26 WWII Vets Sought For Honor Flight To Washington D.C.Oakland Vice Mayor Annie Campbell Washington launched a public outreach campaign Tuesday aimed at finding 26 Oakland World War II veterans to participate in an honor flight to Washington, D.C., this fall to celebrate their service to the U.S.
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'Eight is Enough' Star Dick Van Patten Dies at 86The veteran entertainer passed away Tuesday morning in Santa Monica…
Bay Area Veteran Trains $15K PTSD Therapy Dogs To Help Others Heal From WarVeterans coming home from war are finding that dogs are one of the best ways to cope with PTSD. But the dogs are very expensive to train and are currently not covered by the Veterans Affairs.
Army Veteran Suffering PTSD Shot, Killed By Sunnyvale Police Following Armed RobberyAn armed liquor store robbery suspect killed by police officers in Sunnyvale Wednesday morning was identified as an army veteran.
SJPD Officer's Memorial Expected To Draw Law Enforcement Officers From Far AwayLaw enforcement officers from far and away are expected to attend a memorial for slain San Jose Police Officer Michael Johnson and plans for the service could be announced as soon as Thursday, a police union spokesman said Wednesday.
Bay Area Veteran Visits Vietnam On 50th Anniversary Of U.S. LandingA Bay Area veteran visited the shores of Vietnam on the 50th anniversary of the U.S. troops landing there.
Oakland Whistleblowers Say Veterans Being Denied BenefitsThe Veterans Benefits Administration provides $95 billion of entitlements each year to veterans, including disability money, pensions to vets and their surviving spouses and death benefits -- even American flags at veterans' funerals.
Is Money Raised By Bay Area Charity Really Going To Help Homeless Veterans?You may have seen them outside your local grocery store: men and women raising money for disabled and homeless veterans. An American flag and an ammo box are their trademarks.
30-Year Walnut Creek Police Veteran Charged For Allegedly Beating Woman In Richmond With Baseball BatA Walnut Creek police officer has been charged for allegedly donning a mask and beating a woman with a baseball bat in Richmond last month.
Decorated Marine Veteran Who Survived Three Tours Of Duty In Iraq Shot Near His Antioch HomeA decorated, former Marine hospitalized recovering from a shooting near his home in Antioch.
'Unbroken': First Trailer For Angelina Jolie's Louis Zamperini Biopic ReleasedPreview the Jolie-directed film about the late Olympian and World War II hero, here...