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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Carjacking Suspect Stabbed as He Steals Jeep

Carjacking Suspect Stabbed as He Steals Jeep

A man sitting in his Jeep pulled a knife on the suspect who punched him and stole his SUV in Grant Hill, according to San Diego police.

Man Found Badly Beaten in Gaslamp Dies

Man Found Badly Beaten in Gaslamp Dies

The man found badly beaten in the Gaslamp District early Sunday morning has died.

North County Transit Bans Alcohol Aboard Trains

North County Transit Bans Alcohol Aboard Trains

The North County Transit District voted unanimously Thursday to ban alcohol consumption aboard their trains.

San Ysidro Superintendent Sentencing Delayed

San Ysidro Superintendent Sentencing Delayed

A federal court judge approved a request to continue the Thursday sentencing of former San Ysidro superintendent Manuel Paul to January 13.

 Woman Arrested on Burglary Charges for 2nd Time in Month

Woman Arrested on Burglary Charges for 2nd Time in Month

A Spring Valley woman was arrested for a burglary committed just two days after she was released from jail for the same offense.

Sen. Ben Hueso to Serve 3 Years' Probation

Sen. Ben Hueso to Serve 3 Years' Probation

California State Sen. Ben Hueso will serve three years of probation and undergo a six-week alcohol program after he was arrested in August and charged with DUI.