrying 11 passengers crashes into Philippine Sea off coast of Japan
# Rescue
# Rescue

US Navy plane carrying 11 passengers crashes into Philippine Sea off coast of Japan

Nov 22nd 2017, 9:00 AM 10,007 Views 8 Comments

Eight people have been rescued so far.

# us-navy - Friday 27 October, 2017

US sailors and two dogs rescued after five months lost at sea
# Pacific Ocean
# Pacific Ocean

US sailors and two dogs rescued after five months lost at sea

Oct 27th 2017, 10:12 AM 34,919 Views 32 Comments

Jennifer Appel Tasha Fuiaba’s sailboat engine broke on 30 May and they have been stranded at sea since.

# us-navy - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

Fleet commander faces 'sacking' in wake of USS John S McCain collision
# String Of Collisions
# String Of Collisions

Fleet commander faces 'sacking' in wake of USS John S McCain collision

Aug 23rd 2017, 8:01 AM 14,645 Views 19 Comments

The decision to remove Vice Admiral Joseph Aucoin comes after a number of ship collisions in East Asia.

# us-navy - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Human remains found in search for missing US sailors in Singapore
# Uss John S Mccain
# Uss John S Mccain

Human remains found in search for missing US sailors in Singapore

Aug 22nd 2017, 3:30 PM 10,652 Views 5 Comments

A US naval ship collided with a tanker yesterday.

# us-navy - Sunday 20 August, 2017

Lost US Navy warship found seven decades after it was sunk in the final days of World War II
# USS Indianapolis
# USS Indianapolis

Lost US Navy warship found seven decades after it was sunk in the final days of World War II

Aug 20th 2017, 2:59 PM 25,744 Views 29 Comments

The location of the ship was unknown as no distress signal was sent.

# us-navy - Monday 19 June, 2017

US Navy identifies sailors killed in crash with cargo ship
# Uss Fitzgerald
# Uss Fitzgerald

US Navy identifies sailors killed in crash with cargo ship

Jun 19th 2017, 7:11 AM 11,977 Views 7 Comments

Their bodies were found yesterday.

# us-navy - Thursday 23 March, 2017

US sailor arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting woman in Dublin hotel
# US Navy
# US Navy

US sailor arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting woman in Dublin hotel

Mar 23rd 2017, 2:14 PM 32,597 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí arrested the man, aged in his 30s, yesterday morning.

# us-navy - Saturday 17 December, 2016

Trump called out China today for its 'unpresidented' act in stealing a US drone
# Freudian Slip
# Freudian Slip

Trump called out China today for its 'unpresidented' act in stealing a US drone

Dec 17th 2016, 2:51 PM 15,810 Views 103 Comments

It took Trump and his team 87 minutes to correct the spelling of his barbed tweet.

# us-navy - Saturday 10 December, 2016

'Mayo Boy, Vietnam Hero': The fascinating story of Patrick Gallagher
# US Marines
# US Marines

'Mayo Boy, Vietnam Hero': The fascinating story of Patrick Gallagher

Dec 10th 2016, 11:30 AM 23,980 Views 91 Comments

The Ballyhaunis man kept his service with the US Marines a secret until he won a top honour.

# us-navy - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Explainer: What's happening in Yemen right now?
# Tomahawk Missiles
# Tomahawk Missiles

Explainer: What's happening in Yemen right now?

Oct 18th 2016, 7:10 AM 18,630 Views 31 Comments

The United States backs a Saudi-led coalition that is fighting the rebels loyal to the former Yemeni president.

# us-navy - Saturday 27 August, 2016

Two men washed up on uninhabited Pacific island saved after writing 'SOS' in the sand
# Cast Away
# Cast Away

Two men washed up on uninhabited Pacific island saved after writing 'SOS' in the sand

Aug 27th 2016, 3:02 PM 48,150 Views 28 Comments

The men were stranded for about 8 days.

# us-navy - Saturday 26 March, 2016

US naval captain jailed for selling secrets 'in exchange for prostitutes'
# As You Do
# As You Do

US naval captain jailed for selling secrets 'in exchange for prostitutes'

Mar 26th 2016, 3:28 PM 24,033 Views 25 Comments

Captain Daniel Dusek has been sentenced to 46 months in jail for crimes including docking an aircraft carrier at a Malaysian port owned by the man who was bribing him.

# us-navy - Sunday 3 January, 2016

This is America's new $13 billion warship
# War Chest
# War Chest

This is America's new $13 billion warship

Jan 3rd 2016, 10:00 AM 38,332 Views 55 Comments

It’s the most expensive in US army history.

# us-navy - Thursday 17 September, 2015

What was an American surveillance plane doing flying over Ireland for five hours?
# Eye In The Sky
# Eye In The Sky

What was an American surveillance plane doing flying over Ireland for five hours?

Sep 17th 2015, 8:14 PM 42,421 Views 86 Comments

Nobody is quite sure.

# us-navy - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

The US military wants to build a drone carrying "mothership"
# Modern Warfare
# Modern Warfare

The US military wants to build a drone carrying "mothership"

Nov 19th 2014, 7:30 AM 10,270 Views 28 Comments

Military designers want to build and aircraft carrier in the sky.

# us-navy - Friday 17 October, 2014

Joe Biden's son kicked out of US Navy over cocaine use
# Discharged
# Discharged

Joe Biden's son kicked out of US Navy over cocaine use

Oct 17th 2014, 9:57 AM 16,717 Views 28 Comments

Hunter Biden said he deeply regretted and was embarrassed that his actions led to this.

# us-navy - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

US Navy record missile attack on Islamic State group and upload it on YouTube
# Military Operation
# Military Operation

US Navy record missile attack on Islamic State group and upload it on YouTube

Sep 23rd 2014, 1:51 PM 12,527 Views 62 Comments

The US navy have documented the attack by filming the Tomahawk Land-Attack Missiles in action.

# us-navy - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

One dead, one still missing after US Navy helicopter crashes off Norfolk, Virginia
# Chopper Crash
# Chopper Crash

One dead, one still missing after US Navy helicopter crashes off Norfolk, Virginia

Jan 8th 2014, 7:13 PM 13,685 Views 24 Comments

Five personnel were on board the MH 53E Sea Dragon when it came down around 18 nautical miles off the coast.

# us-navy - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Suspect in custody after shooting on US Navy base
# Tennessee
# Tennessee

Suspect in custody after shooting on US Navy base

Oct 24th 2013, 7:50 PM 6,780 Views 6 Comments

Two people were injured during the incident.

# us-navy - Monday 16 September, 2013

Washington Navy Yard shooter was former serviceman, police confirm
# Mass Shooting
# Mass Shooting

Washington Navy Yard shooter was former serviceman, police confirm

Sep 16th 2013, 11:07 PM 38,024 Views 143 Comments

Thirteen people, including gunman Aaron Alexis, were killed in today’s mass shooting at a Washington DC naval base.

# us-navy - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

US Navy football players face charges over alleged rape
# Scandal
From The42
# Scandal

US Navy football players face charges over alleged rape

Jun 18th 2013, 8:56 AM 1,990 Views 0 Comments

The Naval Criminal Investigation Service has decided to send the case to a preliminary hearing.

# us-navy - Sunday 17 March, 2013

US navy is working on a drone ship
# Spy Ships
# Spy Ships

US navy is working on a drone ship

Mar 17th 2013, 10:30 AM 11,001 Views 31 Comments

Drones will no longer operate only in the skies – this one will be used to track submarines.

# us-navy - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Snow slows manhunt for alleged US police killer
# US
# US

Snow slows manhunt for alleged US police killer

Feb 9th 2013, 4:10 PM 7,876 Views 3 Comments

More than 100 officers have been searching in the California mountains a disgruntled ex-police officer accused of three killings, and threatening to murder more police in a chilling online manifesto.

# us-navy - Monday 10 December, 2012

Obama praises fallen soldier in Afghanistan rescue mission
# Fallen Soldier
# Fallen Soldier

Obama praises fallen soldier in Afghanistan rescue mission

Dec 10th 2012, 11:56 AM 6,713 Views 10 Comments

A U.S. special operations member was killed during the of an American doctor abducted by the Taliban.

# us-navy - Saturday 1 September, 2012

Pictures: Mass held for Notre Dame fans at Dublin Castle
# Gathering
# Gathering

Pictures: Mass held for Notre Dame fans at Dublin Castle

Sep 1st 2012, 1:24 PM 10,126 Views 106 Comments

A grand bit of mass for our American visitors this morning…

# us-navy - Friday 31 August, 2012

In pics: check out the US Navy's Fort McHenry docked in Dublin
# In The Navy
# In The Navy

In pics: check out the US Navy's Fort McHenry docked in Dublin

Aug 31st 2012, 4:22 PM 19,248 Views 73 Comments

The US Marines are in town…

# us-navy - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Doctor who helped CIA trace bin Laden sentenced to 33 years
# Bin Laden
# Bin Laden

Doctor who helped CIA trace bin Laden sentenced to 33 years

May 23rd 2012, 8:34 PM 8,478 Views 40 Comments

The Pakistani man has been convicted of conspiring against Pakistan.

# us-navy - Sunday 12 February, 2012

US Navy 'ready to confront Iranian aggression'
# Tension
# Tension

US Navy 'ready to confront Iranian aggression'

Feb 12th 2012, 8:01 PM 5,014 Views 103 Comments

Top US military official says that he takes Iran’s military capability seriously and the navy is ‘ready today’ to confront any hostility by Tehran.

# us-navy - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Somali pirates receive life in jail for fatal hijacking
# Pirates
# Pirates

Somali pirates receive life in jail for fatal hijacking

Oct 4th 2011, 2:21 PM 337 Views 3 Comments

Four American citizens were killed earlier this year after their yacht was hijacked by Somali pirates off the coast of Oman.

# us-navy - Tuesday 15 March, 2011

Somali pirates sentenced to life by US court after attacking navy ship
# Piracy
# Piracy

Somali pirates sentenced to life by US court after attacking navy ship

Mar 15th 2011, 11:36 AM 659 Views 0 Comments

Harshest sentencing to date for maritime piracy follows last year’s attack on a US naval ship in the Indian Ocean.