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Navy Commissions USS Michael Murphy In Honor Of New York Navy SEAL Killed In Afghanistan

In a ceremony that was more joyful than solemn, the U.S. Navy on Saturday commissioned the USS Michael Murphy, a sleek new warship named for a Navy SEAL who died in Afghanistan at age 29.

10/06/2012

Manning The Rails on the U.S.S Wasp past the WTC site (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Thousands Of Servicemen And Women Sail Into NYC For Fleet Week 2012

Fleet Week is a celebration of the Navy, Marine and Coast Guard teams who protect our shores and gives New Yorkers a chance to meet those service members in person.

05/23/2012

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Governor Cuomo Orders Flags To Half-Staff In Honor Of Fallen Naval Officer

Governor Andrew Cuomo has issued a directive for flags on all state buildings to be flown at half-staff on Wednesday.

04/29/2012

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Navy Looking To Continue Success Over Army

The Navy Midshipmen and Army Black Knights meet for the 112th time this Saturday. Navy has enjoyed recent success but Army is determined to earn the victory.

WFAN–12/09/2011

Big East commissioner John Marinatto (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Big East To Invite Boise St, 5 Others

A person familiar with the decision says the Big East will invite Boise State, Navy and Air Force for football only and SMU, Houston and Central Florida for all sports.

11/01/2011

Big East commissioner John Marinatto (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Big East To Vote On Exit Fee

An official in the Big East told the AP on Saturday that a conference call would be held Monday to deal with the exit fee and other expansion issues.

WFAN–10/17/2011

Big East commissioner John Marinatto (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Big East Leaders Slated To Vote Monday

Conference leaders are slated to vote Monday on raising that fee, which will clear the way to invite six new members.

WFAN–10/15/2011

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Report: Big East Targeting Navy, Air Force Football

The Big East is still regrouping after Syracuse and Pittsburgh bolted for the Atlantic Coast Conference. Are service academies the answer?

WFAN–09/22/2011

A Staten Island Ferry makes its ways north from Staten Island to Manhattan with the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in the background (file / credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Rep. Michael Grimm Wants Feds To Remove Ammo From Near Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

The 1,500 rounds of ammo, a three-inch projectile, and cartridges were discovered in the waters near the Brooklyn tower of the bridge last October.

06/30/2011

Sailors stand on the deck of the USS Iwo Jima as it passes by the Statue of Liberty to kick off Fleet Week in New York, Wednesday, May 25, 2011. Fleet Week ends on Memorial Day with a military flyover honoring American military personnel who lost their lives in service.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Fleet Week Soldiers Take In The Sights And Sounds Of New York City

In a Fleet Week that’s been marked by both celebration and devastation, one Navy Sailor is tackling New York City head-on.

05/30/2011

Navy ROTC Returning To Columbia University

The U.S. Navy and Columbia University will sign an agreement allowing the ROTC back onto campus for the first time since the military training program was banned amid Vietnam War protests, the university said.

05/26/2011

Boise State (Photo by Otto Kitsinger III/Getty Images), Navy (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images) in action this week

Casey’s Call: Breaking Down The Early Bowls

Now that the New Mexico, Humanitarian and New Orleans bowls are over with, the real bowl season begins. I don’t mean to hype the upcoming slate of games up too much, but they will provide a nice taste of what’s to come.

WFAN–12/21/2010

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Army’s McNary Ready For Service-Academy Showdown

Senior Josh McNary has made a lasting mark at West Point. He desperately wants to leave one on Navy, too.

WFAN–12/09/2010

Soldiers', Sailors', Marines', Coast Guard, and Airmen's Club (credit: CBS 2)

Military Families Enjoy Thanksgiving At Manhattan Club

The families at Thursdays’ celebration come from all over the country and the food is prepared by the Union League Club who started serving holiday meals to troops during the Civil War.

11/25/2010

Smoking

Groton Sub Base Starts Stop-Smoking Programs

Navy officials say they’ve begun smoking cessation programs at the Groton submarine base and removed smoking areas from subs based a the site to prepare for a smoking ban taking effect New Year’s Eve.

11/14/2010

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