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Special Kind Of “Homecoming” For Injured Green Beret

They’ve been in combat. They’re often wounded and carry emotional scars. But most veterans say the scariest thing about military service is becoming a civilian again. Tuesday, a North Texas Green Beret got a little extra help with the transition.

CBS 11–05/20/2014

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Ruby Cole Session, Fierce Criminal Justice Reformer, Dies

Ruby Cole Session, who championed the cause of the wrongfully convicted in Texas after her son was sent to prison for a rape he didn’t commit, has died. She was 77.

10/13/2013

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Military Restructure, Fort Bliss & Fort Hood Each Losing 1 Brigade

Fort Bliss and Fort Hood each are losing a 4,000-soldier brigade as part of massive U.S. Army restructuring that slashes the number of active duty combat brigades by 2017.

06/25/2013