When Michael Newcombe became an active duty combat engineer for the Army, he had the world on a string, but an injury received in Afghanistan changed all that. Plagued by homelessness, unemployment and addiction, this young veteran refused to give up. This is his story.
An event Saturday night in Studio City will bring together celebrity comedians to raise funds for combat veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder.
Comedian and former Army Captain, Katie Robinson, stopped by KCAL9 Tuesday to tell viewers about the PTSD veterans fundraiser Celebrity Comedy Night – “Because PTSD is No Laughing Matter”.
A bill moving through the state Legislature would urge judges to grant probation and give shorter prison terms to defendants who have mental health problems stemming from their military service.
An Iraq War veteran accused of fatally shooting a neighbor and critically injuring the victim’s wife was charged Tuesday with murder and attempted murder.
Authorities on Saturday identified the suspect they said shot two people — killing one and leaving the other critically wounded — at an apartment complex in Reseda.
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.
A mixed martial arts program in San Diego helps war veterans battle post-traumatic stress disorder.
A special program called “Operation Mend” is helping wounded war veterans — and their families — get their lives back on track.
A 28-year-old Iraq War veteran was convicted Friday of first-degree murder in stabbing death of his then-girlfriend.
A pot shop in West Hollywood is offering free marijuana to military men and women.
A jury rejected the so-called “Zoloft defense” Wednesday and found a former Westminster police detective guilty of seven counts of kidnapping and rape.
It’s a one of a kind program aimed at helping men and women who’ve seen combat…and the military personnel who can’t shake the haunting images of war.