Veterans

USTA, Wounded Warrior Project host first family-focused adaptive tennis clinic

USTA, Wounded Warrior Project host first family-focused adaptive tennis clinic

1 hour ago   |   WESH

15 injured veterans and their families from across the nation gathered at the family-focused adaptive sports three-day clinic.
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Attorney: Lawsuit planned over VA hospital death in WVa

1 hour ago   |   Star Tribune

An attorney representing the family of a patient who died at a Veterans Affairs hospital in West Virginia says he plans to sue over what he believes is the man's suspicious...
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Sons of Confederate Veterans can't appeal statues' removal

2 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

The Tennessee Supreme Court will not consider an appeal related to Memphis' removal of statues of Confederate leaders Nathan Bedford Forrest and Jefferson Davis from two parks.
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It took me 96 hours to ride an Amtrak train from coast to coast. I'd do it again in a heartbeat

It took me 96 hours to ride an Amtrak train from coast to coast. I'd do it again in a heartbeat

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Amtrak is easily the slowest way to travel from coast to coast, but I did it anyway. The journey was delayed by more than 24 hours thanks to a missed connection in...
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This Freshman Congresswoman Wants to Restore U.S. Funding to U.N. Reproductive-Health Agency

3 hours ago   |   Time

When Pennsylvania Rep. Chrissy Houlahan first came to Washington, D.C. nine months ago, the Air Force veteran knew she wanted to carve out a policy niche in promoting women's...
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Joe Lauzon committed to not let Jonathan Pearce make a name off him at UFC Boston

Joe Lauzon committed to not let Jonathan Pearce make a name off him at UFC Boston

3 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

BOSTON - Joe Lauzon knows he's got a big experience advantage going into Friday night. He takes on Jonathan Pearce at UFC on ESPN 6 in Boston, and he's not about to become a...
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Mayor de Blasio commits to joining veteran suicide prevention program after Rep. Max Rose rips him as ‘MIA' on the issue

4 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

Hizzoner apparently just needed a little push. Mayor de Blasio recently committed to have the city join a federal veteran suicide prevention program after Rep. Max Rose slammed...
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A Post-9/11 Veteran as President? Pete Buttigieg Makes His Case

6 hours ago   |   NY Times

On the debate stage Tuesday night, he didn't brag about his military service, but he did outflank his rivals.
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New Jersey Devils assistant GM Tom Fitzgerald joins John Hynes' coaching staff

New Jersey Devils assistant GM Tom Fitzgerald joins John Hynes' coaching staff

6 hours ago   |   Sporting News

A veteran of 1,097 regular-season NHL games, Fitzgerald has experience juggling multiple roles in his post-playing career.
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‘Let me out!' Man gives family last laugh at funeral, surprises them with recording from grave

7 hours ago   |   WGN TV

DUBLIN - An Irish military veteran wanted to make his family laugh, not cry at his funeral. And loved ones were shocked to hear the voice of Shay Bradley calling out from his...
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House Measure Condemns Trump's Syria Withdrawal

House Measure Condemns Trump's Syria Withdrawal

Democrats and Republicans banded together Wednesday and approved a nonbinding resolution by 354-60 vote. Read more ...

General Motors, United Auto Workers reach tentative deal to end 31-day strike

General Motors, United Auto Workers reach tentative deal to end 31-day strike

General Motors and the United Auto Workers on Wednesday reached a tentative settlement to end a strike that has dragged on for 31 days, Read more ...

GM and the UAW have a tentative contract to end what has been its longest...

GM and the UAW have a tentative contract to end what has been its longest strike in decades

The United Auto Workers and General Motors have reached a tentative agreement for a new, four-year contract. GM's nearly 50,000 hourly workers have been on strike for almost... Read more ...

Another man is arrested in probe of Giuliani associates

Another man is arrested in probe of Giuliani associates

NEW YORK - A Florida man wanted in a campaign finance case involving associates of Rudy Giuliani is in federal custody after flying Wednesday to Kennedy Airport in New York... Read more ...

'Wheel of Fortune' contestant uses his intro to say he's trapped in a...

'Wheel of Fortune' contestant uses his intro to say he's trapped in a loveless marriage

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'Our family is devastated': 2 teens dead after fiery crash sends SUV...

'Our family is devastated': 2 teens dead after fiery crash sends SUV tumbling from overpass

The 15-year-old girl and 17-year-old boy were both killed when a collision sent their SUV plunging 50 feet off a New York overpass onto train tracks below. Read more ...

ALCS Game 4 postponed for rain, Yanks-Astros resume Thursday

ALCS Game 4 postponed for rain, Yanks-Astros resume Thursday

NEW YORK - Game 4 of the AL Championship Series scheduled for Wednesday night has been postponed because of rain in the forecast. Read more ...

‘Don't be a fool!' Trump warns Erdogan against Syria invasion in leaked letter

‘Don't be a fool!' Trump warns Erdogan against Syria invasion in leaked letter

US President Donald Trump urged Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to make a deal with the Syrian Kurds in a letter, warning history will condemn him as “the devil” and the... Read more ...

Whoa! Cruise ship makes tight squeeze through canal

Whoa! Cruise ship makes tight squeeze through canal

A cruise ship in Greece made a really tight fit! Read more ...

California earthquake alerts to become available statewide

California earthquake alerts to become available statewide

Earthquake early warning alerts will become publicly available throughout California this week, the Governor's Office of Emergency Services said Wednesday. Read more ...