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On Memorial Day, 10 Tips To Help Children Who Have Lost A Loved One

Meryl Ain, Ed.D. | Posted 05.20.2016 | Parents
Meryl Ain, Ed.D.

Whatever the age of your child, there are many ways that children of all ages can remember the love and celebrate the lives of loved ones on Memorial Day weekend and every day.

A Day Without Dying: America's Best Day in Years

Saladin Ambar | Posted 06.07.2014 | Politics
Saladin Ambar

America has never been as close to the dream of universal healthcare for all -- and a shift away from war as a national vocation -- than we are today. It is a fact to be celebrated and more importantly, fought for in ways that make sense for each of us in our own way.

Obama Signs Military Death Benefits Bill

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 10.10.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama signed into law a bill providing benefits to the families of fallen troops during the government shutdown on Thursday. The b...

Military Death Benefits Measure Approved By Senate

Posted 10.10.2013 | Politics

A bill to provide death benefits to the families of fallen members of the military during the government shutdown was passed by the Senate on Thursday...

791 U.S. Military Deaths In Afghanistan Since Start Of War

The Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

As of Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2009, at least 791 members of the U.S. military had died in Afghanistan, Pakistan and Uzbekistan as a result of the U.S. invasi...

The Life And Death Of Army Spec. Kevin O. Hill

thebrooklynink.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The minute Olsen Hill saw the uniforms at his door, he knew. He had served in the military. No words were necessary. His son, Kevin O. Hill, was de...