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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Man in Video Beating Dog Is Vendor for Qualcomm Stadium

Man in Video Beating Dog Is Vendor for Qualcomm Stadium

Video of a man abusing a dog has some calling for a boycott of a company that does business with San Diego, specifically Qualcomm Stadium and the San Diego Convention Center.

Update: Mitt Romney’s Oceanfront Home

Update: Mitt Romney’s Oceanfront Home

A look at how things are going in the construction of the former presidential candidate's La Jolla home.

Chargers Suspend Announcer For Thursday's Game

Chargers Suspend Announcer For Thursday's Game

Chargers announcer Hank Bauer made a joke during San Diego’s game against the 49ers on Sunday that’s ruffling more than a few feathers. He apologized on Twitter on Tuesday afternoon.

Local ISIS Fighter Worked for People With Disabilities: Patient

Local ISIS Fighter Worked for People With Disabilities: Patient

The former San Diegan who was killed while fighting for the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) once helped care for people with disabilities, a friend exclusively told NBC 7.

Former UCSD Student Dies After Falling Off NYC Roof

Former UCSD Student Dies After Falling Off NYC Roof

Police say a former San Diego woman has died after falling off a Manhattan roof during a party.

San Diego Man Dies Fighting for ISIS

San Diego Man Dies Fighting for ISIS

A San Diego man died fighting for the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) over the weekend, NBC News reported Tuesday.