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Martha Daniel will be honored at the White House Tuesday as a Champion of Change. (credit: Martha Daniel)

Veteran, OC Businesswoman To Be Honored At White House Tuesday

Martha Daniel is being honored as a Champion of Change, for her work in the field of cyber security.

03/23/2014

Cory Remsberg got a lot of applause during  President Obama's State of the Union address and people have been cheering him on ever since. (credit: CBS)

Wounded Veteran Hailed By President Obama Returns To Rehab Facility To Say Thanks

Cory Remsberg, the wounded veteran mentioned by President Obama during his State of the Union address, returned to Pomona Sunday to say thanks at the rehab facility where he spent 16 months recovering from his extensive war injuries.

02/23/2014

Retired Staff Sgt. Odin Ayala has a $14,000 wheelchair thanks to 10 strangers. (credit: CBS)

Local Veteran Given All-Terrain Wheelchair By Generosity Of 10 Strangers

“It’s hard to find the words. I’m very grateful,” said former Staff Sgt. Odin Ayala.

02/20/2014

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Camarillo Company Hopes To Give All-Terrain Wheelchair To Veteran In Need

The founder of a Camarillo manufacturing company and his employees are hoping to give a wounded vet an all-terrain wheelchair this month.

01/03/2014

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La Habra Police Employees Help Send Korean War Vet To Pearl Harbor

A Korean War veteran was honored Wednesday with a Christmas surprise from some of his colleagues at the La Habra Police Department.

12/18/2013

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Iraq War Veteran Accused Of Homeless Slayings Dies

A former Marine accused of murder in the deaths of four homeless men, a woman and her son has died at a California hospital after falling ill in his jail cell.

11/28/2013

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Bar Owner’s Sign Saluting Veterans Might Get Reprieve

City officials have set up talks with the owner of an Orange County Bar after demanding he remove a rooftop sign thanking veterans for their service.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/27/2013

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Lancaster Students Plan To Build Home For Disabled Iraq War Vet

High school students in Lancaster plan to build a 27-year-old disabled Iraq war veteran a new house from the ground up.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/11/2013

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US Flag Stolen From Army Vet’s Home

A United States flag was stolen from outside of an army veteran’s Eastvale home.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/06/2013

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Only On CBS2: Wounded Marine Says He Was Humiliated By State Capitol Security, Airport TSA

In an exclusive interview with CBS2, a wounded Marine says he was humiliated and singled out by State Capitol security guards and Sacramento Airport TSA.

07/10/2013

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Armed With New Skills, Veterans Celebrate Graduation From Technical Institute

A group of veterans celebrated their graduation Friday as they prepare to reenter the workforce armed with new skills.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/05/2013

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Navy Veteran And Cancer Patient Inspires University Community

A Navy veteran and cancer patient is inspiring a university community as he works to earn his degree despite a grim diagnosis.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/24/2013

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Veteran And Triple Amputee Gifted New ‘Smart Home’ In Temecula

A veteran and triple amputee received the keys to a brand new “smart home” on the morning of the 11th anniversary of September 11th.

09/11/2012

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Investigators Hunt For Motive After Army Vet Killed

Sheriff’s homicide investigators are asking the public’s help in solving the murder of Iraq and Afghanistan veteran Nathen Taylor.

04/23/2012

Itzcoatl Ocampo (credit: CBS)

Attorney: Ocampo Slammed Head On Jail Toilet To Stop Hearing Voices

The lawyer for Iraq war veteran Itzcoatl “Izzy” Ocampo said his client has a giant welt after he slammed his head on a jail toilet.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/09/2012

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