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U.S. Airman Killed In Helicopter Crash Comes Home

The winter weather has delayed the return of a fallen U.S. Airman killed earlier this month in a helicopter crash in England.

01/23/2014

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Sen. Casey Continuing Fight To Save 911th Airlift Wing

Sen. Bob Casey continues to fight to protect the 911th Airlift Wing in Moon Township.

01/23/2014

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Kennedy Township To Honor Fallen Airman With Procession

Kennedy Township is planning to honor the local U.S. Airman killed earlier this month in a helicopter crash in England.

01/21/2014

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Kennedy Township Man Killed In England Military Helicopter Crash

An England military helicopter crash killed four U.S. Air Force crewmembers, including a man from Kennedy Township.

01/08/2014

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Website Releases List Of Top 10 Stressful Jobs

CareerCast.com recently released its list of the Top 10 most stressful jobs.

01/08/2014

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Marine Comes Home, Surprises Family At Heinz Field

In Afghanistan, Lance Cpl. Cory Lemasters was asked by his superiors if he liked the Steelers.

12/16/2013

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NCIS Agents Fans Of TV Version, Appreciate Respect Show Gives Real Agency

Once known only in military circles, all that changed when its namesake, “NCIS,” debuted on television. The Naval Criminal Investigative Service has been around a lot longer than the TV version. They protect the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps personnel as well as assets all over the world.

11/19/2013

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First-Of-Its-Kind Retreat Working To Heal Soldiers

The first of its kind Boulder Crest Retreat is attempting to undo some of the harm our troops still suffer. It aims to heal wounds that are clearly visible or not.

11/13/2013

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Baldwin Students Celebrate Veterans Day By Hearing Vets’ Stories

Generations of veterans passed through the heart of Pittsburgh, in the annual Veterans Day Parade.

11/11/2013

Many Restaurants Offering Discounts For Veterans Day

If you’re a veteran, you’ll be able to get lots of discounts on Veterans Day!

11/08/2013

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Aid Worker Held Hostage In Somalia Honors Her Navy SEAL Rescuers

It’s not often we get to hear the details of top-secret missions carried out by the U.S. Military; but Saturday night, a former hostage told her story at the inaugural Pittsburgh Pays Tribute Gala fundraiser.

11/03/2013

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Soldier Surprises Wife, Daughter With Early Homecoming

John Krill had planned to surprise his wife, Brittni, with a special homecoming for close to a month.

11/01/2013

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“Lowe’s Heroes” Help Build Home For Homeless Vets

After a week of nearly non-stop improvements, the handiwork of volunteers is revealed.

10/08/2013

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Helicopter Pilot Killed By Rotor At Pa. State Fair

A helicopter pilot is dead after officials say he walked into the aircraft’s spinning rotor while giving rides at Pennsylvania’s largest fair.

09/30/2013

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Steelers Honor Military Veterans With “Heroes At Heinz Field”

Some of the Steelers took time to honor veterans from our area Tuesday night.

09/10/2013

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