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Latitude 360 Holds Special Night For Local Service Members

Local service members and veterans got a special night out Thursday when they were treated to an evening of free food and games.

05/22/2015

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Local Teen Named Finalist For U.S. Army-Pro Football Hall of Fame Award

The Pro Football Hall of Fame is teaming up with the United States Army to honor the nation’s elite student-athletes.

04/29/2015

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Operation StrongVet Brings Army Officer Who Captured Saddam Hussein To Town

The mastermind behind the capture of Saddam Hussein is in Pittsburgh this week sharing his incredible story about the capture of one of the world’s most wanted men.

04/21/2015

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Westmoreland Co. Man Finally Receiving Purple Heart

World War II was winding down in the Phllipines, but danger lurked behind each tree, as American soldiers pushed their way through the island nation, driving Japanese forces toward the sea.

01/30/2015

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Local Vets Think ‘American Sniper’ Is A Movie Everyone Needs To See

The Clint Eastwood directed movie “American Sniper” broke box-office records last weekend and is up for multiple Academy Awards, but it’s also been facing controversy since its release.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/22/2015

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Army-Navy Game’s Ideals Resonate In Pittsburgh

The annual Army-Navy Game is a game and a legacy infused with patriotism, pride, honor and respect. Nowhere do those ideals resonate more, than here in Pittsburgh.

12/12/2014

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Couple’s “Hallo-Wedding” Raises Money For Wounded Warriors

It’s pretty unusual to be charged admission to attend a wedding, but a ceremony in Beaver Falls Friday night was different than most.

10/31/2014

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Army Vet, Fiancé Turn Wedding Into Fundraiser For Wounded Warriors

A Beaver County Army veteran and his fiancé share a love of motorcycles, and a deep respect for America’s wounded warriors.

10/29/2014

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Charges Filed In Washington Co. Army Navy Surplus Store Bust

It was almost a year ago when NCIS agents, joined by Washington County investigators raided the Army Navy surplus store in California, Pennsylvania.

10/23/2014

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Solider Belongings Displayed Nearly 50 Years After His Death In WWII

A local family waited nearly 50-years for the remains of their soldier to be returns after World War II, now his recently discovered personal items are on display for all to see.

09/29/2014

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Remains Of Local Serviceman Back Home After More Than 6 Decades

Homecoming became a reality today for Army Cpl. Alva Clifford Groves of Shinnston, West Virginia.

08/05/2014

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Army Reserve Center To Be Renamed After Local Soldier

An Army Reserve center in Kentucky will be renamed in honor of an officer from southwestern Pennsylvania who was killed by a roadside bomb in Iraq.

08/02/2014

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Furry Tails: A Hero’s Hero

The story of former U.S. Army Capt. Luis Carlos Montalvan and his service dog Tuesday is about much more than a man and his pet. You see, Tuesday is not a pet.

07/02/2014

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Local Vet Reacts To Deteriorating Situation In Iraq

Ben Keen, Army Veteran and founder of Steel City Vets joined The KDKA Morning News with Larry Richert to discuss how he feels about the deteriorating situation in Iraq.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/13/2014

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Local Veteran Gives Take On Bowe Bergdahl Situation

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has become a hot button issue since his release in exchange for five Taliban members this past weekend.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/04/2014

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