Black Woman Named U.S. Navy’s 1st 4-Star Female Admiral

Source:  Amanda Terkel/ The Huffington Post WASHINGTON — The Navy has promoted Michelle Howard from vice admiral to admiral, making her the first female four-star admiral in its 236-year history and the service’s new vice chief of naval operations. Howard paid tribute to the nation’s service members Tuesday morning at her promotion ceremony, held at the Women in Military Service for America …