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Wednesday, Feb 8, 2017 at 08:58 PM PST

Travel Ban Concerns Local Couple Brought Together in Iraq

Travel Ban Concerns Local Couple Brought Together in Iraq

A couple in El Cajon who met and fell in love while fighting the war in Iraq now fear that the President's travel ban may keep their families apart.

Tuesday, Feb 7, 2017 at 08:27 PM PST

Coalition Fights for Vets Facing Deportation

Coalition Fights for Vets Facing Deportation

A coalition of groups trying to help military veterans from being deported took their fight to Capitol Hill Tuesday.

Tuesday, Feb 7, 2017 at 02:38 PM PST

First Navy SEAL to Earn Admiral Rank Dies at 93

First Navy SEAL to Earn Admiral Rank Dies at 93

Richard Lyon, the first Navy SEAL to rise to the rank of admiral, has died. He was 93.

Tuesday, Feb 7, 2017 at 07:54 PM PST

Unreported Air Strikes Carried Out in Middle East

Unreported Air Strikes Carried Out in Middle East

The U.S. Army Airstrikes that were not reported were carried out in the Middle East by attack helicopters and drones, according to an investigation by the Military Times.

Friday, Feb 3, 2017 at 05:55 PM PST

Sanctions on Iran Resonate with Local Military Families

Sanctions on Iran Resonate with Local Military Families

NBC 7'S Steven Luke spoke with parents and spouses of military service members who have a little more to worry about when communication between two nations turns hostile.

Thursday, Feb 2, 2017 at 12:35 PM PST

Expo at Camp Pendleton Displays Latest, High-Tech Marine Equipment

Expo at Camp Pendleton Displays Latest, High-Tech Marine Equipment

Seventy-five vendors displayed some of the marines' high-tech equipment at the Marine West Exposition at Camp Pendleton. That ranged from amphibious combat vehicles to medical training equipment to drones small enough to fit in your pocket. NBC 7’s Bridget Naso reports.

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017 at 10:17 AM PST

1 Dies, 1 Hurt in Air-to-Ground Munitions Training Mishap

1 Dies, 1 Hurt in Air-to-Ground Munitions Training Mishap

A civilian contractor was killed and an Air Force service member injured in a training accident on a military range in southern New Mexico.

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017 at 12:47 PM PST

Afghan Interpreter Living in SD Speaks Out on Travel Ban

Afghan Interpreter Living in SD Speaks Out on Travel Ban

Lucky, an Afghan interpreter who worked with the U.S. military overseas, said he risked everything working with the U.S. in combat zones.

Tuesday, Jan 31, 2017 at 06:37 PM PST

Veterans Back Interpreters Impacted by Trump's Travel Ban

Veterans Back Interpreters Impacted by Trump's Travel Ban

More than 350 veterans have signed a letter to President Trump in hopes of ensuring travel protection for middle eastern interpreters that helped U.S. forces in war zones.

Tuesday, Jan 31, 2017 at 12:10 PM PST

Active Shooter Drills Held at Naval Base Coronado

Active Shooter Drills Held at Naval Base Coronado

The Navy conducted active shooter drills at NAS North Island Tuesday, part of operation “Exercise Solid Curtain-Citadel Shield.”

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NBC 7’s Bridget Naso comes from a military family and has extensively covered San Diego’s military community.
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