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Julia LeDoux
September 15, 2020 - 12:40 pm
A military working dog and his Marine Corps veteran handler were reunited by American Humane on the 19th anniversary of the September 11 attacks. Read more on RADIO.COM.
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Julia LeDoux
September 14, 2020 - 12:13 pm
America’s oldest known living World War II veteran turned 111 years old on Sept. 12. Lawrence Brooks served as a support worker in the predominantly Black American 91st Engineer Battalion and reached the rank of private first class.
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Julia LeDoux
September 01, 2020 - 1:59 pm
Three family members living in Florida will be sentenced later this year for their roles in a scheme that defrauded the Department of Veterans Affairs out of hundreds of thousands of dollars.
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Abbie Bennett
August 10, 2020 - 12:57 pm
Nearly 80% of Department of Veterans Affairs employees believe racism is a serious, pervasive problem at the nation’s second-largest federal agency, according to a new union survey.
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Julia LeDoux
August 10, 2020 - 12:21 pm
The VA has partnered with the Elizabeth Dole Foundation to launch a new program giving family caregivers access to no-cost, short-term aid to help those caring for wounded, ill or injured veterans or service members in their homes during COVID-19.
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Elizabeth Howe
June 26, 2020 - 1:37 pm
In response to a recent spike in Army COVID-19 cases, Army leadership advised “vigilance” and “discipline.” At the moment, the Army’s COVID-19 curve is far from flattened.
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Elizabeth Howe
June 22, 2020 - 5:04 pm
Training at Fort Benning in Georgia continues despite a COVID-19 outbreak that infected nearly a quarter of the recruits in two of its training battalions at the beginning of June.
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Abbie Bennett
June 18, 2020 - 3:24 pm
In the two years the United States fought in WWI, more than 116,500 service members died. The COVID-19 pandemic has now claimed nearly 118,000.
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Photo credit Honor Flight Network
Julia LeDoux
June 13, 2020 - 10:16 am
The Honor Flight Network announced on Friday that it will extend its mandatory suspension of all trips through 2020 due to continued uncertainty around COVID-19.
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RADIO.COM Staff
June 12, 2020 - 12:50 pm
US Marine veteran Todd Winn pens an open letter after protesting police brutality by standing until his shoes melted. Winn wore a mask that said “I Can’t Breathe.”
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