A new bill aims to halt any moves by the Marine Corps to end its longtime training mission in Parris Island.
The Marine Corps is considering a plan in which it could funnel all recruits to a new base.
The mere possibility of the Marine Corps shaking up where it trains new recruits has drawn swift backlash.
Marine Pfc. Austin Ferrell said he was excited about setting the new record, but not as much as some of his fellow Marines.
The military has launched its second big study looking at how the novel coronavirus affects young people.
The virus is impacting training at the Marine Corps' Parris Island Recruit Depot and across the military.
About 300 future trainees are in their second week of quarantine at a new expeditionary staging area at Parris Island.
Military leaders are racing to implement policies to prevent the spread of coronavirus at boot camp and other hard-hit areas.
The denial, which came without explanation, effectively brings the $100-million wrongful death claim to an end.
Raheel Siddiqui died at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island after falling nearly 40 feet in a barracks stairwell.
In a letter to VA Secretary Robert Wilkie, Rep. Elaine Luria, D-Va., said the plan was developed with no notice to Congress.
USAA Federal Savings Bank is part of USAA, which has about 13 million military and veteran-affiliated members.
The Army has said they are looking into the soldier’s actions for potential safety violations.
Two senators say the new Army Combat Fitness Test sets unrealistic standards for some soldiers.
The Marine Corps has officially retired the AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter.