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After risking their lives for US, they are tangled in Trump’s travel limbo

Among those who could be affected by President Donald Trump's proposed immigration and travel ban are Iraqi translators who risked their lives to help U.S. troops during the Iraq War.

Military News

Parris Island Marine separated from Corps in wake of child porn charges

Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island officials say Sgt. Keith Knight, charged with child sex crimes in the Houston, Texas, area, has been kicked out of the Corps with an other-than-honorable discharge. Meanwhile in Texas, prosecutors are open to settling the case with a plea, according to Montgomery County Assistant District Attorney Adam McLane. And they feel their case against Knight, who’s charged with two second-degree felony counts of promotion of child pornography, is strong.

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Traits of a good drill instructor

GySgt. Vitali Kholodov, Drill Instructor of the Year, talks about what traits make for a good drill instructor on Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, on Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island.
Delayna Earley dearley@islandpacket.com
Traits of a good drill instructor 0:49

Traits of a good drill instructor

Wreaths across America 1:22

Wreaths across America

Historic Marine Corps video footage to be preserved at The University of South Carolina 5:04

Historic Marine Corps video footage to be preserved at The University of South Carolina

Hacksaw Ridge movie trailer features Fort Jackson 2:26

Hacksaw Ridge movie trailer features Fort Jackson