Veteran Affairs Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Veteran sues VA for negligent care; Says he can't eat solid foodRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Veteran sues VA for negligent care; Says he can't eat solid food - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports An Iraq war veteran whose jaw was broken while serving his country is now fighting Atlanta's Veterans Administration Hospital for what he calls negligent medical care. Army veteran Christopher LaBonte claims VA doctors coerced him into surgery, warning he soon wouldn't be able to open his mouth.

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  2. Anti-Islam Demonstrators Rally Outside Phoenix MosqueRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Forward

    About 75 protesters gathered on Friday in Arizona outside a mosque for an anti-Islam demonstration featuring cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad, weeks after a similar event in Texas came under attack from two gunmen who had worshipped at the Phoenix center. Some protesters were armed and carrying guns at the event outside the Islamic Community Center of Phoenix.

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  3. Bikers come to 5-year-old bullied girla s rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    The girl who was bullied on her way home from school got an unexpected visit by the Punishers. They're loud, big, burly bikers dressed in black.

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  4. Protesters, some armed, rally against Islam outside Phoenix mosque during prayerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    The Phoenix mosque targeted on Friday has condemned such violence, and held a series of sermons at Friday prayers last year by an imam who criticized militant Islamist groups. About 75 protesters gathered on Friday in Arizona outside a mosque for an anti-Islam demonstration featuring cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad, weeks after a similar event in Texas came under attack from two gunmen who had worshiped at the Phoenix center.

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  5. Pitts: Veteran Hunter forced to make shameful choice to obey lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Heavy drinking hadn't helped. Nor had various pills prescribed by Veterans Affairs doctors.

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  6. Ally accused of taking advantage of senior vetsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | TurnTo23.com

    BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The Kern County District Attorney's Office said they are concerned there may be hundreds of senior military veterans who have been taken advantage of by Ally Senior Care and Senior Veterans Benefit Advocates.

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  7. Memorial DayRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Berkeley Daily Planet

    As yet another Memorial Day another fades away from our consciousness, we should demand far more accountability from our policy makers who send our young men and women to ill-defined battles waged in our name. Our elected officials have initiated and sustained these conflicts often over massive public opposition and have rarely suffered personal tragedies on the battlefield.

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  8. England's Bank Fines Are a Boon for a Happy FewRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

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  9. Arctic convoy veteran honoured for 'outstanding and heroic service'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | East Anglian Daily Times

    A 94-year-old Second World War veteran has been honoured for his involvement in a campaign to get crucial supplies to Britain's Soviet allies. Patrick Warren, a resident at The Seckford Almshouses, in Woodbridge, received the Ushakov medal for his role in Arctic convoys described by Churchill as the "worst journey in the world".

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  10. In the Loop: Veterans Affairs brings in former 'To Catch a...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Washington Post

    Veterans Affairs employees received "communication" training this week from the man who made a career catching would-be child predators. The mandatory one-hour sessions left the federal employees in D.C. scratching their heads about what Chris Hansen, the former "Dateline" NBC reporter, could teach them about handling veterans' benefits.

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  11. Stamford's Westhill HS Faculty Honors Memorial Day With FundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Stamford Daily Voice

    Westhill High School honored Memorial Day, and the men and women who have died defending this country, by raising funds for military veterans and their families. On May 21, more than 40 members of the Westhill faculty raised more than $250 for the 2015 "Jeans For Troops" fundraising drive benefiting the GI Go Fund, a nonprofit organization that helps veterans returning home find employment, go to college, access their health care and financial benefits, and link to housing.

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  12. The Left's Dumb and Dumber WarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Right Wing News

    Reports coming out of Ramadi, Iraq and Palmyra, Syria convey hundreds of dead and burned bodies littering streets and thousands of people displaced and on the run. Loss after loss, setback after setback, the White House remains resolved: The president's Islamic State [ISIS] strategy is an "overall success," said White House spokesman Josh Earnest on May 19. Lest we forget, less than a decade ago, nearly 1,300 Americans died fighting in Ramadi.

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  13. Events/concertsRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | Lakeland Times

    In association with the Smithsonian Museum on Main Street, the National Archives and the Michigan Humanities Council, the Ironwood Downtown Art Place invites everyone in the Northwoods to the closing ceremonies of The Way We Worked Exhibit on Sunday, May 31 at 3 p.m. in the Historic Ironwood Theatre. A sew-in will be held June 1-5 at 1595 Propwash Bay Road, Woodruff.

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  14. Go back to NamRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    With Memorial Day's arrival I wanted to send a letter to my Vietnam Veteran brothers. It's been 50 years since our service, but for many the memories of those days remain clear.

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  15. Car hits boy on bike in Springfield, driver arrested for OUI heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WWLP

    North Adams Police need your help finding an ATV that was stolen from a 99-year old World War II veteran.

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  16. Lake County to host Field of Honor for vets in N. ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Lake County Honor flight, the City of North Chicago and the North Chicago Fire Department will present the Lake County Field of Honor event June 5-7 at the North Chicago Veterans Memorial on the 1800 block of Sheridan Road. The Field of Honor should be up by 10 a.m. Friday until 10 a.m. Monday.

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  17. Charlie Daniels on Newsmax TV: Obama Creating 'Dangerous Time in America'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | News Max

    Doubling down on his advice to Americans to "lock and load" in defense against jihadi terrorist attacks on U.S. soil, Grammy winning rocker Charlie Daniels charges it's better to be "defensive and ready" than to wait for an unwilling president to act. In an interview with Newsmax Hard Line host Ed Berliner on Newsmax TV Friday, Daniels warned that America is "faced with a situation that is not going to go away."

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  18. 4 International Places for Veterans to RetireRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | News Max

    Overseas retirement is a consideration for many retirees due to generally lower costs of living and exciting cultural explorations. For military veterans, retiring abroad is even more advantageous.

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  19. College, Starbucks Form Partnership to Help VeteransRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CBS Local

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  20. Cuyahoga County opens a specialty court for military veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WKSU-FM Kent

    Cuyahoga County has unveiled a court especially for military veterans who commit felonies. As WKSU's Kevin Niedermier reports, the court focuses on rehabilitation rather than incarceration.

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