Service Members Here For Fleet Week Share What Memorial Day Means To ThemThe week-long celebration coincides with Memorial Day, when Americans remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom.
Remains Of World War II Marine From Brooklyn Return Home For BurialThe 20-year-old Brooklyn native was serving with the 2nd Marine Division when he was killed during the assault on Tarawa atoll in the Gilbert Islands in November 1943.
Memorial Held For 9 Local Marines Killed In Mississippi Plane CrashThe service was held at Stewart Air Base in Newburgh, New York.
Community Gathers In Orange County To Mourn Local Marines Killed In Military Plane CrashThe KC-130 was on a routine mission from North Carolina to California on Monday when it burst into flames around 20,000 feet and plummeted into a soybean field in Mississippi.
CityViews: U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Celebrates 100 Years With Concerts In NYCThis installment of CityViews features a special live performance from the Marine Corps Band New Orleans.
'Marine Day' In Prospect Park Teaches Families About U.S. Marine Corps During Fleet WeekWhat does it take to be one of the few, the proud? Marine Day at Prospect Park offered a little insight, giving kids a chance to learn firsthand.
WWII Veteran Gets His Dress Blues Decades After Being Denied Because Of SegregationThe Nassau County man finally received the recognition and respect he was due seven decades after he risked his life for his country.
Woman Works To Identify Marine Who Died In Harlem Nearly 20 Years AgoIt isn’t her son, but a man who went without a military funeral and who may have a family still looking for him.
Game Time Salute Honors U.S. Marine Corps Veteran Dr. Kenneth D. DunnFor U.S. Marine Corps Veteran Dr. Kenneth D. Dunn, serving in the military taught him to value something greater than himself.
Game Time Salute Honors U.S. Marine Corps Veteran Wade SpannFor U.S. Marine Corps Veteran Wade Spann, serving in the military gave him the discipline he needed to realize his ambition of going to college.
Santa Claus Makes Early Toy Pickup At Long Island MallIt’s not even Thanksgiving yet, but Santa Claus made an early appearance on Long Island Wednesday.
From Spring Training To Basic Training: Senior To Miss College World Series For Military DutySt. Thomas Aquinas College senior and baseball player Joe Grimaldi is leaving his team just before the series playoffs to report for military duty after joining the U.S. Marine Corps.
Cuomo Orders Flags At Half-Staff For 30th Anniversary Of Beirut Marine Barracks BombingWednesday marks the 30th anniversary of the Marine barracks bombing in Beirut, Lebanon that killed 241 U.S. service members.
Yankees Honor Purple Heart Marine And Bomb-Sniffing DogThe Yankees honored Purple Heart recipient Megan Leavey and combat dog Sgt. Rex at Yankee Stadium before Sunday's game.
Father Of Staten Island Marine Private Says Corps Lied About Circumstances Surrounding Son's DeathA father from Staten Island is calling on the Marines for more answers about the death of his son while serving in Japan. This has come on the heels of the suspicious death of a soldier from Chinatown.