Navy tries robots after criticism of sea mammal program

Navy tries robots after criticism of sea mammal program

"Dolphins have been used in mine hunting in the Iraq war and even anti-enemy swimmer roles in Vietnam. And the reality is that for the time being, animals have superior agility and even sensors than most robotic systems."
First female graduates Infantry Officers Course, will ship to Camp Pendleton

First female graduates Infantry Officers Course, will ship to Camp Pendleton

The Marine Corps graduated its first female Marine qualified to lead an infantry platoon from Infantry Officer Course, the service announced on Monday.
Aircraft flies over international waters near N. Korea to send a clear message

Aircraft flies over international waters near N. Korea to send a clear message

"This mission is a demonstration of U.S. resolve and a clear message that the president has many military options to defeat any threat," she said. "North Korea's weapons program is a grave threat to the Asia-Pacific region and the entire international community. We are prepared to use the full range of military capabilities to defend the U.S. homeland and our allies."
US Marine exceeds expectations with volunteerism, accepts award

US Marine exceeds expectations with volunteerism, accepts award

“I’m not surprised... I would have been more surprised if he was nominated and he didn’t get it,” said U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Juan De Dios Hinostro Arispuro, a duty detention facility supervisor with H&HS and Burke’s junior Marine. “Right off the bat, he was the type of person who wouldn’t settle for the bare minimum. He’s a go-getter. He’s a get-it-done-right-and-keep-striving-forward type of guy.” 
Pendleton Marine arrested and charged in felony murder of wife

Pendleton Marine arrested and charged in felony murder of wife

A 26-year-old U.S. Marine was arrestedSept. 15 on suspicion of fatally shooting his estranged wife the day before at her apartment, just a week after she had successfully sought a restraining order against him, authorities and court records show. The woman's name was not released pending notification to the famliy.