CBS2 Speaks With Lead Officer And Crew Of U.S. Air Force Mission That Helped 800 Afghan Refugees Escape KabulCBS2 recently spoke with them about what they went through that day, and got exclusive access inside a military plane just like the one from the refugee rescue.
Biden Forcefully Defends Afghanistan Exit After War EndsPresident Biden on Tuesday defiantly defended his decision to withdraw from Afghanistan by August 31.
Restaurants Around Tri-State Area Pay Tribute To U.S. Service Members Recently Killed In AfghanistanMohammad Karimi of Queens showed photos of his family in Afghanistan, which they destroyed after sending him because of their fears of the Taliban.
Fearful Calm Takes Hold In Afghanistan As Taliban Promises To Live And Let LiveTaliban leaders announced a nationwide "amnesty" for all Afghans, including former government officials, and have called for women to join the new government.
New York City-Based Advocacy Group Working To Support Women And Girls In AfghanistanWith American support, women and girls in Afghanistan have made tremendous strides in the last two decades.
President Biden Says 'Buck Stops With Me' And Defends Afghanistan WithdrawalAddressing the nation for the first time since the Taliban took the capital on Sunday, Biden did little to address pressing questions about why the U.S. failed to anticipate the rapid pace of the takeover.
Local War Veterans Reflect On U.S. Decision To Leave Afghanistan: 'It Did Not Need To Get To This Point'Many are left wondering if the decades the U.S. spent in Afghanistan were worth it.
Veterans Day: Long Island Brothers Go Above And Beyond To Get Necessary Items To Soldiers OverseasTeen brothers are making an impact on the lives of dozens of soldiers oversees. Not just on Veterans Day, but every day.
President Obama Says End Of The War In Afghanistan Is Finally In SightAn end to the war in Afghanistan is near. President Barack Obama on Tuesday declared that two-thirds of U.S. troops will come home by the end of the year, and the military commitment to Afghanistan will end by 2016.
Schumer: Afghanistan, Iraq War Veterans Deserve NYC Parade Schumer says it's time to honor "America's post 9/11 troops," continuing the modern tradition of welcome-home parades down Broadway in lower Manhattan's "Canyon of Heroes."
Stories From Main Street: Wall Street Firm Powered By Wounded VeteransDrexel Hamilton was founded by a wounded Vietnam vet, Larry Doll. Its singular mission is to help returning veterans find meaningful careers.
New Jersey Soldier Killed In Afghanistan A soldier from Bergen County, New Jersey, was killed in Afghanistan on Saturday, his National Guard unit in Rhode Island says.
Deer Park Car Shop Honors Fallen Queens Soldier By Restoring His ClassicIt’s an unusual memorial for a fallen Army officer from Queens who was killed in Afghanistan in 2007. It's a tribute the soldier would have loved -- a memorial on four wheels.
Yankees' Girardi On Hand As Wounded Afghanistan Vet Given New HomeA soldier's dream to visit New York has finally come true. After being wounded in combat and having to learn to walk and talk again, the Purple Heart recipient will soon move into his own home in the Bronx.
Navy Ship USS Michael Murphy Arrives In HawaiiThe USS Michael Murphy, which was commissioned in October, was greeted by hundreds of people, including 30 Navy SEALs, hula dancers and a brass band, as it arrived in Pearl Harbor Wednesday.