When Michael Newcombe became an active duty combat engineer for the Army, he had the world on a string, but an injury received in Afghanistan changed all that. Plagued by homelessness, unemployment and addiction, this young veteran refused to give up. This is his story.
A new memorial is opening to the public near the National Mall to honor disabled veterans dating back to the American Revolution.
A two-alarm fire rips through an abandoned V.A. hospital in Baltimore County.
Baltimore’s VA Medical Center is prescribing itself some outside help.
It’s the ultimate comfort food and a Baltimore company serves them up at four locations. This week they’re reaching out to help members of the Armed Forces. Ron Matz has the cheese connection from Catonsville.
Tens of thousands of veterans are waiting months to see a doctor. Now local veterans are sounding off as Congress takes action to try and correct the issues at the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Across America, there are volunteer groups dedicated to helping veterans.
It began as a small event organized by a group of Boys’ Latin students. The Shootout for Soldiers raises money for our wounded warriors.
Worse than we knew. A scathing audit of the VA nationwide reveals thousands of vets waited months just to get a doctor’s appointment–including veterans right here in Baltimore. The widespread problems included a cover-up with records falsified to hide the problem.
The sound of motorcycles can be heard around the nation’s capitol.
Washington National Cathedral has a soft spot for the motorcyclist group Rolling Thunder and their mission for veterans.
The Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services says it needs more local families to volunteer as weekend hosts for puppies in training as service dogs for disabled military veterans.