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Story Number: NNS100928-09Release Date: 9/28/2010 1:35:00 PM
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From Defense Media Activity - Anacostia

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

Two-minute newscast-
- Sailors provide optometry services to the people of Nicaragua as part of Continuing Promise 2010.

First one-minute newscast-
- Headlines from around the fleet: The Department of Defense began Absentee Voting Week Sept. 27 ; Search and rescue swimmers stationed at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island, Wash., receive recognition for saving a 16-year-old girl.

Second one-minute newscast-
- U.S. Naval Hospital Yokosuka, Japan, begins this years' influenza vaccination program.

Third one-minute newscast-
- Sailors participate in the Naval Special Warfare Foundation's charity bike ride in Coronado, Calif.

Defense Media Activity Anacostia produces four Daily News Update (DNU) newscasts each day - one two-minute newscast and three 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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