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USS Dwight D. Eisenhower Departs For Deployment

Navy IDs Sailor Who Died in Fall at Va. Barracks

The Navy has identified a 21-year-old sailor who fell to his death from a sixth-floor balcony of a barracks at Naval Station Norfolk.


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Records: Man Who Shot Sailor Was Convicted Felon

The civilian truck driver who killed a sailor aboard a destroyer at the world’s largest naval base was a Virginia man who records show was a convicted felon, the Navy said Thursday.


Navy says Petty Officer 2nd Class Mark Mayo gave his life to protect another sailor. (Getty Images)

Navy Says The Sailor Who Died At Virginia Base Was Protecting A Colleague

Petty Officer 2nd Class Mark Mayo saved another sailor’s life by jumping between her and a civilian gunman.


(Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Andrew Dunlap/U.S. Navy via Getty Images)

Navy Holds Memorial in Va. for Helicopter Crash Victims

About 1,200 sailors in dress blue uniforms packed an auditorium to remember three of their colleagues who died after their helicopter crashed in the Atlantic Ocean.


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Navy Begins Distributing Flame-Resistant Clothing

The Navy has started distributing flame-resistant coveralls to its sailors.


U.S. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus. (Credit: Kevin S. O'Brien/U.S. Navy via Getty Images)

Navy Secretary To Unveil New Initiative For Sailors And Marines In Virginia In “All Hands” Call

Navy Secretary Ray Mabus will announce a new initiative for sailors and Marines around the world during a rare “all hands” call.