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GROTON, Conn. (Feb. 13, 2014) Attack submarine USS Virginia (SSN 774) arrives at Naval Submarine Base New London in Groton, Conn., after completing a scheduled six-month overseas deployment in the European operating region. (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Timothy Hawkins/Released)

Attack Sub ‘Virginia’ Returns To Groton

The attack submarine USS Virginia has returned to Groton following a six-month deployment.

02/13/2014

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Former Manchester Man Indicted On Charges Of Stealing Air Force Info

Federal prosecutors say a former defense contractor engineer has been indicted on charges of stealing proprietary information about the Air Force F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Program and military jet engines that he tried to ship to Iran.

01/21/2014

Electric Boat shipyard (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Electric Boat Expects Growth Despite Projected Drop In Defense Spending

Navy contractor Electric Boat expects to grow significantly in the years ahead despite an expected decline in U.S. defense spending because of strong support for the strategic roles played by submarines, the company’s president said Tuesday.

01/14/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - DECEMBER 08: Running back Marshawn Lynch #24 of the Seattle Seahawks gets caught by linebackers Patrick Willis #52 and NaVorro Bowman #53 of the San Francisco 49ers after a gain of six yards early in the first quarter on December 8, 2013 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California. The 49ers won 19-17. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

49er Defense Must Stop Run, Create Turnovers To Defeat Seattle

When the 49ers and Seahawks meet for the third time this season the stakes could not be higher. The winner will move on to the Super Bowl, while the loser will have to deal with falling just short of the big stage and to make matters worse at the hands of their hated division rival.

01/14/2014

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UTC Cancels Planned Furloughs

United Technologies Corp. canceled a planned furlough of 2,000 workers after the Department of Defense recalled most of its civilian employees.

10/06/2013

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Fantasy Football: Top 12 Sleepers By Position

Here’s a look at some sleepers that could pay dividends in your fantasy league.

08/16/2013

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Jets Defense Closely Knit– But Not Tightly Wound

New York Jets defensive line coach Karl Dunbar’s revamped and close-knit defensive line is considered perhaps the New York Jets’ biggest strength heading into training camp in a few weeks.

07/08/2013

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Courtney: Sub Will Be Used For Parts

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney says the Navy will use a submarine that was recently taken out of commission for spare parts as it repairs a fire-damaged sub at a Maine shipyard. […]

10/03/2012

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Revis’ Status Uncertain For Jets’ Meeting With Dolphins

Darrelle Revis’ status is uncertain for the Jets’ meeting with the Miami Dolphins on Sunday.

09/18/2012

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Jets’ Rex Gets Defensive About Tebow’s Snaps; Defiant On ‘D’

“We’ve always said from Day 1 that we can do it 20 times, 40 times, 10 times, two times, whatever, but we determine that, OK?” Ryan said Tuesday.

09/18/2012

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