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Tuesday, Aug 18, 2015 at 09:25 AM PDT

WWII Vet Gets Bronze Star Earned in 1945

WWII Vet Gets Bronze Star Earned in 1945

Seventy years after earning the Bronze Star Medal, one World War II veteran finally officially received the meritorious medal in San Diego for his service to our nation.

Tuesday, Aug 18, 2015 at 10:32 AM PDT

Bribery Scandal in 'Very Early Stages': CNO

Bribery Scandal in 'Very Early Stages': CNO

The second highest-ranking official in the U.S. Navy made his first public comment on the bribery scandal.

Tuesday, Aug 18, 2015 at 08:59 AM PDT

Romano's Jewelers Stores Shut Down

Romano's Jewelers Stores Shut Down

The jewelery store accused of targeting active-duty military is now in the process of bankruptcy.

Sunday, Aug 16, 2015 at 11:59 AM PDT

Soldier's Healing Journey Spotlights 'Soul Wounds' of War

Soldier's Healing Journey Spotlights 'Soul Wounds' of War

One soldier recalls the chaos after a bombing one August day in 2007 and the healing process for the years following it.

Friday, Aug 14, 2015 at 11:47 AM PDT
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By Monica Garske

Images: USS Midway's Spirit of '45 Celebration

On Aug. 15, 2015, the USS Midway Museum will host a "Spirit of '45" celebration... See Full Gallery

Thursday, Aug 13, 2015 at 01:57 PM PDT

U.S. Should Consider Embedding Troops in Iraq: General

U.S. Should Consider Embedding Troops in Iraq: General

If Iraqi forces aren't making good progress against Islamic State militants in the next several months, the U.S. should consider embedding American troops with the Iraqis, the Army's retiring top general...

Friday, Aug 14, 2015 at 12:38 PM PDT

USS Midway Museum Celebrates 70th Anniversary of End of WWII

USS Midway Museum Celebrates 70th Anniversary of End of WWII

Organizers expect more than 3,000 people to attend the event.

Monday, Aug 10, 2015 at 08:56 AM PDT

Spirit of '45 Day at Balboa Park

Spirit of '45 Day at Balboa Park

Balboa Park was packed with veterans and hundreds of others celebrating "Spirit of '45 Day." On August 9, 1945 the U.S. dropped an atomic bomb on Nagasaki, Japan...eventually leading to the end of World War II.

Sunday, Aug 9, 2015 at 09:34 AM PDT

USS George Washington to Arrive in Coronado

USS George Washington to Arrive in Coronado

The USS George Washington is set to arrive at North Island Air Base in Coronado on Monday as part of a planned three carrier swap.

Thursday, Aug 6, 2015 at 08:10 PM PDT

Vets for Peace Advocate Diplomacy at SD Conference

Vets for Peace Advocate Diplomacy at SD Conference

Thursday marks the 70th Anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and the group Veterans for Peace is marking the day at its 30th annual conference held in San Diego.

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