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2 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News
An 86-year-old World War II veteran was recovering Tuesday after being beaten outside a southwest Ohio hospital where he was visiting his ailing wife, authorities said.
5 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen
In this Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014 photo, Juan Roman, a Vietnam Air Force veteran and presently a chaplain with Disabled American Veterans, speaks about issues and the upcoming campaigns by Congressional representatives during an interview at the All American Veterans Center at Fayetteville Technical Community College in Fayetteville, N.C. Photo: Gerry ... (more)
9 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service
The summer-long trial of four Blackwater security guards in the shootings of more than 30 Iraqis has been a grim retelling of lives snuffed out and the daily life-and-death decisions amid the chaos of war.
While the war in Iraq has become a familiar event to Americans over the past 12 years, the actual Iraq and Afghanistan war experience was shared by only a small percentage of the American population.
REPORTING LIVE, ALISON MONTOYA, WLWT NEWS 5. AN 86-YEAR-OLD MAN ATTACKED IN A PARKING LOT OF A HOSPITAL AFTER VISITING HIS WIFE.
The Hoffman Estates Democrat, Iraq veteran and double amputee is breaking the news this morning on NBC's "Today" in a segment describing how four amputees who came home from the Iraq War are now pregnant at the same time.
Officials with the Veterans Affairs health care system in New Mexico are planning two town halls to discuss health care and disability claims with veterans and their families.
A FORMER signalman whose war stories include being captured and interrogated before escaping with a broken arm has celebrated his 100th birthday.
Labor Day weekend celebrations are underway and in Madison County, one group has a different approach to enjoying their long weekend.
Soldiers prepare slides with blood samples for testing during a training exercise.
The 89-year-old decorated World War II veteran foiled an armed robbery attempt Saturday afternoon at his Lake Park jewelry business that left a 44-year-old suspect with six gunshot wounds, but no loot.
Grant Garrison and George Turner are a generation apart and fought in different wars, but they recently found themselves in about the same situation.
James Graham is told to stump up an extra A 600 for burial but said: "I could dig it myself, I was in the trenches" A war veteran fears he will no longer be able to afford to be buried alongside his loved ones after being told costs have almost doubled because he has moved house.
ST. CLOUD, Minn. - Visions of a national wind energy bonanza have been a costly mirage for the Department of Veterans Affairs , even after five years of work and more than $3.7 million spent.
When all other Seminole students were headed to their first day of school on Monday, one little boy was sent home because his hair was too long.
The four little dogs who keep Korean War veteran Julius Oliver company in his West Ashley apartment were jumping all over him as he tested out his new electric wheelchair Saturday afternoon.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 10:50 am
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