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Scouts Honor Fallen Soldiers By Planting 86,000 Flags On Graves

A special Memorial Day weekend salute was held Saturday for each of the 86,000 veterans buried at the Los Angeles National Cemetery.

05/23/2015

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Community Rallies Around Family Of Marine Killed In Nepal Helicopter Crash

A Murrieta man, Eric Seaman, was on the flight believed to have crashed in Nepal.

05/15/2015

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Camp Pendleton-Based Marines Missing In Nepal

U.S. officials say a U.S. Marine Corps helicopter providing assistance in the wake of the Nepal earthquake is missing.

05/12/2015

Dozens of people rallied in Hollywood Saturday against war. (credit: CBS)

Dozens Of Anti-War Protesters Rally In Hollywood

Demonstrators were protesting US involvement in Iraq, Afghanistan, Syria and even Venezuela.

03/21/2015

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22 Marines Exposed To Fire Retardant In California Accident

Marine Corps officials say five Marines accidentally exposed to a fire retardant gas during a training exercise at a Southern California base remain hospitalized.

02/13/2015

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22 Marines Hurt During Training Exercise In Twentynine Palms

Authorities say 22 Marines have been injured while training in Twentynine Palms, Calif.

02/12/2015

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2 Marines Killed In Helicopter Crash During Training Exercise At Twentynine Palms Base

A Third Marine Aircraft Wing helicopter crashed at approximately 4:30 p.m. while flying near the Marine Corps Ground Combat Center.

01/24/2015

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Duo Looks To Locate Former Marine, Return Acquired Box Of Military Keepsakes

The winners of a box of trinkets and mementos that belonged to a former US marine , originally won at a storage facility auction, are attempting to track the former owner down to return it.

01/19/2015

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Ex-Marine Convicted Of DUI In Crash That Killed 3 Of His Friends

A former Marine has been convicted of drunken driving for a crash that killed three of his buddies in Southern California.

12/10/2014

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Camp Pendleton Marines To Conduct Training In Downtown LA

Residents in and around downtown Los Angeles could hear helicopters or other military aircraft Friday as Marines and sailors from Camp Pendleton train in preparation for a deployment.

12/05/2014

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Camp Pendleton To Host Aerial Firefighting Drill

Military and civilian firefighters were set to join forces Thursday for an aerial firefighting exercise at Camp Pendleton.

05/01/2014

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2 US Marines Hospitalized After Intervening In Baseball Fans’ Fight

Two suspects are facing assault charges Monday while two of three U.S. Marines, who were injured in a street fight over the weekend, remain hospitalized.

03/31/2014

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Report: California Base Suffers More Marine Losses To Off-Duty Crashes Than Deployment

A Southern California Marine base has suffered more deaths from incidents including car crashes and suicides in the last seven years than war fatalities, a newspaper investigation showed on Monday.

03/24/2014

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4 Marines Killed In Accident At Camp Pendleton

Four Marines were killed Wednesday during a range maintenance operation, according to the U.S. Marine Corps.

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Matt Pelak is a member of "Team Rubicon." (credit: CBS)

‘Team Rubicon’ Headed To Philippines To Help Victims

A group known as Team Rubicon started as an idea by two former Marines who wanted to help with relief efforts in earthquake-ravaged Haiti in January 2010.

11/10/2013

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