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‘We have a drug problem’: Marine Corps starts random LSD testing

LSD has been added to the list of drugs that are randomly tested for at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina amid suspicions that more and more Marines and sailors at the base are tripping, base officials said.

Parents file complaint over child care workers not wearing masks at...

The parents of a 7-month-old boy enrolled at a child care center at Marine Corps Base Hawaii have filed a complaint over the facility’s use of “family-style” dining, during which caretakers do not wear protective facemasks as they eat meals with children.

Trove of US documents on toxic substances in Okinawa may help...

A Welsh journalist in Japan has released a trove of U.S. government documents regarding pollutants at U.S. bases in the Pacific in hopes they will aid veterans

Marines in DC rescue woman trapped under a car

On November 7, 2020, Marines with Guard Company responded to an accident at the corner of 9th & I Streets SE, only a few feet from their post in Washington D.C.

Marines likely to issue a new ban on cellphones

The Marine Corps is analyzing the security threat Marines' personal cell phones pose during deployments.

A dozen new cases reported from coronavirus cluster at Marine Corps...

The U.S. military reported 20 new coronavirus cases in Japan and South Korea on Wednesday and Thursday, including 12 at a Marine base in western Japan.

Pentagon denies reports that Marine Raiders are training forces on Taiwan

The Defense Department on Wednesday shot down recent media reports saying special operations Marines were working with forces on Taiwan this week.

Marine Corps seeks gag order in case of corporal whose family...

The Marine Corps is seeking a gag order in the criminal case of a Virginia Beach corporal whose supporters say her actions stem from trauma related to a sexual assault at the hands of a fellow Marine.

Marine base in Japan reports five new coronavirus cases after lockdown,...

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Marine Lt. Col. escapes all punishment for stealing electronics, cosmetics from...

A Marine lieutenant colonel found guilty of stealing hundreds of dollars in merchandise from a base exchange in South Korea has escaped punishment, according to a published report.