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A $2 billion US Navy warship went up in flames in part because sailors failed to press a button, investigation finds

Crew members fight fire aboard the US Navy amphibious assault vessel USS Bonhomme Richard. Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images The Navy claims that the USS
Italian sailors knew of America 150 years before Christopher Columbus, new analysis of ancient documents suggests
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Italian sailors knew of America 150 years before Christopher Columbus, new analysis of ancient documents suggests

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 public domain An analysis of ancient writings shows that Christopher Columbus's Italian hometown knew about America 150 years
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South China Sea: US submarine collides with unknown object

Picture of the USS Connecticut leaving a port in 2018. Officials from the United States claim that a US nuclear submarine struck an "unknown
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5 missing Navy sailors have been declared dead after their helicopter crashed into the sea

After their helicopter crashed on August 31, five Navy sailors were declared dead. The Navy has announced that rescue and search efforts have
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Navy declares 5 missing sailors dead after helicopter crash

SAN DIEGO, (AP) Five missing sailors were declared dead by the U.S. Navy nearly a week following a helicopter crash in the Pacific Ocean. The Navy
Tokyo Olympics: Team GB sailors Hannah Mills and Eilidh McIntyre win 470 gold
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Tokyo Olympics: Team GB sailors Hannah Mills and Eilidh McIntyre win 470 gold

Last update on. From the section Olympics Tokyo Olympic Games on BBC Dates: 23 Jul-8 Aug Time in Tokyo: BST+8. Listen live on BBC TV, BBC iPlayer
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The Navy sent another carrier on a rare trip to the high north. Here's how sailors kept it going in harsh conditions around Alaska

The US Navy aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt was sent to Alaska by the US Navy in May as part of Exercise Northern Edge. It was the first
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�We�re proud.� Two Kentucky sailors killed at Pearl Harbor in 1941 coming home.

Floyd Helton wanted to learn a trade and he joined the U.S. Navy in 1940. He was just 17 years old when he asked his parents for permission. He