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AIKEN STANDARD FILE PHOTO Members of the Marine Corps League's James L. Hammons Detachment No.
The Army's vice chief of staff, Gen. John Campbell, was confirmed Wednesday as the next commander for NATO's International Security Assistance Force and U.S. Forces in Afghanistan.
Darkness falls over a village just south of Natural Bridge. Suddenly, the sounds of an Osprey helicopter cut through the night.
The job of a U.S. Marine means much more than knowing how to patrol and shoot a rifle.
A statement to The Associated Press from the State Department said that the Peace Corps "has been closely monitoring the security environment in Kenya ... and has decided to officially suspend the program in Kenya."
Marine Corp officers in North Carolina are launching a formal investigation into whether a Lebanese-American Marine deserted his unit in Iraq or later after returning to the United States.
The independent agency responsible for oversight of U.S. aid projects in Afghanistan has located another potential boondoggle: a $3 million food storage facility in a violent district of Helmand province that has sat unused and unmaintained since it was completed 14 months ago.
It's dubbed "The Disaster Disneyland," and it's not a theme park you ever want to visit.
One thing most of us agree on, I believe, is how wrong it is to use ' Stolen Valor ' for personal gain.
Two U.S. Marines called out a man they believed was pretending to be a decorated veteran at a Florida funeral - and they caught the tense exchange on tape.
Private First Class Michael E. Nieglos, 21, a lifelong resident of Cedar Grove and local volunteer firefighter, graduated from the United States Marine Corps boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island.
A top United States general in charge of protecting the southern border says he's been unable to combat the steady flow of illegal drugs, weapons and people from Central America, and is looking to Congress for urgent help.
Freddie Blish is a retired Lieutenant Colonel from the United States Marine Corps, where he served 24 years.
A Marine Honor Guard folds a ceremonial flag during a July 21 memorial service for Joseph Raymond Giesel at the Roseburg National Cemetery Annex in Rosebureg, Ore.
The man who served as sergeant major of 1st Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Marine Division, at the beginning of the war in Iraq, has been charged with sexual abuse, molestation of a child and sexual conduct with a minor in Yuma, Ariz.
Preliminary Pentagon data shows that suicides among active duty military increased a bit this year compared to the same period last year, but officials say that more service members are seeking help through hotlines and other aid programs.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 03:00 am
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