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Vietnam War Vet Continues The Fight For Purple Heart That He Earned In 1968

Forty years after a battle that left him with a piece of shrapnel in his knee, a Vietnam War veteran is still fighting for his right to wear the Purple Heart medal that he earned during an indirect fire attack along the Laotian border in 1968.


The Twin Towers are seen standing at the World Trade Center - New York, NY - Aug 24, 1997 - Photo: Al Bello /Allsport

Medal Commemorating 9/11 Sparks Controversy

Funds from the sales of a new coin minted to honor the victims of 9/11 are not being put to right uses, argues one victim’s widow.