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Veteran flight attendant: I will not work flights with migrant children separated from their families

Veteran flight attendant: I will not work flights with migrant children separated from their familiesA Dallas-based flight attendant, claiming to have flown recent flights with



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Veteran Justice Department Lawyer Resigns, With Obamacare Lawsuit Possibly A Factor

Veteran Justice Department Lawyer Resigns, With Obamacare Lawsuit Possibly A FactorA highly respected career lawyer at the Justice Department has decided to



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WW II veteran to graduate 68 years after leaving college

WW II veteran to graduate 68 years after leaving collegeTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Like so many American soldiers returning home from World War II, Bob Barger started working a new job and going to college. Once he settled into his career and raising a family, finishing school was no longer a priority.



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National Guard Veteran: Deploying troops to border is a ‘waste’

National Guard Veteran: Deploying troops to border is a ‘waste’Mary Jennings Hegar, a U.S. Air Force and Air National Guard combat veteran, said the National Guard should be used as the last option in “critical situations.” She said President Trump’s decision to activate troops does not meet this metric.



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Deported Army veteran wins fight for US citizenship

Deported Army veteran wins fight for US citizenshipSAN DIEGO (AP) — A deported U.S. Army veteran has been granted U.S. citizenship, a move made possible by California Gov. Jerry Brown's pardon of a criminal offense last year.



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Gunman in deadly California siege was decorated veteran treated for PTSD

Gunman in deadly California siege was decorated veteran treated for PTSDBy Scott Bransford YOUNTVILLE, Calif. (Reuters) – Details emerged on Saturday about a decorated former U.S. serviceman who took three women hostage at a California veterans home where he had undergone treatment for PTSD, in a standoff that ended when police found him and his captives dead. The Veterans Home of California in Yountville, the largest such facility in the United States, was the scene on Friday of the latest mass shooting to rock a country still shocked by the slaughter last month of 17 people at a Florida high school. Officials named the gunman as Albert Wong, 36, of Sacramento, and said he had served with the U.S. Army on active duty from May 2010 to August 2013 and spent a year in Afghanistan.



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California gunman in veteran center killings was ex-patient

California gunman in veteran center killings was ex-patientThree workers for a program that treats veterans for post-traumatic stress disorder were found dead Friday along with the suspect who took them hostage at the largest veterans home in the U.S., officials said.



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Man Who Killed 3 at Veterans Home Before Killing Himself Was Decorated Veteran

Man Who Killed 3 at Veterans Home Before Killing Himself Was Decorated VeteranHe was previously kicked out of the program at the home.



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California gunman in veteran center killings was ex-patient

California gunman in veteran center killings was ex-patientYOUNTVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Three women who devoted their lives to helping traumatized veterans were killed by a patient who had been kicked out of their Northern California treatment program, authorities and a relative of a victim said.



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