Marine arrested on suspicion of having sex with a 15-year-old runaway teen

Detectives arrested a 19-year-old Marine stationed in Twentynine Palms on suspicion of helping a Hesperia teenager run away and having sex with her, authorities said.

Okinawa-based Marine dies while surfing near Ikei Island

A Marine from Combat Logistics Battalion 31 died while surfing over the weekend off Okinawa's eastern coast, Marine officials announced Monday afternoon.

Final carrier operations for Marine F/A-18Cs, ‘Death Rattlers’ squadron returns from USS Nimitz deployment

A San Diego-based Marine F/A-18C squadron flew off the aircraft carrier Nimitz and back to eager family and loved ones at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar on Thursday, after a 9-month deployment to the Middle East and Africa.

Marine receives Purple Heart 16 years after being shot in Fallujah

A Purple Heart caught up with Marine Capt. Kevin Leishman on Wednesday, more than 16 years after he bandaged a bullet wound and kept on fighting

Marine Corps ditching some of its formation marches, adding board games in entry-level infantry training course

The Marine Corps is ditching some of its formation marches and adding board games to a new, longer entry-level infantry training course aimed at creating Marines who can better think and act for themselves.

Former Florida cop, Marine charged for breaching the Capitol after being identified by Facebook

A former North Miami Beach police officer has been arrested for entering the U.S. Capitol building during the Jan. 6 insurrection seeking to prevent Congress from certifying the presidential election results, according to records unsealed in federal court Sunday.

PETA pushes Pentagon to end the drinking of cobra blood during jungle survival training

An animal rights group has petitioned the Pentagon to end the practice of Marines and soldiers decapitating snakes and consuming their blood during survival training at the annual Cobra Gold exercise in Thailand.

Marine Corps implements anti-extremism training in boot camp following order from Pentagon

The Marine Corps Recruit Depot on Parris Island has added anti-extremism training to its 13-week-long bootcamp, a depot spokesperson said, in response to a "stand down" order from the Secretary of Defense to address extremism in the armed forces after the Jan. 6 Capitol riots.

Light vehicles with long-range punch give Marines a better tank killer, general says

Marine Corps experiments show lightweight vehicles mounted with long-range weapons can take out enemy tanks at a distance 15 to 20 times greater than a Marine tank could, a top general said this week.

Marine Corps adjusts time needed for mothers to return to fitness standards under new policy

The Marine Corps is giving women more time to get into physical shape after childbirth, according to a new policy change.