Soldier Pushing To Get Stray Dog He Met While Deployed In Afghanistan Back To Sacramento CountyA soldier from Sacramento County is working to get a dog he formed a special bond with in Afghanistan back to the US.
Military Recruiter Indicted In Language Interpreter SchemeA former recruiter of U.S. military language interpreters is accused of recruiting unqualified language interpreters for deployment alongside U.S. combat forces in Afghanistan in 2011 and 2012.
US General Wounded Thursday In Afghanistan AttackUS Army Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Smiley, who oversees the NATO military advisory mission in southern Afghanistan, was wounded in the insider attack that took place in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan.
Afghan Artist Shamsia Hassani Leaves Powerful Message On Sacramento WallShe's the first female Muslim graffiti artist in Afghanistan - and she's now using Sacramento as her latest canvas.
Flags At Half-Staff For California Soldier Killed In Apparent Insider AttackFlags are flying at half-staff at the State Capitol Monday to honor an Army Corporal killed in Afghanistan.
Injured Veteran Receives First Total Penis, Scrotum TransplantThe Johns Hopkins reconstructive surgery team has successfully performed the first total penis and scrotum transplant in the world.
US Army Soldier From California Killed In AfghanistanThe Pentagon says a U.S. soldier has died from wounds sustained during an operation in Afghanistan's eastern Logar province.
El Dorado County Sergeant Returns From 2nd Deployment In AfghanistanA local deputy is back home after a nine-month deployment in the Middle East.
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.