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Army Veteran Finds Housing Through San Diego Program

June 2
By Dwane Brown
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Tommy Faccio was one of 36 homeless people selected to be a part of Project 25, a United Way homeless initiative to find permanent housing for the chronically homeless.

USS Sampson Returns To San Diego After Seven Month Deployment

June 1
By City News Service
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The San Diego-based guided-missile destroyer took part in the search for a crashed airliner off Indonesia.

USS Chancellorsville Leaves San Diego For New Home Port

May 28
By City News Service
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The 567-foot vessel, which will be based at Yokosuka, recently completed a modernization program, and now has the Navy's most advanced air and missile defense system.

Navy Unveils New Children's Center In Murphy Canyon

May 26
By Dwane Brown
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The center has six classrooms that will provide care for 114 military children. It also has a playground, drop-off parking and pedestrian walkways.

Nonprofit Helps Murrieta Veteran Grow Farm Business

May 26
By Megan Burks
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There's a good chance some of the chicken wings and drumsticks on Southern California barbecues on Memorial Day came from Primal Pastures in Murrieta. The meat farm is growing thanks to a nonprofit called the Farmer Veteran Coalition.

San Diegans Reflect On The End Of World War II

May 25
Midday Edition
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This year marks the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II. On this Memorial Day, we take a look back at the war that dramatically changed the country and San Diego.

Many Ways To Mark Memorial Day In San Diego County

May 25
By KPBS News, City News Service
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Memorial Day, set aside to honor American military members who died in service to their country, will be observed at several events on Monday in San Diego County.

Plane Taking Off From Coronado Navy Base Crashes In Bay

May 22
By City News Service, Associated Press
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The pilot of the T-45 Goshawk ejected before the plane hit the water shortly after 2:30 p.m. Friday, the Navy reported. A civilian boat rescued the pilot.

Marines Rededicate Garden Honoring Fallen Service Members

May 22
By Matthew Bowler
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After a 40-year hiatus, the Gold Star garden at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego is rededicated to honor service members killed in combat.

2nd Marine Dies Of Injuries Suffered In Military Plane Crash

May 20
By Associated Press
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The Camp-Pendleton based aircraft crashed last weekend during a training exercise in Hawaii.

'American Sniper' Widow Comes To San Diego To Discuss Life, Loss

May 19
Midday Edition
Evening Edition
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Taya Kyle, widow Chris Kyle, is in San Diego to discuss her memoir, "American Wife: Love, War, Faith and Renewal." She talks about her life without Chris and resources for other San Diego military families dealing with grief.

Officials Identify Marine Killed When Aircraft Made Hard Landing In Hawaii

May 19
By City News Service
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A Marine killed when a Camp Pendleton-based tilt-rotor aircraft made a hard landing at a training base in Hawaii was publicly identified Tuesday as a 24-year-old man from Spokane, Washington.

San Diego Company To Pay Service Members To Settle Allegations

May 18
By City News Service
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A lawsuit filed in March claimed Across Town Movers had a practice of selling active-duty service members' storage lots without obtaining necessary court orders.

Camp Pendleton Marine Convicted Of Rape, Assault

May 18
By City News Service
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A jury found Ted Amparan guilty of rape, assault with intent to commit rape and kidnapping for rape. Prosecutors said six women were victims.

Marine Killed In Nepal Helicopter Crash From Riverside County

May 18
By Associated Press
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Authorities say one of the six U.S. Marines aboard a helicopter that crashed during a relief mission in earthquake-hit Nepal was identified as a 30-year-old from Riverside County.