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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Former Staffers Blamed for Break-In at DeMaio Office: Source

Former Staffers Blamed for Break-In at DeMaio Office: Source

Two former staff members are being blamed for a May break-in at Republican congressional candidate Carl DeMaio’s San Diego campaign headquarters, a source close to the investigation told NBC 7.

Woman in Golf Cart Killed on Private School Campus

Woman in Golf Cart Killed on Private School Campus

A woman was killed in a collision between a golf cart and a pickup truck on the campus of a private school in El Cajon.

Driver in Deadly Hit-and-Run Has Expired License: Clerk

Driver in Deadly Hit-and-Run Has Expired License: Clerk

The driver in an Oceanside hit-and-run crash that killed an active-duty Marine should not have been behind the wheel, a rental agency clerk told NBC 7.

Accused Nurse Showed Friend Baby's Room

Accused Nurse Showed Friend Baby's Room

A longtime friend of a San Diego nurse accused of molesting a 2-month-old foster child said she visited the suspect at his home before the graphic allegations came to light and he even showed her the nursery he...

1-Day Sentence for Driver in Deadly Firefighter Crash

1-Day Sentence for Driver in Deadly Firefighter Crash

A woman who pleaded guilty to causing a head-on crash that killed an off-duty firefighter in Campo last year will only spend one day in jail, a San Diego judge ruled Friday.

Rescued Horse Gives Birth to Foal in County Care

Rescued Horse Gives Birth to Foal in County Care

When San Diego County Animal Services seized a variety of neglected animals last weekend, workers came away with 31 horses. Now, they have 32.