Putin Supported Hillary by John Pike, 13 Jul -- "Donald Trump sat down 12 July 2017 with Christian Broadcasting Network [CBN] Founder Pat Robertson for an exclusive interview at the White House. In an effort to debunk claims that Russia wanted to help him win the election, Trump argued that's an illogical conclusion. ..."
US Navy Looks For Options To Support Carrier Strike Groups With Small Surface Warships by Grant Ferowich, 10 Jul -- "The US Navy has turned to the defense industry in a request for information (RFI) that could signal the death knell for the LCS (littoral combat ship) program that never quite got legs.
The service can't seem to make up its mind on whether to commission littoral combat ships, frigates, or modified littoral combat ships. ..."