Long overdue, the Veterans Memorial Hall in Susanville will have a new roof.Due to the aging rooftop, the interior of the building sustained unsightly water damage to the walls and even created puddles that stage performers had to wade across during shows. During Best... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Afghanistan War veteran Jason Kander says he was a few months into therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder when he realized, for the first time, that recovery is not only possible, but common."My therapist had to explain to me that it is normal... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Seventy-nine years ago, on June 6, 1944, more than 156,000 Allied troops invaded Normandy, France, on D-Day."It was one of the most momentous events of the last century," April Cheek-Messier, president and CEO of the National D-Day Memorial Foundation, told ABC News.... Read More.
Local Veteran, who wished to remain anonymous, shares image of his 2-year-old daughter holding a picture of her Uncle as he leaves for Vietnam in July of 1968, at the age of 23.The brothers joined the armed forces prior to the draft, both serving... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The already fierce debate over the debt ceiling turned more contentious this week as Republicans and Democrats feud over the politically explosive issue of veterans' health care and other benefits.Democrats can be expected to hit their claims hard when the Senate Budget... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- It was a pivotal day in world history as the United States, and several allies, invaded Iraq under the suspicion that then-President Saddam Hussein was amassing weapons of mass destruction.The March 20, 2003, invasion led to an eight-year conflict with over 4,400... Read More.
Nonprofit Organization Fort Sage Resource Center, which feeds veterans and over 400 other community members in the Doyle and Herlong area, is asking the County Board of Supervisors to help lift restrictions off a property deed or face closure.Once owned by the Honey Lake... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- ABC News National Correspondent Stephanie Ramos says she "never thought" the military would be in her future while growing up. But soon after the 9/11 terror attacks, Ramos joined the Army Reserve. Five years later, she was deployed to Baghdad, Iraq, and... Read More.