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Program helps USMC kids connect online for support, discover resources

There’s no doubt that Marine Corps kids have a lot of heart and are passionate about military life. Just watch this viral video of...

Iwo Jima Marines remembered

Iwo Jima. It sits mostly silent, near nowhere, with a small airstrip to welcome visitors who go there to remember the cost of war...

Two Marines recognized for use of drones in combat zones, get...

Two Marines with Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Squadron 3 at Kaneohe Bay received a first-of-its-kind recognition for the use of drones in a combat zone. Sgts....

Deported Marine vet returns home after governor’s pardon

_informq.push(); When Marco Chavez Medina walked across the border at San Ysidro on Thursday, he carried with him the hopes of hundreds of U.S. military...

Lejeune Marine jumps into action to save Marine in motorcycle accident

CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C., Dec. 20, 2017 — Marine Corps 2nd Lt. Spenser Preston, a quick-thinking Ground Supply School student, was awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Medal...

Marines on standby after promotion board announces “irregularity”

Dozens of Marines are still waiting to find out if they'll rank up in 2018, a decision that's been delayed by what the Marine...

Sailor returns from deployment on USS Nimitz and kills wife, himself

WASHINGTON -- A sailor who just returned from a deployment aboard a Navy aircraft carrier is accused of killing his wife before taking his...

VA: Veterans Choice Program may run out of funds after the...

WASHINGTON -- Funding for the government system that allows veterans to seek private-sector health care could be depleted as early as Jan. 2, according...

Laser pointed at Marine helicopter flying over Bellows, police investigating

Marine Corps officials said today that someone pointed a laser at a UH-1Y Huey helicopter flying routine operations near Marine Corps Training Area Bellows...

Marine gives motivating commencement speech

Juan Perez '17 served as the student speaker for UMUC Commencement on the morning of Saturday, December 16, 2017.