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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"Like Scene Out of 'Jaws'": Chaos After SoCal Lightning Strike

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7th Horse Dies at Del Mar This Season

7th Horse Dies at Del Mar This Season

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Beach Thunderstorms Rumble Along County

Beach Thunderstorms Rumble Along County

Thunder was cracking along San Diego’s coast Sunday morning as rain poured down across the county.

Comic-Con Organizers in 2 Cities Clash Over Name

Comic-Con Organizers in 2 Cities Clash Over Name

Organizers of two of the biggest comic-book conventions in the country are clashing over their names.

Motorcyclist Killed in San Marcos Hit-and-Run

Motorcyclist Killed in San Marcos Hit-and-Run

A motorcyclist has died after colliding with an SUV in San Marcos early Sunday morning.

Passersby Struck by Car Amid Zombie Walk

Passersby Struck by Car Amid Zombie Walk

Passersby were hit by a car Saturday evening while the annual Comic-Con Zombie Walk took over downtown San Diego, the San Diego Police Department confirmed, and the whole incident was caught on cell phone video....