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Iraq vet gets 16 years to life after killing his friend

A Marine veteran who served two tours in Iraq was sentenced Thursday to 16 years to life in prison for stabbing a friend to...

Human error blamed for window falling out of helicopter onto school...

CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa -- The Marine Corps says human error caused a helicopter window to fall onto the grounds of a crowded elementary school...

Vietnam vet suing VA after he says botched feeding tube sent...

When Lawrence Johnson was admitted to the Miami VA hospital for a spinal fusion of his neck in May 2016, the U.S. Marine Corps...

Military court case exposes sex scandal at Miramar

SAN DIEGO -- A decision handed down recently in a military appellate court sheds light on a sexual scandal that rocked Marine Corps Air...

Camp Pendleton settles 66 years of litigation with Fallbrook over water...

After 66 years of litigation and more than 50 years of settlement talks, the longest-running federal civil case in San Diego has ended. The Fallbrook...

Marine saves 5 people from drowning in Okinawa

A Marine stationed in Okinawa saved five people from drowning at a local beach the day after Thanksgiving. The Marine has been identified as 1st...

Okinawa governor demands US ground all aircraft after window fell near...

CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa -- Okinawa's governor has demanded that all U.S. military aircraft be grounded on the island for safety checks after a Marine...

Massive COLA cut for military families leave service members angry, confused

Some troops are seeing red over plans to cut an allowance that compensates them for the high cost of living in Japan by as...

Trial continues for Marine who killed student at bus stop

A Camp Lejeune Marine staff sergeant accused of killing a Dixon High School student at his bus stop is expected to testify on Friday. Joshua...

Police still investigating why Marine was shot near Camp Lejeune

WILMINGTON -- Twenty-three days after an active-duty Marine corporal was shot to death in downtown Wilmington, few details in the slaying have been released...