U.S. Navy

USS Oakland: Navy's Newest Warship Named After East Bay CityThe United States Navy is honoring Oakland with its latest warship.
Navy Wants To Place More Sonar-Pinging Buoys Off Coasts Of California, Oregon, WashingtonThe U.S. Navy is seeking permits to expand sonar and other training exercises off the Pacific Coast, a proposal raising concerns from animal advocates.
U.S. Navy Sailors Sue Japan Power Co. For Radiation Exposure During 2011 Quake, Tsunami RescueHundreds of U.S. sailors who took part in rescue efforts following Japan's earthquake and tsunami say they were exposed to dangerous levels of radiation and are bringing a class-action lawsuit against Tokyo Electric Power Company.
San Francisco Cuts Back Fleet Week Plans After Blue Angels CancellationSan Francisco Fleet Week officials were scaling back plans for the October event after the U.S. Navy announced Tuesday that the Blue Angels air show has been canceled.
Sequestration Cuts Cancel Navy Blue Angels ShowsThe Navy has cancelled the remaining 2013 performances of its precision flying team, the Blue Angels, one of the most visible signs yet of sequestration cuts.
Blue Angels Arrive In Bay Area For Fleet WeekThe U.S. Navy’s Blue Angels arrived at San Francisco International Airport Tuesday evening for the city’s annual Fleet Week celebration.
Navy: Sonar, Blasts Might Hurt More Pacific Sea LifeThe U.S. Navy says its training and testing using sonar and explosives could potentially hurt more dolphins and whales in Hawaii and California waters than previously thought.
Concord Plans Redevelopment Of Naval Weapons StationAfter nearly six years, the vision for thousands of acres has been finalized by Concord's City Council, leaving housing advocates and environmentalists alike applauding.
NorCal Woman Shares 1st Kiss With Partner At Navy Ship’s ReturnA Navy tradition caught up with the repeal of the U.S. military’s “don’t ask, don’t tell” rule on Wednesday when two women sailors became the first to share the coveted “first kiss” on the pier after one of them returned from 80 days at sea.
Navy Giving Old Alameda Air Station To CityThe Navy is turning over its 918-acre former naval air station property to the city of Alameda.
Concord Naval Weapons Station Cleanup Moves ForwardThe city of Concord and U.S. Navy are working in conjunction to clean up the former Concord Naval Weapons Station and return it back to the community.
Walls Coming Down At Historic Moffett Field HangarFor decades, Hangar One has loomed over Moffett Field, considered by some to be nothing more than a vacant "white ghost" of Silicon Valley's past.