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More than 10% of U.S. carrier's crew test positive for virus – Navy

Apr 12, 2020 - 3:13 PM

The test results are reported days after US navy chief Thomas Modly resigned over his mishandling of the outbreak aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt

USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT. This US Navy file handout photo shows the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) as it transits the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Southern California on April 30, 2017. Photo by Paul L. Archer/US Navy/AFP

U.S. navy chief resigns over handling of ship virus outbreak

Apr 08, 2020 - 10:13 AM

Modly steps down 5 days after removing the Roosevelt's captain, Brett Crozier, for writing a letter that was leaked to the media

RESIGNED. Former Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly, in a file photo, testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill December 03, 2019 in Washington, DC. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/AFP