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CHATTANOOGA, TN - JULY 16:  Members of the FBI Evidence Response Team work the scene of a shooting at a Armed Forces Career Center/National Guard recruitment office on July 16, 2015 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. According to reports, Mohammod Youssuf Abdulazeez, 24, opened fire on a military recruiting station at a strip mall and then killed four U.S. Marines at an operational support center operated by the U.S. Navy at another location more than seven miles away, where the gunmen himself was also killed.  (Photo by Jason Davis/Getty Images)

5th Victim Dies in Chattanooga Shooting

Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez pulled up to his military targets in a rented, silver Mustang convertible, wearing a vest with extra ammunition, wielding at least two long guns — either rifles or shotguns — and a handgun. His once clean-shaven face was covered with a bushy beard. A short time later, four Marines lay dead. A sailor who was seriously injured died Saturday.

07/18/2015

USS Dwight D. Eisenhower Departs For Deployment

Navy IDs Sailor Who Died in Fall at Va. Barracks

The Navy has identified a 21-year-old sailor who fell to his death from a sixth-floor balcony of a barracks at Naval Station Norfolk.

07/25/2014

ARLINGTON - NOVEMBER 11:  November 11, 2012 Arlington, Virginia.    (Photo by Lexey Swall/Getty Images)

Slain Sailor From Md. to be Awarded Navy Medal

A 24-year-old sailor who was shot and killed aboard a Navy destroyer while trying to protect another will be awarded a medal for heroism.

04/23/2014

A candlelight vigil was held for 16-year-old Gerard Gomez who was killed outside of a hotel in Vienna, early Sunday morning. (Cameron Thompson/All-News 99.1)

Candlelight Service Honors Slain Sailor from Md.

A sailor who was fatally shot last week in Norfolk, Va., is being honored as a hometown hero in Hagerstown.

04/03/2014

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Records: Man Who Shot Sailor Was Convicted Felon

The civilian truck driver who killed a sailor aboard a destroyer at the world’s largest naval base was a Virginia man who records show was a convicted felon, the Navy said Thursday.

03/27/2014

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Navy Diver Avoids Trial in Md. Training Deaths

A third Navy diver has chosen to accept non-judicial punishment in connection with the training deaths of two sailors in Maryland.

01/16/2014

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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

File photo of a sailboat in a storm  (Photo Credit: Mark Dadswell / Getty Images)

Hero Sailor Returns Home After Epic Trip Around The Globe

A hero’s welcome on the city dock greeted a wayward traveler when Matt Rutherford returned from his 10 month voyage around the Americas.

04/21/2012