Military families and retirees may soon have only one health care plan option and higher out-of-pocket fees under a controversial new Defense Department budget proposal that would combine Tricare Prime, Extra and Standard into one program.
WASHINGTON (NNS)—Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Jonathan Greenert and Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Mike Stevens released this week another episode of "Conversation with a Shipmate" further discussing the Navy's commitment to ethics.
Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus today announced an increase in Career Sea Pay (CSP) and Career Sea Pay Premium (CSP—P) for eligible Sailors and Marines serving aboard ships whose primary mission is conducted at sea.
The Department of the Navy released its proposed $148 billion budget for fiscal year 2015 (FY15), March 4.
The 10th Nimitz—class aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) arrived in Piraeus, Greece, for a scheduled port visit Mar. 4.
Russia's President Vladimir Putin says Ukraine has seen an unconstitutional coup and armed seizure of power. Putin said that while the Ukrainian parliament is legitimate, the acting president is not.
The Center for Personal and Professional Development (CPPD) is asking Sailors to submit their Navy Tuition Assistance (TA) requests — and now would be good —— said the director of Navy Voluntary Education (VOLED) March 3.
A magnitude 6.6 earthquake shook the island of Okinawa Japan during the wee hours of the morning, March 3.
In a sudden reprise of Cold War sensibilities, the U.S. and its allies are weighing sanctions on Moscow and whether to bolster defenses in Europe in response to Russia's military advances on Ukraine.