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  1. Senate panel approves Veterans Affairs nomineeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WJYI-AM Milwaukee

    Bob McDonald, President Barack Obama's choice to run the Veterans Affairs Department, looked set for an easy Senate confirmation after the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee unanimously approved his nomination on Wednesday.

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  2. Internal poll shows possible danger in bid for open Penn. seatRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Hill

    Internal polling from Democratic House candidate Manan Trivedi has lost ground against Republican Ryan Costello in the battle for Pennsylvania's open 6th district, but has room to grow once the campaigns go on offense.

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  3. Braley takes heat for missing VA hearingsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Hill

    Rep. Bruce Braley is under fire for missing a number of hearings of the committee that oversees the Veterans Administration.

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  4. Senate panel backs McDonald for VA secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    Veterans Affairs Secretary nominee Robert McDonald of Ohio flanked by Sens. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, left, and Rob Portman, R-Ohio, right, listen during a Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee hearings to examine his nomination to be Secretary of Veterans Affairs on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

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  5. Pfc. performs on 'America's Got Talent' tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Army Times

    Pfc. Paul Ieti, with A Company, 603rd Aviation Support Battalion, 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade, poses with fans at Hunter Army Airfield, Georgia.

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  6. Sen. Harkin: Recruit the disabled for non-combat jobsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Army Times

    While veterans' groups are pushing the Senate to expand protections for disabled troops when they travel abroad, lawmakers in the chamber are considering expanding military jobs to disabled individuals at home.

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  7. Arizona putting together veterans command centerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | American Legion Magazine

    James Moore, a Vietnam War veteran, gets back massage while he waits for his counseling at The American Legion's Veterans Crisis Command Center on June 10, 2014, at American Legion Post 1 in Phoenix.

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  8. The Michaels Organization Educational Foundation Awards Record Number...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PRWeb

    A brother and sister whose parents fled the Afghan civil war in 1992, a disabled Vietnam Veteran, and an honor student athlete whose career ambition is to be a doctor in the U.S. Army are among 184 residents who have been awarded scholarships from The Michaels Organization Educational Foundation .

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  9. Investigation: $3 million Helmand food storage facility never usedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Marine Corps Times

    The independent agency responsible for oversight of U.S. aid projects in Afghanistan has located another potential boondoggle: a $3 million food storage facility in a violent district of Helmand province that has sat unused and unmaintained since it was completed 14 months ago.

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  10. War vets felt hassled by Marine Atlantic over service dogRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    A group of war veterans travelling on Marine Atlantic said they were poorly treated on the ferry because they had a service dog.

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  11. Networks Continue to Provide Minimal Coverage of VA ScandalRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NewsBusters.org

    On Tuesday, July 22, Robert McDonald, President Obama's nominee to take over as Secretary for the embattled Department of Veterans Affairs, appeared before the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs, yet his testimony received a minuscule 24 seconds on ABC, CBS, and NBC.

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  12. Veteran Dies Like A Dog In VA Parking Lot; Family Charges Cover-upRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    HEART VETERAN DIES LIKE A DOG IN VA PARKING LOT AS SON BEGS VA FOR HELP; FAMILY CHARGES VA WITH MALPRACTICE, RECORD MANIPULATION & DESTRUCTION AND FLAT-OUT COVER-UP 1) Veteran Lawrence Sinnin died of complications of heart disease after the James Lovell Federal Health Care Facility refused appropriate and timely emergency-room care by denying him ... (more)

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  13. Robert McDonald sails through VA committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Robert McDonald arrives at his hearing at the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee on Tuesday, which approved him unanimously the next day.

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  14. Deported: A View from the 'Other' SideRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sojourners

    I was recently sitting in a Tijuana shelter that houses men for 12 days after they have been deported from the United States.

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  15. Marine Veterans Launch Kickstarter Project to Retake FallujahRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Free Republic

    A pair of former Marines have launched a Kickstarter project to raise enough money for them to travel back to Iraq and retake the city of Fallujah in time for the ten-year anniversary of the battle.

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  16. Susan D'Ottavio; Endurance race; Wareen rule; BEN Column, July 23, update 2Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | NJ.com

    The column that says we exhaust all grant possibilities to get the bleachers we want at Bridgeton Midget Football because the volunteers over the years deserve it for al the hand work they've done and the money they've raised, and we really don't care who scoffs at the idea because they have no idea of what they're talking about because they ... (more)

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  17. 4 Military Veterans Sworn In As Bergen County Police RecruitsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Four military veterans were sworn in as Bergen County police recruits Tuesday night in Mahwah at the Bergen County Police Headquarters.

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  18. NY Psychiatrists Teach Breath~Body~Mind Techniques for Stress Reduction on Internet Broadcast Aug 16Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PR Log

    Drs. Richard P. Brown and Patricia Gerbarg offer healthcare practitioners and the public an opportunity to learn how to balance the stress response system, release tension, recover from trauma, and quiet the mind with practices based on research PRLog - Jul. 23, 2014 - ALBANY, N.Y. -- Richard P. Brown, MD, and Patricia Gerbarg, MD, award-winning ... (more)

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  19. Good Samaritans fix a wheelchair on the spotRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Employees at a Lowe's home improvement store work on the wheelchair of Michael Sulsona, who sits watching nearby.

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  20. Helping Veterans Heal, Part 2Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The fight over the Veterans Affairs scandal has moved from hospital waiting rooms to Washington, D.C. Lawmakers are scrambling to come up with an agreement on a massive bill to pay for improved care in light of a scathing report that uncovered falsified wait times.

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