veterans

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., left and Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. talk Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, after a Democratic presidential primary debate hosted by CNN and the Des Moines Register in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
AP News
January 15, 2020 - 5:37 am
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Elizabeth Warren made a forceful case for a female president and stood behind her accusation suggesting sexism by progressive rival Bernie Sanders in a Democratic debate that raised gender as a key issue in the sprint to Iowa’s presidential caucuses. Sanders vehemently...
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Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Mich, speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
WBT
December 19, 2019 - 3:55 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's impeachment night crack that the late Michigan Rep. John Dingell might be “looking up” from hell drew wide scorn and scant defense from his allies Thursday, on the cusp of the 2020 election year and just days before Christmas. “I was already having a...
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Charlotte at Six
November 21, 2019 - 4:39 pm
988 is being proposed by the FCC as a possible hotline for those at risk of suicide. “Suicide in America is at its highest levels since WWII. To address this, I’ve proposed to begin @FCC process for establishing 988 as a new nationwide 3-digit phone number for #suicideprevention and #mentalhealth...
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President Donald Trump speaks at New York City's 100th annual Veterans Day parade, Monday, Nov. 11, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
AP News
November 11, 2019 - 3:07 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump kicked off New York City's Veterans Day Tribute on Monday by saying the nation's veterans "risked everything for us. Now it is our duty to serve and protect them every single day of our lives." Trump spoke at the opening of the 100th annual parade organized by...
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Brett Jensen
July 28, 2019 - 4:23 pm
Former Army Sgt. Ryan Long loves to hunt and spend time with his family at the ocean in his hometown of Virginia Beach. The problem is he can’t always do that. Sgt. Long lost the lower part of his right leg in 2012 due to a roadside bomb that exploded underneath the vehicle he and four other...
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Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin speaks during a news briefing at the White House, in Washington, Monday, July 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
July 15, 2019 - 9:04 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — It's House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and top Senate Republican Mitch McConnell vs. hardliners in the White House as lawmakers pursue a deal on federal spending and the debt. And the hardliners, wary of further increases to federal spending, appear to be losing. Talks between Pelosi and...
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A worker hangs signs at City Hall one day ahead of a ticker-tape parade for the U.S. Women's World Cup winning team, Tuesday, July 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
July 10, 2019 - 1:14 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A blizzard of confetti and large crowds are expected at Wednesday's ticker tape parade to celebrate the U.S. women's national soccer team in New York City. The festivities in honor of the Women's World Cup champs will begin at 9:30 a.m. in a section of lower Manhattan nicknamed the...
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June 10, 2019 - 1:32 pm
By Jacquie Cadorette Combat veterans Kirstie Ennis, Scott Huesing, and Boone Cutler are sharing their traumatic war experiences that shape these vets in the first episode of RADIO.COM’s “To War and Back” podcast. The episode begins by telling the story of Ennis, a helicopter door gunner in the...
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WBT's Morning News w/ Bo Thompson
May 16, 2019 - 5:27 pm
On a chilly morning in Charlotte, a truck pulled up to a home. This truck contained an item we all know and love, a furnace. It's something we rely on almost daily. It's something that makes a difference. This furnace was on a truck to make life better for a veteran who fought hard to make a...
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