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Update In Flap Over Military Award For Fallen Marine

AP | Posted 02.11.2013 | Politics

SAN DIEGO — The secretary of defense has denied a request to upgrade a fallen Marine's Navy Cross to the Medal of Honor, a San Diego congressman...

Marine Special Ops Team Gets Rare Public Honor For Helping Wounded

AP | JULIE WATSON | Posted 12.04.2012 | Impact

CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. -- Navy Secretary Ray Mabus on Monday honored four members of a Marine special operations team in a rare public ceremony for th...

Is Justice About to Be Done in the Case of Marine Sgt. Rafael Peralta?

Dorian de Wind | Posted 05.02.2012 | Impact
Dorian de Wind

About three years ago, writing about the injustice done to Marine Sgt. Rafael Peralta I said, "So, while this chapter may be closed, the book is not." Well, today that book has been reopened.

Raymond R. Sawyer, Convicted Felon Who Died In AZ Prison, Will Get

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER — Some military veterans are angry that a World War II soldier who died in prison after pleading guilty to killing his wife is scheduled ...

Raymond Sawyer, Convicted Murderer Who Faked War Medal, Still Getting Military Burial

9News | Jeffrey Wolf | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER - Fellow veterans say it's a disgrace that Raymond Sawyer will be buried alongside heroes at Fort Logan National Cemetery next week....

Accused Military Fake Steven Burton Charged: Man Allegedly Wore Unearned medals To Class Reunion

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. — A Palm Springs man who was never in the military has been charged with wearing the Navy's highest honor. Federal prosecu...