The USS Carl Vinson this week posted its latest shipboard newscast so family and friends of the crew can find out what's been going on with their loved ones. "The 70" comes out every month, and provides roughly 15 minutes of news and entertainment from the Vinson.
This month's "The 70" features stories about the ship's meteorologists, how social media is used to keep families informed, and a new installment of "The Most Squared Away Sailor on the Ship."
The military is investigating the death of Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Sean P. Neal, 19, of Riverside, California. According to the Department of Defense, he was killed on Oct. 23 in Baghdad, Iraq, in a "non-combat related incident." Neal is the first U.S. service member to die in Iraq since 2011.Read More