Marines

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Veteran Sues Morgantown Landlord Over Service Dog

A former Marine has sued two Morgantown rental companies he says refused to rent an apartment to him if he brought his service dog.

06/13/2015

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North Side Marine Killed In Korea 60 Years Ago Finally Brought Home

A North Side boy is back with his family and they say “Welcome home.”

06/05/2015

(Photo Credit: KDKA Photojournalist Chris Kunicki)

Pirates Honor Military Men & Women In Special Memorial Day Ceremony

Anyone who attended the Pirates game Monday night witnessed some special Memorial Day moments to remember those who gave their lives for our country.

05/25/2015

(Photo Credit: KDKA Photojournalist Steve Willing)

Chartiers Valley Teen Headed To Quantico For Leadership Program

The Marine Corps base in Quantico, Virginia, is a well-known training ground for Marines, but that’s not all.

04/07/2015

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Retired Marine Sniper Tells His Story

PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA)- Sgt. Brandon Del Fiorentino has quite a story. He is now medically-retired, but is a former sniper for the Marines. He joined The Chris Moore Show on NewsRadio 1020 KDKA. With […]

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/01/2015

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Former Steeler Jeremy Staat: ‘I Hold My Head Higher Being A Marine Than Being A Steeler’

Drafted in 1998 to be one of the next great Steelers defensive linemen, California native Jeremy Staat lasted only a couple of years. Eventually joining the Marine Corps following the death of his friend Pat Tillman, Staat told The Cook and Poni Show on 93.7 the Fan Thursday about his journey

93-7 The Fan–01/29/2015

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Marine From Indiana, Pa. Killed In Helicopter Crash During Training Exercise

Two Marine Corps officers killed when their helicopter crashed during a training exercise in the Southern California desert were remembered Sunday as talented pilots.

01/25/2015

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Businessman, Police Save Holiday For Local Kids After Toys For Tots Glitch

A local businessman with a lot of toys reached out to KDKA-TV and Get Marty after local charities were having trouble getting their Toys For Tots deliveries.

12/19/2014

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Some Organizations Say Toys For Tots Left Them Out

At the Marines’ Toys for Tots distribution center in the Strip District on Friday, hundreds showed up to get toys for their children and grandchildren.

12/19/2014

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WWII Vet Determined To Get Fellow Marine Recognized For His Ultimate Sacrifice

A local World War II veteran has dedicated his life’s work to getting his former sergeant from the Battle of Iwo Jima recognized for saving his life during the war.

11/11/2014

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Charges Filed In Washington Co. Army Navy Surplus Store Bust

It was almost a year ago when NCIS agents, joined by Washington County investigators raided the Army Navy surplus store in California, Pennsylvania.

10/23/2014

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Moving Memorial Honoring Military On Display In Oakdale

A moving memorial honoring military men and women is in our area.

09/16/2014

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Evans City Marine Gets Warm Welcome Home From Afghanistan

Delta Flight 1295 from Atlanta landed at 10:42 a.m. Friday on time. Lance Cpl. Andrew McGlennen, 20, of Evans City, was returning from his first tour of duty in Afghanistan.

05/23/2014

(Photo Credit: KDKA Photojournalist Mike Regan)

Inspirational Artist Participating In Butler Co. Chainsaw Carving Contest

The Butler Farm Show Grounds are buzzing with activity, at the second annual Butler Chainsaw Carving International.

05/16/2014

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Wounded Marine Receives Handicapped-Accessible Home

He lost both legs from a bomb in Afghanistan. But now, he’s got a handicapped-friendly home in Uniontown for free.

04/26/2014

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