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Happy Birthday, Mr. President

“It follows then as certain as that night succeeds the day, that without a decisive naval force we can do nothing definitive, and with it, everything honorable and glorious.” – President George Washington, 15 November 1781, to Marquis de Lafayette. [The Writings of George Washington from the Original Manuscript Sources 1745-1799. vol.23. (Washington, …

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Day 2: Fleet Week New York

The following post was written by MC2 Patrick House on May 26, 2011 from New York City during Fleet Week New York 2011. Today is day 2 of New York Fleet Week 2011. Yesterday we kicked off the festivities with the parade of ships. Today there was a lot more …

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U.S. Navy Photos of the Year – 2010

This production features selected images from around the fleet and represents the work of the many naval photographers deployed worldwide as submitted to Navy Visual News Service. For access to more than 90 thousand high resolution photos visit: http://www.navy.mil/view_photos_top.asp or http://www.flickr.com/photos/usnavynvns. [youtube vRGrYgQXHSw]

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TOP 10: Navy Stories of 2010

In 2010, the Navy News Service staff published nearly 6,000 stories on Navy.mil with subjects ranging from women serving aboard submarines to Navy green energy initiatives to global exercises to humanitarian relief in Pakistan and Haiti. Those stories along with photos, video and social media posts kept you updated with the …

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Meet NavyLive Blogger, LT Sarah Higgins

We are excited to introduce you to the newest member of our NavyLive blogging team, LT Sarah Higgins. She leads a team of four U.S. public affairs personnel to increase the capabilities of the Afghan National Army and Afghan National Police public affairs staffs in southern Afghanistan. In addition to that, LT Higgins has agreed to be a guest blogger here on NavyLive twice a month to share her experiences with YOU!

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