San Diego, California - This week, the Navy's top personnel officer is visiting Sailors in Hawaii and San Diego to discuss Sailor 2025 and some of the Navy's other personnel initiatives.

Washington, DC - President Barack Obama: "Today, I have ordered a number of actions in response to the Russian government’s aggressive harassment of U.S. officials and cyber operations aimed at the U.S. election. These actions follow repeated private and public warnings that we have issued to the Russian government, and are a necessary and appropriate response to efforts to harm U.S. interests in violation of established international norms of behavior.

San Diego, California - San Diego County residents continued to take advantage of the all of free resources available to them from the San Diego County Library system in 2016. From books and e-books to DVDs and a variety of programs for residents of all ages, the SDCL ranked amongst the top library systems in the nation.

Bath, Maine - The future USS Rafael Peralta (DDG 115) successfully completed acceptance trials after spending two days underway off the coast of Maine.

San Diego, California - Predictions of snow on Christmas Eve day will have many San Diegans planning trips to the mountain areas around Mt. Laguna, Julian and Palomar Mountain for a chance to see, touch and play in what could be up to 5 to 12 inches at the highest elevations.

Gulf of Aden - Vice Chief of Naval Operations (VCNO) Adm. Bill Moran and Fleet Master Chief April Beldo visited Sailors and Marines deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), today.

Pearl Harbor, Hawaii - Aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) departed Pearl Harbor, December 8, after taking part in National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day events.