Chief Petty Officer Adam M. Foti was assigned to the destroyer USS Jason Dunham.
China says it has its forces in the area on high alert, as the U.S. Navy makes its 12th passage of the year.
Once again, the Navy will have USS Barb in the fleet.
The officers of the USS Cole reflect on the 20th anniversary of the deadly suicide bomber attack on the ship.
In addition to the narcotics seizure, the ship and its personnel also helped oversee navigation operations.
The guided-missile destroyer Stout marked its 208th day at sea on Saturday.
"Big Bad John is back, and we are more ready and more lethal than ever before."
The Fighting Fitz is heading to its new homeport at Naval Base San Diego.
Two lawsuits filed in the U.S. District Court for Eastern Louisiana sought more than $287 million from Japan-based NYK Line.
Ten sailors participated in a unique Navy ceremony this month.
There are nearly 15 million American males between the ages of 63 and 78. Approximately 5.5 million are Vietnam-era veterans.
In a letter to VA Secretary Robert Wilkie, Rep. Elaine Luria, D-Va., said the plan was developed with no notice to Congress.
Nearly half of the more than 69,000 claims for "Blue Water Navy" Agent Orange benefits have been processed.
About 200 soldiers going through Basic Combat Training at Sill were issued a full Army Green Service Uniform.
The operations halt follows a pair of recent crashes, including one that killed two military officers.