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An Iraq war veteran and father of a small boy was lured to his death in Indianapolis, Indiana by two black teen brothers who used a fake Craigslist ad for an iPad as a pretext to rob and shoot the vet.
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In a nearly unanimous vote, the U.S. House approved legislation Wednesday that would let the Department of Veterans Affairs remove from a national cemetery the remains of an Army veteran who killed the wife of a Fort Wayne native.
A Minnesota National Guardsman faces federal fraud charges in connection with the theft of names, Social Security numbers and security clearance levels of roughly 400 members of his former Army unit in Fort Bragg, N.C. The Iraq War veteran intended to use the confidential material to create fake IDs for his militia, court documents say.
Actress Jennifer Lawrence arrives at the 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday Jan. 13, 2013, in Beverly Hills, Calif.
The House has passed legislation that instructs the Veterans Affairs Department to unearth the remains of an Army veteran buried with military honors after police said he killed an Indianapolis woman and injured three others before taking his own life.
Butch Ely rides his 1996 Harley-Davidson Fat Boy without a helmet near his Hamburg Township home.
Michael Hartnett was a Marine during the Gulf War and served in Somalia. He received a bad conduct discharge for abusing drugs and alcohol.
The City Council on Tuesday agreed to pay $645,000 to settle the claim from an Iraq War veteran who was beaten by a police officer during an Occupy Oakland protest two years ago.
The power of social media may have forced peace talks between a veteran from the war in Afghanistan and a U.S. bicycle giant in a battle over trademarks.
An elderly U.S. Korean War veteran released from detention in North Korea said on Monday a videotaped "confession" he made was given under duress and that he believed he may have been held in a misunderstanding over his interest in the war.
Three Sikh men and a woman have received lengthy jail sentences after being convicted of slashing an elderly Indian military veteran in the neck in central London.
The 92-year-old Polish war veteran died in hospital five days after being injured in a house fire in Slyfield Green Two men who were arrested over the death of a war veteran following a house fire in Guildford have been released with no further action taken.
A man accused of murdering a British soldier in broad daylight on a London street described himself in court on Monday as a soldier at war and said he loved the Islamic militant group al Qaeda.
George Zimmerman asked a judge on Monday to change the terms of his bond so he can have contact with the girlfriend he's accused of assaulting.
The federal government's decision to close nine Veterans Affairs offices will only exacerbate a looming crisis with Canadian Armed Forces veterans and personnel, says Carol Furling, president of the Newfoundland and Labrador Association of Public and Private Employees .
The unclaimed remains of 10 military veterans will be interred this week during a ceremony at the Beaufort National Cemetery.