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8/18/16 | NBC News

Sen. McCain Pressed on Vets Asking Him to Renounce Trump

When asked about Donald Trump and about veterans who oppose Trump, Sen. John McCain responded by saying that he wants veterans and their families to renounce Hillary Clinton.

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8/17/16 | NBC News

$37,000 in Bike Equipment Stolen From Wounded Vets

“It was the equipment that we needed in case something happened, to either fix the bikes or help a warrior,” a Wounded Warrior Project official said.

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8/16/16 | NBC News

Spirit Of ’45 Day Honors World War II Vets

World War II veterans, their families, and many others came together Sunday in Portland, Oregon, to celebrate Spirit of ’45 Day.

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7/7/16 | NBC News

20 Veterans Commit Suicide Each Day, VA Study Finds

On average, 20 veterans a day committed suicide in 2014.

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7/4/16 | NBC News

Fireworks Can Be Nerve-Wracking for Vets With PTSD

For military veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder, sudden fireworks detonations can be frightening — or even deadly.

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7/3/16 | NBC News

New Nonprofit Helps Vets Who Can’t Travel See the World

A new nonprofit, Honor Everywhere, is helping veterans like never before, allowing them to travel around the country from the comfort of their own home.

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6/30/16 | NBC News

Marine Recruit’s Death Leads to Hazing Investigation

Fifteen drill instructors and other Marine commanders are under investigation for hazing and misconduct in a review that began with a recruit’s death.

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6/23/15 | Next Steps for Vets Blog

500,000 Heroes Hired!

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes and Capital One are excited to announce that more than half a million veterans and military spouses have been hired through the Hiring 500,000 Heroes initiative. Learn more about this major milestone here: Please Activate Javascript

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8/22/14 | Next Steps for Vets Blog

Veteran eMentor Google Hangout: August 27

A good mentor can help with your job search, career development, and transition challenges. If you’re interested in finding a mentor, join the Veteran eMentor Google Hangout on Wednesday, August 27, at 12 p.m. EDT. You’ll learn more about the Veteran eMentor program from current mentors and protégés, and how you can get involved. To join the […]

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8/7/14 | Next Steps for Vets Blog

Upcoming Vets Events: Bay Area

The 5th annual Wounded Veterans Polo Benefit will take place on Sunday, September 7, at Trione Polo Field in Santa Rosa, Calif. The event will serve as a fundraiser for injured American combat soldiers living in northern California, with all proceeds going to support three local veterans rehabilitation programs: Pathway Home, Community Action North Bay, The […]

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