Current Daily News Update

Story Number: NNS100408-17Release Date: 4/8/2010 2:53:00 PM
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From Defense Media Activity - Anacostia

WASHINGTON (NNS) -- Daily News Update features six newscasts each day - one two-minute newscast and five one-minute newscasts.

Two-minute newscast-
- Headlines from around the fleet: Secretary of Defense Robert Gates speaks at the U.S. Naval Academy; USS McFaul (DDG 74) captures pirates; USS McInerney (FFG 8) and Fire Scout unmanned aerial vehicle participate in a drug bust.

First one-minute newscast-
- Naval Support Activity Souda Bay, Crete, hosts a moonlight Easter egg hunt.

Second one-minute newscast-
- Naval Air Station North Island, Calif., hosts Fleet Diversity Council Symposium.

Third one-minute newscast-
- Sexual assault response coordinators help with prevention and awareness.

Fourth one-minute newscast-
- The 2010 All-Navy Boxing Team holds tryouts in Port Hueneme, Calif.

Fifth one-minute newscast-
- The Navy and the U.S. Department of Agriculture conduct an energy forum in Hawaii.

Defense Media Activity Anacostia produces six Daily News Update (DNU) newscasts: a two-minute newscast and five one-minute newscasts. DNU can be seen throughout the day and evening on the Direct-to-Sailor (DTS) satellite television service available aboard 160 ships of the fleet and via the Navy Web site at Check your local DTS program schedule for air times. DNU can also be seen throughout the world on the American Forces Radio and Television Service (AFRTS).

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