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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Troubled Plane Circled for an Hour Before Landing

Troubled Plane Circled for an Hour Before Landing

An airplane en route to San Diego from Philadelphia had difficulty landing at Lindbergh Field Tuesday night, according to the airport manager.

Sex Offender Challenges "300 Feet From Parks" Rule

Sex Offender Challenges "300 Feet From Parks" Rule

An organization called Reform Sex Offender Laws is filing lawsuits in 71 California cities to change local ordinances.

IRS Investigates Miramar Tax Preparers

IRS Investigates Miramar Tax Preparers

Federal agents raided a tax service business out of Miramar several days ago as part of an investigation launched by the Internal Revenue Service.

Solana Beach Man Suffers Burns Over Half His Body

Solana Beach Man Suffers Burns Over Half His Body

A Solana Beach man was rushed to the hospital with serious burn injuries covering half of his body, officials said.

Intense Fire Melts Blinds, Cracks Windows: Witness

Intense Fire Melts Blinds, Cracks Windows: Witness

Fire damaged a home on College Avenue near Montezuma near the SDSU campus.

Lawsuit: Casino Built on Burial Ground

Lawsuit: Casino Built on Burial Ground

A new lawsuit alleges that construction of Jamul’s new casino desecrated a Native American burial ground.