Texas man granted US citizenship — 53 years after serving in Vietnam, receiving Purple Heart

A Mexican-American living in Texas, who is a Vietnam War veteran and a Purple Heart recipient, has finally received U.S. citizenship — more than 50 years after his military duty, according to a report.


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Author: Brie Stimson

US Army vet says he was used as a ‘prop’ in anti-Trump ‘propaganda’

In an exclusive interview, Bobby Henline, a four-tour Iraq War veteran and lone-survivor of an IED blast in 2007, spoke out against his image being used in anti-Trump ‘propaganda’ to perpetuate a widely disputed story that the president made disparaging comments about fallen American soldiers and veterans.


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Author: Teny Sahakian

World War II veteran’s wish granted: casket to be painted like pack of Juicy Fruit

An ailing World War II Navy veteran had his request granted for his casket to be painted like a pack of Juicy Fruit – his favorite gum that he’s happily handed out to members of his community for decades.


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Author: Stephen Sorace

World War II veteran’s wish granted: casket to be painted like pack of Juicy Fruit

An ailing World War II Navy veteran had his request granted for his casket to be painted like a pack of Juicy Fruit – his favorite gum that he’s happily handed out to members of his community for decades.


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Author: Stephen Sorace

Tampa Veterans Affairs nurses protest coronavirus safety hazards

National Nurses United is urging the Senate to pass the multi-trillion-dollar HEROES Act, approved by House Democrats but stalled by the Senate, which would utilize the Defense Production Act to generate more protective equipment, bring economic relief and order the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration to institute an emergency temporary standard on infectious diseases.


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Author: Julia Musto

Richie Lay: On National Purple Heart Day, our Purple Heart Heroes prove we are a resilient nation

This National Purple Heart Day, as our nation faces the coronavirus pandemic and civil unrest, our nation can look to our Purple Heart recipients as symbols of our strength, courage and resiliency as a nation.


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Author: Richie Lay

VA secretary Wilkie touts ‘all-time high’ in trust, approval of department under Trump

Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie told “Bill Hemmer Reports” Friday that approval of his department among veterans is at an “all-time high.”


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Author: Charles Creitz