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October 10, 2017 - 7:35 am
Members of the Navajo Code Talkers Association salute during the Presentation of Colors during day one of the Democratic National Convention (DNC) at the Pepsi Center August 25, 2008 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — The Latest on the death of a...
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October 09, 2017 - 6:15 pm
LAS VEGAS — The body of a 28-year-old military veteran from California and Colorado who was killed in the worst mass shooting in modern American history is on its way home from Las Vegas. A white hearse led by a procession of motorcycles bore the casket of Christopher Roybal to McCarran...
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October 09, 2017 - 2:15 pm
US soldiers from the 10th Mountain Division, with their M-4 Carbine Rifles, relax alongside the Maxxpro Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles prior to going on an operation at the Forward Operating Base Ghazni on May 24, 2013. (DIBYANGSHU SARKAR/AFP/Getty Images) WORCESTER, Mass.— A man charged...
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October 09, 2017 - 9:52 am
This undated picture released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) via KNS on March 7, 2017 shows the launch of four ballistic missiles by the Korean People's Army (KPA) during a military drill at an undisclosed location in North Korea. (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)...
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October 06, 2017 - 3:47 pm
Video of dwzsWpvaFog By Matt Saintsing UPDATE: After this story was published, Gina Elise from Pin-ups for Vets informed Connecting Vets Friday evening that their trip is back on to visit the Sioux Falls VA hospital. As previously reported: Pin-ups for Vets has been bringing smiles to the faces of...
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October 06, 2017 - 3:00 pm
WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 5: U.S. President Donald Trump (C), White House chief of staff John Kelly (R) and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis attend a briefing with senior military leaders in the Cabinet Room of the White House October 5, 2017 in Washington, D.C. Mattis said this week that the U.S. and...
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October 06, 2017 - 2:10 pm
FT. BRAGG, NC - DECEMBER 22: Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl (2nd R) of Hailey, Idaho, leaves a military courthouse with his attorney Lt. Col. Franklin Rosenblatt (L) on December 22, 2015 in Ft. Bragg, North Carolina. Bergdahl was arraigned on charges of desertion and endangering troops stemming from his...
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October 06, 2017 - 1:18 pm
By Eric Dehm A new chapter has been added to the continuing saga of Army 2nd Lt. Spenser Rapone. When his social media posts grabbed the public's attention, it was assumed that this was the first the military knew about their soldier breaking the rules, and even violating the UCMJ. As it turns out...
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October 05, 2017 - 5:04 pm
The National Day of Honor for American Veterans Disabled for Life commemoration at the American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial in Washington, DC (Courtesy/ Jonathan Kaupanger) By Matt Saintsing There are more than 4.2 million disabled American veterans. Despite the fact that they have left...
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