National Newswatch

Navy is overhauling education system as US advantages erode

Mar 2 2020 — Jennifer McDermott, The Associated Press — PROVIDENCE, R.I. — The U.S. Navy is overhauling its approach to education because the nation no longer has a massive economic and technological edge over potential adversaries, according to a strategy released Monday. The Education for Seapower Strategy 2020, provided to The Associated Press ahead of its release, is the first unified, comprehensive education strategy […]

APExclusive: Chelsea Manning says she not a traitor

Sep 17 2017 — Jennifer McDermott, The Associated Press — NANTUCKET, Mass. — Chelsea Manning told a crowd at a "creative thinkers" conference in Nantucket on Sunday that she's not an "American traitor" as her critics have claimed and she did what she thought was the right thing to do. Manning attended the annual conference for The Nantucket Project in Massachusetts. The Nantucket Project is […]

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