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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.

Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017 at 08:48 PM PDT

USS Fitzgerald Sailors Posthumously Promoted

USS Fitzgerald Sailors Posthumously Promoted

The U.S. Navy announced the seven Sailors who died aboard USS Fitzgerald were posthumously promoted Wednesday.

Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017 at 01:49 PM PDT

Military Leaders Speak Out Against Racism, Extremism

Military Leaders Speak Out Against Racism, Extremism

Leaders of the four major U.S. military services have spoken out against racism and extremism after last weekend's violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 05:15 PM PDT

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

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

A U.S. Navy commander pleaded guilty Tuesday in connection with an investigation of a multi-million dollar Navy bribery scheme involving Singapore-based defense contractor Leonard Glenn Francis, also known as...

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 10:44 PM PDT

US Marine Killed in Plane Crash to Be Buried in San Diego

US Marine Killed in Plane Crash to Be Buried in San Diego

A funeral procession carried U.S. Marine Sgt. Chad E. Jenson from Lindbergh Field to Sorrento Valley Tuesday.

Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 09:01 PM PDT

Family of Man Who Died in Navy SEAL Training Wants Answers

Family of Man Who Died in Navy SEAL Training Wants Answers

The attorney for the family of a former U.S. Navy SEAL trainee has sent the Navy a letter demanding an answer to whether Lovelace died in the line of duty within ten days.

Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 11:52 AM PDT

Coast Guard Rescues Pilot Off Florida Coast

Coast Guard Rescues Pilot Off Florida Coast

 A Navy pilot ejected from his F-5N Tiger II tactical fighter aircraft August 9th, southeast of Naval Air Station Key West. The pilot, assigned to Fighter Squadron Composite 111, was quickly recovered by a...

Saturday, Aug 12, 2017 at 07:07 PM PDT

Military Families, New to San Diego, Get Back-to-School Help

Military Families, New to San Diego, Get Back-to-School Help

The San Diego Unified School District welcomed military families to an open house Saturday to prepare them for the upcoming school year. The event helps families newly stationed in San Diego get up to speed with...

Friday, Aug 11, 2017 at 09:23 PM PDT

2 Former Executives Sentenced in Navy Bribery Scandal

2 Former Executives Sentenced in Navy Bribery Scandal

Two former Singapore executives for foreign defense contractor Glenn Defense Marine Asia (GDMA) were sentenced Friday for their involvement in a multi-million dollar Navy bribery scheme.

Friday, Aug 11, 2017 at 11:34 AM PDT

USMC Orders 'Operational Reset' After Osprey Crash Off Australia

USMC Orders 'Operational Reset' After Osprey Crash Off Australia

The U.S. Marine Corps commandant has ordered a 24-hour stand down of all flight operations or "an operational reset," USMC officials confirmed Friday.

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