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USS Miami Submarine Fire (Photo courtesy WBZ-TV)

Navy Says Goodbye To Groton-Based Arson-Damaged Sub

The Navy said farewell Friday to the USS Miami, the nuclear-powered submarine whose service was cut short when a shipyard employee trying to get out of work set it on fire.

03/28/2014

Navy Submarine Base New London, Groton CT  (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Navy To Survey Women On Interest In Submarine Duty

A survey to be issued soon to female sailors across the Navy is designed to measure the level of interest in serving aboard submarines.

03/07/2014

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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Happy Greetings For A Connecticut Naval Sub Today

A U.S. Navy attack submarine is returning home to Connecticut after completing its first overseas deployment.

12/20/2013

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28-Year Sentence In Navy Vets Charity Fraud

A judge handed down a 28-year prison sentence Monday to a man convicted of masterminding a $100 million, cross-country Navy veterans charity fraud.

12/16/2013

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Groton Sailor Faces Life Sentence For Rape

A military jury in Connecticut has convicted a Navy sailor of raping a female colleague in March at his home near the Naval Submarine Base in Groton.

08/29/2013

Electric Boat shipyard (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Union Says 450-500 Layoffs Expected At Electric Boat

A union that represents workers at Electric Boat says it has been told by the submarine builder to expect between 450 and 500 layoffs over the next few months.

08/23/2013

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Navy Sub Returns to Groton After 1st Deployment

GROTON, Conn. (AP) _ A Navy attack submarine has returned to Groton after completing its first deployment. USS New Mexico arrived back at Naval Submarine Base New London on Monday afternoon. The submarine traveled more […]

08/12/2013

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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

Submarine Virginia (Lt. Patrick Evans/Navy Photo)

Navy Resumes Sub-Escort Duties On Thames

The U.S. Navy is taking back responsibility for escorting its submarines along the Thames River to and from its base in Groton.

07/12/2013

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