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Veterans Day November 11

Serving Those Who Served: Veteran's Day Ideas For Volunteering And Donating

Posted 06.21.2012 | Impact

Build A Home The Fischer House Foundation builds homes for family members on the grounds of major military and VA medical centers. The program servic...

Vets Day: More Than a Ho Hum Holiday

Mike Causey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mike Causey

Veterans Day is one of those holidays that a lot of American workers don't get. They don't get it in a couple of ways. And that's too bad both for them and for those the day honors.

Applebees, Krispy Kreme, Other Chains Offer Free Food To Military On Veterans Day

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Several restaurant chains are offering active duty military free meals or other products on Veterans Day. Applebee's is offering free meals with proo...

G.I. Joe and Lillie: A Song About World War II Vets Goes Viral

Joe Bonsall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe Bonsall

A few years ago, I wrote a song about a young couple that served in the army during World War II. The song is about faith, patriotism and plain old American grit -- desire and hard work. It is the story of my parents.

Honoring Our Veterans Today -- and Every Day

Kim Cattrall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Kim Cattrall

Veterans Day -- which began more than half a century ago as a profound national holiday -- has now become little more than a day for people to skip work or a chance for shoppers to find a good sale. We should do better than that.

In Memoriam: The Boys of Praha

James Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
James Moore

If every leader of every country were made to visit Praha, Texas before declaring war, the world might be forever changed.

79% Have High Regard for U.S. Military This Veterans Day

Yahoo! News | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Seventy-nine percent (79%) of Americans have a favorable opinion of the U.S. military, and 45% regard Veterans Day as one of the nation's most importa...