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The Army’s Criminal Investigation Command has a warning for military families about a website that aims to steal their personal information.
- Jan. 29, 2014
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The rumor mill has been circulating the same piece of information for months - that the Department of Defense plans to close all stateside base commissaries. However, Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey is denying the Pentagon has such plans in the works.
The Department of Defense has obtained a "proof of life" video of U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who has been held by the Taliban as a prisoner of war since 2009.
The Navy announced Tuesday night that divers recovered the body of Lt. Sean Snyder from the wreckage of a MH-53E "Sea Dragon" helicopter that crashed off the coast of Virginia last week. Snyder, 39, is originally from Santee in eastern San Diego County.
Stateside TRICARE military health plan service centers will close their doors on April 1, requiring beneficiaries to do administrative tasks either online or by phone.
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.