Camp Lejeune

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Rights Of Same-Sex Military Spouses Vary By State

Same-sex marriage is legal in 19 states and the District of Columbia. Challenges in other states continue to make their way through the courts, many of them successfully.



Vet Denied Disability Despite Doctors Saying Service Caused Cancer

Former Marine Calvin Hopper says water contamination at Camp Lejeune was responsible for his cancer


Authorities say a Marine standing guard at the main gate shot and killed another (Marine. Getty Images)

Pentagon: Shooting At NC Base Likely Accidental

A Pentagon spokesman said Wednesday that the fatal shooting of a Marine on guard duty by a colleague at a North Carolina base appears to have been an accident.


Authorities say a Marine standing guard at the main gate shot and killed another (Marine. Getty Images)

Marine Guard Shot To Death By Colleague At Camp Lejeune

Authorities say a Marine standing guard shot and killed another guard at the main gate.


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Sabbaticals May Help Military Keep Women In Ranks

Across the military services, leaders are experimenting with programs that will give valued officers and enlisted troops, men and women, the incentive to stay.


In this handout image provided by the U.S. Navy, Amphibious assault vehicles (AAV) from the amphibious transport dock ship USS Oak Hill make their way toward the shore during a Bold Alligator 2012 amphibious landing exercise on Feb. 6, 2012 in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.  (credit: Gregory N. Juday/U.S. Navy via Getty Images)

Women Heading To Navy Riverine Combat Jobs

Anna Schnatzmeyer’s face is taut with concentration as she slowly maneuvers the Riverine assault boat away from the dock, using the complex controls to try and inch the 34-foot craft straight back without sliding sideways.


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Marine Charged In Death Of 11-Month-Old Child

JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (AP) — No bond has been set for a Marine from Camp Lejeune charged with an open count of murder in connection with the death of an 11-month-old boy in his care. Lance […]


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3 Relieved Of Command In Marine Training Accident

JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Three officers at Camp Lejeune have been relieved of command following a March training accident in Nevada in which seven Marines were killed. The battalion commander, a company commander and an […]

CBS Charlotte–05/09/2013

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Camp Lejeune Honors Marine Training Blast Victims

CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. (AP) — Camp Lejeune has honored seven of its Marines killed in an explosion during a training exercise last month at Nevada’s Hawthorne Army Depot. Members of the 2nd Marine Expeditionary Force […]

CBS Charlotte–04/24/2013

A company of Marines, both male and female, participate in a 10 kilometer training march carrying 55 pound packs during Marine Combat Training (MCT) on Feb. 22, 2013 at Camp Lejeune, N.C. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Report: Toxic Drinking Water At Military Base Dates Back To 1948

Drinking water contamination at North Carolina’s sprawling Camp Lejeune military base could date to 1948, five years earlier than researchers had reported previously, a federal report indicates.




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