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‘Gotta Back Them Up’: San Diego Honors Vets Past and Present

‘Gotta Back Them Up’: San Diego Honors Vets Past and Present

The annual San Diego Veterans Day Parade on Saturday kicked off a weekend-long celebration of the men and women who proudly served our country.

Nov 5, 2019

Military Well-Being Tops List of Challenges: Inspector General Report

Military Well-Being Tops List of Challenges: Inspector General Report

For the first time, ensuring the welfare and well-being of service members and their families is on the list of “Top 10 Management Challenges” for the Department of Defense.

Nov 5, 2019

Local Marine Corps Ready to Assist Cal Fire

Local Marine Corps Ready to Assist Cal Fire

The United States Marine Corps is still on standby to fly into action if Cal Fire requests their help with a wildfire.

Nov 4, 2019

Fleet Week SD 2019: Honoring San Diego's Military Community

Fleet Week SD 2019: Honoring San Diego's Military Community

From golf tournaments to tours of U.S. Navy ships, San Diego is honoring its military community with a weeks-worth of activities to support and celebrate those who serve.

Oct 29, 2019

Navy Upholds Sentencing For SEAL Convicted of Posing with Dead ISIS Fighter

Navy Upholds Sentencing For SEAL Convicted of Posing with Dead ISIS Fighter

The Navy on Tuesday denied a request for clemency and upheld a military jury's sentence that will reduce the rank of a decorated Navy SEAL convicted of posing with a dead Islamic State captive in Iraq in 2017.

Oct 29, 2019

USMC Vet Moved to Tears by Generosity of Neighbors After Fire Destroys Home

USMC Vet Moved to Tears by Generosity of Neighbors After Fire Destroys Home

A Marine Corps veteran was brought to tears by the generosity of friends, neighbors and strangers who offered help after his home was destroyed by a fire.

Oct 23, 2019

Kurdish San Diegan Feels Betrayed, Wants Ceasefire in Syria

Kurdish San Diegan Feels Betrayed, Wants Ceasefire in Syria

San Diego County is home to many Kurdish Americans concerned by the latest developments in northeastern Syria.

Sep 29, 2019

Navy Sailor Who Died After Fall on USS Nimitz Identified

Navy Sailor Who Died After Fall on USS Nimitz Identified

A U.S. Navy sailor died early Saturday morning after falling from an aircraft elevator aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68), which was in port at the Naval Air Station North Island in Coronado.

Sep 27, 2019

'Pawn Stars' Antiques Dealer Defends Decision to Auction Uniform Worn by Hitler

'Pawn Stars' Antiques Dealer Defends Decision to Auction Uniform Worn by Hitler

A Del Mar-based military antiques dealer is defending his decision to auction off a Nazi uniform worn by Adolf Hitler, dismissing the idea that he is profiting off the Holocaust.

Sep 25, 2019

Army's Elite Parachute Team Jumps 5,000 Feet Onto Deck of USS Midway

Army's Elite Parachute Team Jumps 5,000 Feet Onto Deck of USS Midway

The U.S. Army’s elite parachute team, the Golden Knights, celebrated Army Day in San Diego by making a 5,000-foot jump from above the clouds onto the flight deck of USS Midway.

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NBC 7’s Bridget Naso comes from a military family and has extensively covered San Diego’s military community. Send her suggestions for stories or features via email and watch her reports weekdays on NBC 7 News at 4, 5, and 6.

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