Local Vietnam Veteran Affected By Agent Orange Turns Tragedy Into Forgiveness, Brings Aid To CountryThe Rockland County man is packing once again, with his heart full of compassion and forgiveness, but scarred by deep loss because he was sprayed with Agent Orange more than 50 years ago.
Family Of Fallen Cop Brings Discrimination Claim Against Local PathmarkAn honor turned into humiliation for the family of a fallen NYPD officer from East Islip.
Stories From Main Street: Stamford-Based AmeriCares Helps Those In Need Around The WorldWhether it's a tornado in Oklahoma, a tsunami in Japan, or an earthquake in Haiti, whatever the disaster is, chances are that many of the relief supplies came from a 50,000-square-foot warehouse in Stamford, Connecticut.
Retired Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf Dead At 78Retired Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf, who commanded the U.S.-led international coalition that drove Saddam Hussein's forces out of Kuwait in 1991, has died. He was 78.
Vietnam War Vet Continues The Fight For Purple Heart That He Earned In 1968Forty 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.
WCBS 880 Presents 'Living Green' Episode 6: Recycling A RiverThe Passaic River was where they made Agent Orange for the Vietnam war, and then the dioxin was dumped, which ravaged the river. But now, a rebirth is underway, WCBS 880's Wayne Cabot reported.
Heat Won't Hold Back Wounded Warriors On Long IslandThey're all very uncomfortable in the heat. But that did not stop hundreds of people from getting on their bicycles at Babylon town hall.
Veterans Affairs Clinic Opens In RiverheadA new clinic will make it much easier for veterans on the east end of Long Island to get medical care.
Connecticut To Finally Honor Vietnam VeteransVietnam veterans who got little recognition when they returned home from the war are being honored in Connecticut.
Dad, Daughter Reunite Via Facebook After 39 YearsAll her life, all Danielle Petratos had was a single photo of her in the loving arms of her father.
Mud Flies In CT: McMahon, Blumenthal Trade BarbsThe two candidates for the state's open U.S. Senate seat took aim at each other's recent TV ads in their first face-to-face debate on Monday.