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Tuesday, Aug 2, 2016 at 03:32 PM PDT

2 Marine Vets Walk Hundreds of Miles to Honor Fallen Troops

2 Marine Vets Walk Hundreds of Miles to Honor Fallen Troops

Two Marine veterans finished a walk that spanned hundreds of miles to honor troops who have died in combat. The journey for Art Medina and Nick Osuna began on July 1st in San Francisco at the Marines' Memorial...

Saturday, Jul 30, 2016 at 11:30 PM PDT

US Marine Corps IDs Pilot Killed in Hornet Crash

US Marine Corps IDs Pilot Killed in Hornet Crash

The U.S. Marine Corps has now identified a pilot based out of Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Miramar in San Diego who was killed in an F/A-18C Hornet crash in Twentynine Palms, California.

Friday, Jul 29, 2016 at 08:43 AM PDT

Navy to Name Ship After Gay Rights Icon Harvey Milk: Report

 Navy to Name Ship After Gay Rights Icon Harvey Milk: Report

The United States Navy will be naming one of their ships after gay rights icon and San Francisco politician Harvey Milk, according to a report by the U.S. Naval Institute, which cites a Congressional notice...

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 12:14 PM PDT

Joggin' for Frogmen 5K and Tadpole Trot

Joggin' for Frogmen 5K and Tadpole Trot

NBC 7's Whitney Southwick talks to Sarah Williams about the event scheduled for July 30 at Naval Training Center Park.

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 10:31 PM PDT

Marine Severely Injured in Afghanistan Receives Adapted Home

Marine Severely Injured in Afghanistan Receives Adapted Home

A Marine sergeant severely injured in Afghanistan received the keys to his new adapted home in Valley Center Saturday. The home makes it easier for Sergeant Toran Gaal to move around in his wheelchair. Gaal, his

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 08:21 PM PDT

Mayor, Volunteers Stand Down for Homeless Veterans

Mayor, Volunteers Stand Down for Homeless Veterans

City leaders, residents and veterans met at San Diego High School Saturday for the second day of Stand Down for Homeless Veterans.

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016 at 06:18 PM PDT

Navy Vet Shares How Stand Down Helped Him Better His Life

Navy Vet Shares How Stand Down Helped Him Better His Life

Navy veteran Lew Keller used to be homeless, and credits the Stand Down event for helping him take necessary steps to improve his life. NBC 7's Bridget Naso has more.

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016 at 11:46 AM PDT

Volunteers Prep for 'Stand Down' to Help Homeless Vets

Volunteers Prep for 'Stand Down' to Help Homeless Vets

Volunteers are busy preparing for the annual “Stand Down” event in San Diego this weekend – a chance for homeless U.S. military veterans to get the resources they need to get back on their feet.

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 06:33 PM PDT

Complete Data from Listen to Our Veterans Project Available

Complete Data from Listen to Our Veterans Project Available

NBC 7's Bridget Naso shares highlights from the project data.

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 06:31 PM PDT

Listen to Our Veterans Releases Report

Listen to Our Veterans Releases Report

You can view the final Listen to Our Veterans report here.

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