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Retired Marine Cpl. William 'Kyle' Carpenter receives the Medal of Honor from President Barack Obama during a Medal of Honor ceremony at the White House on June 19, 2014 in Washington, DC. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Veteran Who Took Grenade Blast to Protect Fellow Marine Gets Medal of Honor

President Barack Obama is presenting the Medal of Honor to a veteran who took the blow from a grenade to protect a fellow Marine in Afghanistan.

06/19/2014

File photo of a courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Man Convicted of Murder in Shooting of Howard U. Student

A Washington man has been convicted of first-degree felony murder in the shooting of a Howard University student during a robbery in Mount Rainier.

01/17/2014

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Marines Delay Female Fitness Plan After Half Fail

More than half of female Marines in boot camp can’t do three pullups, the new minimum standard. So the Corps is delaying the requirement.

01/02/2014

Reports of sexual assaults in the military increased by an unprecedented 46 percent during the last fiscal year, the Pentagon said Thursday. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Pentagon: Reports Of Sexual Assaults Up 46 Percent

Reports of sexual assaults in the military increased by an unprecedented 46 percent during the last fiscal year, the Pentagon said Thursday.

11/07/2013

File photo of U.S. Marines during training. (credit: PORNCHAI KITTIWONGSAKUL/AFP/Getty Images)

Bulky Troops Turn To Liposuction To Pass Fat Test

The soldiers often call Dr. Adam Tattelbaum, a plastic surgeon, in a panic. They need liposuction, and fast. A number of military personnel are turning to the surgical procedure to remove excess fat from around the waist so they can pass the Pentagon’s body fat test, which can determine their future prospects in the military.

10/28/2013

Top racers in 38th Marine Corps Marathon accept trophies and medals. (credit: Heather Curtis/All-News 99.1)

More Than 30,000 Hit Streets for Marine Corps Marathon

Thousands of racers from around the world showed up bright and early Sunday morning to run in the 38th Marine Corps Marathon.

10/27/2013

The former vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is under investigation for allegedly leaking classified information about a covert cyber attack on Iran's nuclear facilities, according to media reports.

Retired General Under Investigation For Iranian Cyber Attack Leak

The former vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is under investigation for allegedly leaking classified information about a covert cyber attack on Iran’s nuclear facilities, according to media reports.

06/27/2013

File photo of a flag being folded at a soldier's funeral. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Funeral Services to be Held for Md. Marine Killed in Nevada

The family of a Maryland Marine will remember the life of their fallen soldier who was one of seven people killed last week when a mortar shell exploded during a training exercise in Nevada.

03/29/2013

File photo of a flag being folded at a soldier's funeral. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Funeral Planned for Marine From Maryland Killed in Nevada

Funeral services have been scheduled for a Maryland Marine who was one of seven people killed Monday when a mortar shell exploded during a training exercise in Nevada.

03/25/2013

Marine Corp Base Quantico. (credit: Kevin Rincon/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Marines ID Gunman, 2 Victims in Va. Base Shooting

A Marine who shot two of his colleagues to death and then killed himself was a tactics instructor at a school that tests Marines who want to become officers, military officials said Saturday.

03/24/2013

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