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I-Team Goes Undercover To Test Military Discount Promises

It’s not uncommon to see retail stores now-a-days, big and small, honor our active military and veterans for their service by offering them a discount.

CBS 11–02/24/2014

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Preparing War Veterans For Civilian Life

Soldiers who have been trained to lay down their lives in service to the country are often poorly prepared, experts say, to live the American dream they fight to defend.

02/20/2014

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Bush Speaks On Helping Veterans Transition

Former President George W. Bush is to speak on helping military veterans transition back into civilian life. The address is to come Wednesday at a summit in Dallas.

02/19/2014

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Home Depot Adding Nearly 2,000 North Texas Jobs

The Home Depot is gearing up for its busiest season by hiring 80,000 thousand people nationwide.

02/12/2014

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Veterans Waiting For VA Care Left In Worse Condition

Texas veterans with cancer were among those left with a higher risk of dying because of delays in routine screenings from the Veterans Health Administration.

02/03/2014

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Soldiers Enjoy Standing Ovation At Mavs Game

More than 125 military men and women – most of them wounded serving the country – were honored guests at the Dallas Maverick’s basketball game Saturday night.

12/15/2013

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Veterans Dying Waiting On Disability Benefits

The Veterans Administration says they’re working hard to fix their backlog of medical claims. But the CBS 11 I-Team has uncovered a new problem faced by veterans and their families.

CBS 11–11/22/2013

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Vandals Trash American Flags In Duncanville

Dozens of American flags were reduced to rags yesterday and others were torn down in Duncanville.

11/17/2013

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Goodwill Program Says ‘Thank You’ To Forgotten Veterans

Goodwill held a special program Thursday to say thank you to some forgotten veterans. They are men and women who came home carrying emotional scars from service and found themselves homeless.

CBS 11–11/14/2013

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Local Collectors Help Keep Veterans’ Memories Alive

As the years pass there are fewer and fewer World War II veterans left to tell their stories. But some dedicated collectors are using weapons of war as a window into the past, to keep the veterans’ memories alive.

CBS 11–11/11/2013

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Dallas Honors Heroes In Veterans Day Parade

One of the biggest Veterans Day parades in North Texas takes place in Dallas each year. Retired U.S. Air Force Colonel Charles DeBellevue is one of the grand marshals in the parade.

11/11/2013

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DFW Restaurants Offer Specials For Veterans

Some North Texas restaurants have cooked up a tasty way to honor the military this Veterans Day.

CBS 11–11/08/2013

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