Marines killed in California crash include new dad, Iraq vet

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Four Marines killed when their helicopter crashed on a training mission in the Southern California desert were identified Thursday as men in their 20s and 30s from the South and Midwest, including one who served in Iraq and another who recently became a father.

  • Written by By AMANDA LEE MYERS , Associated Press

Korean war veteran's remains return home to Ohio

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Sixty-seven years after U.S. Army Cpl. Roy John Hopper was killed in combat in Korea, his remains will be buried near his brother in Dayton.

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Medics get bulletproof vests for active shooter scenes

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio fire department has given its medics bulletproof vests and helmets to protect them at active shooting scenes and in other dangerous situations.

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