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Disabled vets get their own memorial in D.C.

Newest memorial pays tribute to American Veterans Disabled for Life.

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 08:43am EDT

Tags: Jamie Forzato, veterans, Disabled Veterans for Life Memorial

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Memorial honors post 9/11 veterans

On Sunday, veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars had a unique memorial dedicated to them: a "Living Wall of Honor" for post 9/11 veterans.

Sunday - 08/10/2014, 10:50pm EDT

Tags: memorial, veterans, kathy stewart

New stamps honor Korean War veterans

The harrowing acts of service members more than a half-century ago have been immortalized on forever stamps that will take their legacy around the nation.

Saturday - 07/26/2014, 07:53am EDT

Tags: forever stamps, korean war, veterans, Andrew Mollenbeck

Va. lawmakers seek to build nursing homes for vets

House Republicans want to use money that had been slated to build a new office building for General Assembly members to build two new nursing homes that would serve the state's veterans.

Monday - 07/21/2014, 12:31pm EDT

Tags: veterans, Virginia General Assembly, Capitol Square

On pace: Ending veteran homelessness in D.C.

Alan Banks is an Air Force veteran who experienced homelessness for 6 years. Now, he's working with others to end veteran homelessness by 2015.

Tuesday - 07/01/2014, 06:37am EDT

Tags: veterans, homelessness, Miriams Kitchen, Friendship Place, Veterans NOW, Rachel Nania

"Fake" Fleet ushers in allied forces for D-Day

There was a phantom fleet used to confuse the Nazis ahead of the D-Day invasion.

Saturday - 06/07/2014, 03:35am EDT

Tags: Normandy, D-Day, Germans, veterans

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Memorial Day is time to focus on those who have sacrificed

"It's a day that we need to forget the barbecue grill sales at the local department store and focus on how we can help veterans," says Ruth Stonesifer, a past president of American Gold Star Mothers.

Saturday - 05/24/2014, 11:44pm EDT

Tags: Jessica Greenberg,, veterans, Memorial Day

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