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A Different Kind Of Healing for Vets (Video)

Two wounded veterans of the Iraq War started a weekly dinner five years ago for fellow veterans who lost limbs in the war. Every...

Britain’s Oldest Man at 112 Years Has Great Memory (Video)

Britain's oldest man, thought to be one of three surviving UK World War I veterans, is celebrating his 112th birthday. He has a great...
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WWII Vets Finally Get to See the Memorial Built in Their Honor

They last donned uniforms nearly 70 years ago, but thanks to volunteers and donations to the Honor Flight network, World War II veterans finally...
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Casino Mogul Hosts Wounded Soldiers in Vegas

40 wounded soldiers from veterans hospitals in Washington flew in a private jet to Las Vegas over the weekend for an all-expenses-paid getaway, thanks...
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Amputee Vets Get to Race BMWs for Fun (Video)

Giving injured Marines the chance to drive, and drive really fast is the goal of the Semper Fi Fund which is helping to...
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Volvo Unveils Sixth Annual Hometown Hero Award Winners

Volvo yesterday announced the top three winning heroes in the 6th Annual Volvo for life Awards: After a tragic farm accident involving her son,...

Homeless Memorial Service Encourages Hope

"Believing it’s important to bring awareness to the homeless plight, especially the homeless veterans, the Luzerne County Homeless Coalition held its second annual Homeless...

Visiting Battlefields and WWII Memorial Brings Closure to Elderly Vets

The Greatest Generations Foundation, established in 2004, has so far helped more than 100 World War II veterans return to Europe to battle sites...

World War II Heros Meet for Last Time (Video)

America's 1.8 million World War II veterans, now in their 80's and 90's, are dying at the rate of 1,500 a day, but 150,000...

Wiccans Win a Place in U.S. Military

The Bush administration will allow Wiccans to choose the pentacle, the symbol of their faith, for inscription on government-issued memorial markers for deceased veterans,...
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House Passes Plan to Negotiate for Lower Drug Prices

The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday passed a bill that would allow the federal government to negotiate with pharmaceutical companies in order to...
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9-11 Special: Healing the Soldiers’ Wounds

Thousands of U.S. veterans have returned from Iraq and Afghanistan maimed and disfigured, their lives forever changed. The National Theatre Workshop of the Handicapped...
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Retirees Win 100K for Creating Lasting Change

The Purpose Prize honors "what may be a new trend -- retirees taking on some of the country's biggest social problems." The five winners of...
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Homeless Alcoholics Receive a Permanent Place to Live, and Drink

This is a fascinating story about Seattle's solution for the homeless -- and hopeless -- drunks living on the streets: House them. Care for...

Christianity Today Stands Behind Wiccan Widow

This article appeared in June 5 issue of Christianity Today Stand Up, Stand Up for Wicca A war widow rightly wonders: Whose freedom...
Betty Tisdale, Seattle, WA, is Angel to the Orphans of Vietnam

A Special Group of Soldiers, Vietnamese Orphans and Their American Angel

Betty Tisdale has a special spot in her heart for veterans, especially Vietnam vets. She read a book that changed her life by renowned...
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Maximum-Security Prisoners Knit for Needy Children

In New York's maximum-security prison in Auburn, inmates from the prison chapter of Vietnam Veterans of America spent their free time making Christmas gifts...