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November 12th, 2014
05:59 PM ET

Turkish neo-nationalists assault U.S. Navy

Three U.S. Navy sailors were assaulted and had bags placed over their heads during a stop in Istanbul, Turkey. Full story

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Filed under: Barbara Starr • National security • Terror • Turkey • U.S. Navy
May 26th, 2014
01:55 PM ET

USS Cole remembers its deadly past

As it docks in New York for Fleet Week, the USS Cole, arguably the most famous - or infamous - ship in the U.S. Navy, remembers its violent past and derives from it a source of strength. CNN's Miguel Marquez reports.


Filed under: Miguel Marquez • National security • U.S. Navy
April 16th, 2014
02:41 PM ET

See why Navy paid $3 billion for this ship

The U.S. Navy's newest stealth destroyer is twice as long as the Statue of Liberty - and it barely shows up on radar. See the amazing new capabilities that cost $3 billion.


Filed under: Military • National security • U.S. Navy
August 9th, 2013
11:14 AM ET

Navy can't afford to fix submarine

Barbara Starr reports on repair plans being scrapped for a Navy submarine that was set on fire by a disgruntled worker.

RELATED STORY: Man torches $400 million nuke sub; Navy's budget struggles for air


Filed under: Barbara Starr • fire • Submarine • U.S. Navy
August 8th, 2013
11:33 AM ET

2012: Massive fire on nuclear sub

A fire burns for more than 12 hours aboard nuclear powered submarine. CNN's Chris Lawrence reports.

RELATED STORY: Man torches $400 million nuke sub; Navy's budget struggles for air


Filed under: Chris Lawrence • fire • Submarine • U.S. Navy