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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Victim's Family to Killer: Save Your Words

Victim's Family to Killer: Save Your Words

Man admits to his estranged wife's brutal murder four years ago at San Diego City College.

San Diego Awaits Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

San Diego Awaits Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

San Diego residents are watching and waiting along with millions of others for the Ferguson, Missouri grand jury decision.

Decision Reached in Karate Teacher Molestation Case

Decision Reached in Karate Teacher Molestation Case

After days of deliberation, the jury has returned a verdict on a popular former karate instructor accused of child molestation.

Driver Runs Onto Rooftop After 100-MPH Pursuit

Driver Runs Onto Rooftop After 100-MPH Pursuit

The driver of a sport utility vehicle involved in a pursuit reached speeds of more than 100 mph on freeways north of Los Angeles before driving on the wrong side of streets in the Hollywood area.

Fallbrook Home Destroyed by Fire

Fallbrook Home Destroyed by Fire

A house fire in Fallbrook quickly spread Sunday igniting nearby brush in critically dry conditions.

"Serious" Santa Ana Arrives in San Diego

"Serious" Santa Ana Arrives in San Diego

Strong winds and low humidity forecasted for this week means San Diego County is at an increased risk of wildfires.