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Senate confirms Kenneth Braithwaite to serve as Navy secretary

Senate confirms Kenneth Braithwaite to serve as Navy secretary

The Senate on Thursday confirmed by a voice vote Kenneth Braithwaite as the new Navy Secretary, filling a post that has been vacant since last November when fo [...]

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Thomas Modly’s trip to USS Theodore Roosevelt cost taxpayers $243G: report

Thomas Modly’s trip to USS Theodore Roosevelt cost taxpayers $243G: report

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly’s trip to the coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt last weekend cost him his job, a two-week quarantine — and the Ame [...]

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Navy boss resigns amid uproar over firing of ship captain

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly resigned Tuesday, bringing to a climax an extraordinary drama that he advanced by delivering a profanity-laced upbraiding of [...]

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Report: Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly Resigns over Crozier Fiasco

Report: Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly Resigns over Crozier Fiasco

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly resigned Tuesday over a controversy involving the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt.

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Acting US Navy Secretary Thomas Modly resigned Tuesday after leaked audio surfaced of him berating ousted Captain Brett Crozier

Acting US Navy Secretary Thomas Modly resigned Tuesday after leaked audio surfaced of him berating ousted Captain Brett Crozier

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly submitted his resignation Tuesday, just one day after leaked audio overheard him calling ousted U.S.S. Theodore Roosevelt co [...]

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Acting Navy secretary offers resignation after criticizing ousted USS Theodore Roosevelt commander: official

Acting Navy secretary offers resignation after criticizing ousted USS Theodore Roosevelt commander: official

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly has offered to resign, a U.S. official told Fox News on Tuesday, one day after Modly apologized for suggesting the ousted co [...]

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Navy secretary apologizes for calling fired captain 'stupid'

Thomas Modly issued a written apology after President Donald Trump, at a White House news conference, described his comments about Capt. Brett E. Crozier as “r [...]

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Esper directed acting Navy secretary to apologize for comments ripping ousted captain: official

Esper directed acting Navy secretary to apologize for comments ripping ousted captain: official

Secretary of Defense Mark Esper directed acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly to apologize to the sailors of the USS Theodore Roosevelt on Monday after Modly tor [...]

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Dem Leader of Armed Services Panel Calls for Navy Secretary's Firing

Dem Leader of Armed Services Panel Calls for Navy Secretary's Firing

Smith called for the removal of Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly on Monday over his decision to fire Navy Capt. Brett Crozier.

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‘Going to get involved’: Trump to settle dispute between Modly and fired Capt. Crozier

‘Going to get involved’: Trump to settle dispute between Modly and fired Capt. Crozier

President Trump said Monday he is “going to get involved” in settling a heated dispute between Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly and former USS Theodore Roose [...]

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Acting Navy secretary stands by calling fired carrier captain ‘stupid’

Acting Navy secretary stands by calling fired carrier captain ‘stupid’

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly is standing by his comments to the crew of the USS Theodore Roosevelt, now dockside in Guam following a coronavirus outbreak [...]

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Top Pentagon leaders split on next steps for fired captain who warned of coronavirus

Top Pentagon leaders split on next steps for fired captain who warned of coronavirus

The unprecedented decision to reinstate Crozier would be a rebuke to former acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly.

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Navy Secretary’s trip to USS Theodore Roosevelt cost $243,000 and his job

Navy Secretary’s trip to USS Theodore Roosevelt cost $243,000 and his job

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly’s trip to the coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt last weekend cost him his job, a two-week quarantine — and the Ame [...]

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Trump: ‘No role’ in acting Navy secretary’s resignation

Trump: ‘No role’ in acting Navy secretary’s resignation

President Trump said Tuesday that he had “no role” in the resignation of acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly.

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Acting Navy Secretary Modly Resigns Following Backlash Over Rebuke Of USS Theodore Roosevelt Commander

Acting Navy Secretary Modly Resigns Following Backlash Over Rebuke Of USS Theodore Roosevelt Commander

Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas Modly resigned Tuesday following an uproar over his handling of a coronavirus outbreak on an aircraft carrier and his harsh [...]

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Acting Navy secretary submits resignation after carrier remarks

Acting Navy secretary submits resignation after carrier remarks

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly has submitted his resignation over his faulty handling of aircraft carrier infected by coronavirus.

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Acting Navy secretary offers to resign over firing of captain who raised coronavirus concerns

Acting Navy secretary offers to resign over firing of captain who raised coronavirus concerns

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly has offered his resignation after public criticism of his decision to fire a captain who sounded the alarm about coronavirus [...]

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Navy Secretary Offers Resignation Over Handling of Virus-Plagued Carrier

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly offered to resign on Tuesday following an uproar over a profanity-infused to the crew of the coronavirus-stricken aircraft c [...]

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Defense secretary reportedly made Navy chief apologize for ‘stupid’ captain remarks

Defense secretary reportedly made Navy chief apologize for ‘stupid’ captain remarks

Defense Secretary Mark Esper directed acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly to apologize for his remarks where he called the fired captain of the USS Theodore Roo [...]

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Adam Smith demands Thomas Modly’s removal after Navy secretary f

Adam Smith demands Thomas Modly’s removal after Navy secretary f

The chairman of the House Armed Services Committee has called for the resignation of Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly after audio leaked of the embattled chi [...]

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House chairman demands Navy secretary’s ouster after dismissal of USS Roosevelt’s captain

House chairman demands Navy secretary’s ouster after dismissal of USS Roosevelt’s captain

The chairman of the House Armed Services Committee has called for the resignation of Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly after audio leaked of the embattled chi [...]

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Trump scolds ousted USS Theodore Roosevelt commander for coronavirus letter; Navy boss apologizes for reaction

Trump scolds ousted USS Theodore Roosevelt commander for coronavirus letter; Navy boss apologizes for reaction

President Trump said he would "get involved" and review the decision to fire the captain of the Navy's USS Theodore Roosevelt, even as the Secretary of the Nav [...]

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Acting Navy secretary's USS Theodore Roosevelt speech triggers lawmakers calls for his firing

Acting Navy secretary's USS Theodore Roosevelt speech triggers lawmakers calls for his firing

Several Democratic congressional lawmakers are calling for acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly to be fired following a passionate speech he gave to sailors aboa [...]

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Acting Navy secretary rips ousted captain of aircraft carrier facing coronavirus outbreak

Acting Navy secretary rips ousted captain of aircraft carrier facing coronavirus outbreak

Thomas Modly said the captain was either "too naive or too stupid" to lead the ship if he thought an alarming memo he circulated wouldn't become public.

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News Quiz: Coronavirus, Jobs, Thomas Modly

News Quiz: Coronavirus, Jobs, Thomas Modly

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Sen. Reed calls for investigation into Modly resignation

Sen. Reed calls for investigation into Modly resignation

The most senior Democrat on the Senate Armed Services Committee said he agrees with Secretary of Defense Mark Esper’s decision to accept the resignation of act [...]

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Acting Navy secretary resigns amid flap over coronavirus-hit ship

Acting Navy secretary resigns amid flap over coronavirus-hit ship

Thomas Modly was facing a backlash over his stinging remarks about Capt. Brett Crozier.

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Navy secretary offers resignation after calling captain of COVID-crippled carrier ‘stupid’

Navy secretary offers resignation after calling captain of COVID-crippled carrier ‘stupid’

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly has reportedly offered his resignation just one day after audio leaked of the embattled chief accusing the fired commander o [...]

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Navy Secretary Modly submits resignation after firing captain for coronavirus warning

Navy Secretary Modly submits resignation after firing captain for coronavirus warning

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly submitted his resignation Tuesday after delivering a profane speech on an aircraft carrier to explain why he fired the ship’ [...]

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Thomas Modly resigns as acting Navy secretary in wake of Capt. Brett Crozier firing

Thomas Modly resigns as acting Navy secretary in wake of Capt. Brett Crozier firing

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly has resigned after sparking controversy of firing Carp. Brett Crozier of the Covid-stricken aircraft carrier USS Theodore Ro [...]

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Navy Secretary Modly Blasts Captain Crozier in Speech to USS Roosevelt

Navy Secretary Modly Blasts Captain Crozier in Speech to USS Roosevelt

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly blasted Navy Capt. Brett Crozier, the fired commander of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt.

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Navy secretary apologizes for calling ousted Capt. Brett Crozier ‘stupid’

Navy secretary apologizes for calling ousted Capt. Brett Crozier ‘stupid’

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly apologized on Monday for blasting canned aircraft carrier Capt. Brett Crozier as “too naive or too stupid” to command a ship [...]

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Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly says the captain of the cornavirus-stricken a [...]

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly says the captain of the cornavirus-stricken a [...]

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly says the captain of the cornavirus-stricken aircraft carrier who was fired last week had betrayed his service and may have b [...]

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Navy Leader Calls Fired Carrier Captain ‘naive’ Or ‘stupid’

Navy Leader Calls Fired Carrier Captain ‘naive’ Or ‘stupid’

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly says the captain of the COVID-stricken aircraft carrier who was fired last week had betrayed his service and may have been.. [...]

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Acting Navy Secretary Calls USS Roosevelt's Captain 'Stupid' in Address to Crew - Times of San Diego

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly called the fired captain of the USS Theodore Roosevelt "stupid" in an address Monday to the San Diego-based ship's crew.

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Senate confirms Kenneth Braithwaite to serve as Navy secretary

Senate confirms Kenneth Braithwaite to serve as Navy secretary

The Senate on Thursday confirmed by a voice vote Kenneth Braithwaite as the new Navy Secretary, filling a post that has been vacant since last November when fo [...]

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News Quiz: Coronavirus, Jobs, Thomas Modly

News Quiz: Coronavirus, Jobs, Thomas Modly

Compiled by CHRIS STANFORD, WILL DUDDING and ANNA SCHAVERIEN APRIL 10, 2020... Did you follow the headlines this week? Take our quiz to find out. Last week, 90 [...]

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Navy Secretary’s trip to USS Theodore Roosevelt cost $243,000 and his job

Navy Secretary’s trip to USS Theodore Roosevelt cost $243,000 and his job

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly’s trip to the coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt last weekend cost him his job, a two-week quarantine — and the Ame [...]

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Navy boss resigns amid uproar over firing of ship captain

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly resigned Tuesday, bringing to a climax an extraordinary drama that he advanced by delivering a profanity-laced upbraiding of [...]

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Sen. Reed calls for investigation into Modly resignation

Sen. Reed calls for investigation into Modly resignation

The most senior Democrat on the Senate Armed Services Committee said he agrees with Secretary of Defense Mark Esper’s decision to accept the resignation of act [...]

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Acting Navy Secretary Modly Resigns Following Backlash Over Rebuke Of USS Theodore Roosevelt Commander

Acting Navy Secretary Modly Resigns Following Backlash Over Rebuke Of USS Theodore Roosevelt Commander

Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas Modly resigned Tuesday following an uproar over his handling of a coronavirus outbreak on an aircraft carrier and his harsh [...]

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Report: Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly Resigns over Crozier Fiasco

Report: Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly Resigns over Crozier Fiasco

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly resigned Tuesday over a controversy involving the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt.

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Acting Navy secretary resigns amid flap over coronavirus-hit ship

Acting Navy secretary resigns amid flap over coronavirus-hit ship

Thomas Modly was facing a backlash over his stinging remarks about Capt. Brett Crozier.

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Acting Navy secretary submits resignation after carrier remarks

Acting Navy secretary submits resignation after carrier remarks

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly has submitted his resignation over his faulty handling of aircraft carrier infected by coronavirus.

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Navy Secretary Modly submits resignation after firing captain for coronavirus warning

Navy Secretary Modly submits resignation after firing captain for coronavirus warning

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly submitted his resignation Tuesday after delivering a profane speech on an aircraft carrier to explain why he fired the ship’ [...]

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Navy Secretary Offers Resignation Over Handling of Virus-Plagued Carrier

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly offered to resign on Tuesday following an uproar over a profanity-infused to the crew of the coronavirus-stricken aircraft c [...]

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Navy secretary apologizes for calling fired captain 'stupid'

Thomas Modly issued a written apology after President Donald Trump, at a White House news conference, described his comments about Capt. Brett E. Crozier as “r [...]

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Navy Secretary Modly Blasts Captain Crozier in Speech to USS Roosevelt

Navy Secretary Modly Blasts Captain Crozier in Speech to USS Roosevelt

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly blasted Navy Capt. Brett Crozier, the fired commander of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt.

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Adam Smith demands Thomas Modly’s removal after Navy secretary f

Adam Smith demands Thomas Modly’s removal after Navy secretary f

The chairman of the House Armed Services Committee has called for the resignation of Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly after audio leaked of the embattled chi [...]

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Esper directed acting Navy secretary to apologize for comments ripping ousted captain: official

Esper directed acting Navy secretary to apologize for comments ripping ousted captain: official

Secretary of Defense Mark Esper directed acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly to apologize to the sailors of the USS Theodore Roosevelt on Monday after Modly tor [...]

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Navy secretary apologizes for calling ousted Capt. Brett Crozier ‘stupid’

Navy secretary apologizes for calling ousted Capt. Brett Crozier ‘stupid’

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly apologized on Monday for blasting canned aircraft carrier Capt. Brett Crozier as “too naive or too stupid” to command a ship [...]

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Trump scolds ousted USS Theodore Roosevelt commander for coronavirus letter; Navy boss apologizes for reaction

Trump scolds ousted USS Theodore Roosevelt commander for coronavirus letter; Navy boss apologizes for reaction

President Trump said he would "get involved" and review the decision to fire the captain of the Navy's USS Theodore Roosevelt, even as the Secretary of the Nav [...]

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‘Going to get involved’: Trump to settle dispute between Modly and fired Capt. Crozier

‘Going to get involved’: Trump to settle dispute between Modly and fired Capt. Crozier

President Trump said Monday he is “going to get involved” in settling a heated dispute between Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly and former USS Theodore Roose [...]

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Navy Leader Calls Fired Carrier Captain ‘naive’ Or ‘stupid’

Navy Leader Calls Fired Carrier Captain ‘naive’ Or ‘stupid’

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly says the captain of the COVID-stricken aircraft carrier who was fired last week had betrayed his service and may have been.. [...]

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Acting Navy secretary rips ousted captain of aircraft carrier facing coronavirus outbreak

Acting Navy secretary rips ousted captain of aircraft carrier facing coronavirus outbreak

Thomas Modly said the captain was either "too naive or too stupid" to lead the ship if he thought an alarming memo he circulated wouldn't become public.

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Top Pentagon leaders split on next steps for fired captain who warned of coronavirus

Top Pentagon leaders split on next steps for fired captain who warned of coronavirus

The unprecedented decision to reinstate Crozier would be a rebuke to former acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly.

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Thomas Modly’s trip to USS Theodore Roosevelt cost taxpayers $243G: report

Thomas Modly’s trip to USS Theodore Roosevelt cost taxpayers $243G: report

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly’s trip to the coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt last weekend cost him his job, a two-week quarantine — and the Ame [...]

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Trump: ‘No role’ in acting Navy secretary’s resignation

Trump: ‘No role’ in acting Navy secretary’s resignation

President Trump said Tuesday that he had “no role” in the resignation of acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly.

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Acting US Navy Secretary Thomas Modly resigned Tuesday after leaked audio surfaced of him berating ousted Captain Brett Crozier

Acting US Navy Secretary Thomas Modly resigned Tuesday after leaked audio surfaced of him berating ousted Captain Brett Crozier

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly submitted his resignation Tuesday, just one day after leaked audio overheard him calling ousted U.S.S. Theodore Roosevelt co [...]

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Navy secretary offers resignation after calling captain of COVID-crippled carrier ‘stupid’

Navy secretary offers resignation after calling captain of COVID-crippled carrier ‘stupid’

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly has reportedly offered his resignation just one day after audio leaked of the embattled chief accusing the fired commander o [...]

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Acting Navy secretary offers to resign over firing of captain who raised coronavirus concerns

Acting Navy secretary offers to resign over firing of captain who raised coronavirus concerns

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly has offered his resignation after public criticism of his decision to fire a captain who sounded the alarm about coronavirus [...]

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Acting Navy secretary offers resignation after criticizing ousted USS Theodore Roosevelt commander: official

Acting Navy secretary offers resignation after criticizing ousted USS Theodore Roosevelt commander: official

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly has offered to resign, a U.S. official told Fox News on Tuesday, one day after Modly apologized for suggesting the ousted co [...]

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Thomas Modly resigns as acting Navy secretary in wake of Capt. Brett Crozier firing

Thomas Modly resigns as acting Navy secretary in wake of Capt. Brett Crozier firing

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly has resigned after sparking controversy of firing Carp. Brett Crozier of the Covid-stricken aircraft carrier USS Theodore Ro [...]

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Defense secretary reportedly made Navy chief apologize for ‘stupid’ captain remarks

Defense secretary reportedly made Navy chief apologize for ‘stupid’ captain remarks

Defense Secretary Mark Esper directed acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly to apologize for his remarks where he called the fired captain of the USS Theodore Roo [...]

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House chairman demands Navy secretary’s ouster after dismissal of USS Roosevelt’s captain

House chairman demands Navy secretary’s ouster after dismissal of USS Roosevelt’s captain

The chairman of the House Armed Services Committee has called for the resignation of Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly after audio leaked of the embattled chi [...]

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Dem Leader of Armed Services Panel Calls for Navy Secretary's Firing

Dem Leader of Armed Services Panel Calls for Navy Secretary's Firing

Smith called for the removal of Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly on Monday over his decision to fire Navy Capt. Brett Crozier.

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Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly says the captain of the cornavirus-stricken a [...]

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly says the captain of the cornavirus-stricken a [...]

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly says the captain of the cornavirus-stricken aircraft carrier who was fired last week had betrayed his service and may have b [...]

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Acting Navy secretary's USS Theodore Roosevelt speech triggers lawmakers calls for his firing

Acting Navy secretary's USS Theodore Roosevelt speech triggers lawmakers calls for his firing

Several Democratic congressional lawmakers are calling for acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly to be fired following a passionate speech he gave to sailors aboa [...]

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Acting Navy secretary stands by calling fired carrier captain ‘stupid’

Acting Navy secretary stands by calling fired carrier captain ‘stupid’

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly is standing by his comments to the crew of the USS Theodore Roosevelt, now dockside in Guam following a coronavirus outbreak [...]

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Acting Navy Secretary Calls USS Roosevelt's Captain 'Stupid' in Address to Crew - Times of San Diego

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly called the fired captain of the USS Theodore Roosevelt "stupid" in an address Monday to the San Diego-based ship's crew.

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Senate confirms Kenneth Braithwaite to serve as Navy secretary

Senate confirms Kenneth Braithwaite to serve as Navy secretary

The Senate on Thursday confirmed by a voice vote Kenneth Braithwaite as the new Navy Secretary, filling a post that has been vacant since last November when fo [...]

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Top Pentagon leaders split on next steps for fired captain who warned of coronavirus

Top Pentagon leaders split on next steps for fired captain who warned of coronavirus

The unprecedented decision to reinstate Crozier would be a rebuke to former acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly.

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News Quiz: Coronavirus, Jobs, Thomas Modly

News Quiz: Coronavirus, Jobs, Thomas Modly

Compiled by CHRIS STANFORD, WILL DUDDING and ANNA SCHAVERIEN APRIL 10, 2020... Did you follow the headlines this week? Take our quiz to find out. Last week, 90 [...]

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Thomas Modly’s trip to USS Theodore Roosevelt cost taxpayers $243G: report

Thomas Modly’s trip to USS Theodore Roosevelt cost taxpayers $243G: report

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly’s trip to the coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt last weekend cost him his job, a two-week quarantine — and the Ame [...]

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Navy Secretary’s trip to USS Theodore Roosevelt cost $243,000 and his job

Navy Secretary’s trip to USS Theodore Roosevelt cost $243,000 and his job

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly’s trip to the coronavirus-stricken USS Theodore Roosevelt last weekend cost him his job, a two-week quarantine — and the Ame [...]

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Navy boss resigns amid uproar over firing of ship captain

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly resigned Tuesday, bringing to a climax an extraordinary drama that he advanced by delivering a profanity-laced upbraiding of [...]

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Trump: ‘No role’ in acting Navy secretary’s resignation

Trump: ‘No role’ in acting Navy secretary’s resignation

President Trump said Tuesday that he had “no role” in the resignation of acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly.

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Sen. Reed calls for investigation into Modly resignation

Sen. Reed calls for investigation into Modly resignation

The most senior Democrat on the Senate Armed Services Committee said he agrees with Secretary of Defense Mark Esper’s decision to accept the resignation of act [...]

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Acting Navy Secretary Modly Resigns Following Backlash Over Rebuke Of USS Theodore Roosevelt Commander

Acting Navy Secretary Modly Resigns Following Backlash Over Rebuke Of USS Theodore Roosevelt Commander

Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas Modly resigned Tuesday following an uproar over his handling of a coronavirus outbreak on an aircraft carrier and his harsh [...]

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Report: Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly Resigns over Crozier Fiasco

Report: Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly Resigns over Crozier Fiasco

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly resigned Tuesday over a controversy involving the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt.

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Acting Navy secretary resigns amid flap over coronavirus-hit ship

Acting Navy secretary resigns amid flap over coronavirus-hit ship

Thomas Modly was facing a backlash over his stinging remarks about Capt. Brett Crozier.

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Acting US Navy Secretary Thomas Modly resigned Tuesday after leaked audio surfaced of him berating ousted Captain Brett Crozier

Acting US Navy Secretary Thomas Modly resigned Tuesday after leaked audio surfaced of him berating ousted Captain Brett Crozier

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly submitted his resignation Tuesday, just one day after leaked audio overheard him calling ousted U.S.S. Theodore Roosevelt co [...]

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Acting Navy secretary submits resignation after carrier remarks

Acting Navy secretary submits resignation after carrier remarks

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly has submitted his resignation over his faulty handling of aircraft carrier infected by coronavirus.

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Navy secretary offers resignation after calling captain of COVID-crippled carrier ‘stupid’

Navy secretary offers resignation after calling captain of COVID-crippled carrier ‘stupid’

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly has reportedly offered his resignation just one day after audio leaked of the embattled chief accusing the fired commander o [...]

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Acting Navy secretary offers to resign over firing of captain who raised coronavirus concerns

Acting Navy secretary offers to resign over firing of captain who raised coronavirus concerns

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly has offered his resignation after public criticism of his decision to fire a captain who sounded the alarm about coronavirus [...]

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Navy Secretary Modly submits resignation after firing captain for coronavirus warning

Navy Secretary Modly submits resignation after firing captain for coronavirus warning

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly submitted his resignation Tuesday after delivering a profane speech on an aircraft carrier to explain why he fired the ship’ [...]

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Acting Navy secretary offers resignation after criticizing ousted USS Theodore Roosevelt commander: official

Acting Navy secretary offers resignation after criticizing ousted USS Theodore Roosevelt commander: official

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly has offered to resign, a U.S. official told Fox News on Tuesday, one day after Modly apologized for suggesting the ousted co [...]

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Navy Secretary Offers Resignation Over Handling of Virus-Plagued Carrier

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly offered to resign on Tuesday following an uproar over a profanity-infused to the crew of the coronavirus-stricken aircraft c [...]

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Thomas Modly resigns as acting Navy secretary in wake of Capt. Brett Crozier firing

Thomas Modly resigns as acting Navy secretary in wake of Capt. Brett Crozier firing

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly has resigned after sparking controversy of firing Carp. Brett Crozier of the Covid-stricken aircraft carrier USS Theodore Ro [...]

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Navy secretary apologizes for calling fired captain 'stupid'

Thomas Modly issued a written apology after President Donald Trump, at a White House news conference, described his comments about Capt. Brett E. Crozier as “r [...]

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Defense secretary reportedly made Navy chief apologize for ‘stupid’ captain remarks

Defense secretary reportedly made Navy chief apologize for ‘stupid’ captain remarks

Defense Secretary Mark Esper directed acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly to apologize for his remarks where he called the fired captain of the USS Theodore Roo [...]

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Navy Secretary Modly Blasts Captain Crozier in Speech to USS Roosevelt

Navy Secretary Modly Blasts Captain Crozier in Speech to USS Roosevelt

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly blasted Navy Capt. Brett Crozier, the fired commander of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt.

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Adam Smith demands Thomas Modly’s removal after Navy secretary f

Adam Smith demands Thomas Modly’s removal after Navy secretary f

The chairman of the House Armed Services Committee has called for the resignation of Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly after audio leaked of the embattled chi [...]

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Esper directed acting Navy secretary to apologize for comments ripping ousted captain: official

Esper directed acting Navy secretary to apologize for comments ripping ousted captain: official

Secretary of Defense Mark Esper directed acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly to apologize to the sailors of the USS Theodore Roosevelt on Monday after Modly tor [...]

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House chairman demands Navy secretary’s ouster after dismissal of USS Roosevelt’s captain

House chairman demands Navy secretary’s ouster after dismissal of USS Roosevelt’s captain

The chairman of the House Armed Services Committee has called for the resignation of Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly after audio leaked of the embattled chi [...]

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Navy secretary apologizes for calling ousted Capt. Brett Crozier ‘stupid’

Navy secretary apologizes for calling ousted Capt. Brett Crozier ‘stupid’

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly apologized on Monday for blasting canned aircraft carrier Capt. Brett Crozier as “too naive or too stupid” to command a ship [...]

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Dem Leader of Armed Services Panel Calls for Navy Secretary's Firing

Dem Leader of Armed Services Panel Calls for Navy Secretary's Firing

Smith called for the removal of Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly on Monday over his decision to fire Navy Capt. Brett Crozier.

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Trump scolds ousted USS Theodore Roosevelt commander for coronavirus letter; Navy boss apologizes for reaction

Trump scolds ousted USS Theodore Roosevelt commander for coronavirus letter; Navy boss apologizes for reaction

President Trump said he would "get involved" and review the decision to fire the captain of the Navy's USS Theodore Roosevelt, even as the Secretary of the Nav [...]

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Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly says the captain of the cornavirus-stricken a [...]

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly says the captain of the cornavirus-stricken a [...]

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly says the captain of the cornavirus-stricken aircraft carrier who was fired last week had betrayed his service and may have b [...]

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‘Going to get involved’: Trump to settle dispute between Modly and fired Capt. Crozier

‘Going to get involved’: Trump to settle dispute between Modly and fired Capt. Crozier

President Trump said Monday he is “going to get involved” in settling a heated dispute between Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly and former USS Theodore Roose [...]

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Acting Navy secretary's USS Theodore Roosevelt speech triggers lawmakers calls for his firing

Acting Navy secretary's USS Theodore Roosevelt speech triggers lawmakers calls for his firing

Several Democratic congressional lawmakers are calling for acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly to be fired following a passionate speech he gave to sailors aboa [...]

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Navy Leader Calls Fired Carrier Captain ‘naive’ Or ‘stupid’

Navy Leader Calls Fired Carrier Captain ‘naive’ Or ‘stupid’

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly says the captain of the COVID-stricken aircraft carrier who was fired last week had betrayed his service and may have been.. [...]

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Acting Navy secretary stands by calling fired carrier captain ‘stupid’

Acting Navy secretary stands by calling fired carrier captain ‘stupid’

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly is standing by his comments to the crew of the USS Theodore Roosevelt, now dockside in Guam following a coronavirus outbreak [...]

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Acting Navy secretary rips ousted captain of aircraft carrier facing coronavirus outbreak

Acting Navy secretary rips ousted captain of aircraft carrier facing coronavirus outbreak

Thomas Modly said the captain was either "too naive or too stupid" to lead the ship if he thought an alarming memo he circulated wouldn't become public.

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Acting Navy Secretary Calls USS Roosevelt's Captain 'Stupid' in Address to Crew - Times of San Diego

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly called the fired captain of the USS Theodore Roosevelt "stupid" in an address Monday to the San Diego-based ship's crew.

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