Texas Veterans Ask Governor To Support Legalizing MarijuanaSome Texas veterans dealing with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) are asking Governor Greg Abbott to support their effort to legalize medicinal marijuana.
Restored Medals For North Texas Korean War Vet & Vietnam War POWTwo North Texas military veterans were presented with restored medals and a Presidential Proclamation in honor of their service in the Korean and Vietnam Wars today in Fort Worth.
New Report Looks At Military Veterans, PTSD & Capital PunishmentA day before Veterans Day, a new report suggests military veterans on death row haven't received enough consideration for mental illnesses as a result of their combat experiences.
Hundreds Participating In Nat'l Veterans Wheelchair Games In DallasDallas is and has been hosting the 35th Annual National Veterans Wheelchair Games all week. There are more than 600 people competing – 100 of them participating for the first time.
TX Supreme Court Judge Issues Challenge To LawmakersTexas Supreme Court Chief Justice asks lawmakers to approve legal funding for military veterans and says laws making it a criminal offense to skip school are not working.
North Texas Veteran & Her Family Threatened With HomelessnessA Collin County veteran was recently faced with a countdown no one should ever have to experience. The Army veteran, living in Allen with three children, had only 24 hours to avoid becoming homeless.
Trailer & Tools Stolen From Business Owner Who Employs VetsA veteran of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars now helps other vets get jobs in the construction field. But that task is now a lot harder; after he says someone stole the trailer he had filled with thousands of dollars in tools.
Iraq & Afghanistan War Veteran: Don't Take New Terror Threat LightlyScott LaMarca of Plano knows first hand about the war against terror. He was a non-commissioned officer who looked for roadside explosive devices. Now LaMarca is advising Americans not to take the new terror threat lightly.
North Texas Doctor Searching For More Efficient PTSD Treatment The arrest of a Texas soldier for scaling the White House fence over the weekend has reignited the national conversation on the mental health of the nation’s returning veterans.
NFL Player's New Passion -- Working Out Wounded WarriorsWhen David Vobora, Mr. Irrelevant 2008, left the NFL he found that what he truly enjoyed doing is training others to be their best. Now there are a number of wounded veterans taking advantage of his modified training.
Organization Helps Replace What Army Vet Lost On The BattlefieldThis Patriot’s Day is one a North Texas Iraq war veteran will never forget. Failed by the VA, he just got back something that his service to his country stole.
Review: Veterans Affairs A Struggling Agency Beset With Ills A review ordered by President Barack Obama portrays the Department of Veterans Affairs as a struggling agency battling a corrosive culture of distrust, lacking in resources and ill-prepared to deal with an influx of new and older veterans.
Veterans Neglected By Guardians Paid To Protect Their MoneyThe VA System in crisis, facing a backlog of thousands of veterans in need of health care. Now, new details are being uncovered by the CBS 11 I-Team about another issue of systematic neglect -- this time affecting the bank accounts of aging veterans.
North Texas D-Day Heroes Honored Before ThousandsNorth Texas D-Day heroes were honored in a ceremony that brought together two sitting presidents, and more than 10,000 people.
A 10- Day Journey For North Texas D-Day HeroesA group of North Texas D-Day heroes arrived home Monday afternoon at DFW Airport. The amazing men spent the last 10 days reliving a journey they took 70 years ago. During the CBS 11 News journey with them last week, there were smiles, tears, and moments were there were simply no words.