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Hiring veterans on Wall Street

Phil McConkey, Academy Securities president, and former NFL player, discusses his company’s successful gameplan for hiring veterans.

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Walmart to hire 250,000 vets over five years

Brigadier General (ret.) Gary Profit, who served in the Army for 31 years and now works as Walmart’s senior director of military programs, announces the company’s plans to hire a quarter of a million veterans over the next five years.

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LIVE: Christie mingles with NH veterans

Hours after delivering a foreign policy speech in Portsmouth, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie holds a town hall meeting at the Hudson Veterans of Foreign Wars post.

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1/1/15 | NBC News

The Year That Was: See the Most Powerful Images of 2014

See the most powerful images of the year.

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12/26/14 | NBC News

Tom Brokaw and Angelina Jolie on ‘Unbroken’ Hero Louis Zamperini

NBC’s Tom Brokaw followed director Angelina Jolie as she brought “Unbroken,” a film about the remarkable life of Louis Zamperini, to the big screen.

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12/23/14 | NBC News

Snowball Express Brings Cheer to Kids of Fallen Military Heroes

Every December, hundreds of children and spouses of fallen veterans are invited aboard the Snowball Express for four days of holiday fun.

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12/16/14 | NBC News

Watch 2014’s Most Amazing Photos

View the year’s best news photography from around the world.

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12/15/14 | NBC News

Remembering Pioneers in Photography, Politics and Baseball Cards

Brian Williams says goodbye to Hollywood photographer Phil Stern, father of the modern baseball card Sy Berger, and political guru David Garth.

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12/13/14 | NBC News

Longtime Congressman John Dingell Hospitalized

Rep. John Dingell, a WWII veteran and the longest-serving congressman of all time, suffered a fall one day after casting his last vote in the House.

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12/9/14 | NBC News

‘Simon’ Inventor Ralph Baer Dies at 92

Ralph Baer, the inventor of the first home video game console, has died at the age of 92.

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