Marine guilty of murder in retrial for 2006 civilian killing
Marine guilty of murder in retrial for 2006 civilian killing

A Marine sergeant has been convicted of murdering an Iraqi civilian in 2006, the second time a military jury has returned a guilty verdict in what has become one of the most complicated and long-running criminal cases from the Iraq War.

Nepal families of US copter crash victims seek compensation

The families of five Nepalese civilians killed in a US military helicopter crash on an earthquake relief mission last month demanded compensation on Monday, saying it took weeks to get confirmation of their relatives' deaths.

US Marines testify at Philippines murder trial of colleague

 Four US Marines took the witness stand Tuesday at the murder trial of their comrade accused of killing a local transgender woman in the Philippines, lawyers who attended the closed-door proceedings said.

Bodies of 6 US Marines, 2 Nepalese in crash identified

Nepalese and US military officials say they've identified all eight bodies recovered from the crash site of a US Marine helicopter that disappeared while delivering aid after two major earthquakes hit Nepal.

US team at site of possible Nepal helicopter crash: Pacific Command

A US rescue team is at the site of an aircraft crash in Nepal to assess whether the wreckage could be from a missing US Marines helicopter, a spokesman for US Pacific Command said on Friday.

Missing US Marine chopper on Nepal earthquake aid mission spotted?
Missing US Marine chopper on Nepal earthquake aid mission spotted?

The US Marines chopper that went missing while on Nepal earthquake aid mission, has been reportedly spotted north of capital Kathmandu.

Nepal earthquake: Troops continue to search for missing US chopper with eight aboard

The search for the missing US Marine helicopter with eight people aboard continued on Wednesday, a day after fresh earthquake hit Nepal and wreaked havoc.

Nepal earthquake: PM Modi assures of all possible help as death toll rises to 76
Nepal earthquake: PM Modi assures of all possible help as death toll rises to 76

  • The US Marines chopper that went missing while on Nepal earthquake aid mission, has been reportedly spotted north of capital Kathmandu.
  • The death toll in the earthquake has now risen to 76.

US Army helicopter crash off Florida kills 11; most bodies recovered

Search teams found the wreckage of an Army Black Hawk helicopter that crashed off Florida`s Gulf Coast and have recovered the bodies of most of the seven Marines and four soldiers on board, authorities and local media said on Thursday.

22 US Marines hurt in California training accident

An accident during a training exercise at a US Marine base in California on Thursday left 22 troops injured after a fire extinguisher malfunctioned, officials said.

IS mortars targets Iraqi base in Anbar: US military

An Iraqi military base in the country`s western Anbar province is coming under frequent mortar fire from Islamic State jihadists, but the attacks have caused no injuries to US troops deployed there, the Pentagon said Monday.

Kim Kardashian 'honoured' to meet US marines
Kim Kardashian 'honoured' to meet US marines

Reality TV star Kim Kardashian says she was "honoured" when she got a chance to meet US Marines last month.

Philippines, US launch joint exercises near China-claimed waters

Thousands of Philippine and US marines on Monday began military exercises close to flashpoints in the South China Sea, where Beijing is engaged in a bitter territorial with its neighbours.

US Marines headed to Chad park to fight poaching

A small team of US Marines are to head soon to Chad`s Zakouma National Park to train local forces in the fight against the poaching threatening the area`s elephant herds.

New setback in Japan`s bid to relocate US air base

Efforts to relocate a US base on Japan`s Okinawa appeared to suffer a new setback on Sunday, 17 years after they began, with the reported electoral victory of an opponent of the project.

Four US Marines killed in Southern California base

Four Marines were killed Wednesday in an accident at Camp Pendleton in Southern California, US, a press release said.

Japan to pay USD 3.1 bn to relocate US Marines

The United States and Japan said today Tokyo would pay a third of the cost of Washington pulling thousands of Marines out of Japan as it reduces its heavy military presence on Okinawa.

US court denies appeal in Iraq war murder case

The denial from the Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces clears the way for the release of Lawrence Hutchins III.

Texas shootings: Two dead, five injured

Two people are dead and five injured after a gunman in Texas shot at several vehicles, apparently at random, authorities said.

Gerard Butler`s private screening for US Marines

Gerard Butler held a private screening of his upcoming film `Olympus Has Fallen` for US Marines because he wanted to make sure they had no objections.