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    Navy Yard Shooting Security Review

    Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Navy Secretary Ray Mabus briefed reporters on the results of the department’s internal security review after the September 16, 2013, shooting at the…

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    Book Discussion on Eyes on the Target

    Richard Miniter talked about his new book, Eyes on Target: Inside Stories from the Brotherhood of the U.S. Navy SEALs, in which Mr. Miniter chronicles the history of the Navy SEALs and…

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    Cheating by Naval Nuclear Trainees

    Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Jonathan Greenert and the director of Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program, Admiral John Richardson, briefed reporters on an ongoing investigation into…

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    Secretary Ray Mabus on Navy Contracting

    Navy Secretary Ray Mabus briefed reporters on a review of husbanding policies and new contracting initiatives being made in response to a recent corruption and bribery scandal in port…

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    Navy Yard Shooting Investigation

    Rear Admiral John Kirby talked about the Navy’s investigation of the shooting that took place at the Washington, D.C., Navy Yard September 16, 2013. A naval contractor, who was a…

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    Russia's Participation in the U.S. Civil War

    Historian Webster Griffin Tarpley talked about the contribution of Russian Tsar Alexander II to a northern victory in the U.S. Civil War. He said that the Imperial Russian government…

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    Washington Navy Yard Shooting Memorial Service

    President Obama spoke at a memorial service for the victims of the September 16, 2013, shooting at the Washington Navy Yard. President and Mrs. Obama also spoke with members of…

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    History of the Brig Niagara

    Walter Rybka, Senior Captain of the Flagship Niagara, talked about the reconstructed relief flagship of Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry. The Niagara, part of a fleet constructed in Erie…

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    State of the U.S. Navy

    Admiral Jonathan Greenert talked about the state of the U.S. Navy. He focused on the impact of sequestration budget cuts and what the Navy might look like in 2023 based in on the…

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    Maritime Uses for Drones and Other Robotic Technology

    Defense and security experts talked about trends in the development and deployment of unmanned maritime systems, and the potential impact of undersea drones on maritime…

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    USS Torsk, Part I

    Nat Little, an education crew chief with Historic Ships in Baltimore, Maryland, visited the USS Torsk submarine in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. Commissioned in December of 1944, the…

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    Book Discussion on Mayday

    Seth Cropsey talked about his book, Mayday: The Decline of American Naval Supremacy, in which he argues that the naval supremacy the U.S. has enjoyed since the end of World War II is…

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    Navy Commander on Naval Operations

    Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Admiral Jonathan Greenert briefed reporters at the Pentagon. He spoke about the Navy’s plan to prevent sexual assaults. He also talked about…

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    Union and Confederate Navies

    James McPherson talked about his book, War on the Waters: The Union and Confederate Navies, 1861-1865, in which he argues that the actions of both navies determined whether or not foreign…

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    U.S. Naval Academy Commencement Ceremony

    President Obama gave the commencement address to the 2013 U.S. Naval Academy graduating class. Among his comments he referred to a Pentagon report on sexual assault in the military…

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    Senator McCain on the Role of the U.S. Navy

    Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) talked about the role of the U.S. Navy, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included North Korea, the Middle East,…

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    U.S. Naval Academy's Academic Programs

    Academic Dean and Provost Andrew Phillips talked about the U.S. Naval Academy’s academic program, leadership development, and daily routine for midshipmen attending the…

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    U.S. Naval Academy History and Mission

    Vice Admiral Michael Miller described the role, mission, and history of the U.S. Naval Academy. Among the topics he addressed were leadership development programs, academic challenges,…

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    Midshipman

    Midshipman First Class Caitlan Foran talked about her experience as a female midshipman and how attending the Naval Academy differed from the traditional college experience.

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    U.S. Navy History and Mission

    Secretary Ray Mabus talked about the Navy’s mission and role in geopolitical hotspots such as Asia and the Middle East. He also spoke about the impact of sequestration on the…

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