Navy to commission littoral combat ship USS Gabrielle Giffords

Dec 28, 2016

Navy to commission littoral combat ship USS Gabrielle Giffords

A naval program that has become a target for critics is preparing to commission the USS Gabrielle Giffords, named for the U.S. politician who survived an assassination attempt in 2011. The USS Gabrielle Giffords, constructed by Austal USA in Mobile, Alabama, has completed testing ...

Aug 19, 2016

Russia bars McCain's democracy group as security threat

Russia has banned a pro-democracy organization whose chairman is U.S. Sen. John McCain as a threat to national security, a month before the country holds parliamentary elections amid its longest recession in two decades. The International Republican Institute (IRI) poses “a threat to the ...