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Video of a group of US troops waiting in line for haircuts raises questions about military social distancing

At Camp Pendleton, the Marine Corps said it "always put the health and well-being of all personnel and their families as its top priority."
US Marine ascends a rock formation during a night climb

See how the elite Marines who arrive first for a fight train to scale steep cliffs in battle

When Marines encounter steep cliffs on the battlefield, sometimes the only option is up and over. See how they tackle this intense challenge.
A US Marine Corps amphibious assault vehicle participating in amphibious operations training.

An amphibious assault vehicle can be a rough ride for Marines — here’s what crews have to be prepared to handle

The Corps' amphibious assault vehicles are about 40 years old, so it's not unusual for things to go wrong sometimes, a Marine said.
U.S. Marines with 2nd Platoon, Company C., 1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment conduct an assault beside Amphibious Assault Vehicles during a Mechanized Assault Course for Integrated Training Exercise (ITX) 1-20 on Marine Air Ground Combat Center, Twenty-Nine Palms, California.

Step inside a 30-ton Marine Corps amphibious assault vehicle built to battle onto enemy beaches

The AAV is more than 40 years old, but it remains the "number one vehicle" to storm a beach under fire, a Marine said.
Marines and sailors conduct a live-fire range during a training exercise at Twentynine Palms, California, November 11, 2018.

The Navy says it wants to shrink the Marine Corps by more than 2,000 Marines

In its latest budget request, the Department of the Navy said it wanted to cut the Corps' active duty end-strength down to 184,100 personnel.

US Marine charged with human smuggling says he was offered $1,000 to help transport an undocumented migrant

The two US Marines who were arrested agreed to answer questions from Border Patrol agents without an attorney present.
US Marine Corps Gen. David H. Berger at a change of command ceremony at Marine Corps Base Hawaii, August 8, 2018.

Top US Marine says young troops should not be blamed for using TikTok, responsibility is with senior leaders

"That's not their fault. That's on us," the Marine Corps commandant said of concerns over the app, adding, "I don't blame them for that."
A US sniper takes aim at a long-range target.

A top Marine Corps scout sniper managed to sneak up on his enemy completely naked except for a pair of boots

The nude sniper proved that to truly disappear you don't need clothes, just that you fully embrace the "weirdest thing in the world."
A sniper "vegging up" for stalking training at Marine Corps Base Quantico in Virginia

See how these Marine Corps snipers became deadly disappearing plants for a high-stakes game of hide-and-seek

The snipers 'veg up' before they disappear into the field. The training is tough, but on the battlefield, it is life or death for these sharpshooters.
Hidden beneath twigs and weeds, three snipers’ stomachs are flat on the ground, dirt and grime on their faces.

A top sniper slipped past about a dozen Marines — no one saw him even when he was less than 3 feet away

He probably could have shot half the Marines, if not more, before anyone figured out where he was. That's how deadly a concealed sniper can be.