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Marine Killed in Helicopter Accident Was Doing Rope Training

FILE -In this Wednesday, April 15, 2015 file photo, a Marine Corps CH-53E helicopter sits in the sand where it made an emergency landing in Solana Beach, Calif. One Marine has been killed and 9 others were hurt when a helicopter made a hard landing at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina, Wednesday night, Sept. 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi, File)
FILE -In this Wednesday, April 15, 2015 file photo, a Marine Corps CH-53E helicopter sits in the sand where it made an emergency landing in Solana Beach, Calif. One Marine has been killed and 9 others were hurt when a helicopter made a hard landing at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina, Wednesday night, Sept. 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi, File)

RALEIGH, N.C.— The U.S. Marine who died during a helicopter accident at Camp Lejeune was part of a Virginia-based anti-terror and security team training on...


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  • FILE - In this Aug. 19, 2015 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks in Derry, N.H. Nearly six months out from the first votes of a presidential campaign, candidates should be fleshing out who they are and what they stand for. Instead, some of the best-known 2016 candidates are toting around heavy baggage that’s proving to be a big distraction from the conversations they’d rather be having with the American people. (AP Photo/Mary Schwalm, File)

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  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump waves to the crowd during a campaign pep rally, Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, in Mobile, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

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  • Democratic presidential candidate and former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivers remarks during a campaign stop at Dr. William U. Pearson Community Center on August 18, 2015 in North Las Vegas, Nevada. (Isaac Brekken/Getty Images)

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