Military Veteran United With Therapy Dog On Long IslandDaja Lacey, who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder, will be united with a therapy dog named Tank -- a rescued pit bull that has been specially-trained to help Lacey battle the condition.
Fort Lee Student Files Suit Claiming Police Department Violated Civil RightsAdam Kim's lawsuit alleges that Fort Lee's police department violated his civil rights by falsely arresting and illegally detaining him and four others.
Seen At 11: Treating Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder With EcstasyWhat if a club drug, known for giving users a feeling of euphoria and trust, could do more than give users an illegal high?
Attorney: NYPD Rejects Iraq War Vet Due To Past PTSD DiagnosisLawyer Robert Kronenberg said his client came back from war and applied to become an NYPD officer, but was rejected due to his mental health history. The police department said each applicant is reviewed on a case-by-case basis.
Stories From Main Street: Special P.T.S.D. Workshops In BabylonFor those dealing the with the emotional aftermath of a horrific experience, there is new help in Suffolk County.
Stories From Main Street: Finding Jobs For Veterans In StamfordThe war in Iraq is over and operations in Afghanistan are winding down. As veterans return home, their next challenge is finding a job.
Stories From Main Street: Veterans, Servicemen Getting Help In Piscataway, ParsippanyIn Piscataway, there is an office that looks like any other, a maze of cubicles, except for one thing. Each desk is marked by an American flag. This is the home of Vets for Warriors.
Iraq War Vets Struggle To Pick Up Their Lives As CiviliansPaula Rogovin of Bergen County says her youngest son is a Marine who served two tours in Iraq. But she never supported the war and is now concerned about the troops' well-being.
Bronx Iraq Veteran Talks About Her Service Ahead Of Veterans DayZana Edmonds was leaving the shower in Iraq in 2004 when a mortar landed nearby. She was knocked unconscious and lost her hearing for two weeks. She still suffers from PTSD and a brain injury.
Suffolk County Community College Hosts Veterans Stand Down For Vets In NeedVeterans of all ages lined up in Brentwood, Long Island on Friday morning to get some much-needed assistance.
Hate-Crime Case In NYC Hack Slashing UpheldA judge on Wednesday upheld hate-crime charges against a college student accused of slashing a taxi driver's neck in an anti-Muslim attack that amplified concerns about tolerance shortly before the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks.