Posted: 09/03/2013 - Republican Senator John McCain was spotted during Tuesday's hearing on Syria playing a game on his iPhone.
Posted: 09/03/2013 - House Speaker John Boehner says he will support President Barack Obama's call for the U.S. to take action against Syria for alleged chemical weapons use.
Updated: 09/03/2013 - Police said a total of three wrecks along Highway 70 in Havelock caused a commuter headache Tuesday morning.
Updated: 09/03/2013 - Israel says it has carried out a joint missile test with the U.S. in the Mediterranean Sea amid heightened tensions as Washington weighs sea-launched strikes against Syria.
Posted: 09/02/2013 - There is now room for 9,000 more patients at the U-S Naval hospital at Camp Lejeune.
Posted: 08/30/2013 - The Department of Veterans Affairs can no longer rely on its unique reading of federal law to refuse to provide full benefits to a California veteran in a same-sex marriage, a federal judge declared in a ruling filed late Thursday.
Posted: 08/30/2013 - An advisory for folks using the Piney Green gate at Camp Lejeune.
Posted: 08/30/2013 - A former U.S. Marine Lieutenant who twice ran as a Republican for Congress will serve as the new Director of the North Carolina Division of Veterans Affairs.
Updated: 08/29/2013 - Officials at the Camp Lejeune are warning nearby residents that they might hear periodic explosions as unexploded ordnance is destroyed.
Updated: 08/29/2013 - Military officials say an 82nd Airborne Division paratrooper has died from injuries received in a motorcycle accident in South Carolina.
Posted: 08/28/2013 - A military jury has sentenced Maj. Nidal Hasan to death for killing 13 people during the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood.
Posted: 08/28/2013 - The U.N.'s special envoy to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi says evidence sugggests that some kind of chemical "substance" was used in an attack that killed hundreds of people, but said any military strike on Syria must have U.N. Security Council approval.
Updated: 08/28/2013 - Nearly 150 New River Marines are making their way home Wednesday and Thursday after a five-month deployment.
Posted: 08/24/2013 - An elderly Muslim cleric was sentenced Friday to 25 years in prison following his convictions on terrorism support charges for sending tens of thousands of dollars overseas to finance the Pakistani Taliban, which has launched numerous violent attacks against both Pakistan's government and U.S. targets.
Updated: 08/22/2013 - The Marine Corps staff sergeant who won a free wedding to honor his service is now facing a military court martial on charges of sex offense involving a teen.
Posted: 08/21/2013 - Members of the Marine Corps Combat Logistics Battalion 24 are training to support civilian authorities in the event of a state or national emergency.
Updated: 08/22/2013 - Bradley Manning says he plans to live as a woman and begin hormone therapy, a day after the soldier was sentenced to 35 years in prison for sending classified information to WikiLeaks.
Posted: 08/16/2013 - A bipartisan group of lawmakers is urging the Centers for Disease Control to complete a new, comprehensive report on the health effects of toxic tap water at the Camp Lejeune Marine base.
Posted: 08/16/2013 - Officials and experts say the White House's attention is focused elsewhere - even as more than 1,000 people were killed in Iraq in July, the deadliest month since 2008.
Posted: 08/15/2013 - The Navy and NASA are testing out how they'll recover astronauts once they splash down in the ocean following future missions to deep space.
Posted: 08/15/2013 - The Marine Raider Association is scheduled to hold its annual reunion this week and is slated to visit with members of the U.S. Marine Corps Special Operations Command at Camp Lejeune.