Stories highlighting our everyday heroes in uniform

Wednesday, Jan 22, 2014 at 07:55 AM PST

Salute: Water Well Team

Salute: Water Well Team

We salute the Navy Seabees that make up the "Water Well Team" at Bagram Air Field in Afghanistan.

Tuesday, Jan 21, 2014 at 02:42 PM PST

Salute: Animal Handlers

Salute: Animal Handlers

In this Salute to Service, we recognize the men and women who help rehabilitate the animals who are injured in the line of duty.

Monday, Jan 20, 2014 at 09:22 AM PST

Salute: Marines Receive Navy Cross

Salute: Marines Receive Navy Cross

Staff Sergeant Sky Mote and Captain Matthew Manoukain received the Navy Cross posthumously on Saturday at Camp Pendleton.

Friday, Jan 17, 2014 at 07:32 AM PST

Salute: Marine, Navy EOD Teams

Salute: Marine, Navy EOD Teams

In our Salute to Service we salute the Marine and Navy "E.O.D" teams and their training of Marine Combat Engineers in Djibouti, Africa.

Wednesday, Jan 15, 2014 at 07:49 AM PST

Salute: 501 Security Force

Salute: 501 Security Force

In our Salute to Service we salute the soldiers from the 501 Security Force Assistance Team.

Tuesday, Jan 14, 2014 at 02:32 PM PST

Salute: Marines Deploying to Afghanistan

Salute: Marines Deploying to Afghanistan

This morning in our Salute to Service we salute the 140 Camp Pendleton Marines who said goodbye to friends and family Monday.

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Traffic Blocked, Thousands Lose Power in Surprise Storm

Traffic Blocked, Thousands Lose Power in Surprise Storm

More than 6,000 customers are without power Tuesday afternoon and State Route 163 was shut down in both directions due to fallen trees after a surprise storm brought heavy rains and wind to the San...

Powerful Storm Pops Up in East County

Powerful Storm Pops Up in East County

A sudden thunderstorm brought powerful winds and intense rain to San Diego's East County Tuesday afternoon.

Cash, Bullets, Pills Found at Murder Scene

Cash, Bullets, Pills Found at Murder Scene

A shotgun, dozens of rounds of ammunition and thousands of dollars in cash were found inside the home where a teacher was murdered, officers testified in court Tuesday.

Planes Flipped, Person Trapped in Car at Montgomery Field

Planes Flipped, Person Trapped in Car at Montgomery Field

Sudden, heavy rains caused waters to quickly rise in the Serra Mesa area, trapping one person inside a vehicle.

Vikings Order Peterson to Stay Away From All Team Activities

Vikings Order Peterson to Stay Away From All Team Activities

The Minnesota Vikings have placed star running back Adrian Peterson on the exempt/commissioner's permission list, a move that will require him to stay away from the team while he addresses child abuse...

Heat Prompts Another School Minimum Day Wednesday

Heat Prompts Another School Minimum Day Wednesday

Another hot day means another shortened schedule Wednesday for schools short on air conditioning.