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News Analysis: Military Competition in Pacific Endures as Biggest Flash Point Between U.S. and China

News Analysis: Military Competition in Pacific Endures as Biggest Flash Point Between U.S. and China

American Navy pilots during a mission to observe Chinese construction activity on reefs and islands in the South China Sea in September.
U.S. Navy Carrier Suffers Second Aircraft Crash in Weeks

U.S. Navy Carrier Suffers Second Aircraft Crash in Weeks

Two aircraft assigned to the U.S.S. Ronald Reagan have crashed in recent months, including an F/A 18 Hornet on Monday.
‘A Game of Chicken’: U.S. and China Are Risking a Clash at Sea

‘A Game of Chicken’: U.S. and China Are Risking a Clash at Sea

The Decatur, an American destroyer, and a Chinese warship nearly collided in the South China Sea in September. The two navies have no conduct agreement to keep a conflict from escalating.
U.S. and China Are Playing ‘Game of Chicken’ in South China Sea

U.S. and China Are Playing ‘Game of Chicken’ in South China Sea

The Decatur, an American destroyer, and a Chinese warship nearly collided in the South China Sea in September. The two navies have no conduct agreement to keep a conflict from escalating.
‘Cold War’ Takes New Meaning for U.S. Marines at a NATO Exercise

‘Cold War’ Takes New Meaning for U.S. Marines at a NATO Exercise

An American SH-60 helicopter moving equipment and personnel between the amphibious assault ship Iwo Jima and the shore on Friday as part of NATO’s Trident Juncture exercise off the coast of Trondheim,
‘Cold War’ Takes New Meaning for U.S. Marines at a NATO Exercise

‘Cold War’ Takes New Meaning for U.S. Marines at a NATO Exercise

An American SH-60 helicopter moving equipment and personnel between the amphibious assault ship Iwo Jima and the shore on Friday as part of NATO’s Trident Juncture exercise off the coast of Trondheim,
Raye Montague, the Navy’s ‘Hidden Figure’ Ship Designer, Dies at 83

Raye Montague, the Navy’s ‘Hidden Figure’ Ship Designer, Dies at 83

Raye Montague in an undated photo. At the height of her career, she was briefing the Joint Chiefs of Staff every month and teaching at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md. Many of her
Raye Montague, the Navy’s ‘Hidden Figure’ Ship Designer, Dies at 83

Raye Montague, the Navy’s ‘Hidden Figure’ Ship Designer, Dies at 83

Raye Montague in an undated photo. At the height of her career, she was briefing the Joint Chiefs of Staff every month and teaching at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md. Many of her
Raye Montague, the Navy’s ‘Hidden Figure’ Ship Designer, Dies at 83

Raye Montague, the Navy’s ‘Hidden Figure’ Ship Designer, Dies at 83

Raye Montague in an undated photo. At the height of her career, she was briefing the Joint Chiefs of Staff every month and teaching at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md. Many of her
F.B.I. Arrests Utah Man in Ricin Scare at Pentagon

F.B.I. Arrests Utah Man in Ricin Scare at Pentagon

Defense Department workers in protective suits screened mail on Tuesday, after the discovery of two envelopes thought to contain the deadly poison ricin.
F.B.I. Arrests Utah Man in Ricin Scare at Pentagon

F.B.I. Arrests Utah Man in Ricin Scare at Pentagon

Defense Department workers in protective suits screened mail on Tuesday, after the discovery of two envelopes thought to contain the deadly poison ricin.
China’s Sea Control Is a Done Deal, ‘Short of War With the U.S.’

China’s Sea Control Is a Done Deal, ‘Short of War With the U.S.’

An American crew monitored China’s buildup in the South China Sea this month from a Navy P-8A Poseidon reconnaissance plane.
China’s Sea Control Is a Done Deal, ‘Short of War With the U.S.’

China’s Sea Control Is a Done Deal, ‘Short of War With the U.S.’

An American crew monitored China’s buildup in the South China Sea this month from a Navy P-8A Poseidon reconnaissance plane.
At War: Why Did a Naval Mine Show Up Off the Coast of Washington?

At War: Why Did a Naval Mine Show Up Off the Coast of Washington?

Navy divers assessing an unexploded mine off the coast of Brownsville, Wash., on Tuesday.
With Ships and Missiles, China Is Ready to Challenge U.S. Navy in Pacific

With Ships and Missiles, China Is Ready to Challenge U.S. Navy in Pacific

China’s first aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, at sea in April. First launched by the Soviet Union in 1988, it was sold for $20 million to a Chinese investor who said it would become a floating casino,
With Ships and Missiles, China Is Ready to Challenge U.S. Navy in Pacific

With Ships and Missiles, China Is Ready to Challenge U.S. Navy in Pacific

China’s first aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, at sea in April. First launched by the Soviet Union in 1988, it was sold for $20 million to a Chinese investor who said it would become a floating casino,
First, the Yankees Played the Indians. Then World War ll Took the Field.

First, the Yankees Played the Indians. Then World War ll Took the Field.

Ted Williams lit Babe Ruth’s cigar at Yankee Stadium on July 28, 1943, when they participated in a game that benefited war-relief efforts.
First, the Yankees Played the Indians. Then World War ll Took the Field.

First, the Yankees Played the Indians. Then World War ll Took the Field.

Ted Williams lit Babe Ruth’s cigar at Yankee Stadium on July 28, 1943, when they participated in a game that benefited war-relief efforts.