Military

November 09, 2019 - 8:00 am
While no man who stormed the beaches in Normandy on June 6, 1944 lacked courage, all 13 of them displayed heroic actions so significant that they would later be recognized with a Medal of Honor. Veterans Day is Nov. 11. To celebrate these legendary soldiers , learn about these 13 remarkable men...
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November 07, 2019 - 8:55 am
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah ( Connecting Vets ) -- Tiara Puro was 17 years old when her father handed her a recruiting brochure for the Utah Army National Guard. She remembered a feeling of excitement as she flipped through the pamphlet, especially when she read about the education benefits. She had been...
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October 27, 2019 - 9:23 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State group who was killed in a U.S. military raid in Syria, according to President Donald Trump (all times local): 10 a.m. President Donald Trump says the U.S. military raid that took out Islamic State leader Abu Bakr...
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July 12, 2019 - 7:43 am
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah ( Connecting Vets ) -- Tiara Puro was 17 years old when her father handed her a recruiting brochure for the Utah Army National Guard. She remembered a feeling of excitement as she flipped through the pamphlet, especially when she read about the education benefits. She had been...
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Luci Baines Johnson, left, and her sister, Lynda Johnson Robb
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April 29, 2019 - 10:01 am
Former President Lyndon B. Johnson's daughters christened a stealthy warship bearing his name Saturday, smacking Champagne bottles against a metal star symbolizing Texas as a crowd roared in approval.
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