Newport News Shipbuilding officials say their emphasis on new digital tools is paying dividends during the mid-life overhaul of the aircraft carrier USS George Washington.

Vice Adm. Faller: 'I was cleared of all wrongdoing' in 'Fat Leonard' case

The Fat Leonard report was a cloud over Vice Adm. Craig Faller's nomination as commander for U.S. Southern Command, and lawmakers appeared eager to hear from him about the scandal.

China denies US request for port call to Hong Kong, report says

Beijing has denied a U.S. port visit to Hong Kong amid trade tensions and sanctions, according to a Tuesday Wall Street Journal report.

Justice Dept., Navy found no misconduct in Southern Command nominee's contacts with 'Fat Leonard'

The Pentagon has never publicly disclosed that Craig Faller was under investigation for more than three years by the Justice Department and the Navy for his interactions with Leonard Francis, a Singapore-based maritime tycoon known as Fat Leonard. The admiral was ultimately cleared of wrongdoing.

Hoosier pride goes into the 4th USS Indiana as it's commissioned

Construction on the Virginia-based sub began in 2012. At 377 feet long and capable of speeds more than 25 knots, it will have a nuclear generator on board, meaning that it won't ever need refueling in its life span.

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