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Sequestration Sinks Sub

By DAVID SHARP  Associated Press PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ The Navy has decided to scrap the USS Miami instead of repairing the nuclear-powered submarine because of budget cuts and growing costs of repairing damage from […]

08/07/2013

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Navy Firms Up Estimates Of Repair Costs To Burned Sub

The cost to fix a Groton-based submarine that was severely damaged by a fire at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard will come in within $50 million of the original estimate.

08/22/2012

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Arrest in Fire Aboard Groton-Based Submarine

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ A civilian employee working as a painter and sandblaster aboard a submarine at a Maine shipyard has been charged with setting a fire that caused $400 million in damages to the […]

07/23/2012

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EPA Says Navy Landlords Failed To Warn Of Lead Paint Threat

Housing providers at Navy bases in Connecticut and Maine have been accused of failing to notify tenants about potential lead paint hazards.

01/10/2012

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