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Free Meals For Veterans On Veterans Day

Veterans will have the opportunity to pick up some free meals around the area today.

11/11/2014

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Veterans Get Chance At Jobs With Local Businesses

After giving their all for their country, veterans often come home to applause and thank yous – and unemployment.

11/10/2014

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Freeze, Burn, Shake: Extreme Testing Ensures Satellite Equipment Will Withstand Space

Protecting the military’s most sensitive information begins in the most unusual of places.

11/10/2014

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Pittsburgh Salutes Military Men & Women At Annual Veterans Day Parade

The 95th Annual Veterans Day Parade in Downtown Pittsburgh gave many people an opportunity to say thank you to the men and women who have served their country in peacetime and in war.

11/08/2014

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New Military Commissary, Post Exchange Open In Moon Twp.

The ribbon was cut and people from the area on Tuesday celebrated the grand opening of a new military commissary and Post Exchange in Moon Township.

10/21/2014

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Airman & Tarentum Native Drowns In Typhoon In Japan

The family of a Tarentum native is mourning following his drowning death in Japan.

10/07/2014

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Forgotten Treasures Up For Sale At Airport Auction

iPads and Kindles, Chryslers and Caddies – there’s a lot of stuff that’s been left behind by people at the Pittsburgh International Airport.

09/19/2014

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Moving Memorial Honoring Military On Display In Oakdale

A moving memorial honoring military men and women is in our area.

09/16/2014

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Eyes of Freedom Memorial Exhibit

The Eyes of Freedom Memorial Exhibit will be making a two-day stop in the Pittsburgh area.

09/16/2014

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Geese Caused Crash That Killed Pennsylvania Airman

An Air Force helicopter crash in England that killed a western Pennsylvania crew member and three others was caused by geese hitting aircraft.

07/10/2014

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Pennsylvania Man Receives Draft Notice, 102 Years Late

A western Pennsylvania woman says her late father has received notice to register for the nation’s military draft, some 102 years too late.

07/09/2014

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Wounded Warriors’ High Five Tour

A non-profit organization is on a mission this summer to say thank you to our country’s military families.

06/28/2014

The Blue Ridge Mountains can be seen behind a sculpture titled 'Final Tribute' at the National D-Day Memorial, Bedford, Virginia. The memorial was dedicated in 2001 honoring American GIs who participated in the invasion of France at Normandy on June 6, 1944, during World War II. Bedford, Virginia was chosen for the memorial site because the town lost 19 of its men that day, all were members of Company A, 29th Infantry Division. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

“Waking The Sleeping Giant,” A Landmark Change In World War II

Friday June 6 marks the 70th Anniversary of D-Day, the day the Allies stormed the beaches of Normandy to eventually defeat Hitler and the Nazi’s. Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower addressed the 160,000 troops that this operation is a crusade where “we will not accept anything less than a full victory.”

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/06/2014

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Westmoreland Co. Air Show Returns To Arnold Palmer Airport

The Westmoreland County Air Show is back.

06/05/2014

(Photo Credit: KDKA Photojournalist Tim Lawson)

New Vietnam Veterans Memorial Dedicated In Lower Burrell

There’s a new memorial in Westmoreland County that honors the men and women who gave their lives while serving in Vietnam.

05/31/2014

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