| Oct 1, 2014
| 8:44 AM
Kevin Brenton, a retired U.S. Navy captain and former submarine squadron commander, has joined Huntington Ingalls Industries as corporate director of customer affairs for submarine programs, the company announced this week.
Brenton most recently...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Otter Media, the online-video joint venture of AT&T and The Chernin Group, named former American Airlines and AT&T exec Virasb Vahidi as CEO and also appointed ex-YouTube VP of content Tom Pickett to lead its targeted-channels business.
Formed in April...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 10:29 PM
Private companies specializing in deep ocean search will be hired to continue the quest to find Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Australia’s prime minister said Monday, and the cost could run more than $55 million and take six to eight months.
| Apr 28, 2014
| 1:16 PM
SAN DIEGO -- The former commander of the U.S. Navy's Blue Angels, under investigation for alleged sexual harassment, has resigned as president of the San Diego-based Tailhook Assn.
Capt. Gregory McWherter resigned from the position he has held with...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 7:00 AM
I'd like to respond to the several articles, opinion pieces and letters addressing the topic of wind turbines in Somerset County ("Gone with the wind farm?" April 20).
Do the math. Reporters, editors and readers should question the claims of Pioneer...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 9:00 AM
As a passionate aerospace buff and American taxpayer, I'm discouraged a man of Capt. Gregory McWherter's talent, training and expertise would be relieved of his Blue Angels command based on allegations of a "nasty work environment." I've read Susan...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 4:49 PM
EVERETT, Wash. -- The numbers tell the story in the lovely but dangerous Stillaguamish Valley, site of a deadly March landslide, one of the worst natural disasters in Washington state history.
Thirty-seven days spent searching for victims -- first...
| May 1, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Wars are often at their most dangerous as they are winding down, fraught with unpredictability and chaos. But that is also the time when the conflict's true trajectory becomes clear, and the perspective of thoughtful and seasoned observers takes on...
| May 27, 2014
| 6:16 PM
For the first time since it was dedicated last July, the refurbished war memorial in Two Strike Park, which features 42 names on local fallen military personnel, was the site for a Memorial Day service in La Crescenta on Monday.
During the service, the...
| May 28, 2014
| 11:50 AM
First Lady Michelle Obama will appear at a ceremony next week that recognizes the start of construction on a submarine named after her home state.
At the June 2 keel-laying ceremony, the first lady will deliver remarks and meet the USS Illinois’...
| May 30, 2014
Exhibit A solo exhibition by Margaret Lee will be on display through Sunday, June 1, at Main Street Gallery, 216A Main St. in Annapolis. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Information: 410-216-7166 or mainstreetfineart.com.
'U.S. Navy Ships of War...