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The Brooklyn Nets put on a special workouts for service members in honor of Veterans Day. (Credit CBS 2)

Brooklyn Nets Make Veterans Day Special For Local Service Members

People all over the Tri-State area spent the day on Monday paying homage to military personnel.

11/11/2013

Staff Sgt. Timothy Raymond McGill (credit: Facebook)

Family, Friends Bid Final Farewell To Ramsey Soldier Killed In Afghanistan

The funeral for Army Staff Sgt. Timothy McGill will be held at St. Paul’s Church on Wyckoff Avenue in Ramsey.

10/04/2013

Staff Sgt. Timothy Raymond McGill (credit: Facebook)

New Jersey Town Honors Soldier Killed In Afghanistan

A military honor guard is escorting the body of Army Staff Sgt. Timothy McGill from Teterboro Airport to his hometown of Ramsey.

09/30/2013

Staff Sgt. Timothy Raymond McGill (credit: Facebook)

Ramsey, N.J., Copes With Losing 3 Armed Forces Members In 3 Years

Many communities coast-to-coast have lost brave men and women in service to the United States, and Ramsey, N.J., has lost three young men in three years.

09/24/2013

Soldiers on Long Island are reunited with their dogs from Afghanistan. (credit: CBS 2)

Dogs, Soldiers Enjoy ‘Magnificent’ Reunion On Long Island

Five U.S. soldiers were reunited with Sheba and her 5-month-old pups dubbed the “Magnificent Seven.”

09/04/2013

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Reports: British Army Rubgy Players Accused Of Assaulting Off-Duty Cop

Six British Army rugby players were charged late last week with attacking an off-duty NYPD officer following a bar fight in Murray Hill, according to published reports.

09/01/2013

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Remember Veterans Day: Classic War Movies Of Heroism And Sacrifice

In honor of Veterans Day 2012, we’ve compiled our favorite films that best define the heroism, horrors, camaraderie, and honor you find during wartime.

11/09/2012

This undated FBI handout photo shows Aafia Siddiqui, a Pakistani woman who at one time studied at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge announced on May 26, 2004 that Siddiqui is being pursued by the FBI for questioning about possible contacts with al-Qaida. (credit: FBI via Getty Images)

Court Hears Appeal For Pakistani Scientist Who Shot At U.S. Soldiers

Lawyers say Aafia Siddiqui should have been barred from testifying due to mental illness.

02/10/2012

US Marines from 1st Battalion, 8th Marines, Bravo company take positions at new Mirage patrol base, Musa Qala District, Helmand province, Afghanistan - Feb 6, 2011 - Photo: DMITRY KOSTYUKOV/AFP/Getty Images

CT Bill Would Give Tax Break To Soldiers

Should cities and towns in Connecticut be charging soldiers serving overseas interest on back property taxes here at home?

02/11/2011

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NJ To Run Counseling Program At Fort Hood

Beginning Tuesday, the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey will provide a toll-free, 24-hour confidential helpline to assist Fort Hood soldiers and their families.

02/01/2011

Soldiers', Sailors', Marines', Coast Guard, and Airmen's Club (credit: CBS 2)

Military Families Enjoy Thanksgiving At Manhattan Club

The families at Thursdays’ celebration come from all over the country and the food is prepared by the Union League Club who started serving holiday meals to troops during the Civil War.

11/25/2010