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Nonprofit in dispute over Marine’s Medal of Honor agrees in principle to hometown display

A Pennsylvania nonprofit dedicated to educating Americans about citizenship and community service has agreed — in principle — to send a Marine hero’s Medal of Honor back to his hometown for display following a protracted fight.


VA launches new benefits appeals process, promising faster decisions

Under the old system, veterans waited an average of three to seven years to reconcile their appeals. The new one could get final decisions to veterans in as little as 125 days, VA officials vowed.


Sailor in iconic V-J Day Times Square kiss photo dies at 95

George Mendonsa was shown kissing Greta Zimmer Friedman, a dental assistant in a nurse’s uniform, on Aug. 14, 1945. It became one of the most famous photographs of the 20th century.

Remembering heroes: US aircrew's WWII sacrifice to be honored with flyover in England

UK resident Tony Foulds will soon see his wish come true: A flyover will honor the memory of the Americans who died when their stricken bomber crashed beyond a park field, saving his life when he was a boy.


W.E.B. Griffin, prolific military novelist and Army veteran, dead at age 89

W.E.B. Griffin's books sold millions of copies. His many popular series included "Badge of Honor," ''Clandestine Operations" and "Presidential Agent."


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