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Tactical Fitness: Pushups After a Collar Bone Injury


After an injury, getting back to normal can take some time as it is a process that has to follow these steps: Injury Reduce Swelling Healing Regain Full Range of Motion Rebuilding Back to Normal This process can take a few weeks to more than a year depending upon the inury's severity, and if surgery is requ... more

Navy: Former USS Anzio Skipper Committed Sexual Harassment

Capt. Brian Sorenson (Photo: US Navy)

NORFOLK, Va. -- The former commanding officer of the USS Anzio could be kicked out of the Navy for sexual harassment, abusive sexual contact and conduct unbecoming an officer and a gentleman after a night of heavy drinking with his crew while he was in the charge of the guided missile cruiser. Officials relieved Capt. Brian K. Sorenson of comma... more

Navy Celebrates 2016 African American/Black History Month

Adm. Michelle Howard, right, lends a hand to Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus as he and Wayne Cowles, Howard's husband, put four-star shoulder boards on Howard's service white uniform during her promotion ceremony. (U.S. Navy photo)

WASHINGTON — Throughout the month of February, the Navy joins our nation in celebrating the history and culture of African-American and Black Sailors during African-American/Black History Month. Established in 1926, President Gerald R. Ford expanded the celebration in 1976 to include the entire month of February. This year, Navy commands are en... more

Former High School Band Teacher Now Navy Musician

Under the direction of Lt. Patrick K. Sweeten, the Pacific Fleet Band marches in the 51st annual Merrie Monarch Festival Parade, April 26, 2014. (U.S. Navy photo by Musician 2nd Class Andrea Sematoske/Released)

Former Smith-Cotton High School Band teacher Brian Kloppenburg, now serving with the U.S. Navy, will soon be sent to Japan to serve in the Navy Band 7th Fleet. Music Petty Officer 3rd Class Kloppenburg said, by phone from Norfolk, Virginia, that serving as a Navy musician is the best job in the world. Kloppenburg, 30, was S-C Band band teacher ... more

Defense Secretary Says Plan Focuses on High-end Ships

Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter addresses a group of United States sailors during a visit to the San Diego Naval Base Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

SAN DIEGO -- The Pentagon's budget plan over the next five years will focus on investing in more high-end Naval ships and a newly modified defense missile able to also target ships at long range, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Wednesday. Carter told sailors during a visit to Naval Base San Diego that the plan includes spending $2.9 billion f... more

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