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Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

Marine Who Threw Himself On A Grenade To Save Friend Shares Message We All Need To Hear

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 05.21.2014 | Impact

AP/HuffPost WASHINGTON (AP) -- Cpl. Kyle Carpenter remembers lying on his back on a rooftop in Marjah, Afghanistan, crammed up against sandbags alo...

WATCH: Nonprofits Give Hundreds Of Amputee Vets Souped-Up Power Wheelchairs

The Huffington Post | Nader Salass | Posted 07.23.2013 | Impact

A group of nonprofits is giving multiple amputee veterans a chance to experience the great outdoors with greater ease and more independence. The I...

Obama Visits Medical Center To Meet Wounded Warriors

AP | STACY A. ANDERSON | Posted 08.04.2013 | Politics

BETHESDA, Md. — President Barack Obama has visited wounded service members at a military hospital just outside of the nation's capital. Obama t...

Obama Presents Purple Hearts To Two Wounded Troops

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 03.05.2013 | Politics

BETHESDA, Md. -- President Barack Obama has presented Purple Hearts to two troops wounded in service. Obama presented the honors while visiting wound...

Officer Fires When Woman Tries To Hit Patrol Vehicle With Car At Walter Reed Gate

AP | ERIC TUCKER | Posted 12.23.2012 | DC

BETHESDA, Md. — A Virginia woman was in custody Tuesday after police say she crashed her car into another vehicle, then tried to ram into a secu...

Bomb Threat At Walter Reed

AP | PAULINE JELINEK | Posted 08.08.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- A bomb threat has been called in to the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, forcing a building to be closed for three hours at...

Obama Meets With Wounded Troops At Walter Reed

AP | STACY A. ANDERSON | Posted 06.28.2012 | DC

BETHESDA, Md. -- President Barack Obama is meeting with wounded service members from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan at the Walter Reed National Mili...

Walter Reed Medical Center Merger Costs $1B More Than Original Estimate

Posted 10.31.2011 | Impact

After a century of rehabilitating veterans, The Walter Reed Medical Center discharged its last patient on Saturday in preparation for its merger with ...