Marine

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Mexico Judge Orders Release of Marine

A Mexican judge has ordered the immediate release of a jailed U.S. Marine veteran who spent eight months behind bars for crossing the border with loaded guns.

10/31/2014

Marine Cpl. Wassef Ali Hassoun (C) arrives at Marine Corps Base Quantico July 15, 2004 in Quantico, Virginia. Hassoun has been at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Germany since last week. With Hassoun is an unidentified civilian employee of the Joint Personnel Recovery Agency. (Photo by Jason Fudge/US Marines via Getty Images)

Vanishing Marine Will be Tried on Desertion Charge

A U.S. Marine who vanished from his unit in Iraq and later wound up in Lebanon for eight years will face trial on desertion and other charges, the military said Friday.

09/26/2014

ARLINGTON, VA - OCTOBER 01:   A U.S. Marine Corps honor guard from Marine Barracks Washington  holds a U.S. flag during the reinternment ceremony of the late Marine 1st Lieutenant Travis Manion, who was killed while supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2007, at Arlington National Cemetery on October 1, 2010 in Arlington, Virginia. Manion was originally buried in West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania. His family made a decision to relocate his remains after they found out his roommate and best friend from the Naval Academy Brendan Looney was one of the nine troops who killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan last week. The two buddies who were killed fighting for their country will be buried side-by-side in Arlington after Looney?s funeral on Monday, October 4, 2010.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Travis Manion 9/11 Heroes Run: ‘If Not Me, Then Who?’

Fallen 1st Lt. Travis Manion once said, “If not me, then who?” and on Sunday others who share that mentality are being honored in the Travis Manion 9/11 Heroes Run.

09/07/2014

Marine Cpl. Wassef Ali Hassoun (C) arrives at Marine Corps Base Quantico July 15, 2004 in Quantico, Virginia. Hassoun has been at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Germany since last week. With Hassoun is an unidentified civilian employee of the Joint Personnel Recovery Agency. (Photo by Jason Fudge/US Marines via Getty Images)

Marine Who Disappeared in Iraq in 2004 Back in US

A Marine who was declared a deserter nearly 10 years ago after disappearing in Iraq and then returning to the U.S. claiming he had been kidnapped, only to disappear again, is back in U.S. custody, officials said Sunday.

06/29/2014

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Ex-Marine Sentenced to Die in Sailor’s Slaying

A federal jury has sentenced an ex-Marine to death for murdering a fellow service member in 2009, one among a series of violent, sexually motivated attacks he committed over the years.

04/24/2014

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Ex-Marine Tells Lawyers Not To Fight Death Penalty

An ex-Marine facing possible execution for the 2009 murder of a fellow service member ordered his lawyers Monday not to make any arguments to spare his life.

04/21/2014

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Woman, 81, Killed in St. Mary’s County House Fire

Fire officials say an 81-woman died in a fire in her house in St. Mary’s County.

04/16/2014

WASHINGTON - JULY 15: Vehicles drive through the main gate at Marine Corps Base Quantico July 15, 2004 in Quantico, Virginia. Cpl. Wassef Ali Hassoun, 24, a Marine who turned up in Lebanon after he was reportedly kidnapped in Iraq is scheduled to return to the Marine Corps Base Quantico today. Hassoun has been at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Germany since last week. (Photo by Matthew Cavanaugh/Getty Images)

Panel: Discharge Marine Captain In Urination Case

A U.S. Marine Corps panel is recommending that an officer be forcibly discharged for failing to supervise a group of snipers who posed for a video while urinating on dead Taliban fighters in Afghanistan.

10/17/2013

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Navy To Issue Flame-Resistant Coveralls In ’14

The Navy says it will begin distributing flame-resistant coveralls to sailors early next year.

08/30/2013

President Barack Obama greets a Marine after forgetting to salute him while boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House on May 24, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Forgets To Return Salute Of US Marine

President Barack Obama made a blunder before setting foot aboard Marine One Friday morning.

05/24/2013

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