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Friday, Nov 18, 2016 at 12:06 PM PST

USS Murtha Arrives Home From Maiden Voyage

USS Murtha Arrives Home From Maiden Voyage

San Diego greeted USS John P. Murtha as it completed its maiden voyage Friday.

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2016 at 08:43 PM PST

Veteran’s Housing Project Shot Down by Poway City Council

Veteran’s Housing Project Shot Down by Poway City Council

An affordable housing development for veterans in Poway was voted down by the Poway City Council.

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 at 08:53 PM PST

Possibility of Closing Combat Roles for Women in Military

Possibility of Closing Combat Roles for Women in Military

“If you train the same, if you can keep up, you can mentally do it, why not?” one veteran said.

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 at 06:54 PM PST

Retired U.S. Navy Captain Pleads Guilty in Navy Bribery Case

Retired U.S. Navy Captain Pleads Guilty in Navy Bribery Case

Another naval official had pleaded guilty in a multi-million dollar bribery case involving foreign defense contractor “Fat” Leonard Glenn Francis.

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 at 06:08 PM PST

Combat Roles for Women Could Disappear Under Trump Admin.

Combat Roles for Women Could Disappear Under Trump Admin.

NBC 7's Bridget Naso heard from some female veterans who think that women, so long as they qualify, should be allowed to pursue any combat role they choose while others said that scaling back combat roles for...

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 at 04:10 PM PST

2 Former Executives Charged in Navy Bribery Scandal

2 Former Executives Charged in Navy Bribery Scandal

Two former executives of a foreign defense contractor were charged on Thursday for their involvement in a multi-million dollar Navy bribery scheme.

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 at 04:08 PM PST

Navy Officer Pleads Guilty in Growing Bribery, Fraud Scheme

Navy Officer Pleads Guilty in Growing Bribery, Fraud Scheme

A U.S. Navy lieutenant commander has pleaded guilty to accepting cash, luxury hotels and prostitutes from foreign defense contractor "Fat Leonard" Francis in exchange for proprietary Navy information, according...

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 at 11:54 AM PST

Noise Alert for Naval Base San Diego

Noise Alert for Naval Base San Diego

Residents should expect to hear blank gunfire during the exercise.

Monday, Nov 14, 2016 at 08:51 AM PST

Navy to Expand Sonar, Other Training off West Coast

Navy to Expand Sonar, Other Training off West Coast

The U.S. Navy has finalized a plan to expand sonar testing and other warfare training off the coasts of Washington, Oregon and northern California.

Saturday, Nov 12, 2016 at 04:42 PM PST

WWII Vet Receives Bronze Star in San Diego

WWII Vet Receives Bronze Star in San Diego

In front of four generations of family and friends, a WWII veteran from San Diego received a Bronze Star Saturday.

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