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The Navy has expanded search and recovery efforts at the crash site of the MH-53E Sea Dragon helicopter that went down Jan. 8 off the coast of Virginia. Still missing is Navy Lt. Sean Snyder, 39, of Santee.
- Jan. 11, 2014
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The Cabrillo National Monument will hold its 27th annual Whale Watching Weekend and Inter-tidal Life Festival beginning Saturday.
The U.S. Air Force has identified the four U.S. airmen killed Tuesday night when their HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter crashed on the northeast coast of England during a training mission. The fallen airmen were Capt. Christopher Stover, Capt. Sean Ruane, Tech Sgt. Dale Mathews, and SSgt. Afton Ponce.
Marine Corps Pvt. Shane Martin was able to pull off a surprise homecoming on live television, with a little help from his sister.
- Dec. 23, 2013
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Burglars stole thousands of dollars worth of Christmas gifts from Army Cpl. Chris Petrossian's home he purchased online while he was deployed to Afghanistan. But residents of the California town of Lodi stepped up to make sure the Petrossian family didn't go without on Christmas day.
Two of the six soldiers killed in Tuesday's Black Hawk helicopter crash in Afghanistan have been identified as helicopter crew chief Chris Bohler, 29, and Staff Sgt. Jesse Lee Williams, 30.
The same-sex spouses of U.S. service members are now eligible in every state to obtain their Department of Defense identification cards, according to an announcement made today by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel.
Marine Corps veteran and passionate angler Jeff Fangman is making headlines across the country this week for catching a great white shark off the coast of Camp Pendleton in October.
Marine Corps Sgt. Brian LaLoup, 21, committed suicide the night of Aug. 12, 2012, while serving at the U.S. Embassy in Greece. Now his parents are suing the Department of Defense, claiming LaLoup's body was returned to them without his heart.
- Dec. 10, 2013
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Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 6 and Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron 75 are slated to return home to Naval Air Station North Island on Dec. 11 after an extended deployment. Tragically, two members of HSC-6 were killed in September when their MH-60S Knighthawk helicopter crashed in the Red Sea.