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Top Navy admiral orders fleetwide investigation following latest collision at sea

SEOUL — The Navy’s top admiral on Monday ordered a fleetwide review of seamanship and training in the Pacific after the service’s fourth major accident at sea this year, a collision of the USS John S. McCain off Singapore that left 10 sailors missing.<p>The accident, which occurred Monday east of the …

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Trump's initial response to the crash of the USS John McCain left reporters baffled

President Donald Trump’s initial reaction to the crash of the USS John McCain with a merchant ship east of Singapore that left five sailors injured …

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Donald Trump's Morning Rant Attacks Republicans Who Dare to Say His Name

How classy is the candidate that Trump is promoting in this tweet? So classy that she called for John McCain to resign after his surgery so she could …

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10 Sailors Still Missing After USS John McCain Collides With Oil Tanker

The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain collided with an oil tanker near Singapore last night, leaving 5 injured and 10 sailors still …

Military

Search underway for ten US sailors missing after collision at sea

The search is underway for ten US sailors missing after their warship collided with an oil tanker off the coast of Singapore. Five further people were injured in the crash.<p>Guided missile defender, the John S. McCain sustained damage to its hull below the waterline as it was making its way to a …

Military

Donald Trump is back in Washington. Here’s what we think he’ll say about Afghanistan.

<i>Welcome to Mic’s daily read on Donald Trump’s America.</i><p><i>Want to receive this as a daily email in your inbox?</i> <i>Subscribe here</i><i>.</i><p>This week in Trump’s …

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Are USS McCain's 10 missing sailors still in flooded ship spaces? Search continues

The damaged U.S. destroyer John McCain has arrived in Singapore after limping back to port following a predawn collision with a merchant ship …

Military

US navy pauses operations after 10 sailors lost in collision

The US Navy declared a worldwide pause in its operations on Monday after the latest in a series of accidents left ten sailors missing and five …

South China Sea

US Navy destroyer collides with oil tanker near Singapore

Credits U.S. Navy / HandoutAlt Text USS John S McCain has collided with an oil tanker of the coast of SingaporeTen sailors are missing and five …

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What we know about the US Navy collision near Singapore

The USS John S. McCain, a Navy guided-missile destroyer, collided with a commercial vessel east of Singapore early Monday morning, and 10 sailors …

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USS John McCain collides with merchant vesssel Alnic MC near Singapore, ten sailors missing

The accident took place as the USS John McCain was passing the entrance of the Strait of Malacca.<p>Ten sailors were reported missing after a United …

Military

John McCain keeps packed agenda while fighting cancer

<b>PHOENIX</b> -- Sen. John McCain's packed agenda while on break from Congress in his home state of Arizona has hardly been the schedule of a typical brain …

Elections

Flake says Trump trade policy could give China an advantage

Sen. Jeff Flake said President Trump's trade policies could give China a global advantage.

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Rescue efforts launched after US warship collides with merchant vessel near Singapore

Search and rescue efforts are under way after a US warship collided with a merchant vessel in southeast Asia.<p>The USS John S McCain was involved in a collision with the Alnic MC east of Singapore and the Strait of Malacca, the US 7th Fleet said in a statement.<p>The accident happened at 6.24am local …

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No, the USS McCain Wasn't a Victim of GPS Spoofing

Thinking that an attack on the global positioning system caused the accident overlooks lots of other things.<p>The destroyer USS <i>John McCain</i> has arrived at Changi Naval Base in Singapore after a collision with a civilian oil tanker. Pictures show a large, gaping gash in the warship's port side, which …

Military

U.S. Naval Warship Collides With Merchant Vessel Near Singapore

The USS John S. McCain collided with a merchant vessel east of Singapore on Monday, just two months after another U.S. warship was involved in a …

Business

Senate Republicans getting fed up with Trump

President Trump’s relationship with Senate Republicans is deteriorating by the day.<p>Senate Republicans are getting fed up with what they see as …

U.S. Congress

President and First Lady to skip Kennedy Center honors after several artists vow protest

Here's our look at the Trump administration and the rest of Washington:<p>President Trump's chief strategist, Stephen K. Bannon, is forced from the White House<br>• Members of White House arts committee quit to protest Trump's response to Charlottesville<br>• Navy fires commander of a U.S. destroyer that collided …

Republicans

Trump heading to the border

President Trump heads to Arizona Tuesday for a visit to the border and a campaign-style rally in Phoenix. Police are braced for mass protests in the …

Politics

Trump Phoenix rally to highlight feisty feud with senator

Updated 59 minutes ago<p>PHOENIX — When President Donald Trump takes the stage this week at a rally in Arizona, the state's junior senator will be …

Elections

Trump to address nation on Afghanistan policy Monday night

President Donald Trump will address the country Monday night when he will provide an update on his administration's plans for Afghanistan and South Asia.<p>The details of what Trump will announce are not clear, but he is expected to approve sending more troops to Afghanistan.<p>According to a White House …

Politics

Trump Will Unveil New Strategy for Afghanistan in Prime-Time Address Monday

It has been months in the making and now President Trump is building up the drama in anticipation, with the White House saying that the commander in …

World Leaders

Van Jones: “There was only one white guy in Hillary Clinton’s ad — and it was Donald Trump”

CNN commentator on the "orange asteroid that hit the earth," and the lessons we must learn to recover and rebuild<p>Donald Trump’s election was a shock and trauma to the American system of governance. It also caused great pain to the American people. Some observers have suggested that the “guardrails” …

Liberal View

The crazy summer of Trump controversies that you’ve already forgotten

The end of summer is around the corner, with students soon returning to school and people across the country planning their fantasy football rosters.<p>But with the daily intrigue and drama from the White House, the summer also feels as though it stretched across years. Staff infighting, dramatic …

Politics

'The Three Amigos' John McCain, Lindsey Graham, Joe Lieberman go hiking in Arizona

The boys are back.<p>Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., and former Sen. Joe Lieberman, I-Conn. -- previously dubbed "The Three …

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The Memo: GOP fears damage done by Trump

As a week dominated by President Trump’s response to the violence in Charlottesville, Va., draws to a close, many Republicans are worried that …

Elections

John McCain Hangs with His ‘Three Amigos’ After Completing First Round of Chemotherapy

The three amigos are back together again!<p>On Saturday, Sen. John McCain shared a sweet photo of himself with Sen. Lindsey Graham and retired Senator …

Mayo Clinic

USS John McCain collides with merchant ship | NOLA.com

The U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer named for Sen. John McCain collided with a merchant vessel east of Singapore, according to the U.S. Navy, near …

Military

US Destroyer Collides With Merchant Ship Near Singapore

The USS John S. McCain collided with the merchant vessel Alnic MC while the destroyer was making its way to a port visit in Singapore, the Navy …

Military

Senator McCain completes first round of radiation and chemotherapy

2 Min Read<p>(Reuters) - U.S. Senator John McCain, the 2008 Republican presidential nominee who was diagnosed with brain cancer in July, has completed his first round of radiation and chemotherapy, his daughter said on Friday.<p>"His resilience & strength is incredible," Meghan McCain, who is a host on …

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