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U.S. Navy revokes Bill Cosby's honorary chief petty officer title

cosbyThe U.S. Navy has revoked Bill Cosby's title of honorary chief petty officer, citing allegations of sexual abuse against the comedian, the Pentagon said on Thursday.

"The Navy is taking this action because allegations against Mr. Cosby are very serious and are in conflict with the Navy's core values of honor, courage and commitment," Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus and Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Michael Stevens said in a statement.

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US Ambassador to Iraq: US forces assured immunity

Stuart JonesWashington has an agreement with Baghdad on privileges and immunities for the growing number of troops based in Iraq who are helping in the fight against the Islamic State group, the new U.S. ambassador said Thursday.

In an interview with The Associated Press, Stuart Jones said Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has given assurances that U.S. troops will receive immunity from prosecution. Under Iraq's former Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki, that issue was a major sticking point, ultimately leading to the decision to withdraw all remaining U.S. troops in late 2011.

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Navy: Submarine women were secretly filmed in shower

navy secretly fimedSome of the first female sailors to serve on submarines in the U.S. Navy were secretly filmed undressing and taking showers, officials have revealed, and investigators are questioning the 24-year-old man who they believe filmed the women and distributed videos of them nude.

All the women in the videos served on the ballistic missile submarine the USS Wyoming which docks in Georgia. At least three female officers were filmed for over a year on the sub, according to a Navy incident report filed last month.

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Former VA official: Burn pits could be the new Agent Orange

burn pitsAnthony Thornton has trouble speaking, can’t read anymore and has trouble keeping up with his 3-year-old daughter. He said he doesn’t remember everybody’s name.

Thornton, 35, suffers from a rare and aggressive form of brain cancer. Doctors had to take out parts of his brain – his temporal lobe and part of his hippocampus.   “I’ve lost a lot, and what I would like to do, I don’t really have that anymore,” said Anthony Thornton. “I don’t like being like this.”

Thornton believes he got sick from toxins he was exposed to from massive, open-air burn pits while serving his country. Burn pits operated on U.S. military bases across Iraq and Afghanistan. At the height of the wars, more than 250 bases burned their trash, releasing large plumes of black smoke into the air.

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U.S. Air Force pilot killed in crash in Middle East

f-16A U.S. Air Force pilot was killed when an F-16 crashed while returning to its base in the Middle East.

The U.S. Central Command, which is in charge of American military operations in the Mideast, said the fighter jet crashed in a non-combat incident late Sunday night while going back to its base shortly after takeoff.

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Marked for deportation, Iraq war resisters fight to stay in Canada

Iraq war resistersFor more than five years, former U.S. soldier Rodney Watson has lived as a prisoner, confined to a church that serves a poor neighborhood here.

Wanted on charges of desertion in the United States and marked for deportation from Canada, he’s invoked the protection of sanctuary. Following a tradition established in medieval times, the Canada Border Services Agency officers have refrained from entering the church. Watson is safe from arrest as long as he stays within its walls.

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Capt. Wayne Brown relieved of duty as commander of warship in San Diego

Capt. Wayne BrownFollowing allegations that Capt. Wayne Brown of the U.S. Navy was verbally abusive with crew members and inappropriate with women, he's been relieved of duty.

An investigation found he had been "hostile" and "offensive" with crew members, and he allegedly inappropriately touched female crew members, the Los Angeles Times reports.  Brown was commanding the USS Boxer ship, which is an important amphibious assault ship.

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