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Tracy McGrady reportedly plotting NBA comeback

The seven-time All-Star and former scoring champion is working out with Kobe Bryant in an attempt to make it back into the league.<p>When we last saw Tracy McGrady, he was sitting at the end of San Antonio's bench in the 2013 playoffs, resigned to being a bit player after so many injuries wore him …

Heavy Lifting An MV-22B Osprey with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 165, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, descends as Marines with Combat Logistics Battalion 13, 1st Marine Logistics group attach an M777A2 Howitzer to the aircraft during a Helicopter Support Team exercise aboard Camp Pendleton, Calif., Aug. 22, 2014. The HST was part of a large-scale fire exercise in which components of the I Marine Expeditionary Force, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing and 1st Marine Logistics Group worked together. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Sarah Fiocco/Released) #USMC #Marines #Osprey #helicopter #training #Marine Corps

How Marines Train for an Enemy Like North Korea

At a training ground way out in the California desert, U.S. Marines prepare for the threat of a more modern enemy: so-called "near peers" such as Iran and North Korea that can bring 20th-century weapons to bear.

In the Details: These 'Kinetic Boots' May Eventually Save Marines From Lugging Around More Than 15 Pounds of Batteries

On any given day, many Marines carry more than 15 pounds of batteries along with all their other rations and gear. Add that to the fact that they're …

Clean Energy

Afghan sentenced to prison for killing three Marines

An Afghan convicted of gunning down three Marines, two from California, at a joint U.S.-Afghan base has been sentenced to prison for seven years and six months.<p>The comparatively light sentence is the result of a controversial ruling by an Afghan court that the assailant was under age 18 at the time …

Special delivery: The Marines are getting a self-driving “jeep” | Ars Technica

GUSS uses ladar to navigate across terrain, avoid obstacles at 8 mph.<p>The Marine Corps is testing a robotic version of its micro-truck, the Internally …

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Hearing set for Marine jailed in Mexico on weapons charges

A Marine jailed in Mexico since April 1 on weapons charges is set Monday for a second evidentiary hearing before a federal judge in Tijuana.<p>The hearing will allow the attorney for Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi to question four Mexican officials who detained and arrested him after he crossed the border …

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Cancer Couldn't Stop This Marine and His Bride From Walking Down the Aisle

Here's all the proof you need that love conquers all.<p>Nine months after Shannon and Jeffrey got engaged, Shannon was diagnosed with cancer and began chemotherapy immediately. "My oncologist had told me I would have to postpone our wedding until I was healthy," she wrote on Style Me Pretty, "however, …

Former Marine in urination video found dead in North Carolina

Former Marine sniper Robert Richards, a central figure in a 2012 video scandal involving Marines urinating on the corpses of Afghan insurgents, has been found dead at his home in North Carolina.<p>Richards, 28, died in Jacksonville, outside<p>Camp Lejeune, on Wednesday night, according to his lawyer and …