Book Honors Best Friends Killed In Line Of Duty In Iraq, Afghanistan Memorial day has one former Marine colonel making an effort to honor his own son and others who paid the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty.
Seen At 11: Wounded Marine Walks The Runway As A Male ModelFor Alex Minsky getting from the battlefield to the runway wasn't easy. The Marine lost a leg when his Humvee hit an improvised explosive device during a patrol in Afghanistan in 2009.
Gov. Cuomo Orders Flags At Half-Staff In Honor Of Fallen NY MarineStaff Sgt. Eric Christian of Warwick and another Marine were killed Saturday while conducting combat operations in the Farah province of Afghanistan, the Department of Defense said.
Parents Of Fallen L.I. Marine To Bring Son HomeThe parents of Lance Cpl. Greg Buckley Jr. will travel to Delaware Monday to bring his body home to Long Island for burial.
Long Island Marine Among Those Killed When Afghan Police Officer Opened Fire On U.S. TroopsA Long Island family that was waiting for their son to return home from Afghanistan,must now plan a funeral.
Anonymous Donor Provides Baseballs For Underprivileged AthletesUnderprivileged baseball players in Upper Manhattan recently received a gift from a very thoughtful donor.
Funeral For Waldwick Marine Joseph D'Augustine Killed In AfghanistanHundreds of family and friends gathered at St. Luke’s Church on Franklin Turnpike in Ho-Ho-Kus to remember Staff Sgt. Joseph D'Augustine.
Marine And Combat Dog To Be Reunited This WeekA New York senator says two heroes are being reunited Friday in California. They're an ex-Marine and the combat dog with whom she was injured in Iraq.
Community Pays Tribute To Fallen Waldwick Marine Killed In Afghanistan Hundreds of Waldwick residents lined the streets Tuesday as police escorted the body Staff Sgt. Joseph D’Augustine.
Gov. Malloy Orders Flags At Half-Staff To Honor Fallen Conn. MarineLt. Col. Thomas Budrejko was killed when two military helicopters collided in Arizona last month.
Christie Orders Flags Flown At Half-Staff To Honor NJ Marine Killed In AfghanistanGov. Chris Christie ordered the remembrance for Lance Cpl. Osbrany Montes De Oca of North Arlington. The 20-year-old was killed by a sniper in Afghanistan on Feb. 10.
U.S. Marine Scot King Riding Through Connecticut On Lower 48 Tour For The WoundedThe wounded from the current wars return stateside to a hornet's nest of red tape, says Scot King, a retired Marine corporal.