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Friday, Sep 21, 2018

SEAL Held in Miramar Brig, Suspected of Killing ISIS Fighter: Navy Times

SEAL Held in Miramar Brig, Suspected of Killing ISIS Fighter: Navy Times

A Navy SEAL is being held in a military brig while authorities investigate the stabbing death of an Islamic State combatant while he was subdued in Iraq last year.

Friday, Sep 14, 2018

Remotely-Piloted Navy Jet Damaged in Ventura County Accident

Remotely-Piloted Navy Jet Damaged in Ventura County Accident

An unmanned Navy reconnaissance aircraft was damaged in a belly-landing at a Southern California base this week.

Monday, Sep 10, 2018

Marine Killed in Lemon Grove Dreamed of Being a Drill Instructor: Wife

Marine Killed in Lemon Grove Dreamed of Being a Drill Instructor: Wife

The U.S. Marine who was found dead in Lemon Grove Friday dreamed of being a drill instructor, according to his wife.

Monday, Sep 10, 2018

Miramar-Based Marine Killed in Lemon Grove Shooting

Miramar-Based Marine Killed in Lemon Grove Shooting

A man shot and killed early Friday morning in Lemon Grove was identified Sunday as a Marine sergeant stationed at Marine Corps Air Station, Miramar, the San Diego County Sheriff's Department said.

Friday, Sep 7, 2018

GI Bill Funding Reinstated for 3 Private San Diego Universities

GI Bill Funding Reinstated for 3 Private San Diego Universities

Three private universities, whose students include hundreds of military veterans, unexpectedly in jeopardy of losing approval for critical GI Bill funding are breathing a collective sigh of relief.

Sunday, Sep 2, 2018

Veterans Healing from Trauma Through Movement, Dance

Veterans Healing from Trauma Through Movement, Dance

On a sunny Saturday morning in San Diego, a group of veterans gathered to move their body, moving their hands, moving their feet and moving through their traumatic experiences.

Friday, Aug 31, 2018

Mark Kelly, Gabby Giffords Honored Aboard USS Midway

Mark Kelly, Gabby Giffords Honored Aboard USS Midway

Former Arizona Congresswoman Gabby Giffords and her husband, astronaut Mark Kelly, were honored for their service to their country aboard USS Midway Thursday.

Tuesday, Aug 28, 2018

POW Captive Alongside Sen. John McCain Tells How Faith Brought Them Home

POW Captive Alongside Sen. John McCain Tells How Faith Brought Them Home

They were isolated from any news and it was Bedinger who shared with McCain, with careful communication through the prison cell walls, that another Navy pilot turned astronaut, Neil Armstrong, had just landed on...

Monday, Aug 27, 2018

Disabled Navy Vet Gets New Home Designed for His Needs

Disabled Navy Vet Gets New Home Designed for His Needs

A disabled Navy veteran got the keys to a new house Saturday specifically designed around his special needs.

Tuesday, Aug 21, 2018

Air Force Pilot, Widow to be Honored by VFW

Air Force Pilot, Widow to be Honored by VFW

An Air Force pilot and his widow will be honored in a ceremony Tuesday in Coronado. At the event, a special photo will be given to her. It represents the family’s struggles after her husband's plane went...

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