San Rafael Man Charged With Using Feigned Purple Heart To Raise MoneyFederal prosecutors have charged a Northern California with lying about being a Marine veteran who'd been awarded a Purple Heart and allegedly using the feigned medal to raise money.
Court Rules Vet Has Right To Wear Military Medals He Didn't EarnA federal appeals court in San Francisco has tossed out a veteran's conviction for wearing military medals he didn't earn.
Marine Corps Says Marin County Gym Owner Is Not A Decorated War VetThe House of Steel Gym is where Gregory Allen has molded men and women. His program here trains wannabe recruits and Allen claims he has helped 110 of them.
Thor, Retired Heroic Antioch Police Dog, DiesThor, a retired Antioch police dog that worked with the department for more than a decade died Tuesday, according to an organization devoted to law enforcement dogs.
Community Chips In To Completely Remodel Returning Marine Corps Vet's Suisun City Home U.S. Marine Corps Master Sergeant Jack Bernardo came back from the airport to his Suisun City home to find the community had pitched in and completely remodeled it.
Palo Alto World War II Hero To Receive Medals Promised But Never Received After Battlefield InjuriesA 90-year-old Palo Alto army veteran will be formally recognized Wednesday evening for his bravery and service in World War II with the medals he was promised by the military, but never received.
Purple Heart Found Pinned To Teddy Bear In Anonymous Tribute For Santa Cruz OfficersA Purple Heart medal was found pinned to a teddy bear as an anonymous tribute to two Santa Cruz officers who were killed in the line of duty.