Marine

(CBS SF)

Fleet Week Kicks Off With Landing Of Osprey Aircraft For Earthquake Preparedness

The U.S. Marines kicked off Fleet Week on Monday with a landing of an Osprey aircraft.

10/06/2014

A Coast Guard vessel. (CBS)

Coast Guard, SFPD Marine Unit Respond To Disabled Boat Near Angel Island

The U.S. Coast Guard and a San Francisco Police Department marine unit are responding Thursday afternoon to a disabled vessel near Angel Island.

08/07/2014

Brandon Del Fiorentino, a Marine veteran, was shot near his Antioch home on August 1, 2014. (Facebook)

Decorated Marine Veteran Who Survived Three Tours Of Duty In Iraq Shot Near His Antioch Home

A decorated, former Marine hospitalized recovering from a shooting near his home in Antioch.

08/05/2014

Sea Lions (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Marine Mammal Center Says More Animals In Need Than Ever Before

On Tuesday we told you the story of Hoppie the sea lion pup’s rescue and rehabilitation by the Sausalito Marine Mammal Center, but the truth is the facility is on the brink of having more wayward mammals in need than ever before.

04/16/2014

Sea lion Hoppie, rescued after swimming up the San Joaquin River south of Modesto. (Credit The Marine Mammal Center)

Sea Lion Pup Rescued, Recovering At Sausalito Marine Mammal Center

10 years after an adult sea lion was rescued in Los Banos, a sea lion pup is now being rehabilitated by the Sausalito Marine Mammal Center after being rescued from the same area.

04/15/2014

Marines, friends and family run in formation to honor Andrew Silva, in Fremont.

Hundreds Run In Fremont To Honor Marine Killed By Suspected Drunk Driver

Several hundred family, friends, and fellow Marines ran in formation Saturday morning to honor Andrew Silva who was killed by suspected drunk driver in Fremont this week.

03/29/2014

(Photo Credit: Jordan Spielman)

KCBS Animal Update: Harbor Seals’ Seafood Diet—Similar To Humans, Aids In Research

Dr. Jennifer Scarlett with the SF SPCA says Harbor seals are helping with human health research because they live on or near the shore and eat similar seafood to humans.

03/10/2014

A sea lion pup named Al Catraz recovering at the Marine Mammal Center in Sausalito. (CBS)

Sea Lion Found Starving Near Alcatraz To Be Released

The pup, named Al Catraz after the island, was found on March 21, malnourished and in a dangerous spot near a busy commuter ferry crossing, according to Marine Mammal Center officials.

04/30/2012

Sgt. Brandon Morgan kisses his partner, Dalan Wells, at a Marine base in Honolulu, Hawaii on February 22, 2012. (Gay Marines/Facebook)

Central Valley Marine’s Homecoming Kiss Becomes Facebook Sensation

Sgt. Brandon Morgan didn’t expect to become a global phenomenon when he kissed his partner upon returning from a six-month deployment to Afghanistan.

03/02/2012

Albert Bartal (CDF Local 2881)

San Francisco Hit-And-Run Leaves Firefighter In Critical Condition

A Cal Fire firefighter was in critical condition at San Francisco General Hospital after being run over by a car following an early morning altercation on Thanksgiving Day.

11/27/2011

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