Gov. Newsom Deploys CA National Guard To Help Food Banks DistributionGov. Gavin Newsom Friday announced the deployment of California National Guard members to help distribute food to isolated and vulnerable residents during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Calif. Pulling National Guard Troops From Border For Wildfire Prevention EffortsThe troops will travel around the state clearing and reducing trees and vegetation in an effort to prevent wildfires.
National Guard Officer Who Drove Military Vehicle Off Base Says It Was A Drill1st Lt. Joshua Yabut says he was first told about the training exercise by his commander a week before he drove the tank-like vehicle away from Fort Pickett.
Police: National Guard Officer Who Stole Military Vehicle Was On DrugsAuthorities say an Army National Guard officer and former cryptocurrency developer was under the influence when he stole an armored personnel carrier.
Trump Bashes California On Border Mission, Brown Sees A DealPresident Donald Trump on Tuesday slammed California Gov. Jerry Brown's posture on sending National Guard troops to the Mexican border even as Brown said he was nearing agreement on joining the president's mission.
CA National Guard Spokesman: State Didn't Reject Troops At BorderCalifornia National Guard spokesman Lt. Col. Thomas Keegan said "state officials have not rejected anything" since Brown proposed a formal agreement Wednesday with the Homeland Security and Defense Departments that prohibits any involvement in immigration.
Brown OKs Deployment Of 400 National Guard Troops, Says Mission Not 'To Build A New Wall'California Gov. Jerry Brown agreed Wednesday to deploy 400 National Guard troops at President Donald Trump's request.
Gradual Deployment Of US Troops To Mexico Border UnderwayThe deployment of National Guard members to the U.S.-Mexico border at President Donald Trump's request was underway Tuesday with a gradual ramp-up of troops under orders to help curb illegal immigration.
Trump: 2,000-4,000 Troops Needed For Mexico Border SecurityPresident Donald Trump said Thursday that he wants to send 2,000 to 4,000 National Guard members to the U.S.-Mexico border to help federal officials fight illegal immigration and drug trafficking, but it wasn't clear who would be called up or if they would even be allowed to carry guns.
Will Gov. Brown Deploy California National Guard To US-Mexico Border?Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen told reporters Wednesday the deployment will be done "in conjunction with the governors."
Guard Seeks Federal Aid For Soldiers Told To Return Enlistment BonusesThe Guard offered the bonuses and student loan aid to re-enlist at the height of the two wars in the 2000s.
Thousands Of California Vets Who Fought With National Guard Told To Repay Their Enlistment BonusesThe California National Guard offered thousands of soldiers bonuses to enlist, up to $15,000 to go to war.
National Guard Marches Through Ontario Neighborhood, Sparking Conspiracy TheoriesOntario residents are divided after a video of the National Guard marching through a neighborhood in the city went viral.
LAPD Veteran Charged With Faking Military LeavePolice say Christine Bulicz was charged Monday with felony grand theft and attempted grand theft following an LAPD investigation.
LA City Council To Pay $5M In Death Of Veteran Shot By Police After Televised Corvette PursuitThe Los Angeles City Council agreed Wednesday to pay $5 million to settle a lawsuit filed by the family of a disabled veteran who was fatally shot by Los Angeles police after a pursuit.