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Jonathan Kaupanger
June 06, 2018 - 10:08 am
A National Guard soldier from Fort Pickett in Virginia stole a vehicle and took off on what should have been a high speed chase. Only he took an armored vehicle with a top speed of 40 miles per hour. The chase started around 8:00 p.m. and finished at about 9:40 p.m. when the driver stopped the...
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Jake Hughes
June 06, 2018 - 9:47 am
It’s been called one of the worst war crimes in the War on Terror. On March 11th, 2012, Army SGT Robert Bales got drunk on Camp Belambay in Afghanistan. He then left post, went to a nearby village, and shot and killed 16 Afghani men, women, and children, before burning their bodies. A special court...
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ASSOCIATED PRESS
June 06, 2018 - 9:14 am
BY LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior U.S. military commander is endorsing the decision to spare Army Pvt. Bowe Bergdahl prison time for abandoning his post in Afghanistan, endangering military comrades who participated in the lengthy search for him. Army Gen. Robert...
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Kaylah Jackson
June 05, 2018 - 2:35 pm
His dad, who serves in the Army had been on overseas Kosovo since January.
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Dreamstime
Jonathan Kaupanger
June 05, 2018 - 2:17 pm
Veterans are still waiting months for a VA appointment. A new GAO report details why and how VA should fix the problems.
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Matt Saintsing
June 05, 2018 - 2:08 pm
Georgia is home to 13 military installations, more than 690,000 veterans, and 4,000 medical marijuana card holders. And last month, the Governor signed a new bill into law that expands the state’s evolving medical marijuana program to include post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and intractable...
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Jake Hughes
June 05, 2018 - 12:46 pm
A recent study showed that playing Tetris can reduce chances of developing PTSD.
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Kaylah Jackson
June 05, 2018 - 9:43 am
He kept his promised and after work, helped a veteran bury his beloved German Shepherd.
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Kaylah Jackson
June 04, 2018 - 12:24 pm
And it's not just a veteran problem, either.
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Jake Hughes
June 04, 2018 - 12:12 pm
"MBA in a box" helps vets climb the corporate ladder.
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