Army

A sign counts down the number of wins William and Mary needed to earn its first NCAA tournament bid before the CAA final in Baltimore on March 9. (credit: Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

4 Schools Still Waiting To Go To The Big Dance

UC Irvine has punched its ticket to the Big Dance. vaulting ahead of nearly 50 Division I teams still waiting for their first invitation.

03/15/2015

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Pair Of Vietnam Vets Receive Homecoming Welcome 46 Years In The Making

Two childhood friends and brothers in arms returned to find the Patriot Guard, fellow veterans, family, and friends all welcoming them home, following their visit to Vietnam to find answers.

02/16/2015

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Victorville Woman Makes Priceless Find 11 Years After Military Husband’s Death

Eleven years after her husband was killed in Iraq, a mother in Victorville has made a priceless find wrapped in the American flag that was given to her by the military.

12/10/2014

John R. Wooden walks off the court after the championship game of the Wooden Classic tournament between the UCLA Bruins and the Alabama Crimson Tide at the Arrowhead Pond in Anaheim, California. UCLA defeated Alabama 79-57. (credit: Adam Pretty/Allsport)

16 Pro Athletes And Coaches Who Served In The Military

We take a look at professional athletes and coaches who have served in the military.

11/26/2014

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Local Army Specialist Not Angry After Attack Outside Bar Left Him With Brain Damage

A United States Army specialist is speaking out for the first time since he was brutally attacked outside a bar in Washington state, leaving him on a long road to recovery.

11/25/2014

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Army: Sylmar Soldier Killed Sunday Never Served In Afghanistan Despite LAPD Reports

The Sylmar soldier killed over the weekend never deployed despite a report issued by the LAPD, it was revealed Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/12/2014

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Family Searching For Answers After Army Specialist Found Fatally Shot In Apple Valley

Relatives of Daniel Yarbrough say they need help finding the person who shot and killed him in Apple Valley late last month.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/20/2014

Army Sgt. Carlos Torres hugs his three children at Washington Elementary School in Montebello Friday. (credit: CBS)

Army Sergeant Surprises His 3 Children At School With Homecoming

Sgt. Carlos Torres was given a month leave from serving in Korea and he decided to surprise his three children Friday morning at their Montebello elementary school.

03/14/2014

Fourth-grade Gates Elementary student Luz was overcome with emotion upon seeing her dad, David Duran Sr., after his surprise homecoming. (Photo credit: Megan Goldsby/KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO)

Army Pilot Surprises Son, Daughters In Emotional Reunion At LA Schools

When David Duran Jr. was called out of his class to the principal’s office, he likely never dreamed it was for a reunion he won’t soon forget.

02/14/2014

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Remains Of Missing Korean War Vet Return To LA After 63 Years

The remains of a U.S. Army sergeant who died as a prisoner of war in Korea arrived at Los Angeles International Airport Friday morning.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/20/2013

BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 04: A helmet of the Texas Longhorns lies on the field as the team warms up prior to facing the Colorado Buffaloes at Folsom Field on October 4, 2008 in Boulder, Colorado. Texas defeated Colorado 38-14. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Texas And Army Coaching Searches On Different Levels With Same Goal, Restore Pride

Army will never be a dominant force in college football the way Texas can be, but both programs have a special place in college football’s history. Seeing them each reach their expectations is capable if the right coach is brought in.

12/18/2013

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‘Saddles For Soldiers’ Program Finds Success Treating PTSD In Veterans Through Horse Bonding

Tucked away in the foothills of the Shadow Hills community in Sunland is an equestrian center that offers veterans with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder a path to emotional stability through working with horses.

12/17/2013

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Military Service Honored At Veterans Day Events Throughout Southland

Hundreds gathered at events throughout the Southland in honor of Veterans Day Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/11/2013

Air Force Defeats Army On Ground For 42-28 Win

Army will have to wait another year for a chance at the Commander in Chief’s Trophy.

11/02/2013

Rashad Ross #15 of the Arizona State Sun Devils catches a touchdown pass while covered by Parrish Gaines #2 of the Navy Midshipmen during the Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl at AT&T Park on December 29, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Govt. Shutdown Puts Service Academy Sports On Hold

Army, Navy and Air Force might be forced to skip their football games next weekend because of the partial government shutdown.

10/01/2013

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