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Thursday, Aug 15, 2019 at 11:28 AM PDT

Quake Damage Estimate Tops $5B at California Navy Base

Quake Damage Estimate Tops $5B at California Navy Base

Earthquakes that struck California last month caused more than $5 billion in damage to Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake, a sprawling desert facility where some of the military's most advanced weapons are...

Wednesday, Aug 14, 2019 at 08:52 AM PDT

Former SEAL Trains Cloned K-9s to Take Down School Shooters

Former SEAL Trains Cloned K-9s to Take Down School Shooters

Even when it's just pretend, hearing gunshots echo through a school and seeing children play dead in a hallway makes your heart race and your stomach sick. Now, a former Navy SEAL says he has the solution to...

Monday, Aug 12, 2019 at 06:01 PM PDT

Special Operations Command Orders Ethics and Culture Review

Special Operations Command Orders Ethics and Culture Review

NBC 7's Bridget Naso has the story.

Monday, Aug 12, 2019 at 02:06 PM PDT

Dorothy Olsen, Pilot in World War II, Dies at 103

Dorothy Olsen, Pilot in World War II, Dies at 103

"Why would I want to fly a Cessna when I've flown a P-51?"' she once said.

Monday, Aug 12, 2019 at 12:52 PM PDT

12 Marines Remain in Confinement in Smuggling Investigation

12 Marines Remain in Confinement in Smuggling Investigation

A dozen Marines remain in confinement at Camp Pendleton in connection with a Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) investigation into allegations of human smuggling and drug-related offenses.

Sunday, Aug 11, 2019 at 08:02 PM PDT

Pentagon Identifies Marine Killed in Iraq

Pentagon Identifies Marine Killed in Iraq

A military service member killed in combat in Iraq over the weekend was identified Sunday as a U.S. Marine from Colorado, authorities said. Gunnery Sgt. Scott A. Koppenhafer, 35, was killed Saturday by enemy...

Wednesday, Aug 7, 2019 at 12:22 PM PDT

Navy Drops Afghanistan Detainee Abuse Charges Against SEALs

Navy Drops Afghanistan Detainee Abuse Charges Against SEALs

The U.S. Navy has dropped charges against four SEALs involving alleged abuse of detainees in Afghanistan in 2012.

Wednesday, Aug 7, 2019 at 06:21 AM PDT

Military Family Loses 'Everything' in Move to California

Military Family Loses 'Everything' in Move to California

A Marine Corps family recently stationed in Southern California says they're living a nightmare after a thief took everything out of their truck and stole their car.

Tuesday, Aug 6, 2019 at 09:45 AM PDT

11 Defendants Await Trial in US Navy Bribery Scandal

11 Defendants Await Trial in US Navy Bribery Scandal

A widespread scandal in which a defense contractor bribed officials within the U.S. Navy to gain access to confidential information may be wrapped up by the end of next year, the U.S. Attorney's Office said...

Tuesday, Aug 6, 2019 at 04:19 AM PDT

Military Alleges Sexual Misconduct in Soldier's Hazing Death

Military Alleges Sexual Misconduct in Soldier's Hazing Death

Military prosecutors in Virginia said Monday that they want to add allegations of sexual misconduct to their murder case against a U.S. Marine and a Navy SEAL who are among those blamed for the 2017 hazing death...

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