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Saturday, Jul 7, 2018

Navy Corpsman Found Dead in Barracks ID'd

Navy Corpsman Found Dead in Barracks ID'd

The sailor that was found dead in his barracks Monday was identified Friday as Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Emmett Blake Rowan, Navy officials said.

Friday, Jul 6, 2018

Immigrant PhD Candidate Rocked by Sudden US Army Discharge

Immigrant PhD Candidate Rocked by Sudden US Army Discharge

It is unclear how many men and women who enlisted through the special recruitment program have been ousted from the Army, but immigration attorneys told the AP that they know of more than 40 recruits who...

Wednesday, Jul 4, 2018

Motorcyclist Killed in Crash on SR-94 Was Navy Veteran

Motorcyclist Killed in Crash on SR-94 Was Navy Veteran

A motorcyclist killed Saturday in a suspected drunken driving crash on state Route 94 in Emerald Hills was a father and decorated veteran of the U.S. Navy.

Tuesday, Jul 3, 2018

Dozens of US Service Members Become Citizens on USS Midway

Dozens of US Service Members Become Citizens on USS Midway

A patriotic ceremony was held aboard one of San Diego's most historic ships to celebrate the new citizenship of dozens of military members just a day ahead of Independence Day.

Tuesday, Jul 3, 2018

US Sailor's Death Under Investigation

US Sailor's Death Under Investigation

An active duty sailor was found dead in his barracks Monday morning and U.S. Navy officials said Tuesday there is no foul play suspected in the death.

Monday, Jul 2, 2018

Hundreds of Homeless Veterans Seek Help at 'Stand Down'

Hundreds of Homeless Veterans Seek Help at 'Stand Down'

Hundreds of homeless veterans attended a three-day Stand Down program in San Diego to seek support from the community.

Wednesday, Jun 27, 2018

1st Woman Takes Command of Marine Ground Combat Arms Unit

1st Woman Takes Command of Marine Ground Combat Arms Unit

History is being made at Camp Pendleton: The first woman to command a Marine ground combat arms unit has taken charge.

Saturday, Jun 23, 2018

Largest Ship in Coast Guard Fleet Docks in San Diego

Largest Ship in Coast Guard Fleet Docks in San Diego

The Coast Guard Cutter Healy docked in San Diego on Saturday after a six-month maintenance period to pick up scientific equipment for its next mission to the Arctic.

Friday, Jun 22, 2018

Wounded Warriors, NFL Alumni Face Off in Annual Game of Honor

Wounded Warriors, NFL Alumni Face Off in Annual Game of Honor

Although it’s June, there was meaningful football being played in San Diego Friday night.

Tuesday, Jun 26, 2018

North County VA Doctor Arraigned on Sex Assault Charges

North County VA Doctor Arraigned on Sex Assault Charges

A North County doctor contracted to evaluate patients for the Department of Veterans Affairs is facing sex assault charges from multiple female patients.

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