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Army Specialist Anthony Gadd, an Iraq War veteran, sits inside his Volkswagen Golf on December 2, 2011. Gadd’s car was restored by a group of mechanics who donated materials and their time. (CBS)

Bay Area Iraq Vet’s Car Gets Makeover

As a sign of gratitude, a Bay Area group has made an Iraq war veteran’s homecoming a little more special, by restoring his car for free.

12/03/2011

Scott Olsen, Iraq War veteran, on ground bleeding from head wound after being struck by a projectile during Occupy Oakland protest. (AP Photo)

Injured Veteran Plans To Resume Protests After Occupy Oakland Clash

In his first statement since being seriously injured during a clash between Oakland police and Occupy demonstrators, Scott Olsen said he is feeling a lot better.

11/14/2011

Occupy Oakland protesters march towards

2nd Iraq War Veteran Hurt In Occupy Oakland Protest Arrests

A friend of the second Iraq war veteran hospitalized after getting hurt at an Occupy Oakland protest said the man wasn’t participating in the demonstration when he was injured and arrested.

11/05/2011

Police officers form a line to disperse the Occupy Oakland protesters who barricaded themselves on a street near the Oakland City Hall on November 3, 2011 in Oakland. (Kimihiro Hoshino/AFP/Getty Images)

2nd Veteran Injured In Occupy Oakland Protests

Police said they are investigating the circumstances surrounding the arrest of U.S. Army veteran Kayvan Sabeghi, who was hospitalized after an arrest during this week’s Occupy Oakland protests.

11/04/2011

Scott Olsen, Iraq War veteran, on ground bleeding from head wound after being struck by a projectile during Occupy Oakland protest. (AP Photo)

Vet Injured In ‘Occupy Oakland’ Protest Upgraded To Fair Condition

The Iraq War veteran who was critically injured in a clash between police and Occupy Oakland protesters earlier this week was upgraded to fair condition on Thursday, doctors said.

10/27/2011

Scott Olsen is attended to after being injured at the Occupy Oakland protests (CBS)

Iraq War Veteran Suffers Skull Fracture In Occupy Oakland Violence

A Marine who had served two tours of duty in Iraq was critically injured during an altercation between police and protesters on the streets of Oakland Tuesday night.

10/26/2011

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