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Veterans Day

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Top Veterans Day Articles

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  • Military groups and L.A. County are in step on Bob Hope Patriotic Hall

    Military groups and L.A. County are in step on Bob Hope Patriotic Hall
    Just in time for Veterans Day, a dozen local military service organizations have reached an armistice with Los Angeles County over use of its newly refurbished Bob Hope Patriotic Hall. Instead of being relegated to basement cubicles as the county had...
  • For vets, land of the free

    Michael McKenna is licking his chops, looking forward to free meals on Sunday and Monday in honor of Veterans Day. "I'm planning on going to Denny's for breakfast, Olive Garden for lunch and either Applebee's or Golden Corral for dinner," the retired...
  • 'Thor' roars at box office. 'Modern Family' problem for USA.

    'Thor' roars at box office. 'Modern Family' problem for USA.
    Before the coffee. After remembering Veterans Day. The Skinny: I ran a 10K Sunday at a pace of just over eight minutes per mile. Not bad for a geezer. I guess for me life's a sprint, not a marathon. I'll be sore for the next few days but it was worth...
  • The bond between a World War II veteran and his granddaughter

    The bond between a World War II veteran and his granddaughter
    It came through an online message board from a village in eastern France. Attached was a photo of a standard-issue U.S. Army duffel bag, and the name on it in faded block letters was unmistakable: WILLIAM A. KADAR. "I can't believe this," Arleen Haas,...
  • Mild, sunny Veterans Day ahead

    Mild, sunny Veterans Day ahead
    A pleasant Veterans Day with highs in the mid and upper 50s is forecast for Baltimore and the region by the National Weather Service. A westerly wind is forecast to blow across bright, mostly sunny skies at between 5 and 13 miles per hour. The picture...
  • Traffic: No unscheduled road closures at 9 a.m.

    Traffic: No unscheduled road closures at 9 a.m.
    With many weekday motorists off due to the Veterans Day holiday, state and local transit departments reported no unscheduled road closures at 9 a.m. The Maryland Transit Administration reported that the local bus, Metro Subway, mobility bus and light...
  • Baltimore restaurants observe Veterans Day

    Baltimore restaurants observe Veterans Day
    Mission BBQ, the patriotic barbecue restaurant, where the National Anthem is played every day at noon, is teaming up with Charm City Cakes for a Veterans Day salute to America's veterans and active military personnel.   Charm City Cakes is creating four...
  • Veterans Day Quiz: Test your knowledge about those who served

    Veterans Day Quiz: Test your knowledge about those who served
    Monday marks Veterans Day, an occasion to honor those who have been in the armed services. President Obama, in his weekly address Saturday, asked the nation to do more than just thank those who have served. “Now that more of them are coming...
  • Veterans Day celebrated with events across Southern California

    Veterans Day celebrated with events across Southern California
    Dozens of events commemorating Veterans Day are scheduled across Southern California today. Also, The Times has compiled a database of California's war dead from Iraq and Afghanistan. Readers can examine the fallens' biographies and offer comments....
  • Veterans Day: Nation gives thanks with parades, Obama lays wreath

    Veterans Day: Nation gives thanks with parades, Obama lays wreath
    The nation’s first four-star female general led New Yorkers in commemorating Veterans Day, part of the annual display of thanks to those who have served their country and an indication of the changing face of the military. Led by President Obama,...
  • Brown proposes tax break for veterans

    Brown proposes tax break for veterans
    Maryland Democratic gubernatorial candidate Anthony G. Brown marked Veterans Day on Monday by releasing a five-part plan for former members of the armed forces, including a tax break and help with employment and housing. Brown, the lieutenant governor...