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33 min ago | Daily Chronicle
A Ukrainian Navy officer looks at the scuttled decommissioned Russian vessel "Ochakov" from the Black Sea shore outside the town of Myrnyi, western Crimea, Ukraine, Thursday, March 6, 2014.
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'Mzungu' is a word many people in countries across Africa used to use to refer to anyone who was white, but now use to refer to foreigners.
5 hrs ago | 10News
The Marine Corps. announced Thursday that it fired two officers as a result of an investigation into how four Marines died in November 2013.
7 hrs ago | KGWN
Energy could be a major player in the Ukraine crisis going forward, according to retired Marine Corps Gen.
9 hrs ago | DC Military
USMC Maj. Gen. Carl Jensen, Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society executive vice president and chief operating officer, right, speaks to various commands' key persons during the 2014 NMCRS active duty fund drive kickoff.
14 hrs ago | WGBH
"Marines and soldiers don't issue themselves orders, they don't send themselves overseas," says former Marine Phil Klay.
A breakdown in leadership and discipline contributed to an elite team of Marine snipers urinating on the bodies of dead insurgents in Afghanistan in June 2011, according to an investigative report released Wednesday.
The Senate is heading for a showdown over contentious legislation to curb sexual assaults in the military by taking away the authority of senior commanders to prosecute rapes and other serious offenses.
Maj. Kurt Chew-Een Lee, a Korean War hero who was also the first Asian American to be commissioned as a regular U.S. Marine Corps officer, has died at 88. He was found dead Monday in his home in Washington, D.C., possibly of a heart attack, said his niece Lori Lee of Sacramento.
Lance Cpl. Kyle Carpenter takes part of the first corporals course for wounded warriors at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Bethesda, Md., Jan. 12. Carpenter sustained wounds to the right side of his body from an enemy grenade in Marjah, Afghanistan, November 2010.
If all goes as planned, few people in Utah will even know that a Marine Corps special operations unit is conducting an urban training mission.
A Marine from the southern Minnesota city of Waseca was killed in Afghanistan when a suicide bomber attacked his convoy, relatives said.
Building on this experience they have created The Raider Project to support Marine Special Operations Command and Marine Corps.
HAT YAO, Trang, Thailand - U.S. Marines evacuate the area as an MV-22B Osprey comes into land at Hat Yao, Kingdom of Thailand Feb. 18 during Exercise Cobra Gold 2014.
Although he talked freely about how he committed the crimes, it's still unclear why a Marine deserter from California fatally stabbed an Eastern Oregon motel maid and beat another woman with a metal pipe, an investigator says.
Ukrainian marines look at a Russian ship pulling our of Sevastopol bay on March 4. The U.S. has condemned the Russian incursion into Ukraine and now the Pentagon has suspended its military-to-military relationship with Russia, including exercises and planning conferences, a Defense Department spokesman said.
U.S. Marine veteran Elegance Bratton left his New Jersey home at age 16. "If I were to describe my relationship with my family in one word, is silence.