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Famous birthdays for June 12: George H.W. Bush, Dave Franco

Famous birthdays for June 12: George H.W. Bush, Dave Franco

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June 12 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Gemini. They include: -- John Augustus Roebling, designer of the Brooklyn Bridge, in 1806 -- Entrepreneur David Rockefeller in 1915 -- Cartoonist Dave Berg in 1920 -- Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush in 1924 (age 94) -- Singer Vic Damone in 1928 -- Anne Frank, whose diary told of hiding from the Nazis in occupied Holland, in 1929 File Photo by Ronald Wilfred Jansen/Shutterstock -- Actor/singer Jim Nabors in 1930 -- Author Rona Jaffe in 1931 -- Jazz musician Chick Corea in 1941 (age 77) -- Sportscaster Marv Albert in 1941 (age 77) -- Actor Timothy Busfield in 1957 (age 61) ...
USS George H.W. Bush carrier strike group completes Saxon Warrior exercise

USS George H.W. Bush carrier strike group completes Saxon Warrior exercise

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Aug. 11 (UPI) -- The USS George H.W. Bush carrier strike group has completed the multinational Saxon Warrior 2017 exercise off the coast of the Britain.Participating units from the U.S., U.K., Sweden, Germany and Norway engaged in a 10-day series of carrier strike group training drills involving multiple possible scenarios for future conflicts.It included the commander and staff of the British carrier strike group built around the country's new flagship, HMS Queen Elizabeth, which is currently conducting sea trials."Saxon Warrior was a perfect platform to test how far we've come because we started from scratch," Royal Navy Lt. Cmdr. James Capps said in a press release."We're trying to get in a position that when the Queen Elizabeth comes online, we can operate her as an embryonic carrier s...