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Performers at the USO show at the Intrepid Museum on Memorial Day weekend (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

USO Hosts Show At Intrepid Museum As Part Of Memorial Day, Fleet Week Celebrations

Veterans, active military, New Yorkers and tourists alike flocked to the Intrepid Museum Saturday for an entertaining show put on by the United Service Organizations.

05/24/2014

U.S.S. Oak Hill

CBS 2 Exclusive: A Tour Of The U.S.S. Oak Hill During Fleet Week

Fleet Week festivities are in full swing, with three U.S. Navy ships and two U.S. Coast Guard cutters docked along the Hudson River.

05/23/2014

Blue Angels arrive at Republic Airport in advance of Jones Beach Air Show on May 22, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Blue Angels Arrive On Long Island Ahead Of Memorial Day Weekend Air Show

The U.S. Navy’s aerobatic team landed Thursday morning at Republic Airport in Farmingdale.

05/22/2014

Sailors stand on the deck as the USS New York as it passes the Statue of Liberty during Fleet Week in 2011. (credit: Getty Images)

Fleet Week Sails Back Into NYC After A Year’s Absence

Three Navy ships and two Coast Guard cutters are scheduled to arrive in New York Harbor on Wednesday morning, the start of the week.

05/20/2014

(credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Police: Man Wanted For Deserting U.S. Navy Found At Long Island Home

Nassau County police said Roberto Carlo Ayala was arrested Friday morning by officers from the department’s fugitive squad and U.S. marshals.

01/17/2014

"Trenton Makes, The World Takes" (photo via Trenton Mayor Tony Mack on Facebook)

U.S. Navy To Name Ship After Trenton

Sen. Frank Lautenberg is praising the Navy for its plans to name a new ship after New Jersey’s capital city.

04/11/2013

Lakehurst Naval Badge (credit: Navy Lakehurst Historical Society website)

Memorial Service To Be Held In N.J. For Forgotten USS Akron Crash

The USS Akron, a 785-foot dirigible, was in its third year of flight when a violent storm sent it plunging tail-first into the Atlantic Ocean shortly after midnight on April 4, 1933.

03/31/2013

Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama face off in their final debate at Lynn University in Boca Raton, Fla. - Oct 22, 2012 (credit: Rick Wilking-Pool/Getty Images)

Fact Check Tuesday: Romney Vs. Obama – Round Three

Both men got things wrong. So Brooks Jackson of factcheck.org checked in to go over the claims and set the record straight.

10/23/2012

Navy's toxic mess

U.S. Government Expecting Long Island Residents To Pay For Navy’s Toxic Mistake

Many residents are being asked to foot the bill for the government’s dumping of toxic waste into the Long Island soil. And to make matters worse, the contamination is on the move.

10/11/2012

Welcome to Bethpage sign (file/credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

State Health Officials Conducting Cancer Study Near Old Long Island Dump Site

The toxic plot is the result of years of dumping by the Grumman Corp. and the U.S. Navy and is believed to threaten the water supply to about 250,000 residents in Bethpage.

09/25/2012

Brian Bill (credit: In memory of Navy SEAL Brian Bill/Facebook)

Monument To Honor Fallen Conn. Navy SEAL Brian Bill

The city of Stamford plans to honor a Navy SEAL killed last month in a chopper in Afghanistan. A committee of seven will decide the form of the monument.

09/13/2011

Houses are seen on Fairfield Beach Road following Irene - Fairfield, CT - Aug 30, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy Presses For Federal Help After Irene

Gov. Dan Malloy says he is pressing the federal government to help Connecticut assess damage caused by Tropical Storm Irene.

08/30/2011