Pentagon: An al-Qaida Leader Killed In Afghanistan AirstrikeA U.S. counterterrorism airstrike earlier this month in Afghanistan killed an al-Qaida leader responsible for a deadly hotel attack in Islamabad in 2008 and the 2009 attack on a bus carrying the Sri Lankan cricket team, the Pentagon said Saturday.
The Grant Napear Show with Doug Christie, Scott Howard CooperNBA.Com and NBA TV analyst/reporter, Scott Howard-Cooper joined Doug and Grant to discuss his recent trip over to Afghanistan for the NBA USO trip. Listen as Scott tells the story of how much respect he has garnered for the troops over in the Middle East, how he felt walking around the different military bases and something he will never forget based on his experience.
The Grant Napear Show with Doug Christie; Nate BurlesonFormer NFL WR and current NFL Network Analyst Nate Burleson joined Doug and Grant to discuss all the free agent movement so far in the NFL, who he thinks Tony Romo will play for next year, why the NFL Combine matters as a player and organization. All that and more on The Grant Napear Show featuring Doug Christie.
Sacramento Emerges As Top Destination For Afghan RefugeesThousands of Afghani nationals are settling in the Sacramento region after helping U.S. forces during the war. But many are struggling to make ends meet.
Stockton Native Among 2 US Soldiers Killed In AfghanistanThe Department of Defense says two soldiers died Saturday from injuries inflicted by an improvised explosive device in Bagram, Afghanistan.
More Than 100 People Dead After Earthquake Hits Afghanistan, India And PakistanA strong earthquake in northern Afghanistan shook buildings from Kabul to Delhi, cut power and communications in some areas and caused more than 100 deaths, mainly in Afghanistan and Pakistan.
Manteca Volunteers Worry Americans Are Forgetting About AfghanistanOnce a month, Chuck Palmer puts together care packages for servicemen overseas.
Modesto Couple Reunited With Wedding Album Lost In Move From AfghanistanThe 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 SacramentoA father is dead and his seven-year-old son is clinging to life at a local hospital after a car hit them Sunday morning.
Two Southern California Men Guilty In Federal Terror TrialFederal prosecutors alleged Sohiel Omar Kabir and Ralph Deleon planned to train overseas as terrorists so they could target U.S. military and allies.
Little-Used Program Can Help Veterans Save Thousands On New Home PurchaseThe 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.
Loomis Veteran, Injured In Afghanistan, To Get New HomeFamily, friends and volunteers showed up to support Marine Corps Corporal Joshua Hotaling Saturday as crews broke ground on his new house.