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What Are Limpet Mines, and How Do They Work?

Here’s all you need to know about the devices, which are named for a type of mollusk that sticks to rocks and are hard to remove.
After Placing Blame for Attacks, Trump Faces Difficult Choices on Confronting Iran

After Placing Blame for Attacks, Trump Faces Difficult Choices on Confronting Iran

The president has said Tehran will suffer if American interests are threatened. But he has been vague about what his response might be, and the administration is divided.
After Placing Blame for Attacks, Trump Faces Difficult Choices on Confronting Iran

After Placing Blame for Attacks, Trump Faces Difficult Choices on Confronting Iran

The president has said Tehran will suffer if American interests are threatened. But he has been vague about what his response might be, and the administration is divided.
Russian and U.S. Navy Ships Narrowly Avoid Collision in Philippine Sea

Russian and U.S. Navy Ships Narrowly Avoid Collision in Philippine Sea

The ships came within 50 to 100 feet of each other, the U.S. Navy said, but the Americans and the Russians offered much different accounts.
Russian and U.S. Navy Ships Narrowly Avoid Collision in Philippine Sea

Russian and U.S. Navy Ships Narrowly Avoid Collision in Philippine Sea

The ships came within 50 to 100 feet of each other, the U.S. Navy said, but the Americans and the Russians offered much different accounts.
Mulvaney Says McCain Ship Episode Is ‘Much Ado About Nothing’

Mulvaney Says McCain Ship Episode Is ‘Much Ado About Nothing’

The White House again played down its directive to hide a Navy warship named after Senator John McCain as the Pentagon warned against politicizing the military.
Mulvaney Says McCain Ship Episode Is ‘Much Ado About Nothing’

Mulvaney Says McCain Ship Episode Is ‘Much Ado About Nothing’

The White House again played down its directive to hide a Navy warship named after Senator John McCain as the Pentagon warned against politicizing the military.
Acting Defense Chief Says He Wouldn’t Have Hidden McCain Ship

Acting Defense Chief Says He Wouldn’t Have Hidden McCain Ship

The acting secretary, Patrick Shanahan, who is facing a tough Senate confirmation battle, told reporters that “our business is to run military operations and not become politicized.”
Acting Defense Chief Says He Wouldn’t Have Hidden McCain Ship

Acting Defense Chief Says He Wouldn’t Have Hidden McCain Ship

The acting secretary, Patrick Shanahan, who is facing a tough Senate confirmation battle, told reporters that “our business is to run military operations and not become politicized.”
John McCain and Trump’s Narcissism: A Clash at Sea

John McCain and Trump’s Narcissism: A Clash at Sea

The White House coddles the president, even by disparaging a warship, its crew and a Navy hero.
Let’s Not Upset the President: The White House Tells the Navy to Hide the U.S.S. McCain

Let’s Not Upset the President: The White House Tells the Navy to Hide the U.S.S. McCain

The request was an effort to keep Mr. McCain’s name out of photographs while Mr. Trump was at a naval base in Japan.
Let’s Not Upset the President: The White House Tells the Navy to Hide the U.S.S. McCain

Let’s Not Upset the President: The White House Tells the Navy to Hide the U.S.S. McCain

The request was an effort to keep Mr. McCain’s name out of photographs while Mr. Trump was at a naval base in Japan.
Navy Destroyer John McCain Hidden During Trump’s Japan Visit

Navy Destroyer John McCain Hidden During Trump’s Japan Visit

While Navy officials insisted they did not hide the ship, they did give all of sailors aboard the day off on Tuesday as President Trump visited Yokosuka Naval Base in Japan.
Navy Destroyer John McCain Hidden During Trump’s Japan Visit

Navy Destroyer John McCain Hidden During Trump’s Japan Visit

While Navy officials insisted they did not hide the ship, they did give all of sailors aboard the day off on Tuesday as President Trump visited Yokosuka Naval Base in Japan.
More Than Patriotism on Their Sleeves: Military Patches Sport Trump Likeness

More Than Patriotism on Their Sleeves: Military Patches Sport Trump Likeness

A flap over politically themed patches worn by some American troops during President Trump’s visit of a warship in Japan has forced the Navy to review its policies.
More Than Patriotism on Their Sleeves: Military Patches Sport Trump Likeness

More Than Patriotism on Their Sleeves: Military Patches Sport Trump Likeness

A flap over politically themed patches worn by some American troops during President Trump’s visit of a warship in Japan has forced the Navy to review its policies.
‘Wow, What Is That?’ Navy Pilots Report Unexplained Flying Objects

‘Wow, What Is That?’ Navy Pilots Report Unexplained Flying Objects

No one at the Pentagon is saying that the objects are extraterrestrial, but the Navy has issued new classified guidance for reporting unexplained aerial phenomena.
‘Wow, What Is That?’ Navy Pilots Report Unexplained Flying Objects

‘Wow, What Is That?’ Navy Pilots Report Unexplained Flying Objects

No one at the Pentagon is saying that the objects are extraterrestrial, but the Navy has issued new classified guidance for reporting unexplained aerial phenomena.
‘Wow, What Is That?’ Navy Pilots Report Unexplained Flying Objects

‘Wow, What Is That?’ Navy Pilots Report Unexplained Flying Objects

No one at the Pentagon is saying that the objects are extraterrestrial, but the Navy has issued new classified guidance for reporting unexplained aerial phenomena.

Five Sailors From Texas Military Base Face Charges of Aggravated Sexual Assault

The alleged assaults were reported to have happened one year ago in the back of a truck in a park in San Marcos, Tex., the police said.