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Monday, Nov 19, 2018 at 10:02 PM PST

Remains of Marine Killed in WWII Come Home Nearly 75 Years Later

Remains of Marine Killed in WWII Come Home Nearly 75 Years Later

The long journey home for United State Marine Corps Sergeant Millard Odom has finally come to an end.

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018 at 03:36 PM PST

Sen. Harris Calls Border Deployments 'Demonstration for TV Cameras'

Sen. Harris Calls Border Deployments 'Demonstration for TV Cameras'

California Senator Kamala Harris said the deployment of military forces to the U.S.-Mexico border is a political stunt orchestrated by President Donald Trump for TV. cameras.

Monday, Nov 19, 2018 at 10:49 PM PST

CBP Halts Traffic into US at San Ysidro POE

CBP Halts Traffic into US at San Ysidro POE

Lanes into the United States from Mexico have been temporarily shut down at the San Ysidro Port of Entry as crews secure the border in response to a caravan of thousands of migrants from Central America.

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018 at 05:34 AM PST

MCRD Drill Instructor Dies in Motorcycle Crash

MCRD Drill Instructor Dies in Motorcycle Crash

A Marine drill instructor was killed in a motorcycle crash Friday evening, military officials said.

Friday, Nov 16, 2018 at 06:26 PM PST

Behind-the-Scenes Look at Marines' 'Border Hardening' Mission

Behind-the-Scenes Look at Marines' 'Border Hardening' Mission

A closer look at the infrastructure Marines are using to secure parts of our southern border.

Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 at 09:39 PM PST

Marines Fortify San Ysidro Border Ahead of Caravan

Marines Fortify San Ysidro Border Ahead of Caravan

Marines installed barb wire and cement blocks near the San Ysidro border as hundreds of migrants arrive in Tijuana. NBC 7's Bridget Naso has more.

Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 at 06:26 AM PST

Migrants Won't See Armed Soldiers on US-Mexico Border

Migrants Won't See Armed Soldiers on US-Mexico Border

As thousands of migrants in a caravan of Central American asylum-seekers converge on the doorstep of the United States, what they won't find are armed American soldiers standing guard. Instead, they will see...

Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 at 09:25 PM PST

Judge: Vets With PTSD Can Sue VA Over Discharge Status

Judge: Vets With PTSD Can Sue VA Over Discharge Status

A federal judge in Connecticut has ruled that thousands of Navy and Marine Corps veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan who developed post-traumatic stress disorder but were denied Veterans Affairs benefits can sue...

Friday, Nov 16, 2018 at 01:36 AM PST

Meditation Helps Vets with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: Study

Meditation Helps Vets with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: Study

Meditation worked as well as traditional therapy for military veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder in a small experiment sponsored by the Department of Defense.

Thursday, Nov 15, 2018 at 01:51 PM PST

US Navy Alleges SEAL Was 'Out of Control' in Mosul Iraq

US Navy Alleges SEAL Was 'Out of Control' in Mosul Iraq

Witness accounts and graphic photos of a Navy SEAL out of control while deployed to Iraq, U.S. Navy prosecutors said.

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NBC 7’s Bridget Naso comes from a military family and has extensively covered San Diego’s military community. Send her suggestions for stories or features via email and watch her reports weekdays on NBC 7 News at 4, 5, and 6.

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