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2014/04/17 16:23
2014/04/17 16:23
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... is the first that we know of -- certainly the first on the Mall,” said The Wall's founder Jan Scruggs of the reading of the names of the nearly 7,000 dead. “The nation's political leadership has...
2014/04/17 16:23
2014/04/17 16:23
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2014/04/16 19:39
2014/04/16 19:39
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Veterans advocates are denouncing an opinion piece in the New York Times that draws links between veterans and white supremacist groups in attempting to explain the actions of the suspected gunman in...
2014/04/13 19:09
2014/04/13 19:09
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NEW YORK (AP) - Sen. Charles Schumer is proposing a New York City homecoming parade for troops returned from the Afghanistan and Iraq wars. Along with veterans' groups, Schumer says it's time to...
2014/04/10 22:58
2014/04/10 22:58
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WASHINGTON -- The Army specialist who killed three soldiers at Fort Hood last week isn’t the only person from the neighborhoods that surround the massive military base near Killeen, Texas, who’s been...
2014/04/09 11:34
2014/04/09 11:34
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Salisbury Post Editorial: Coffee therapy fosters healing for vets Leo Fahey, chaplain for Richard�s Coffee Shop and Living Military Museum in Mooresville, said there�s a mystery to the place and...
2014/04/08 18:39
2014/04/08 18:39
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Former Army National Guard Sgt. Daniel Somers served as a turret gunner and tactical human intelligence team member during two deployments to Iraq. His parents, Dr. Howard and Jean Somers, say Daniel...
2014/04/06 14:44
2014/04/06 14:44
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Every day, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) advocates for vets doing incredible work in their communities. In Dallas, Jeff Hensley, a former fighter pilot, is a program counselor at...
2014/04/06 14:40
2014/04/06 14:40
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Army veteran Rick Schumacher has a job interview next week, and he hopes the Fort Hood, Texas, shooting comes up. �At least then I�d be able to say my piece about it and how not all veterans are...
2014/04/06 08:31
2014/04/06 08:31
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Washington - The first name that will be read at the ceremony during Memorial Day weekend is that of Evander Earl Andrews. A small-town boy, he had left his parents home in central Maine, joined the...
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2014/04/04 01:17
2014/04/04 01:17
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W&M officials hosted a national conference in Washington, D.C. to discuss how law school clinics can help veterans process their disability claims. It shared the model developed by the college's...
2014/04/03 04:45
2014/04/03 04:45
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The San Diego disability claims office of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has slashed its backlog in the past year, the result of intense pressure on the federal agency over a national logjam...
2014/04/02 20:58
2014/04/02 20:58
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Mental health services will get a boost in funding with a bill by U.S. Rep. Doris Matsui, D-Sacramento, that supports a broad range of services and was signed into law this week by President...
2014/04/02 09:33
2014/04/02 09:33
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In this week’s Republican address, Indiana Rep. Jackie Walorski hopes President Obama will support a bill she says will empower the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to fire senior officials who “aren’t...
2014/04/01 08:56
2014/04/01 08:56
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Published: Tuesday, April 1, 2014, 1:00 a.m. In Our View/Too many tragedies Addressing veteran suicides The unbearable strangeness of being first. John Walsh, the newly appointed U.S. Senator from...
2014/03/31 11:08
2014/03/31 11:08
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Nearly 1,900 military veterans are thought to have taken their own lives in just 2014 alone, according to an estimate from Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, ABC reports. Extrapolating from a...
2014/03/28 17:57
2014/03/28 17:57
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The ranks of new veterans are swelling in California. And many are finding the transition back into civilian life challenging as they wrestle with issues like medical care, employment and...
2014/03/28 15:42
2014/03/28 15:42
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... minutes 50 seconds ago by CNNWalsh introduces bill to combat veteran suicide The first Iraq war combat veteran to serve in the U.S. Senate introduced legislation on Thursday aimed at reducing the...
2014/03/28 13:22
2014/03/28 13:22
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OAKLAND -- Whenever Vietnam veteran Don Cooper asked about his request for an in-home aide, the Oakland VA regional benefit office told him the same thing: A decision would take 14 months. "Well, I'm...
2014/03/27 22:17
2014/03/27 22:17
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WASHINGTON COUNTY -- Washington County is one of only two counties in Arkansas to make a list of fastest growing across the country. WASHINGTON COUNTY -- The Washington County Sheriff's Office has...
2014/03/27 20:58
2014/03/27 20:58
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WASHINGTON -- Former Marine Cpl. Tyler Tannahill left his home in Overland Park, Kan., to spend this week lobbying lawmakers in Washington to honor four fellow Marines who served alongside him in...
2014/04/17 16:23
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