Tag: marine

Ronda Rousey attends US Marine Corps Ball, honouring guarantee to young Marine

Posted December 13, 2015 16:28:04 UFC fighter Ronda Rousey has attended the Marine Corps Ball in South Carolina, honouring a promise she produced to a bold young US Marine who asked her to attend the occasion with him. It was Rousey’s initial public appearance since her defeat at the hands of Holly Holm in the…


Explosive marine marker discovery closes beach close to Noosa

By Jo Skinner Posted December 08, 2015 15:11:28 Map: Noosa Heads 4567 Police have closed Teewah Beach on the Sunshine Coast soon after a potentially explosive marine smoke marker washed up on the sand. A 150-metre exclusion zone has been set up on the beach on the Noosa North Shore right after the discovery of…


Russian marine killed in rescue bid

Media captionThe BBC’s John Simpson: “The Turks say they warned the pilot ten instances in 5 minutes” A Russian marine has been killed on a helicopter mission to rescue the crew of a jet downed by Turkey close to the Syrian border on Tuesday. He died when his helicopter came beneath fire from rebels in…