Coast Guard Cutter Healy visits Honolulu, open for tours

Coast Guard Cutter Healy visits Honolulu, open for tours
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard Cutter Healy arrived in Honolulu, Wednesday, for a port visit before continuing on a four-month Arctic deployment. This port call is Healy’s first stop in Hawaii since 2011. The Healy will be open to the public for tours Saturday from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m., at Pier 11. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Pets are not allowed aboard the cutter. Coast Guard crewmembers...

Drug Trafficking Threatens National Security, Official Says

Drug Trafficking Threatens National Security, Official Says
by Donna Miles, American Forces Press Service WASHINGTON – Narcotics trafficking, because of its links to other forms of transnational organized crime, has become a major national security challenge that demands continued close collaboration among the Defense Department and its interagency and international partners, a senior defense official told Congress yesterday. “A network of adversaries requires...