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10/30/1998:   DARPA SELECTS NGI SUPERNET PROPOSAL
10/28/1998:   FISCAL YEAR 1998 RECRUITING ACHIEVES 97 PERCENT OF GOAL FOR QUANTITY WHILE EXCEEDING QUALITY BENCHMARKS
10/28/1998:   NAVY ISSUES RECORD OF DECISION FOR REUSE OF MARE ISLAND NAVAL SHIPYARD
10/28/1998:   COMMUNITY DRUG AWARENESS AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED
10/27/1998:   CORRECTION - NEXT DACOWITS CHAIR NAMED
10/26/1998:   REMARKS AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY BYSECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM COHENAT THE NATIONAL DEFENSE TRANSPORTATION ASSOCIATIONHOUSTON, TEXASOCTOBER 26, 1998
10/26/1998:   DOD DEPLOYS FORCES TO BENIN FOR PEACEKEEPING TRAINING
10/26/1998:   DOD'S SCARLET-II SUCCESFULLY LAUNCHED ON DEEP SPACE 1
10/26/1998:   NEXT DACOWITS CHAIR NAMED
10/22/1998:   EXERCISE IRON COBRA 99
10/21/1998:   ACQUISITON REFORM SATELLITE BROADCAST AIRS OCT. 22
10/21/1998:   MAINTENANCE AWARDS FOR 1998 PRESENTED
10/21/1998:   DOD RELEASES AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE POLICY
10/19/1998:   DOD SELECTS FOREIGN DEFENSE EQUIPMENT FOR TESTING
10/19/1998:   DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE PRESENTS AWARDS TO OUTSTANDING EMPLOYEES WITH DISABILITIES
10/16/1998:   EVOLVED EXPENDABLE LAUNCH VEHICLE CONTRACT AWARD
10/16/1998:   Remarks Prepared for DeliverybySecretary of Defense William S. CohenFortune 500 Forum Dinner Keynote AddressPittsburgh, PennsylvaniaOctober 16, 1998
10/16/1998:   DOD ANNOUNCES GULF WAR ILLNESSES OUTREACH VISITS TO MARINE CORPS INSTALLATIONS IN NORTH CAROLINA
10/15/1998:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
10/15/1998:   NAVY RESEARCHERS REACH MILESTONE IN DEVELOPING DNA VACCINE
10/15/1998:   EMPLOYERS EARN NATIONAL RECOGNITIONFOR SUPPORT OF NATIONAL GUARD AND RESERVE
10/14/1998:   U.S. UNITS IN BOSNIA ROTATE
10/13/1998:   DOD ESTABLISHES THE BOREN-RUDMAN COMMISSION
10/13/1998:   B-52 AIRCRAFT ORDERED TO DEPLOY TO THE UNITED KINGDOM
10/09/1998:   DEFENSE DEPARTMENT MAKES PROGRESS WITH REFORM ACTIONS
10/06/1998:   SECRETARY OF THE NAVY ASSIGNS NEW SHIP NAMES
10/06/1998:   MILITARY STRENGTH FIGURES FOR AUGUST 31, 1998SUMMARIZED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
10/06/1998:   SECRETARY COHEN TO VISIT GULF REGION
10/02/1998:   SECRETARY OF DEFENSE HOSTS OATH OF OFFICE CEREMONY FOR FIRST CHANCELLOR FOR EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
10/01/1998:   USNS DAHL (T-AKR 312) NAMED AFTER MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT
10/01/1998:   DOD LIFE CYCLE COST REDUCTION AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED
10/01/1998:   WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION RESPONSE TEAMLOCATIONS ANNOUNCED
10/01/1998:   NAVY SECRETARY TURNOVER DATE TO BE NOVEMBER 16
10/01/1998:   DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE AIDS HURRICANE, STORM RECOVERY IN GULF STATES AND CARIBBEAN
10/01/1998:   1998 MAINTENANCE SYMPOSIUM TO EMPHASIZE CHALLENGES AND VISION
10/01/1998:   ESTABLISHMENT OF THE DEFENSE THREAT REDUCTION AGENCY
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