Preble Completes Cooperative Deployment with HMAS Melbourne

Philippine Sea - The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Preble (DDG 88) completed a cooperative deployment with the Royal Australian Navy Adelaide-class guided-missile frigate HMAS Melbourne (FFG 05) in the Philippine Sea April 19.

Navy's Newest Littoral Combat Ship USS Charleston Arrives in San Diego

San Diego, California - The newest littoral combat ship, the Independence-variant USS Charleston (LCS 18), arrived at its San Diego homeport April 19 after completing its maiden voyage from the Austal USA shipyard in Mobile, Alabama.

Thresher Dolphins Presented During PACNORWEST Officers' Birthday Ball

Seattle, Washington - Lt.j.g. Thomas M. Grubish, assigned to the Blue crew of the Ohio-class ballistic-missile submarine USS Louisiana (SSBN 743), was presented with USS Thresher submarine dolphins during the 2019 Pacific Northwest Submarine Officers’ Birthday Ball, April 13.

BMCS Briggs, MCPO Der-Vartanian Award Winner, Leads Because She Loves It

Norfolk, Virginia - BMCS Crystal Briggs’ selection as a Capt. Joy Bright Hancock and Master Chief Anna Der-Vartanian Leadership Award winner probably only comes as a surprise to Briggs. The imprint of her work seems to be everywhere she has been in the Navy.

Mild equine asthma can distinguish winners from losers on the racetrack

West Lafayette, Indiana - From chariot racing in ancient Rome to the modern Kentucky Derby, horse racing has been celebrated in some form for more than a thousand years. Whether the horses’ hooves were pounding around in a dirt-filled coliseum or a racetrack surrounded by spectators in wide-brimmed hats, they probably had one thing in common: asthma.

Department of Justice to Hold Workshop on Competition in Television and Digital Advertising

Washington, DC - The Department of Justice will hold a public workshop on May 2-3, 2019, to explore industry dynamics in media advertising and the implications for antitrust enforcement and policy, including merger enforcement. The workshop will cover the different types of television and online advertising, and it will highlight, among other developments in the industry, the role of online and mobile advertising networks.