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Navy To Station Fewer Subs In Groton

The U.S. Navy plans to keep fewer submarines in Groton as the military shifts its focus toward Asia, the top admiral said.

09/26/2012

Investigation Finds Navy Officer Faked His Own Death

A Navy officer who was dismissed last month as commander of a Connecticut-based nuclear submarine faked his own death to end an affair he was carrying on with a mistress, investigation documents show.

09/18/2012

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Navy Says It Will Repair Groton-Based Sub Severely Damaged In May Fire

The Navy says a Groton-based submarine that was severely damaged by a fire at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard is going to be repaired.

08/17/2012

File photo of a Naval destroyer. (credit: HOANG DINH NAM/AFP/Getty Images)

Married Naval Officer Accused Of Faking Death To End Affair

A commanding officer in the Navy has been relieved of his duties after being accused of faking his own death in order to end an affair.

08/14/2012

USS Memphis (File: Sean D. Elliott/The Day/AP Photo)

Report: Sub Commander Accused Of Faking Own Death

A submarine commander who was relieved of his duties last week reportedly tried to fake his own death to end an extramarital affair.

08/13/2012

In this U.S. Navy handout image, a U.S. soldier with the 4th Psychological Operations Group (POG) edits an audio broadcast on the Deployable Audio Production System (DAPS) on March 6, 2003 in an undisclosed forward deployed location. (credit: Aaron Ansarov/U.S. Navy/Getty Images)

Navy Radio System Blamed For Crippling Garage Doors

The U.S. Navy says a military new radio system may be keeping some people in southeastern Connecticut from opening and closing their garage doors.

07/23/2012

Submarine Virginia (Lt. Patrick Evans/Navy Photo)

Navy Report: No Evidence Of Widespread Cheating On Sub Exams

An investigation by the Navy’s inspector general for the Atlantic submarine force has found that allegations of widespread cheating on exams are unsubstantiated.

07/05/2012

File photo of a submarine. (credit: SVEN NACKSTRAND/AFP/GettyImages)

Navy: Fire Started By Vacuum Causes $400M In Damage On Nuke-Powered Sub

KITTERY, Maine (AP) — Preliminary findings from Navy investigators suggest a fire aboard a dry-docked submarine started in a vacuum cleaner used by shipyard workers, officials said Wednesday. The Navy also confirmed a preliminary estimate […]

06/07/2012

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Navy: Submarine Fire May Have Started In Vacuum Cleaner

Preliminary findings from Navy investigators suggest a fire aboard the Groton-based submarine USS Miami in dry-dock started in a vacuum cleaner used by workers at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Maine.

06/06/2012

Groton Sub Base (Getty Images File Photo)

New Pier Opens At Sub Base

Connecticut officials have opened an updated pier and culinary training center at the Naval Submarine Base at Groton.

04/12/2012

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