Sep 30, 2013 Across-the-board budget cuts that would slash the number of ships in the Merchant Marine would end up costing the Navy -- perhaps billions of dollars.
Jun 12, 2013 For 150 years, the official Navy communications system only allowed FOR ALL CAPITAL LETTERS.
Feb 22, 2013 President Obama goes to a shipyard next week where the USS Abraham Lincoln is awaiting refitting. An aircraft carrier is a great background for everything from presidents to Cher.
Aug 27, 2012 The Navy is offering sailors hundreds of extra dollars a month if they agree to go back out to sea sooner than expected.
Jul 12, 2012 As the USS Iowa opens in San Pedro, Calif., a look at what it takes to run a successful war ship museum.
Jul 5, 2012 The Department of Defense, a huge consumer of petroleum, is trying to develop biofuels on a large scale as an alternative. Republicans in Congress have voted the program out of an authorization bill, saying oil and even coal can meet the military's needs.
Feb 28, 2012 The Costa Allegra was stricken by a fire in the Indian Ocean yesterday, and is being towed to shore today. The second ship disaster in recent months could lead to treacherous seas ahead for the cruise industry.