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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Window Washer Who Fell 11 Stories "Fighting for His Life"

Window Washer Who Fell 11 Stories "Fighting for His Life"

The window washer who fell about 11 stories in San Francisco last week is a "stubborn, strong man," who is "fighting for his life," according to his family. The 58-year-old window washer, whose name has...

"Mother of the Year" Pleads Guilty to Felony Stalking

"Mother of the Year" Pleads Guilty to Felony Stalking

A former "Mother of the Year" award recipient plead guilty to felony stalking in a downtown courtroom Monday.

Julian Fire Sparks in Red Flag Conditions

Julian Fire Sparks in Red Flag Conditions

Firefighters worked overnight to contain the small brush fire that broke out Monday night in Julian.

San Diego Reacts to Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

San Diego Reacts to Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

San Diego residents are protesting the grand jury decision not to indict the Ferguson, Missouri police officer who shot teenager Michael Brown to death.

Hundreds Of Illegal Animals, Furs, Skins Seized At Border

Hundreds Of Illegal Animals, Furs, Skins Seized At Border

Hundreds of customs and border agents patrol the U-S/Mexico border crossings every day, looking for illegal drugs and weapons and undocumented immigrants.

Wrongfully Convicted Inmate Released After 36 Years

Wrongfully Convicted Inmate Released After 36 Years

A man who spent more than three decades behind bars was released Monday after prosecutors in Ventura County determined he may not have committed the murder for which he was imprisoned.