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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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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 Soldier Reacts To Report That Iraq Wasn’t Worth It

KDKA-AM’s Larry Richert talks to Ben Keen, head of Steel City Vets and veteran of Iraq, about a new government report that says going to Iraq wasn’t worth the cost.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/07/2013

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Pentagon To Lift Ban On Women In Combat

The Pentagon has lifted its ban on women in combat. United States Defense Secretary Leon Panetta announced the historic change on Thursday. But how do people feel about the move?

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/24/2013

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What Independence Day Means To Recent Vets

KDKA AM’s Larry Richert talks to the founder of the Steel City Vets to find out what returning vets think about Independence Day.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/04/2011

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Local Soldier Responds To Obama’s Planned Troop Withdrawal

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to a local Afghan veteran about the planned pull-out by the U.S. military.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/22/2011