July 26, 2019 - 3:22 pm
SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Three more service members -- two Marines and one Navy sailor -- were taken into custody in connection with a criminal probe into human smuggling and drug offenses that led to the arrests of 16 Marines at Camp Pendleton, investigators said today. Naval Criminal Investigative...
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Veterans and Athletes Unied
June 30, 2019 - 8:32 am
( Connecting Vets ) A 28-foot wide American flag that is comprised entirely of the dog tags of fallen service members is traveling the country to "raise awareness of the sacrifice paid by our nation's heroes." According to Veterans & Athletes United, the group behind the Fallen Heroes Memorial...
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Getty/Joe Raedle
May 28, 2019 - 8:02 am
U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter of California acknowledged taking a photo with a dead combatant during his time as a Marine as he defended a Navy SEAL charged with multiple war crimes, including killing a teenage fighter. The Republican congressman, who was re-elected last November as he faces corruption...
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Christopher Slutman
April 23, 2019 - 8:46 am
( WCBS 880/AP ) -- Firefighters in three states are honoring a U.S. Marine and firefighter who was killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan . A police-escorted funeral procession carrying the remains of Staff Sgt. Christopher Slutman is scheduled to leave Dover Air Force Base in Delaware Monday...
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March 28, 2019 - 10:06 am
( Connecting Vets ) -- The Boys of Summer are known for hitting, catching, pitching, and even stealing (a few bases, that is) when the call of "Play Ball" reverberates throughout baseball stadiums around the country. With opening day of the 2019 baseball season upon us, here's a look at six...
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