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U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki addresses the National Coalition for Homeless Veterans May 30, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

VA Whistleblower Says Officials Tried To Silence Him

A Department of Veterans Affairs employee in San Antonio who reported fraudulent scheduling practices says officials tried to stop him from speaking publicly and blamed problems on low-level scheduling clerks.

05/31/2014

Ormand Knowles (with his wife) honors one of the Wereth 11 (Credit: Doug Dunbar/CBS 11).

Return To D-Day: From Fair Fight To Atrocity

It was a short winding ride through the north side of Bastogne, to reach the former home of the 101st Airborne today. The Battle of the Bulge base of operations for the screaming eagles, and housing, that now stands frozen in time.

05/31/2014

(Credit: Doug Dunbar/CBS 11).

Return To D-Day: And So It Begins

We’re eight hours from landing in France. We’re a lifetime from the war we’re going to remember. But looking at their faces as I walk the aisle of the airplane, I know it will all soon come back.

05/30/2014

U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki addresses the National Coalition for Homeless Veterans May 30, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Obama Accepts VA Secretary’s Resignation

Veterans Affairs secretary Eric Shinseki has resigned amid troubles in the VA health care system. President Obama said he accepted the resignation with “considerable regret.”

05/30/2014

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a Memorial Day event at Arlington National Cemetery on May 26, 2014 in Arlington, Virginia. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Obama To Reduce Troops In Afghanistan

President Obama announced that the U.S. will leave 9,800 troops in Afghanistan after 2014, if the Afghan government signs a security agreement allowing their presence.

05/27/2014

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WWII Veteran Finally Receives Bronze Star

A group of veterans were honored at a Memorial Day ceremony in Arlington, including an 89-year-old World War II veteran who finally received the medal that he had earned.

05/26/2014

A man waves an American flag. (credit: Getty Images/Hector Mata/AFP)

Walkers ‘Carry The Load’ For Military Heroes

Thousands of people are walking around the Katy Trail in Dallas on Memorial Day to ‘carry the load’ for military men and women.

05/26/2014

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Supporting Troops

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05/06/2014

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Bush Holds Ride For Wounded Veterans At Texas Ranch

Former President George W. Bush says wounded U.S. military members joining him for his annual mountain bike ride “turned their circumstances into good” by displaying courage and sacrifice.

05/02/2014

Pfc. Christian J. Chandler, 20, of Trenton, Texas, died April 28 in Baraki Barak District, Logar province, Afghanistan, when enemy forces attacked his unit with small arms fire. (credit: Department of Defense)

20-Year-Old Texas Soldier Killed In Afghanistan

A 20-year-old soldier from a small town Northeast of Dallas was killed while supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

04/30/2014

Former President George W. Bush  (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

G.W. Bush’s Ride For Wounded Veterans Scheduled For May

Former President George W. Bush’s annual mountain bike ride for U.S. military members wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan will be held this year at his Crawford ranch in Central Texas.

04/17/2014

KILLEEN, TX - APRIL 04: Jenna Ryan,11, holds a flag as she participates in a flag walk in memory of those killed and injured by Iraq war veteran, Ivan Lopez, on April 4, 2014 in Killeen, Texas. Lopez killed three and wounded 16 before taking his own life on the Fort Hood Army base. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Fort Hood Service Remembers Shooting Victims

Loved ones will gather on Wednesday in Fort Hood to honor lives which were cut short. It was exactly one week ago that an Iraq War veteran unleashed a reign of terror at the Army post.

04/09/2014

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