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Modesto Couple Reunited With Wedding Album Lost In Move From Afghanistan

The honor guard came to Hayward for the funeral of slain Sgt. Scott Lunger. The somber trip ended up giving the officers the opportunity to stop in Modesto to deliver a bit of joy.



Father Who Fled Afghanistan To Escape ISIS Killed By Distracted Driver In Sacramento

A father is dead and his seven-year-old son is clinging to life at a local hospital after a car hit them Sunday morning.


Federal prosecutors alleged Sohiel Omar Kabir and Ralph Deleon planned to train overseas as terrorists so they could target U.S. military and allies. (Photo AFP/Getty Images)

Two Southern California Men Guilty In Federal Terror Trial

Federal prosecutors alleged Sohiel Omar Kabir and Ralph Deleon planned to train overseas as terrorists so they could target U.S. military and allies.


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Little-Used Program Can Help Veterans Save Thousands On New Home Purchase

The Air Force veteran is starting with the essentials. It’s filled with boxes and the furniture isn’t here yet, but to Brockhouse, his Natomas house already feels like home.


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Loomis Veteran, Injured In Afghanistan, To Get New Home

Family, friends and volunteers showed up to support Marine Corps Corporal Joshua Hotaling Saturday as crews broke ground on his new house.


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Amputee Veteran Nearing End Of Cross-Country Cycling Trip

Rob Jones lost both of his legs during his deployment in Afghanistan, but he hasn’t let that slow him down.


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Black Hawk Unit Gets Welcome Home From Afghanistan In Sacramento

The members of the California National Guard Unit medevac team were on standby every day answering calls to take the wounded off the battlefield.


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2 Marines Awarded Navy Cross Posthumously

Two Marines killed in an insider attack in Afghanistan were posthumously awarded on Saturday the Navy Cross, the service branch’s top award and second only to the Medal of Honor.


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Lodi Police Help Give Veteran’s Family Christmas Following Burglary

There’s a painful void left behind for a Lodi soldier and his family. Where their Christmas presents once sat, the floor is now bare after a burglary.


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Call Kurtis: Thousands of Soldiers Told They May Have To Pay Bonus Money Back

Every California Army National Guard soldier who got a bonus or student loan repayment between 2004 and 2010 is being asked to prove they deserved that money or they may have to pay it back.


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Sacramento Veterans Reactions Split On Bradley Manning Verdict

Manning was found guilty on Tuesday on 17 of 22 charges against him after leaking classified records which he had access to. Those records included highly sensitive information from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.


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UPDATE: Injured Afghanistan Vet Now Being Allowed To Fly Her American Flag As-Is

An injured veteran of the war in Afghanistan who was told to take down the American flag she has flying from the balcony of her apartment is now being told it can stay.