| Dec 16, 2011
| 1:05 AM
The outdoors is known to have therapeutic values. The values are magnified tremendously when wounded warriors are the recipients.
Outdoorsman, writer and television personality Jim Zumbo of Cody, Wyo., coordinates hunting and fishing trips for Purple...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 6:21 PM
The three recent high school graduates, in a Chrysler Sebring sedan, were coming home from a birthday party. The 55-year-old warehouse manager, driving a black BMW convertible, was returning from dinner and cards at a friend's house.
| Sep 21, 2012
| 8:30 PM
Prisoners of war and those missing in action were celebrated during the POW/MIA Recognition Day ceremony Friday at TeWinkle Park in Costa Mesa.
"Events like these are essential for democracy," said Chris Martin, a retired U.S. Army Special Forces...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 2:34 PM
Consumers can donate hotel reward points to wounded warriors and their families starting today.
The "Hotels for Heroes" program, created by bipartisan federal legislation passed in December, is designed to defray travel costs of wounded veterans being...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 5:05 PM
During his tenure in Congress, John P. Murtha fought to improve health care for military personnel and their families.
On Monday his efforts will be immortalized with the naming of the John P. Murtha Cancer Center at the Walter Reed National...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 4:40 PM
The legacy of a man known for helping those who served in the military will be preserved in the naming of a cancer center.
The late Congressman, U.S. Rep. John P. Murtha, a Democrat from Johnstown, had a reputation of working with those in the...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 2:03 PM
Dr. William Allan Dear Jr., an internist and former head of the division of nuclear medicine at Mercy Medical Center who also was a practicing magician, died July 20 of heart disease at Union Memorial Hospital.
The longtime Guilford resident was 80.
| Jul 31, 2012
| 4:50 PM
A foot and half separated Marc Burleson from the buried bomb he was trying to defuse last December in a narrow alleyway of a small Afghanistan village.
The bomb exploded, mutilating the Marine's face, ripping off part of his right arm, paralyzing his...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 1:27 PM
A Florida-based federal security contractor warned that it would lay off nearly 100 people at two government facilities in Maryland by the end of September as a result of Army contracts that are not being renewed.
G4S Government Solutions Inc., which...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 12:50 PM
There was a time before the three heart attacks, before he was effectively paralyzed in the lower half of his left leg, when Army Spc. Stephen Ramsey wouldn't do much on his Georgia farm other than pick cotton and peanuts, and hunt.
Actually, he can...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 1:15 PM
Kansas native and former senator Bob Dole is out of the hospital.
The former majority leader and 1996 Republican presidential nominee was released from Walter Reed Army Medical Center on Wednesday according to reports.
Dole checked himself into this...