Mattis To Investigate Whether Military's 'Can Do' Culture Is Behind Training Deaths

US | Jonah Bennett
US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis holds a press briefing at the Pentagon in Washington, DC, May 19, 2017. Pentagon chief Jim Mattis stressed Thursday that America is not getting more involved in Syria's civil war, after the US-led coalition struck a pro-regime convoy heading for a remote garrison. / AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

‘That is the way we’re brought up’

Navy Sacks Two More Commanding Officers Over Fatal Collisions

World | Ryan Pickrell
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald, damaged by colliding with a Philippine-flagged merchant vessel, is towed by a tugboat upon its arrival at the U.S. naval base in Yokosuka, south of Tokyo, Japan June 17, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

17 sailors died aboard the USS Fitzgerald and USS John S. McCain

SHOCKER: Only 1 In 1,000 Dreamers Serve In The Military

Politics | Jonah Bennett
Trump boards Air Force One for travel to view Hurricane Irma response efforts in Florida, from Joint Base Andrews, Maryland

‘Does anybody really want to throw out good, educated and accomplished young people’

US Military Has 'Mini-Armada' On Standby To Assist Irma Disaster Recovery

US | Saagar Enjeti
ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 27, 2011) Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) prepare to receive supplies from the Military Sealift Command fast combat support ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7). Rainier is supporting the Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group, which is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility supporting maritime security operations and theater cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Capt. Lee Apsley/Released)

‘It’s horrible, what we saw’

Training Certificates For Numerous Seventh Fleet Ships Expired Before Deadly Collisions

World | Ryan Pickrell
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald, damaged by colliding with a Philippine-flagged merchant vessel, is towed by a tugboat upon its arrival at the U.S. naval base in Yokosuka, south of Tokyo, Japan June 17, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

Raises questions about collisions under investigation

Navy Honors Sailors Who Died In Service On The USS John McCain By Advancing Their Ranks

US | Ryan Pickrell
The U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain is seen after a collision, in Singapore waters August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood

Tragic incident still under investigation

US Navy Deploys Two Warships To Assist Harvey Recovery

US | Saagar Enjeti
GULF OF OMAN (April 28, 2013) Chief Master-at-Arms Glen Bednarz observes the amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) from a rigid hull inflatable boat (RHIB) during small boat operations. Kearsarge is the flagship for the Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group and, with the embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Hunter S. Harwell/Released) 130428-N-RL456-126 Join the conversation

‘Capable of providing medical support’

Investigation Has Turned Up Zero Evidence Of Cyber Attack On USS Fitzgerald

US | Jonah Bennett
U.S. Navy Admiral John Richardson (L), the U.S. chief of naval operations, waits for Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe before their talks at Abe's official residence in Tokyo October 15, 2015. U.S. naval vessels sailing through international waters in the South China Sea, including areas claimed by China, cannot be considered provocative, the U.S. Navy's most senior uniformed officer said on Thursday, while a Chinese newspaper called for a firm response to any "unscrupulous" U.S. behavior. REUTERS/Yoshikazu Tsuno/Pool

‘We’ve given that an amazing amount of attention’

US Army Black Hawk Goes Down Near Yemen

World | Ryan Pickrell
A UH-60 Black Hawk Helicopter flys to Forward Operating Base Torkham, March 28, 2012, in Nangarhar province, Afghanistan. US Army/Flickr

Five rescued, one still missing

Navy Suspends Search For Nine Missing Sailors From USS John McCain

US | Jonah Bennett
Personnel work on the U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain after a collision, in Singapore waters

One sailor’s remains have been found

Navy Wants $250 Million For A Five-Bed Hospital

US | Thomas Phippen
GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba (Oct. 24, 2012) Hurricane Sandy makes landfall at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Hurricane Condition of Readiness 3 (COR III) was set base-wide in preparation for storm winds greater than 50 knots. Among a myriad of precautionary measures taken at the installation, all beaches were closed and all boating, diving and recreational swimming was suspended. All schools, roads and facilities were closed. Base residents were reminded on the importance of being prepared with a essential supplies and were advised to remain within their residence until the "all clear" was passed. (Flickr/U.S. Navy/Spc. Justin Ailes/Released)

‘Concerned with the significant costs’

Navy To Investigate Whether Damaged Destroyer Was Hacked

World | Ryan Pickrell
FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Navy destroyer USS John S. McCain conducts a patrol in the South China Sea, January 22, 2017. U.S. Navy/Petty Officer 3rd Class James Vazquez/Handout via REUTERS/File Photo

Navy considering all possibilities

US Destroyer Sustains Damage In Collision With Massive Oil Tanker

World | Ryan Pickrell
The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain sails in formation during exercise Foal Eagle 2013 in waters west of the Korean peninsula in this March 21, 2013 handout photo courtesy of the U.S. Navy. The Pentagon said on Tuesday that a second U.S. guided-missile destroyer had taken position in the western Pacific on a missile defense mission, as tensions rise over North Korea's threats of war against the United States and its ally, South Korea. REUTERS/U.S. Navy/Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Declan Barnes/Handout

Follows fatal Fitzgerald crash

Mattis To Sailors: You're Not P*****S Sitting On The Sidelines

US | Jonah Bennett
U.S. Defense Secretary Mattis testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington

‘You served something bigger than you’

Navy's Top Officer Weighs In On White Nationalist Charlottesville Rally

Politics | Jonah Bennett
Chief of U.S. Naval Operations Admiral John Richardson poses in Singapore

‘The shameful events in Charlottesville are unacceptable’

Navy F-18 Super Hornet Crashes After Suffering Engine Malfunction Mid-Flight

World | Jonah Bennett
U.S. Navy crew members prepare for a F-18 Super Hornet's launch on the flight deck of the U.S. Navy carrier USS Abraham Lincoln off Ulsan

‘The aircraft could not be stopped on the runway’

Pentagon Told To Justify The 'Mission' Of Military Bands

Politics | Thomas Phippen
Staff Sgt. Brenna Dooley plays “Taps” on the trumpet during the 2012 9/11 Rememberance Ceremony at Scott Air Force Base, Ill, Sept. 11, 2012. Dooley is with the U.S. Air Force Band of Mid-America. (Flikr/U.S. Air Force/ Staff Sgt. Stephenie Wade)

Please provide objective measures of ‘inspiring patriotism’