Saving Lives Here And AbroadTo prepare for battlefront wounds, military medics are getting first-hand experience in Chicago.
Divers Find Remains Of All Missing From USS McCain CollisionDivers have recovered the remains of all 10 sailors who went missing after the USS John S. McCain and an oil tanker collided near Singapore last week, the U.S. Navy said Monday.
Navy IDs Dead, Missing Sailors From The USS John McCainThe U.S. Navy has identified one sailor who died and nine others who remain missing after the USS John McCain collided with an oil tanker Monday near Singapore.
Retired Sub Captain Working To Make New USS Illinois More Comfortable For Sailors“The Navy spends enormous amounts of money building a wonderful ship, and then puts in flimsy bunk curtains for the sailors,” said Len Wass, chairman of the USS Illinois Commissioning Committee.
Navy Medics To Get Training At Stroger Hospital Trauma WardNavy medical personnel will work in a Chicago-area trauma and burn unit as part of a new training program to help the military doctors, nurses and corpsmen prepare for combat situations.
Holiday Shop Decorates Sailor's Home For ChristmasA Plainfield family thought there would be no Christmas decorations on the house this year with dad serving overseas, but a suburban Christmas store heard about his deployment and stepped in.
Sailor From Crystal Lake Died In Colorado Movie Theater AttackA member of the U.S. Navy originally from northwest suburban Crystal Lake was among those killed in Friday's Colorado movie theater attack.
Former Bears Receiver Keane Dies At 87Accoridng to the Northwest Herald, former Chicago Bears' receiver Jim Keane died this week, at the age of 87. He was one of two living members of the Bears' 1946 Championship team.