Staff Sgt. Christopher K.A. Slutman, 43, of Newark, Delaware; Sgt. Benjamin S. Hines, 31, of York, Pennsylvania, and Cpl. Robert A. Hendriks, 25, of Locust Valley, New York, were killed when a bomb struck their vehicle near Bagram Air Base north of Kabul.
A preliminary hearing has again been pushed back for two Navy SEALs and two Marines charged in the slaying of an Army Green Beret while they were stationed in west Africa.
It was an emotional moment outside of the Hanoi Hilton for some Marines who’d fought in the Vietnam War, reuniting to heal some old battle wounds and to remember their fallen comrades.
The New York Times reported that the contractor was severely wounded and evacuated to Landstuhl, Germany before being pronounced dead on Jan. 4.
The Marines said Thursday that the Metropolitan Police Department, which is leading the investigation, is treating the shooting of 20-year-old Lance Cpl. Riley Kuznia of Karlstad, Minnesota, as a death investigation, not a homicide investigation.
Melania Trump highlighted the spirit of giving Tuesday by sorting toys and making Christmas cards for an annual toy drive held by the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve.
Cathi Remington, a 56-year-old grandmother who ran the marathon four times in the 1990s and finished under the 3 1/2-hour mark each time, is returning to the race. “There’s just something about the Marine Corps Marathon,” Remington said.
Marine Corps officials said it happened around 8 a.m. and the matter is under investigation.
Catherine G. Murray, the first female Marine to retire from the U.S. Marine Corps, was laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery on Tuesday. She was 100 years old.
John Chenoweth, who grew up in Springfield, Virginia, first joined the Marine Corps Marathon as a last hurrah before retirement from the Marines and as a sort of homecoming. But a fatal crash back in July changed his motivations.
There was never any doubt in Maria Maldonado’s mind that her son, Ethan Arbelo, was going to be a Marine — it was practically in his bloodline. And when he was diagnosed with cancer at 10, Maldonado was determined that Ethan would get to be one. Now she is determined to finish the Marine Corps Marathon, in honor of her son.
Twenty-three of 26 personnel aboard the aircraft have been rescued, the Marine base Camp Butler in Japan said in a statement.
The Historic Half marked its ninth year on Sunday.
An organization known for helping comfort the families of fallen service members honored the daughter of a fallen Marine at its annual gala.
A decorated Marine says he was attacked while eating at a downtown McDonald’s — he believes the attack was racially motivated.
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