(WASHINGTON) -- The Marine Corps acting commandant, Eric Smith, on Monday issued a two-day stand-down to take place at some point this week for all aviation units both inside and outside of the United States, a spokesman told ABC News.The move was made in... Read More.
(DARWIN, Australia) -- The Marine Corps on Monday identified the three Marines killed on Sunday when their Osprey aircraft crashed during a training exercise off the northern coast of Australia.The MV-22B Osprey was carrying 23 service members when it went down at about 9:30... Read More.
(WILMINGTON, N.C.) -- The three Marines who were found dead inside a vehicle in North Carolina died from carbon monoxide poisoning, the Pender County Sheriff’s Office said in a press release.Autopsies were performed Wednesday and the medical examiner determined that all three deaths are consistent... Read More.
(WILMINGTON, N.C.) -- The Marine Corps has identified the three Marines who were found dead inside a vehicle in North Carolina over the weekend.Camp Lejeune identified the men as Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Merax C. Dockery, 23, from Pottawatomie, Oklahoma, Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Ivan... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Marking the four-year anniversary of Paul Whelan's detention in Russia, the Biden administration vowed on Wednesday to continue efforts to bring the former Marine home.Whelan is serving a 16-year sentence at a Russian penal colony for espionage charges that the United States... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Mallorie Berger said she always knew her late grandfather, Private Mauricio Burns, was a U.S. veteran. But it wasn't until last year she learned about his historic legacy."Something clicked. Something led me to believe that, you know what, I think, Papa... Read More.
(CALIFORNIA) -- The son of former MLB player Steve Sax was one of five Marines killed when their military aircraft crashed during routine flight training this week, the family confirmed Saturday.Capt. John J. Sax, 33, and four other Marines from the 3rd Marine Aircraft... Read More.
(GLAMIS, Calif.) -- Five Marines are dead after their military aircraft crashed in a remote, desert area of Southern California on Wednesday, authorities said.The downed aircraft, an MV-22B Osprey, belonged to the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, which is based at Marine Corps Air Station... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Trevor Reed's family said President Joe Biden may have saved their son's life, doing everything he could to bring Reed home, in their first interview since seeing their son on U.S. soil."Ultimately it was President Biden," Joey Reed, Trevor Reed's father,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Four U.S. Marines were killed on Friday when an American MV-22 Osprey aircraft crashed during a large NATO military exercise in Norway, the Norwegian prime minister said."It is with great sadness we have received the message that four American soldiers died... Read More.