Fort Gordon tribute run honors fallen Marines, Navy sailors

...to honor the 1,514 Marines and Navy sailors who have died in Iraq and Afghanistan...was in honor of three fallen Marines or sailors, who were represented by dog tags draped...a visual reminder that the Marines and sailors are not nameless or faceless sacrifices...

Kon-Tiki 2 will sample trash levels in the Pacific

...and the Kon-Tiki expedition ? named after the Peruvian Sun God ? was considered a success.On Nov. 7, a group of 14 sailors and scientists ? mostly from Norway ? boarded a pair of similarly constructed rafts and set out from Peru for Easter Island...

Sailor dies of injuries from Tennessee attacks

Four Marines and a sailor were slain in the attacks on two military facilities in Chattanooga...in the northwest Ohio city of Paulding. The petty officer 2nd class sailor got a baseball scholarship to play at nearby Defiance College after...

3rd Navy sailor pleads guilty in case of women recorded in showers aboard submarine

...officers. But he said one sailor showed him a cellphone video...last spring. Another sailor, he said, borrowed...regulation requiring sailors to report misconduct...testified during another sailor's hearing Wednesday...against four additional sailors are still pending.

Maureen O'Hara, spirited star of 'Miracle on 34th Street,' 'The Quiet Man,' dies at 95

...colorful pirate adventures such as "The Black Swan" with Tyrone Power, "The Spanish Main" with Paul Henreid, "Sinbad the Sailor" with Douglas Fairbanks Jr., and "Against All Flags" with Errol Flynn.With Ford's "Rio Grande" in 1950, O'Hara...

Marine Corps 'Tribute to the Fallen' run begins at Fort Gordon

...Bertelsen said afterward. "You'll never forget our sailors and our Marines that have died in battle. Their wives are...abroad. Each lap is run in honor of three fallen Marines or sailors, each represented by the dog tags draped around the runner's...

'True heroes'

...should deport known radicals. And the U.S. government needs to get a better handle on who it's letting in.In the meantime, whom would you want sitting next to you on a train?We vote for a U.S. soldier, sailor, airman or Marine.

Unarmed troops scrambled to get away from Chattanooga gunman

...his rented Ford Mustang and blast his way into a Navy-Marine reserve center, killing four Marines and mortally wounding a sailor.Officials on Wednesday released new details of last week's brazen assault in Chattanooga, describing a chaotic scene of...

Sailor operates on himself via e-mail

...cabin, the exhausted sailor plunges the scalpel into...die at sea. Carlin, a sailor himself, was the doctor...calls during the race. Sailors get banged up stumbling...and wait. They are all sailors here -- some of them...to reach the stricken sailor, nearly 1,000 miles...

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French sailor saved in heroic ocean rescue

...and her boat destroyed by mountainous waves, a star French sailor was rescued unharmed in the South Pacific on Tuesday by a heroic...about 24 hours after sending a distress signal. "The French sailor is now safe and in good condition aboard the Italian yacht Fila...

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