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Wednesday, Dec 20, 2017

Military Pay Raises May Make Little Difference for Some

Military Pay Raises May Make Little Difference for Some

There are more than 115,000 servicemembers in San Diego who will receive a pay raise in 2018, the largest increase since 2010.

Thursday, Dec 21, 2017

Marine Veteran Deported 15 Years Ago Returns to US, Family

Marine Veteran Deported 15 Years Ago Returns to US, Family

A U.S. Marine veteran who served at Camp Pendleton, and was later deported to Mexico 15 years ago walked into the U.S. and was reunited with his father.

Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017

Sailor Arrives for Holidays in Surprise Homecoming

Sailor Arrives for Holidays in Surprise Homecoming

A special surprise came for two sisters, just in time for the holidays at Dewey Elementary School in Point Loma.

Friday, Dec 1, 2017

US Navy Commander Sentenced in 'Fat Leonard' Bribery Case

US Navy Commander Sentenced in 'Fat Leonard' Bribery Case

An Active-Duty U.S. Navy commander was sentenced to more than a year in prison for his involvement in the investigation of Singapore-based defense contractor Leonard Glenn Francis, also known as "Fat Leonard."

Thursday, Nov 23, 2017

USO San Diego Cooks Up a Thanksgiving Feast

USO San Diego Cooks Up a Thanksgiving Feast

Hundreds of local military and their families will be celebrating Thanksgiving together, thanks to USO San Diego and many generous donors and volunteers.

Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017

10 More Marine Recruits Sickened in E. Coli Outbreak

10 More Marine Recruits Sickened in E. Coli Outbreak

Officials with Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego say more Marine recruits have been sickened in an E. Coli outbreak and the cause has not yet been determined.

Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017

Garden of Honor Dedicated to Fallen Marine, Local Veterans

Garden of Honor Dedicated to Fallen Marine, Local Veterans

Southwestern College dedicated a new walkway and a flag garden after the fallen Marine and Navy Cross recipient Sgt. Rafael Peralta and in honor of San Diego veterans.

Monday, Nov 6, 2017

Texas Church Gunman Served Confinement in Miramar

Texas Church Gunman Served Confinement in Miramar

The 26-year-old man who opened fire inside a church in southern Texas Sunday killing more than two dozen people served a year-long confinement in Miramar, according to a U.S. Air Force spokeswoman.

Friday, Nov 3, 2017

69 Marine Recruits Sickened in E. Coli Outbreak

 69 Marine Recruits Sickened in E. Coli Outbreak

Approximately 69 Marine recruits have been sickened in an E. Coli outbreak at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego (MCRD), according to an update Friday.

Thursday, Nov 2, 2017

Dozens of Marine Recruits Remain Sick in E. Coli Outbreak

Dozens of Marine Recruits Remain Sick in E. Coli Outbreak

Days after an E. Coli outbreak at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego (MCRD), 86 recruits remain sickened, 19 of which recently fell ill, officials confirmed Thursday in an update.

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