US Marine Corps - updates

Rappler's latest stories on US Marine Corps

ARTICLE FINDER

PH, U.S. forces kick off ‘more advanced’ KAMANDAG war games

Oct 09, 2019 - 3:05 PM

The joint military exercises will feature the Philippines' brand new amphibious assault vehicles in an international drill for the first time

U.S. stealth fighter suffers millions in damage from bird strike

May 16, 2019 - 9:55 AM

A damage assessment report has not yet been completed but the US Marine Corps says the incident is classified as category 'A,' meaning the damage is expected to exceed $2 million

DAMAGED. In this file photo taken on September 16, 2016, US Air Force handout photo shows a US Marine F-35 Lightning II taking off at Tyndall Air Force Base in Florida. Photo by Senior Airman Solomon Cook/US Air Force/AFP

16 dead in U.S. military plane crash in Mississippi

Jul 11, 2017 - 12:31 PM

UPDATED The US Marine Corps confirms that a mishap involving a KC 130 occurred in the evening

In this file photo, a KC-130J flies over the Mediterranean Sea, June 15, 2014, similar to the plane that crashed in Mississippi. File photo/US Marine Corps/Public Domain

US military jet crashes off Okinawa, pilot safe

Sep 22, 2016 - 8:23 PM

The wreckage of the plane is found 150 kilometers 95 miles off Okinawa s main island in the mid afternoon according to the Japan Coast Guard

Beyonce 'did not sing live' at Obama inauguration, says official

Jan 24, 2013 - 7:57 AM

The official also told CNN that Beyonce herself has decided on Sunday January 20 not to perform live as she had arrived too late to have proper rehearsal time with the US Marine Band

LIP-SYNCHED? Singer Beyonce performs the National Anthem as U.S. President Barack Obama looks on during the public ceremonial inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. Alex Wong/Getty Images/AFP

Did Beyonce lip-synch at Obama inauguration? US Marines flip-flop

Jan 23, 2013 - 7:57 AM

The US Marine Corps beat a hasty retreat Tuesday January 22 from a furor over whether Beyonce lip synched The Star Spangled Banner at US President Barack Obama s public inauguration ceremony

LIP-SYNCHED? Singer Beyonce performs the National Anthem as U.S. President Barack Obama looks on during the public ceremonial inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. Alex Wong/Getty Images/AFP

Suspects in Makati slay ask for bail on murder charges

Dec 13, 2012 - 5:45 PM

The defendants want to put the burden of proof on the prosecution so the judge will grant them bail on a non bailable offense

SUSPECTS. From left to right and top to bottom: Galicano Datu III, Crispin de la Cruz, Juan Alfonso Abastillas and Osric Cabrera. Collage by Emil Mercado from images courtesy of Makati police