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Judge Puts Action On Hold In Midland Veterans Parade Crash Trial

A West Texas judge has postponed further action in the trial of a lawsuit arising from a collision between a freight train and a veterans’ parade float that killed four vets.

02/02/2015

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Judge To Rule On Motion To End Midland Veterans Parade Crash Trial

A Midland judge says he will rule next week on a motion from Union Pacific Railroad to end the civil trial involving people who were hurt or whose family members died when a freight train struck a veterans parade float.

01/30/2015

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26 Settle Suit In 2012 Texas Veterans Parade Crash That Killed 4

Twenty-six people who were hurt or had family members killed when a freight train struck a veterans parade float in Midland two years ago have settled their lawsuit against Union Pacific Railroad

01/16/2015

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Bacteria That Causes Legionnaires Disease Found in North Texas VA

Water faucets in two North Texas VA Health Care facilities tested positive for the bacteria that causes legionnaires disease.

12/03/2014

Spc. Javier Mendoza works under the hood of a 2014 GM vehicle at the Raytheon and GM training center at Fort Hood, Texas. Mendoza, a newly GM-certified automotive technician, hopes to find work at a GM dealership in his hometown, Houston, Texas. Photo by Pat McKenna/Raytheon

From Trenches To Wrenches: Training Soldiers For Civilian Success

Raytheon Professional Services provided this first-of-its-kind training at Fort Hood, teaching the same curriculum that every dealership’s GM-certified automotive technician receives.

11/24/2014

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Disabled American Veterans Organization Giving Back To Those Who Serve Our Country

Through the Disabled American Veterans organization, veterans can find programs for financial, physical and emotional needs.

11/24/2014

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Conversations With Veterans: The Struggle Post Military Life

Female vets, who currently number close to two million, may have it even tougher than their male counterparts. One such veteran is Donna, a Denver-based, single mom, whose struggles lasted far longer than her deployment.

11/24/2014

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Conversations With Veterans: Nick Lopez’ Success Post Military Life

Technically savvy and patriotic, Nick Lopez always knew he wanted to use his talent to serve his country.

11/17/2014

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Supporting Our Military On Campus

Under the GI Bill, veterans are provided with financial support for education, making college a viable dream.

11/17/2014

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Veteran Offers Help For Military Couples

When one partner accomodates the other’s preferred method of coping, a marriage is in better shape. And that social support could be the key to saving lives.

11/13/2014

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North Texans Honor Wounded Warriors For Their Sacrifice

North Texans paused to pray and to honor the men and women who gave military service in defense of America.

11/11/2014

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Eight Soldier Portraits Added To Collin County Courthouse’s Tribute

During a special session of the Collin County Commissioners Court Monday, donations of 8 new portraits of U.S. Servicemen who died in battle were accepted.

11/10/2014

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