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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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Lead Prosecutor Out In US Army General Sex Case

The lead military prosecutor in the case against a U.S. Army general facing sexual assault charges has resigned, two weeks before a court martial is set to begin.


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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.


Sesame Street Icon and Mitt Romney nemesis Big Bird (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Sesame Street, USO Team Up For SC Military Visit

The USO and Sesame Street are joining forces to bring Elmo, Cookie Monster and Grover to the Marine Corps Air Station in Beaufort.


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Air Force Base Opposes Wind Farm Plan

The Air Force objects to a planned wind farm in eastern North Carolina, saying the blades reaching nearly 500 feet high could threaten low-flying fighter jets from Seymour Johnson Air Force Base.


The transfer case containing the remains of U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Gregory T. Buckley is moved by a U.S. Marine carry team. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: National Security Shouldn’t Get Lost In This Campaign

Our economy is on a slow recovery – slower than anyone wants. But the lack of serious discussion about national security and the world we live in is troubling.


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GOP Senators In NC To Talk Up Defense Spending

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A trio of Republican senators is in North Carolina making the case for protecting military spending from more than $1 trillion in budget cuts that will slash both domestic and defense programs.

CBS Charlotte–07/30/2012

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Senate Approves Bill To Help Lejeune Marines

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The U.S. Senate has unanimously passed a measure that provides health care for thousands of Camp Lejeune Marines and family members who suffered because of water contamination at the base.

CBS Charlotte–07/19/2012

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Stolen Military Property Worth $2 Million Recovered

Military authorities recovered about $1.8 million in stolen property as part of an ongoing investigation that so far involves almost 70 civilians and active-duty Marines and sailors.


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US Military Base First Ever To Host Concert For Atheists

For the first time in history, a U.S. military base will play host to an event aimed at service personnel and their families who don’t believe in God.