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Monday, Aug 28, 2017 at 11:54 AM PDT

USS Sterett Arrives in San Diego

USS Sterett Arrives in San Diego

The guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett returned home to San Diego Monday following a five-month deployment. The Sterett deployed March 31 with the destroyer USS Dewey. The Dewey came home on time at the end of...

Monday, Aug 28, 2017 at 12:03 AM PDT

US Navy to Take an Operational Pause to Review Training

US Navy to Take an Operational Pause to Review Training

After the second serious naval incident in a matter of months, NBC 7's Bridget Naso speaks with Navy personnel to see how an operational pause will affect the military overseas and in San Diego.

Monday, Aug 28, 2017 at 12:02 AM PDT

Troop Levels in Afghanistan Higher than Originally Reported

Troop Levels in Afghanistan Higher than Originally Reported

NBC 7's Bridget Naso reports on the fluctuating numbers of military troops deployed in Afghanistan.

Friday, Aug 25, 2017 at 03:15 PM PDT

Enemy Drones Pose Threat to USS Nimitz

Enemy Drones Pose Threat to USS Nimitz

For the senior Navy commanders on the ship, the presence of the enemy drone so close is worrying.

Thursday, Aug 24, 2017 at 02:12 PM PDT

USO San Diego Hosts Baby Shower for 150+ Military Moms

USO San Diego Hosts Baby Shower for 150+ Military Moms

With flowers, gifts and games, more than 150 military mothers-to-be enjoyed a baby shower at Camp Pendleton Thursday, a chance to bond with other moms and feel support during a challenging time.

Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 at 10:45 AM PDT

Family Members ID 5 Sailors Missing in Collision

Family Members ID 5 Sailors Missing in Collision

At least five of the 10 missing sailors have been identified by relatives.

Monday, Aug 21, 2017 at 11:15 PM PDT

Veterans, Families React to President Trump's Address

Veterans, Families React to President Trump's Address

President Trump Monday night, promising victory in Afghanistan, but many questions still remain; like how many additional troops will be deployed.

Tuesday, Aug 22, 2017 at 06:31 AM PDT

Sailors' Remains Found in Ship Collision

Sailors' Remains Found in Ship Collision

NBC 7 Greg Bledsoe and Marianne Kushi report

Monday, Aug 21, 2017 at 06:45 PM PDT

Marine Crash Inquiry Continues, No Answers Expected Soon

Marine Crash Inquiry Continues, No Answers Expected Soon

Military investigators are trying to piece together the cause of a crash that killed 15 Marines and a sailor in Mississippi in July, but it could be a year or more until any information becomes public.

Tuesday, Sep 12, 2017 at 05:24 PM PDT

US Navy Captain Pleads Guilty in 'Fat Leonard' Bribery Case

US Navy Captain Pleads Guilty in 'Fat Leonard' Bribery Case

Another U.S. Navy official has pleaded guilty in a multi-million dollar Navy bribery scheme involved 28 defendants, including 21 current and former Navy officials.

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