marines

Auburn native gets Medal of Honor-level congratulations as a top leader in Marines

  A Marine from Auburn has earned a highly prized leadership award and was on the receiving end of congratulations from a Medal of Honor recipient at the ceremony. Lance Cpl ...

Nevada town mourns Marines who died in explosion

  HAWTHORNE, Nev. (AP) — Hundreds of residents in a rural community steeped in military history turned out to mourn the loss of seven Marines as investigators arrive ...

Mortar explosion in Nevada kills 7 NC unit Marines

  HAWTHORNE, Nev. (AP) — A mortar shell explosion killed seven Marines and injured a half-dozen more during mountain warfare training in Nevada's high desert, pr ...