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Dunford, Carter ascend to new leadership roles in Navy Department

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced Gen. Joe Dunford is the new Marine Corps commandant nominee, and Rear Adm. Walter Carter Jr. has been nominated to lead the U.S. Naval Academy.

Tags: people , management , Chuck Hagel , Joe Dunford , Walter Carter , Marines Corps , U.S. Naval Academy , DoD , Congress , Stephanie Wasko

Friday - 06/06/2014, 01:20pm EDT

Blue Angels commander reprimanded for 'hostile work environment'

Capt. Gregory McWherter, a former commanding officer of the U.S. Navy's Blue Angels, was found guilty of failing to stop repeated examples of sexual harassment and condoning widespread lewd practices within the squadron.

Tags: Gregory McWherter , Blue Angels , DoD , sexual harassment , Crime of the Week , Ciera Crawford

Friday - 06/06/2014, 04:00am EDT

Third Navy officer pleads guilty in bribery scheme

U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Layug pleaded guilty in an alleged bribery scheme involving Singapore-based defense contractor Glenn Defense Marine Asia.

Tags: Crime of the Week , Daniel Layug , DoD , Justice Department , Ciera Crawford

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 02:44pm EDT

Aegis Ashore test successful

The Missile Defense Agency, the U.S. Navy, and sailors at the Aegis Ashore Missile Defense Test Complex and Pacific Missile Range Facility (PMRF) successfully conducted the first flight test involving components of the Aegis Ashore system. During the test, a simulated ballistic missile target was acquired, tracked, and engaged by the Aegis Weapon System. The primary purpose of the test was to confirm the functionality of Aegis Ashore by launching a land-based SM-3.

Tags: Aegis Ashore , Missile Defense Agency , SM-3 , Aegis Weapon System

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 08:47am EDT

Federal HR reforms demand an inside/out strategy

Several agency chief human capital officers say wholesale changes to the federal hiring, recruiting, retaining and firing processes are needed now more than ever. It's no longer just a matter of using the authorities available, they say.

Tags: workforce , management , Partnership for Public Service , Grant Thornton , Michael Kerr , Labor , Brad Bunn , DLA , Patricia Adams , Ned Holland , HHS , HR reforms , Jason Miller

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 04:12am EDT
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Despite increased reporting of sexual assaults, DoD still struggles to tackle issue

It's been 23 years since the Tailhook scandal rocked the Navy, and the Pentagon is still struggling to eliminate sexual assaults from the military. The number of reported cases is on the rise, but is counting cases alone solving the problem?

Tags: Paula Coughlin , Protect Our Defenders , Max Maxwell , JAG , DoD , Army , sexual assaults , workforce , Federal Drive , Trust Redefined , Michael OConnell

Tuesday - 05/20/2014, 09:29am EDT
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Halvorsen named as acting DoD CIO

Terry Halvorsen, who has served as the Navy Department's chief information officer since 2010, will become the acting DoD CIO next week.

Tags: DoD , chief information officer , Terry Halvorsen , Teri Takai , Jared Serbu

Wednesday - 05/14/2014, 10:44am EDT

10 USPS workers charged with workers' compensation fraud

Ten Postal Service employees and one former civilian firefighter for the Navy are charged with allegedly exaggerating the injuries they received on the job.

Tags: Crime of the Week , USPS , USPSOIG , Ciera Crawford

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 04:01pm EDT

Video: Want to train like a Navy Seal?

The Battlefrog Obstacle Race Series offers the public a glimpse into the training Navy Seals face by offering obstacle races for different ages and skill levels.

Tags: Don Mann , Navy Seals , Seal Team Six , Federal Drive , Battlefrog , Michael OConnell

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 02:25pm EDT
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Don Mann, Battlefrog Obstacle Race Series

Picture this: the sound of helicopter blades above your head, the encouraging words from the military's toughest soldiers in your ears. This is what happens in the Navy Seal's Battlefrog Obstacle Race Series taking place this summer. You can walk a mile or so in a seal's shoes. Don Mann, chief operating officer of Battlefrog and former member of Seal Team Six, the group that took down Osama Bin Laden, tells Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Emily Kopp the race is designed and inspired by Navy Seals.

Tags: Don Mann , Navy Seals , Battlefrog , Federal Drive

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 12:45pm EDT
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