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Sunday, Dec 11, 2016 at 11:47 PM PST

Marine Vet Asks for Christmas Help After Car Plows Into Home

Marine Vet Asks for Christmas Help After Car Plows Into Home

NBC 7's Ashley Matthews heard from LeRay Shurn, a 10-year Marine veteran, who is asking people in the community to drop gifts for his young children off at his home.

Friday, Dec 9, 2016 at 08:29 PM PST

American Legion National Commander to Visit San Diego

American Legion National Commander to Visit San Diego

The National Commander of the American Legion will speak at several events in San Diego Saturday.

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 04:35 PM PST

US Fighter Pilot Found Dead After Ejecting Near Japan

US Fighter Pilot Found Dead After Ejecting Near Japan

A U.S. Marine Corps pilot who ejected from a F/A-18 jet near Japan has been recovered and pronounced dead, officials said Thursday.

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 04:10 PM PST

'Revolutionary' Navy Warship Arrives in San Diego

'Revolutionary' Navy Warship Arrives in San Diego

The Navy's most technologically advanced destroyer is arriving in San Diego Thursday.

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 12:25 PM PST

USS Midway Remembers Pearl Harbor

USS Midway Remembers Pearl Harbor

Dec. 7, 2016 marked the 75th anniversary of the attacks on Pearl Harbor and cities across the country held special ceremonies to remember the lives lost. In San Diego, a ceremony took place aboard the USS...

Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016 at 03:00 PM PST

Obama: What Separates Us From Tyrants and Terrorists

Obama: What Separates Us From Tyrants and Terrorists

President Barack Obama gives the last national security speech of his second term at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Florida, home to U.S. Special Operations Command and U.S. Central Command.

Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016 at 03:24 PM PST

3 Chinese Ships Visit San Diego

3 Chinese Ships Visit San Diego

San Diegans will be able to tour one of three visiting ships from China after they arrive Tuesday.

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 12:14 PM PST

104-Year-Old Pearl Harbor Survivor Heads to Hawaii

104-Year-Old Pearl Harbor Survivor Heads to Hawaii

A 104-year-old San Diego resident known as the oldest survivor of Pearl Harbor boarded a flight to Honolulu Saturday, where he will be honored at a ceremony.

Saturday, Dec 3, 2016 at 03:31 PM PST

U.S. Marine Osprey Makes Precautionary Emergency Landing

U.S. Marine Osprey Makes Precautionary Emergency Landing

A U.S. Marine aircraft made a precautionary emergency landing east of San Diego, near Mount Laguna, on Thursday afternoon, military officials said.

Friday, Dec 2, 2016 at 06:59 AM PST

Military Honors Woman Who Sent 7,200 Care Package to Troops

Military Honors Woman Who Sent 7,200 Care Package to Troops

Maxine Russell has been making personalized packages with snacks, drinks, personal items and letters for more than 25 years.

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