Local Vets Think 'American Sniper' Is A Movie Everyone Needs To SeeThe 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.
Local Veteran Gives Take On Bowe Bergdahl SituationSgt. Bowe Bergdahl has become a hot button issue since his release in exchange for five Taliban members this past weekend.
Local Retired Army Captain Talks About Women in CombatKDKA-AM's Larry and John talk to retired Army Captain Sean Parnell about his thoughts on women in combat.
Pentagon To Lift Ban On Women In CombatThe 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?
Local Vet Talks About Veterans Day, IssuesKDKA-AM's Larry and John talk to Captain Sean Parnell, local vet and author of "Outlaw Platoon," about Veterans Day and how we should treat returning vets.
By The Way, There's A War In AfghanistanKDKA AM's John Shumway talks to retired soldier Sean Parnell, author of "Outlaw Platoon," about the perception that most Americans don't care about the war in Afghanistan.
Outlaw Platoon Honored At PNC ParkThey’re called the Outlaw Platoon and they were honored at Friday night’s Pirates game. The Army platoon fought on the dangerous border between Pakistan and Afghanistan. They were led into combat by a Pirate fan from Cranberry Township.
Outlaw Platoon To Be Honored In PittsburghKDKA AM's Larry and John talk to some of the soldiers whose stories are told in the NY Times Best Seller, "Outlaw Platoon."
PTL Links: April 13, 2012Some of today's topics include: <li><a href="http://www.harpercollins.com/books/Outlaw-Platoon/?isbn=9780062066398" target="_blank">"Outlaw Platoon" by Sean Parnell</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.thefirstteepittsburgh.org/custom/splash.html" target="_blank">First Tee Pittsburgh</a></li> <li><a href="http://pittsburghzoo.com/" target="_blank">Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium</a></li> <a href="https://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2012/04/13/ptl-links-april-13-2012/">Click here for more of today's links!</a>
"Outlaw Platoon" Author Talks Serving In AfghanistanKDKA AM's Larry and John talk to Captain Sean Parnell, author of a riveting book on his experiences in Afghanistan.