An Emeryville man was charged with murder Thursday for a crash in Fremont early Tuesday morning that killed 23-year-old Andrew Silva of Union City, a U.S. Marine who had recently returned from a tour of duty in Afghanistan.
A motorcyclist who was struck and killed by a suspected drunk driver in Fremont early Tuesday morning has been identified as a 23-year-old U.S. Marine who recently returned from a tour of duty in Afghanistan, authorities said.
A Marine who lost both legs fighting in Afghanistan made a stop in the Bay Area on Tuesday, as part of a nationwide bike ride for charity.
Marine Staff Sgt. Jason Ross returned to a hero’s welcome in Livermore, two years after losing both of his legs in Afghanistan.
Investigators are still searching for a suspect in a multiple-round shooting that shattered some windows of a car driven by a Marine recruiter on Highway 85 near Cupertino on Wednesday
All lanes were reopened on southbound Highway 85 near Cupertino Wednesday afternoon after being shut down for about an hour after someone shot at a U.S. Marine recruiter who was driving on the highway.
Marine Cpl. Allan DeVillena II, 22, died early Saturday morning after suffering gunshot wounds during a confrontation with two officers in a parking garage in Palm Springs.
U.S. officials said the Pentagon was moving two warships to the Libyan coast in the aftermath of a stunning attack on the American Consulate in Benghazi that killed U.S. Ambassador to Libya Christopher Stevens, a Bay Area native, and three other Americanss.
A Saturday memorial service has been planned for a local Marine who was killed in Afghanistan on August 10th.
Military officials say two Marines from Northern California have been killed in Afghanistan. The Department of Defense said Capt. Matthew Manoukian and Staff Sgt. Sky Mote died Friday in the country’s Helmand province.