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Futuristic, San Diego-Bound Destroyer Christened in Maine

The San Diego-bound USS Zumwalt, the first of a new class of giant guided-missile destroyers, was christened Saturday in Bath, ME. The ship, the first of three in the class, will provide independent forward presence and deterrence, support special operations forces, and operate as part of joint and combined expeditionary forces. The Zumwalt is the largest […]

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Gary Sinise, Armed Forces Honored by Padres at ‘Military Opening Day’ Ceremony

The San Diego Padres honored actor Gary Sinise during pre-game ceremonies Sunday for his efforts on behalf of veterans. Sunday’s game against the Detroit Tigers is “Military Opening Day” for the Padres, who traditionally host Navy and Marine personnel at Petco Park on Sundays. The players wear camouflage uniforms during Sunday home games. Sinise’s foundation […]