Veteran Killed In Fremont Motorcycle Crash; Suspected DUI Driver ArrestedA 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.
Antioch Soldier Receives Medal Of Honor, Recalls Harrowing Afghan BattleAn Antioch soldier received the Medal of Honor from President Barack Obama at the White House Monday for his bravery in a deadly 2009 battle in Afghanistan that killed several of his fellow servicemen.
Livermore Marine Injured In Afghanistan Gets Hero’s WelcomeMarine Staff Sgt. Jason Ross returned to a hero’s welcome in Livermore, two years after losing both of his legs in Afghanistan.
San Jose Soldier Among Several Killed In Afghanistan AttackDelfin Santos Jr., 24, died Saturday in Kandahar after he was fatally injured in an enemy attack that involved a vehicle-based improvised explosive device in the Zabul province.
Hayward Soldier Dies In AfghanistanMilitary officials say a soldier from Hayward has died from wounds he suffered last week in Afghanistan.
Northern California Army Vet Receives Medal Of Honor For Afghan FightA veteran who helped "defend the indefensible" at a vulnerable Army outpost in Afghanistan received the nation's highest award for military valor Monday at a tearful White House ceremony that also honored the eight men who did not survive a Taliban attack.
Helmets To Hardhats Connects Returning Vets To Silicon Valley Construction JobsHelmets to Hardhats, a nationally recognized program, is working with the Silicon Valley construction trade to train veterans for jobs.
San Jose Soldier Killed In AfghanistanA memorial service will be held Wednesday at Joint Base Lewis-McChord for a San Jose soldier who was killed in Afghanistan.
Salinas Soldier Killed In AfghanistanA soldier from Salinas was killed while serving in Afghanistan on Saturday, the U.S. Department of Defense announced Monday.
Hundreds Mourn Alameda Soldier Killed In AfghanistanFamily and friends in Alameda are mourning an Army staff sergeant who was killed earlier this month in a bomb blast in Afghanistan.
Soldier From Alameda Killed In Afghanistan30-year-old Staff Sgt. Thomas Fogarty sustained injuries following an attack by enemy units with an improvised explosive device.
Demonstrators In Fremont Protest Afghanistan War, Civilian KillingsDays after United States military officials identified the soldier who allegedly slaughtered 16 Afghan villagers in Kandahar Province last Sunday, members of the Bay Area Afghan community rallied in Fremont this afternoon against the killings.
Fellow Marine Admits Assault On Santa Clara Marine Before His SuicideA U.S. Marine pleaded guilty to the assault of a fellow Marine from Santa Clara who later committed suicide in Afghanistan.
Fallen San Jose Soldier’s Body Returns HomeThe remains of Sean Walsh, a 21-Year-Old National Guard soldier from San Jose, arrived at Moffett Federal Airfield Wednesday. Walsh died on Nov. 16 from injuries he suffered during combat operations in Afghanistan.
Memorial Service Held For Fallen Danville MarineSeveral hundred mourners packed the East Bay Fellowship church Wednesday afternoon at a memorial service for fallen Danville Marine Lance Cpl. Joshua D. Corral.