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13 Marines agree to be kicked out of the military after being accused of human smuggling and drug trafficking

Thirteen of 23 Marines facing human-trafficking, drug-distribution, and weapons charges have agreed to leave the Corps rather than face court-martial.
A U.S. Marine assigned to the Scout Sniper School, Weapons Training Battalion, looks through the scope of his rifle during a final exercise aboard Quantico, Va., Jan. 19, 2017.

These Marine snipers disappeared right in front of us, vanishing into a field as top sharpshooters hunted for them

About a dozen US Marines disappeared into the field. Check out these pictures of how they vanished into a grassy field.
Osteologists with History Flight excavate a grave site from the battle of Tarawa at Republic of Kiribati, July 15, 2019.

76 years after ‘the toughest battle in Marine Corps history,’ the fallen are still returning home

More than 1,000 Marines and sailors were killed during the battle for Tarawa in November 1943, and hundreds of them remain unaccounted for.
US Marines prepare to enter the gas chamber at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, November 8, 2019.

‘Even the brave cry here’: Marines in North Carolina put their gas masks to the test

The Marines are ushered into a small, dark room. A thick haze of o-Chlorobenzylidene Malononitrile, more commonly known as CS gas, fills the air.

These are 10 of the toughest and most important battles US Marines ever fought

The US Marines have waged war in just about every corner of the world. Here's the incredible stories behind 10 of their hardest battles.
Marines with the U.S. Marine Corps Color Guard marching the National Ensign and the U.S. Marine Corps Battle Colors during a Sunset Parade at the Lincoln Memorial, Washington, D.C.

The US Marine Corps turns 244 — check out these awesome photos of the Devil Dogs in action

The US Marine Corps, famous for being "first to fight," is another year older. These incredible photos show the Marines in action.
An F/A-18D Hornet conducts an aerial refuel.

Drugs, inexperience, and a dangerous disregard for safety led to the deadly midair collision that killed 6 Marines last year, investigation reveals

The deadly incident led to to a loss of "trust and confidence" in a squadron commander and saw the firing of another three Marine Corps officers.
Mayor Pete Buttigieg and Rep. Seth Moulton at a Democratic gala in Indiana, September 14, 2017.

‘You remain a frickin’ coward’: Trump taunting a 2020 Democratic candidate and retired Marine isn’t a laughing matter for some...

"[Seth Moulton] served in combat & received a bronze star," Rep. Ted Lieu tweeted at Trump. "You received fake deferments because of your daddy."
Recruits drill at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island.

This is what 24 hours is really like for recruits at US Marine Corps boot camp

A Marine veteran shares her experience of what 24 hours is really like at the legendary Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island in South Carolina.

16 Marines were arrested in relation to human smuggling and drug crimes

The dramatic bust follows the arrest of two other Marines earlier this month for allegedly smuggling undocumented immigrants for financial gain.