By 2021 Marines could start going through an Annual Rifle Qualification that requires shooters to engage realistic targets.
Marine Corps Training
The Marine Corps is investigating the spate of rollovers that left three dead and 10 more injured.
Lance Cpl. Autumn Taniguchi finished the three-week course that prepares leathernecks to lead troops in urban environments.
There are live-fire ranges that support small arms training, explosive demolitions, artillery fire and sniper training.
The Marine Corps plans to launch an urban-combat operations experiment this summer.
The Marine Corps may run out of rifle combat optic sights for recruits to train with at Parris Island and other centers.
The service's ranking enlisted leader says the integrated battalion may not be the last.
The director of the Close Combat Lethality Task Force wants to make sure infantry squads approach training like the Rangers.
Marine units scheduled to deploy from Lejeune or train in other areas affected by last week's hurricane will have to wait.
The Marine Corps could soon be sending Marines to Alaska, one of the state's senators told reporters here this week.