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"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,

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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,, Memorial Day

VA scandal marks 27th Rolling Thunder event

Amid a scandal now rocking the VA, Rolling Thunder veterans are rolling into town for Memorial Day.

Saturday - 05/24/2014, 02:19am EDT

Tags: Rolling Thunder,

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Homefront IPA beer sales support military veterans

Sales from a beer with local connections will help military veterans and their families.

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 04:13pm EDT

Tags: Homefront IPA, Center of the Universe Brewing Co., Operation Homefront,

WWII vets make Western Md. their base for D.C. visit

Tuesday - 05/20/2014, 06:49am EDT

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Invisible wounds: Couple struggles with scars of war

Not all wounds are visible. A local couple opens up about the physical and mental effects of war.

Wednesday - 05/14/2014, 08:54am EDT

Tags: darci marchese, war, ptsd,

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Md. man writes song dedicated to his service dog-in-training

A local man penned a song for the dogs and it's helping veterans in need.

Saturday - 05/10/2014, 08:03am EDT

Tags: Ellicott City, Md., Hero Dogs,

Chair of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee weighs in on VA hospital deaths

Dozens of U.S. veterans have died while waiting for care at veterans hospitals around the country, according to a CNN report, and the chair of the House Veterans' Affairs Committee says the department's head should be held accountable if the reports are verified.

Tuesday - 05/06/2014, 10:27am EDT

Tags: Jeff Miller, Phoenix VA, VA hospitals, Veteran affairs, Department of Veterans Affairs, of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric K. Shinseki, Eric K. Shinseki, CNN

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4th Md. prison training veteran service dogs

The medium-security Maryland Correctional Training Center near Hagerstown is becoming the fourth state prison where inmates who served in the military help train service dogs for disabled veterans.

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 07:17am EDT

Tags: service dogs, maryland prison

Many Iraq, Afghanistan veterans' battle scars hidden

Most of the wounded veterans from those wars were not hurt during combat. Their injuries can also be quite serious, even if they don't receive the same attention as the more visible wounds from guns, grenades and roadside bombs.

Thursday - 04/10/2014, 05:31am EDT

Tags: Rajiv Chandrasekaran, wounded veterans,

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