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Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017 at 11:59 AM PDT

USS Gabrielle Giffords Arrives in San Diego

USS Gabrielle Giffords Arrives in San Diego

USS Gabrielle Giffords arrived Wednesday at Naval Base San Diego, completing her first voyage to her homeport.

Monday, Jul 3, 2017 at 06:03 PM PDT

USO Asks Americans to #Flex4Forces

USO Asks Americans to #Flex4Forces

To participate, people just have to take a picture of themselves flexing their bicep and upload it to Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc. with the hashtag #Flex4Forces.

Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017 at 04:26 PM PDT

Surprise! Navy Wife Reveals Pregnancy at Sailor's Homecoming

Surprise! Navy Wife Reveals Pregnancy at Sailor's Homecoming

When the USS Carl Vinson returned from a six-month deployment in San Diego, one Navy sailor was taken aback by an incredible surprise from his wife.

Monday, Jun 26, 2017 at 07:43 PM PDT

2 US Marines Suffer Severe Burns in Blast at MCAS Miramar

2 US Marines Suffer Severe Burns in Blast at MCAS Miramar

Two U.S. Marines were critically injured at MCAS Miramar.

Sunday, Jun 25, 2017 at 11:33 PM PDT

Navy Makes Changes to Female Uniform Regulations

Navy Makes Changes to Female Uniform Regulations

The Navy has made several changes to women’s uniform’s that went into effect last Wednesday. Women are now allowed to wear their hair in a bun though the back opening of a command or navy ball cap.

Saturday, Jun 24, 2017 at 05:09 PM PDT

Teen Cadets Train With Coast Guard in San Diego

Teen Cadets Train With Coast Guard in San Diego

A dozen Naval Sea Cadets got a firsthand look at the Coast Guard’s law enforcement mission during a nine-day training program onboard the Coast Guard cutter Sea Otter off the coast of San Diego.

Saturday, Jun 24, 2017 at 04:28 PM PDT

Military Families Celebrate Christmas in July (Well, June)

Military Families Celebrate Christmas in July (Well, June)

Santa Claus came early for some local military families. The San Diego Armed Services YMCA hosted its annual “Christmas You Missed” event. It recreates Christmas for military families who were separated by...

Saturday, Jun 24, 2017 at 12:44 PM PDT

Lewd Comments on Facebook Page for Military Raises Alarms

Lewd Comments on Facebook Page for Military Raises Alarms

A Facebook page for active and retired military servicemen around Camp Pendleton has raised red flags over its lewd and inappropriate comments.

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 07:29 PM PDT

Operation Homefront Furnishes Military Family's Home

Operation Homefront Furnishes Military Family's Home

Petty Officer Benedict Nkrumah, just moved the family from where he was previously stationed in Okinawa. Their home in Japan had been furnished, and given the high living cost in San Diego, Nkrumah reached...

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 02:27 PM PDT

USS Carl Vinson Strike Group Returns to San Diego

USS Carl Vinson Strike Group Returns to San Diego

The USS Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group and its military service members will return to San Diego Friday morning after a nearly 6-month deployment in the Western Pacific.

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