The Most Read Stories This Week on Military.com

A crewmember of the Ohio-class guided-missile submarine, USS Florida (SSGN 728), heaves a line ashore as she arrives for a port visit on the island of Crete. (U.S. Navy/Paul Farley)
A crewmember of the Ohio-class guided-missile submarine, USS Florida (SSGN 728), heaves a line ashore as she arrives for a port visit on the island of Crete. (U.S. Navy/Paul Farley)

Here's a look at the most popular stories this week on Military.com.

 

Navy Sacks Second Submarine Commander in 5 Days

The commanding officer of the second submarine to integrate women into its previously all-male crews has been removed from his job, Navy leaders announced Friday.

By Gina Harkins | Read more

 

Veteran ID Card Program to Get Speed Boost in October

Veterans who apply for ID cards through the Department of Veteran Affairs program rolled out last year should start to see a faster turnaround time in October, officials said Aug. 31.

By Amy Bushatz | Read more

 

When It Comes to Medical Marijuana, Veterans Often Have to Improvise

It wasn't until years after she got out of the Navy that Elizabeth Bietts went to the Department of Veterans Affairs. Bietts, who worked as an airplane mechanic, said she was raped 12 times during her almost seven years in the Navy, and didn't talk about it until she went to file a claim for benefits with the VA years later.

By Julia Bergman, The Day | Read more

 

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-- Sean Mclain Brown can be reached at sean.brown@military.com. Follow him on Twitter at @seanmclainbrown

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