U.S. Defense Contractor Killed In Iraq Was From SacramentoNawres Waleed Hamid was killed in a rocket attack in December.
U.S. Military Contractor Killed In Iraq Last Month Lived In Sacramento AreaThe military contractor who was killed last month in Iraq — an attack that set off the latest round of violence between the U.S. and Iran — was from the Sacramento area.
Suspected Terrorist Living In Sacramento To Be Tried In Iraq For Killing Former Police OfficerThe government of Iraq has charged Omar Abdulsattar Ameen with premeditated murder that happened during an ISIS takeover of the Rawah District of the Al-Anbar Province.
Iraq War Veteran’s Stolen Service Dog Found Safe, Returned To OwnerA heartbroken Army veteran received good news Tuesday when he learned that his service dog, who had been stolen Saturday night in Downey, was found safe in Anaheim.
WATCH: U.S. Soldier Reunites With Stray Dog Rescued In IraqA U.S. Army soldier has been reunited with a stray dog her unit rescued during their deployment to the Middle East.
Powerful Earthquake On Iran-Iraq Border Kills More Than 140 A powerful earthquake shook the Iran-Iraq border late Sunday, killing more than 140 people and injuring 860 in Iran alone, state media there said.
Marine From California Killed In IraqStaff Sgt. Louis F. Cardin, of Temecula, died March 19 from wounds suffered when his unit was hit by rocket fire. The incident is under investigation.
Refugees Fleeing ISIS Come To Sacramento, Give ThanksFrom the outside, it looks like the folks inside Arcade Church are simply serving up and enjoying a nice Thanksgiving dinner.
Emotional Toll Taxes Military Drone Operators TooPresident Barack Obama has assured Americans he opposes sending U.S. ground troops to crush Islamic extremists in Iraq and Syria — well aware the country is not ready to return to the battlefield with its war wounded still recovering from a decade of conflict.
CalVet Pulls Funding For Student Veterans Attending Corinthian CollegesCalVet withdrew approval at all California campuses mid-quarter. This is the latest hit to for-profit colleges, and it’s left some military veterans scrambling.
US Gas Prices Drop 4 Cents To $3.67 A Gallon A survey says the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline in the U.S. has fallen 4 cents over the last three weeks to $3.67.
Pelosi Praises State Budget, Obama Tactics On Iraq House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on a Monday visit to the state capital called for minimal military involvement in Iraq and praised California for passing a timely budget.
Ex-Marine Accused Of California Homeless Murders DiesAn ex-Marine facing murder charges in the deaths of 4 homeless men has died a day after falling ill in his Orange County jail cell.
Sacramento Veterans Reactions Split On Bradley Manning VerdictManning 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.
Opinion: Our Veterans Should Not Be At Risk In Fiscal Cliff NegotiationsWhen the deal is being made to change the tax rates and cut the deficit we must remember to keep our commitment to our veterans.