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Incoming U.S. Navy plebes, or freshmen, are taught how to salute on their first day at the U.S. Naval Academy July 1, 2015 in Annapolis, Maryland. Over 1,193 Plebes will be processed through various stations that will culminate with the Oath of Office ceremony to become members of the Naval Academy's Class of 2019.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

‘Plebes’ Begin Their 1st Day at the Naval Academy

More than 1,100 young men and women have arrived at the U.S. Naval Academy to begin a rigorous path toward careers as Navy officers.

07/01/2015

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Naval Academy Freshmen Make Annual Herndon Climb

Naval Academy freshmen are climbing up a greasy monument in the hot and humid weather on Monday for the annual Herndon Monument climb.

05/18/2015

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Naval Academy Graduation, Blue Angels Expected to Cause Traffic Delays

Residents driving around in the Annapolis area this week should expect significant delays due to Naval Academy activities and graduation ceremony and Blue Angels flight practices.

05/18/2015

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (C) delivers the commencement speech during the United States Naval Academy graduation.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Vice President Biden to Speak at Naval Academy Graduation

Vice President Joe Biden is scheduled to speak at the U.S. Naval Academy’s graduation next month.

04/07/2015

The campus of US Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Naval Academy Commandant to Lead Wesley College

A former commandant of the U.S. Naval Academy has been tapped to become the new president at Wesley College, a private, Methodist-affiliated institution in Dover.

03/17/2015

Midshipman Second Class Rolando Amador from Harpswell, Maine. (Credit: U.S. Naval Academy)

Midshipman Found Dead in Dorm Room

A 22-year-old midshipman was found dead in his room in Bankroft Hall Thursday night, according to Naval Academy officials.

02/07/2015

A man visits a bench, which represents a victim during the 9/11 Pentagon attack, prior to a ceremony to mark the 13th anniversary of the terrorists attacks at the Pentagon Memorial Sept. 11, 2014 in front of the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Motorcycle Rally in D.C., Half-Staff Flags in Md. Among Sept. 11 Anniversary Events

Thousands of motorcyclists are headed for a rally in the nation’s capital to honor victims of the Sept. 11 terror attacks 13 years ago.

09/11/2014

ARLINGTON, VA - OCTOBER 01:   A U.S. Marine Corps honor guard from Marine Barracks Washington  holds a U.S. flag during the reinternment ceremony of the late Marine 1st Lieutenant Travis Manion, who was killed while supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2007, at Arlington National Cemetery on October 1, 2010 in Arlington, Virginia. Manion was originally buried in West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania. His family made a decision to relocate his remains after they found out his roommate and best friend from the Naval Academy Brendan Looney was one of the nine troops who killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan last week. The two buddies who were killed fighting for their country will be buried side-by-side in Arlington after Looney?s funeral on Monday, October 4, 2010.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Travis Manion 9/11 Heroes Run: ‘If Not Me, Then Who?’

Fallen 1st Lt. Travis Manion once said, “If not me, then who?” and on Sunday others who share that mentality are being honored in the Travis Manion 9/11 Heroes Run.

09/07/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - AUGUST 30: Quarterback J.T. Barrett #16 of the Ohio State Buckeyes rushes for a first down against the Navy Midshipmen during the first half at M&T Bank Stadium on August 30, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

No. 5 Ohio State Pulls Away to Beat Navy 34-17

Redshirt freshman J.T. Barrett threw for 226 yards and two touchdowns in his college debut, and No. 5 Ohio State beat Navy 34-17 Saturday for its 25th consecutive regular-season victory.

08/30/2014

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Former Naval Academy Dairy Farm to be Organic

Anne Arundel County officials say the current tenants of the former Naval Academy dairy farm will resume organic operation of the property.

08/27/2014

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