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Soldier Gets Life Without Parole For Killing Four Service Members, Including Md. Man

An Army sergeant was sentenced Thursday to life in prison without parole for the 2009 killings of five fellow service members at a combat stress clinic in Iraq.

05/17/2013

Christopher Toey

Purple Heart Recipient Named Maryland State Trooper Of The Year

He earned a Purple Heart fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan. Now, he’s on the road helping the citizens of Maryland. Meet the Maryland State Trooper of the Year.

04/23/2013

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Body Found In D.C. River Identified As Iraq Veteran From Md.

A body found in the Anacostia River has been identified as an Iraq war veteran from Prince George’s County.

04/03/2013

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Army GI Says He Leaked Secrets To Spark War Debate

After almost three years in custody, the Army private accused in the biggest leak of classified material in U.S. history said he did it because he wanted the public to know how the American military was fighting wars in Iraq and Afghanistan with little regard for human life.

03/01/2013

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Soldier Who Lost 4 Limbs Has Double-Arm Transplant At Hopkins

The first soldier to survive after losing all four limbs in the Iraq war has received a double-arm transplant.

01/28/2013

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StoryCorps To Collect U.S. Veterans’ Oral Histories

The oral history group StoryCorps has begun recording stories of U.S. troops returning home from Iraq and Afghanistan for a yearlong initiative to be broadcast on NPR.

12/06/2012

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Opinion: Our Veterans Should Not Be At Risk In Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

When the deal is being made to change the tax rates and cut the deficit we must remember to keep our commitment to our veterans.

11/12/2012

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Opinion: A Mad, Personal-Attacking, Interrupting Obama Loses Third Presidential Debate

Romney won this debate in more ways than one – most impressively due to his dignified style.

10/23/2012

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Army Veteran Guilty Of Trying To Kill Girlfriend

A U.S. Army veteran who served in Iraq has pleaded guilty to attempted murder in the beating of his girlfriend.

09/28/2012

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Fundraiser To Honor Soldier Injured In Iraq With New Home For His Family Of 7

There are estimates that over 36,000 U.S. soldiers were seriously injured in Iraq and Afghanistan. And now, the owner of a popular Annapolis restaurant has started a group to help them.

06/21/2012

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Memorial For Fallen Soldier Planned In Md. Park

A friend of a slain U.S. Army captain is raising funds for a memorial to fallen service members in an Urbana park.

05/07/2012

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Ceremony Welcomes Md. National Guard Members Home

The Maryland Army National Guard welcomed home members after a deployment to Iraq.

04/16/2012

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