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Michigan family fulfills soldier son's last wish

“Take care of my guys.”

This was one promise that Army Sgt. Trevor “Blum” Blumberg asked his dad to keep in September 2003 if he never returned from his deployment in Iraq. 272 more words

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Missing marine wife becomes a horrible national story

The Marine Corps community at 29 Palms was rocked by the disappearance of 19-year-old pregnant Marine wife Erin Corwin over a month ago. Now, the story has gone national, with a… 226 more words

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First Lady "horrified" by homelessness of veterans

At a Thursday appearance speaking before the 2014 National Conference on Ending Homelessness in Washington D.C., First Lady Michelle Obama called on Americans to do more to combat homelessness among veterans of our armed forces. 171 more words

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Military suicides up again after last year's decline

The number of suicides among active-duty military increased slightly in the last year even after the previous year showed a significant decline.

“Pentagon documents show there were 161 confirmed or suspected suicides as of July 14, compared with 154 during the same time frame in 2013. 128 more words

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How this military wife got the drop on her husband

Usually, service members are the ones orchestrating a surprise for loved ones. But one wife decided to turn the tables on her husband when he came home from Afghanistan. 85 more words

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All you had was one job to do: Obama, Iraq and the Democratic Party left

It is indeed fair to blame Obama and his administration in conjunction with the Democratic Party for some, most or all of the ISIS mess in Iraq. 199 more words

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A soldier is getting justice after county officials tore down his home while he was on active duty

While Sgt. First Class Jesus Jimenez was training for a second deployment in Afghanistan, Miami-Dade County officials tore down his home — and now he’s seeking reparation for the damages. 123 more words

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