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In June 1968 when Higgs' classmates were preparing to graduate from South Haven's LC Mohr High School, he was fighting in Vietnam as a member of the Marines.
Nick Tolentino, who resigned as a mental health administrative officer at the Manchester VA Medical Center in December 2011, told the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee in April 2012 that the emphasis on meeting performance measures outweighed the needs of veterans."
That's according to a report by the Oregon Health Authority that analyzed data from the state's Violent Death Reporting System from 2008 to 2012.
Standing resolute against the forces transforming the nation he loves, Lt. Gen. William G. "Jerry" Boykin thinks "the two most egregious violations of the trust of the American public" are the Veterans Affairs scandal and Benghazi - and in his opinion, these two cases rise to the level of impeachable offenses.
A drunken driver convicted in the 2012 killing of an Afghanistan war veteran was sentenced Friday to six years in prison.
World War II veteran Eugene White never thought he would be celebrating his hundredth birthday with members of Central Missouri Honor Flight and the Patriot Guard at his side.
A medal of appreciation from the Korean government to military service members who served in the Korean War will be presented to veterans of that conflict at a ceremony in southwestern Ohio.
At least that's what he says. She swears it was the summer after sixth grade, maybe seventh.
Army veteran Charlene Jorge poses in her office at the Cuyahoga County Veterans Service Commission in Cleveland Thursday, July 10, 2014.
Veterans who served in Iraq during the war only have a few months left to claim Ohio bonuses of up to $1,500, and state officials are expanding their efforts to reach potentially thousands of veterans who may miss out by not applying.
Although it's been more than a week since her dog was attacked, Denise Jordan-Williams still has difficulty describing the incident without tearing up.
WWII Vet, 98, volunteers 17,000 plus hours at hospital Olen Levell has been wearing his Flagler Hospital volunteer badge for more than 20 years.
Gibson visited the G.V. Montgomery VA Medical Center in Jackson on Friday. He met with employees, veterans' groups and reporters.
A former head of the nation's largest public pension fund has pleaded guilty to bribery and fraud in California The former head of the nation's largest pension fund admitted Friday that he took bribes, including hundreds of thousands of dollars stuffed in paper bags and a shoe box, and helped an associate collect millions in a... Democratic Sen ... (more)
A 48-foot female humpback whale that has been seen in the waters of southeast Alaska for nearly 40 years has been found dead.
He can't be alone outside after dark, needs permission to walk through his neighborhood or go to a bowling alley, and must allow random searches and polygraph tests.
Updated: Mon Jul 14, 2014 12:24 am
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