Marine Corps Warplane Crashes, Killing PilotThe Marine Corps says one of its fighter jets has crashed in the California desert, killing the pilot.
Couple Accused Of Sending 3 Kids Into Desert As PunishmentAuthorities say a homeless couple was arrested after the woman's three young children were sent as punishment into a Southern California desert area without shoes or water.
Nearly 3 Dozen Desert Tortoises Now Roaming Free At California BaseIt was a long and slow wait, but desert tortoises are finally roaming free in Twentynine Palms, Calif.
3.6-Magnitude Quake Hits Near Twentynine PalmsIt struck at 8:36 a.m. roughly a mile and a half south of the town, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
22 Marines Exposed To Fire Retardant In California AccidentMarine Corps officials say five Marines accidentally exposed to a fire retardant gas during a training exercise at a Southern California base remain hospitalized.
22 Marines Hurt During Training Exercise In Twentynine PalmsAuthorities say 22 Marines have been injured while training in Twentynine Palms, Calif.
2 Marines Identified In Deadly Twentynine Palms Helicopter CrashTwo Marine Corps officers killed when their helicopter crashed during a training exercise in the Southern California desert were remembered Sunday as talented pilots.
2 Marines Killed In Helicopter Crash During Training Exercise At Twentynine Palms BaseA Third Marine Aircraft Wing helicopter crashed at approximately 4:30 p.m. while flying near the Marine Corps Ground Combat Center.