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Blue Angels Soar Over Naval Academy Class Of 2014 Graduation

About 1,000 U.S. Naval Academy students are graduating in Annapolis.

05/23/2014

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Md. Firm Helping To Make Nation Secure

A table at e-End holds jars full of tiny pieces of metal and plastic that were once cellphones, rifles and even body armor.

12/21/2013

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UMUC Gets $250M Contract With Defense Department

The Department of Defense has awarded a $250 million contract to University of Maryland University College.

07/08/2013

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Budget Woes May Cancel Classes At Naval Academy

U.S. Naval Academy officials say federal budget cuts could lead to canceled classes.

06/27/2013

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Defense Department Employees Prepare For Furloughs

Thousands of civilian Defense Department employees are bracing for furloughs forced on them by the sequestration budget cuts.

05/15/2013

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Fort Meade Commander Prepares For Deep Cuts

This spring, nearly 27,820 civilian Department of Defense workers at Fort George G. Meade, where Rothstein is garrison commander, will shift to a four-day work week and a 20 percent cut in pay.

02/22/2013

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Firm Seeks To Commercialize Defense Innovations

A Boston-based investment firm says it has reached agreements aimed at commercializing innovations from four Defense Department laboratories.

09/12/2012

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Fort Detrick Receives US Grants For Brain Research

Fort Detrick is receiving $100 million in federal grants to fund research into post-traumatic stress disorder and mild traumatic brain injury.

09/08/2012

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Lawmakers Work On Savings Plan As Government Layoffs Loom

Congress faces another showdown over cuts and taxes. The deadline for automatic cuts to the Department of Defense and other agencies is rapidly approaching.

07/19/2012

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Naval Academy: ‘Spice’ Investigation Over

Officials at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis say an investigation into the use of synthetic marijuana by students is over.

02/07/2012

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Baltimore Soldier Among 5 Killed In Afghanistan

A Maryland man is one of five soldiers killed by a bomb in Afghanistan.

08/14/2011