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Fleet Forces Dispatches Four Ships for Humanitarian Relief

Fleet Forces Dispatches Four Ships for Humanitarian Relief

In a May 2015 report, the GAO said that the Navy's schedules for overseas ships limited dedicated training and maintenance time - and found that incidents of degraded or out-of-service equipment almost doubled from 2009 to 2014. Moran, asked how ships could be allowed to operate without certifications, said that there is a process under which waivers can be granted if a ship's commanding officer requests it.


White House accuses Clinton of 'reckless attacks' in book

White House accuses Clinton of 'reckless attacks' in book

The press secretary said these revelations were proof that Trump made the correct choice after the fact. "His actions were improper and likely could have been illegal". "That's the job of the Department of Justice, and something they should certainly look at", she said. Meanwhile, Sanders also announced during Tuesday's briefing that the president planned to travel to Florida on Thursday to tour the destruction from Hurricane Irma.



N.Korea threatens U.S. over new sanctions

Bill Richardson, a former USA ambassador to the United Nations who's visited North Korea eight times, said Monday that China can't be counted on to resolve the American conflict with Kim's regime because "they want to see turmoil for us in the region".


Rackspace To Acquire Rival Datapipe Creating Managed Cloud Services Giant

Rackspace To Acquire Rival Datapipe Creating Managed Cloud Services Giant

Datapipe also brings big U.S. and U.K. government customers , including the U.S. Departments of Defense, Energy, and Treasury, and the U.K. Cabinet Office, Ministry of Justice, and Department of Transport. According to Brunson, Rackspace sees the deal as a win-win situation, pointing out that Datapipe's existing customers will benefit from Rackspace's experience with Microsoft , VMware , and OpenStack private clouds, including Azure Stack and VMware Cloud on AWS; its managed Google ...


Hurricane Jose moves away from Caribbean

Hurricane Jose moves away from Caribbean

With only emergency vehicles allowed into the Keys, residents stuck at the checkpoint in Florida City, a Miami suburb, shouted at police and swore at media. "Well", he added, "we're about to get punched in the face". "We're asking folks to be patient and remain sheltered in place", said St. Augustine Fire Chief Carlos Aviles.


Dutch King says devastation at St. Martin is worst he's seen

Dutch King says devastation at St. Martin is worst he's seen

Haiti's government said on Tuesday more than 10,000 people were in shelters after heavy rains flooded the former French colony. An estimated 6,000 Americans were stranded when Irma hit St. "They reacted far too late". Once all Dutch tourists have been evacuated, Rutte said the "highest priority is to evacuate people who don't live permanently there, students and temporary workers".