Thursday Dec 5
Hampton Roads Daily Press
Williamsburg soldier will truly be home for holidays | With Video
It was June 10, 2009, and the Williamsburg-area native was in the seventh month of a one-year deployment at Bagram Air Field.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
KEPR CBS 19
Marine critically injured in Afghanistan gets holiday surprise
A local marine critically injured in Afghanistan got an unexpected holiday surprise.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Ann Reid to Lead Science Education Advocacy Group
Ann Reid has been a researcher, a policy wonk, and a program manager. In January, she will put on a new hat-as first responder to attacks on science education.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Vail Daily News
Operation Restored Warrior helps heal combat veterans from the inside out
Operation Restored Warrior Executive Director John Guandolo, left, and Chris Fields, executive director for outreach, lead a ceremony honoring Lt.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Afghanistan veteran gets to meet EMS students in-person
Organizer Pat McCall tells the story of Kit Lowe speaking to EMS students four years ago from his hospital bed in Washington, D.C. Army veteran Kit Lowe was this year's guest speaker for Ebenezer Middle School's annual Veterans Day assembly, but it wasn't his first time talking to students there.
Soldier: My sons won't serve. "Before that happens, I'll shoot them myself"
In 2010, I began to follow U.S. soldiers down a long trail of waste and sorrow that led from the battle spaces of Afghanistan to the emergency room of the trauma hospital at Bagram Air Base, where their catastrophic wounds were surgically treated and their condition stabilized.
Battle Wounds: American Soldiers' Painful Journey Home
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Wed Nov 13, 2013
Oliver North, On Taking Care Of Our Veterans
Retired Lt. Col Oliver North rolled into Topeka on his book tour's huge tour bus Wednesday afternoon, stopping by WIBW-TV to talk about the cause that keep him busy now..
CNBC: Whistleblowers cite hazards at VA centers
John Ciarolla, seen here, died in the Pittsburgh VA hospital of Legionnaires disease in 2011, but his family was told at the time that the cause was septic shock, a CNBC investigation found.
The Island Packet
Veterans visit Dataw Island for golf tournament to aid Wounded Warriors
Wounded Warriors Project golfer Chris Bain watches his shot from the No. 14 tee Tuesday morning during the Veterans Purple Heart Golf Classic at Dataw Island Golf Club.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Naples Daily News
Bonita Springs hosts annual Veterans Day service
Dania Maxwell/Staff The American Flag is held by a representative from the Bonita Springs Fire Rescue for the National Anthem during a Veterans Day event at Riverside Park on Monday, Nov. 11. Dania Maxwell/Staff Daniyela Woodard, center, waves an American flag in the air as her grandparents Valerie and Rico Villanueva, who served in the army, stand ... (more)
Mon Nov 11, 2013
The Brainerd Daily Dispatch
This was Brainerd - Nov. 5
Terry Holm of Brainerd set the masters 10-kilometer rollerblade world record with a time of 18:15 on the opening day of the World Record Challenge at the Metrodome in Minneapolis.
News 4 Jax
How to help hurting military families
More than 50,000 U.S. service members have been wounded during Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operation New Dawn and Operation Enduring Freedom combined, and a local group is raising money for many wounded veterans' families.
Sun Nov 10, 2013
The Orlando Sentinel
Never forget us, WWII vet says: 'It's about keeping the flame alive'
It was June 6, 1944 - D-Day - and the ramp of his landing craft had just dropped onto the sands of Omaha Beach.
Dole: Veterans' sacrifices are not forgotten
Former Sen. Bob Dole, a World War II veteran, says he worries about younger injured veterans at places like Walter Reed Army Medical Center, having himself lived for decades with a disability resulting from the wounds of war.