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Southland Military Bases On Heightened Alert After DC Navy Yard Shooting

Several Southern California military bases were on heightened alert Monday after as many as 12 people were killed in a shooting at the Washington Navy Yard in the U.S. Capitol.



Largest Rocket Ever Launched From Vandenberg AFB Makes Lift-Off

The largest rocket ever to be launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base had a successful lift-off Wednesday.


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Surfer, 38, Killed In Apparent Shark Attack Near Vandenberg Air Force Base

A man was killed Tuesday during an apparent shark attack off the coast near Vandenberg Air Force Base.



Largest-Ever Rocket, With Secret Payload, Launched On West Coast

Preparations to send up the classified satellite payload took three years and $100 million in infrastructure upgrades at Vandenberg Air Force Base.

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