Carpino went 11 years through appeals with the Oakland VA to get his 100 percent disability approved.
A Navy tradition caught up with the repeal of the U.S. military’s “don’t ask, don’t tell” rule on Wednesday when two women sailors became the first to share the coveted “first kiss” on the pier after one of them returned from 80 days at sea.
The Navy says it plans to kick out 28 sailors assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan for using a synthetic drug that mimics marijuana called Spice.
One of three Navy sailors accused of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl at a house party in Connecticut two years ago has pleaded no contest to reduced charges.
Navy officials say a fighter jet has crashed in a field near a Central California air base. There’s no immediate word on any possible injuries.
Ten U.S. Navy crew members narrowly averted disaster when their helicopters accidentally dipped into Lake Tahoe in September while they tried to take photos for the squadron’s Facebook page, military investigators concluded.