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40 min ago | Weirton Daily Times
He was a Korean War veteran of the U.S. Navy. He was a foreman with Wheeling Steel in Mingo Junction, OH.
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4 hrs ago | Evening Sun
HARRISBURG, Pa. - Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett has ordered that U.S. and state flags in Harrisburg and Philadelphia be lowered to half-staff in memory of William "Wild Bill" Guarnere, a World War II veteran whose story was dramatized in the TV miniseries "Band of Brothers."
8 hrs ago | MilitaryCity.com
One of the 18 C-123 aircraft used to spray Agent Orange in Vietnam that were scrapped in 2010 at the Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., 'boneyard' because of concerns that they were too contaminated with chemical residue to permit commercial resale.
12 hrs ago | The Papillion Times
In an increasingly competitive environment for hotels, rising bond payments for the Hilton are on the way, but city officials see no reason to worry.
17 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus
The British Korean Veterans' Association has folded because of dwindling numbers, but West Yorkshire's branch will live on as a social club.
The Legislature has passed a measure that would allow military veterans to have a special designation on their driver's license or ID card.
Laurie Hawn says he will continue serving the Edmonton Centre riding until the next federal election and then retire from politics.
As you've probably read already on Saturday there was a collision between a light plane and a parachutist that was spectacularly captured by a local amateur photographer.
Bradley Richardson is coming from a military medical regional training site in Tomah, Wis., where he has worked since 2010.
Dennis Maunders, 89, of Sycamore Grove, himself a veteran of World War Two, said his father, Robert Henry Maunders, served in World War One.
The Conservative government was warned in advance by bureaucrats that its 110th anniversary commemoration of the Boer War celebrated a "sensitive" conflict.
Inmates and staff have put up murals and military paraphernalia at a southern Ohio prison to create what they call a "Veterans Corridor" in tribute to people who served in the U.S. military.
A pilot and a skydiver are expected to survive after a midair collision on Saturday between the two sent his plane into a 90-degree nose dive, while the skydiver spun and slammed into the ground.
TSgt Matthew Slaydon and his Fidelco Guide Dog "Legend," funded by the Newman's Own Foundation.
Santa Clara County CALIFORNIA With nearly 2 million veterans in California and a generation of veterans returning from two wars, a cooperative of innovative library systems is announcing the launch of War Ink, a relevant and timely online exhibit of Iraq and Afghanistan veteran memorial tattoo art.
A memorial service that was both celebratory and somber honored Salinas native Edward Balli, a U.S. Army Chief Warrant Officer 2 who lost his life in a battle with the Taliban in southern Afghanistan on Jan. 20. Balli, a husband, father and grandfather, was 20 days short of his 43rd birthday when a suicide bomber ignited the battle in which he was ... (more)