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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

Capt. Carl Lahti (Credit:  www.public.navy.mil)

Navy Sub Base in Groton Swears in New Commander

The Navy’s submarine base in Groton has welcomed a new commanding officer.

05/31/2013

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

Panel Recommends Sub Commander Who Faked His Death Be Discharged

A panel of officers has recommended that a former submarine commander who faked his death to end an extramarital affair be honorably discharged from the Navy.

04/12/2013

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Former Sub Commander Who Faked His Death Seeks To Stay In Navy

A hearing in Groton is considering whether a former submarine commander who faked his own death should be expelled from the Navy.

04/12/2013

(Photo courtesy WBZ-TV)

Budget Cuts May Affect Plans To Repair Submarine “Miami”

The Navy’s commitment to repairing a nuclear submarine severely damaged by an arsonist last spring is wavering under the realities of mandatory budget cuts, officials say.

03/18/2013

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

Groton Commander Relieves Officer

GROTON, Conn. (AP) _ The commanding officer of a Navy submarine currently undergoing maintenance at Maine shipyard was relieved of duty Friday due to a loss of confidence in his leadership, the Navy said. Navy […]

01/26/2013

Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney sitting ringside at last night's Manny Pacquiao-Jan Manuel Marquez fight in Las Vegas. (credit: Getty Images)

Yale Librarian: Romney’s ’47 Percent’ Chosen As Year’s Top Quote

Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s comments about 47 percent of the population dependent on the government and “binders full of women” topped this year’s best quotes, according to a Yale University librarian.

12/09/2012

Mitt Romney and Barack Obama debate (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Opinion: In Clear Victory Obama Shows Romney Isn’t Ready To Be Commander-In-Chief

What was most clear tonight, though, is that Mitt Romney has no idea how the world works and the Office of the President is no place for on the job training.

10/23/2012

Big East Commissioner Mike Aresco (Courtesy BigEast.org)

Commissioner Will Talk To Navy About Joining Big East Earlier

Big East Commissioner Mike Aresco says he will talk to Navy about the possibility of joining the conference earlier than its scheduled 2015 arrival as a football-only member.

10/06/2012

Three Found In Submerged Car In Newport

The U.S. Coast Guard says three people have been found inside a car that was submerged for hours in the Newport shipyard.

10/05/2012

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