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Thursday, Jan 5, 2017 at 08:41 AM PST

USS Carl Vinson Strike Group Ships Deploy

USS Carl Vinson Strike Group Ships Deploy

The ships in the USS Carl Vinson Strike Group will deploy Thursday for the Western Pacific, taking with them thousands of sailors who will be a part of a mission for the next several months. NBC 7’s Elena Gomez...

Wednesday, Jan 4, 2017 at 12:56 PM PST

San Diego Co. Earns Military Contract for Underwater Robots

San Diego Co. Earns Military Contract for Underwater Robots

Wednesday, Dec 21, 2016 at 08:14 PM PST

Following Criticism, Navy Brings Back Rating Titles

Following Criticism, Navy Brings Back Rating Titles

Local sailors said they were upset with the change, which has been around for nearly 250 years.

Wednesday, Dec 21, 2016 at 06:15 PM PST

Navy Announces Return of Rating Titles After Backlash

Navy Announces Return of Rating Titles After Backlash

NBC 7's military reporter Bridget Naso has more on the U.S. Navy's announcement that it will bring back rating titles 3 months after taking them away.

Wednesday, Dec 21, 2016 at 10:06 AM PST

City Finds Potential Homes for 700 Homeless Vets

City Finds Potential Homes for 700 Homeless Vets

More than 700 potential homes have been identified for veterans enrolled in "Housing our Heroes", a city-wide campaign to reduce the number of homeless veterans in San Diego.

Sunday, Dec 18, 2016 at 09:43 AM PST

Late Woman's Family Donates Wheelchair to Vietnam Veteran

Late Woman's Family Donates Wheelchair to Vietnam Veteran

An Oceanside veteran was gifted a $19,000 electric wheelchair courtesy of the giving family of the woman who used it until her death.

Saturday, Dec 17, 2016 at 08:16 PM PST

Charity Breaks Ground on Adaptive Home for Marine Veteran

Charity Breaks Ground on Adaptive Home for Marine Veteran

A non-profit organization broke ground Saturday on an adaptive home for a Marine veteran who was severely injured in Afghanistan.

Friday, Dec 16, 2016 at 03:31 PM PST

2 Navy Contractors Arrested in Separate Bomb Hoaxes

2 Navy Contractors Arrested in Separate Bomb Hoaxes

Two Navy contractors were arrested and charged Wednesday for allegedly giving false information about two separate hoax bomb threats made to Naval Base San Diego, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.

Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016 at 02:32 PM PST

Marine Osprey Crew Hurt in Shallow Water Landing Off Japan

Marine Osprey Crew Hurt in Shallow Water Landing Off Japan

Five people aboard a U.S. MV-22 Osprey were rescued Monday when the aircraft landed in shallow water off Okinawa, military officials reported.

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