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VA policy dictated that medical personnel wait for an ambulance rather than take the veteran to the emergency room themselves; it took 1/2 hour for the ambulance to arrive. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Veteran Dies In VA Hospital While Waiting For An Ambulance

Veteran collapsed in the Albuquerque VA hospital cafeteria, just 500 yards from the emergency room.

07/03/2014

Three executives of the veterans hospital in Phoenix have been placed on administrative leave amid an investigation into allegations of corruption and unnecessary deaths at the facility. (Getty Images)

3 On Leave After Allegations Of Improper Care For Veterans In Phoenix

Three executives of the veterans hospital in Phoenix have been placed on administrative leave amid an investigation into allegations of corruption and unnecessary deaths at the facility.

05/01/2014

Kids help as volunteers rehab WestCare Womens and Childrens Campus. Photo: HGome Depot Foundation.

Womens Vets Shelter Gets Re-Do

The Home Depot Foundation is rehabbing a womens shelter off Rancho Drive.

10/30/2013

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MGM Reaches Out To Veterans

As part of its ongoing commitment to support local service men and women, MGM Resorts International is reaching out to veterans who are looking for employment.

07/03/2013

File photo of Las Vegas' homeless. (photo: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Homeless Number Drops In Clark County

Officials say the number of homeless people in Clark County continues to drop from its peak in 2009.

06/14/2013

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Interviews With Veterans: What Memorial Day Means From A Hero’s Perspective

How do you celebrate Memorial Day, and what does this federal holiday mean to you and your family? Read what some of our country’s veterans had to say about Memorial Day, patriotism and what this annual holiday means to them.

05/13/2013

File photo of a judge's gavel. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Nev. Bill Bars Disability Pay From Divorce Split

Lawmakers are thinking about making veterans’ disability pay untouchable in divorce proceedings.

04/02/2013

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Live And Local With Kevin Wall 01/15/13: Gun Appreciation Day, Lance Armstrong, And Walmart

Larry Ward, President of Gun Appreciation Day, talks about Gun Appreciation January 19th, 2012.

01/15/2013

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Opinion: Shame Of The Senate

The Brain Dead Republican Congress has had some low points, but last week’s Senate vote on a United Nations treaty for the disabled was notable in its outrageousness.

12/10/2012

Sailors walk past the Vietnam Memorial Wall (Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Our Veterans Should Not Be At Risk In Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

When the deal is being made to change the tax rates and cut the deficit we must remember to keep our commitment to our veterans.

11/12/2012

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