War Veteran

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US Vet Merrill Newman, 85, Home From North Korea

A tired but smiling 85-year-old U.S. veteran detained in North Korea for several weeks returned home Saturday to applause from supporters, yellow ribbons tied to pillars outside his home and the warm embrace of his family.


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North Korea Deports US Tourist, Korean War Vet Detained For Alleged Hostile Acts

North Korea on Saturday freed an 85-year-old U.S. veteran of the Korean War.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/06/2013

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OC Grandfather Awarded France’s Highest Civilian Honor For Service In World War II

A Costa Mesa great-grandfather was awarded France’s highest civilian honor nearly seventy years after he enlisted to fight in World War II.

CBS Los Angeles–07/22/2013

KC Joy's booking photo. Joy is accused of murdering roommate Maribel Ramos. (credit: Orange County Sheriff's Dept.)

Sister Of Murdered Fullerton Student Reacts To Suspect’s Interview From Jail

The sister of murdered Fullerton student Maribel Ramos listened Wednesday to an interview that the accused killer gave from jail.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/22/2013

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Man Accused Of Murdering Roommate Speaks Out From Jail

The Orange man accused of killing his roommate and disposing of her body in an unincorporated area of the Santa Ana Mountains spoke out Tuesday for the first time since his arrest.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/21/2013

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New Details Emerge As Roommate Is Charged With Murder Of Fullerton Student

New details emerged Tuesday as an Orange man was formally charged with the murder of his roommate, a Cal State Fullerton student and Iraq War veteran.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/21/2013

KC Joy's booking photo. Joy is accused of murdering roommate Maribel Ramos. (credit: Orange County Sheriff's Dept.)

Roommate Charged With Murder Of Cal State Fullerton Student, Iraq War Veteran

A man was charged Tuesday with murdering his roommate and disposing her body in the unincorporated area the Santa Ana Mountains.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/21/2013

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In Murder Of Cal State Fullerton War Vet, New Details On What Suspect Told Police

As authorities prepare to charge the roommate of an Iraq war vet and Cal State Fullerton student with her murder Tuesday, new details are emerging from the investigation.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/20/2013

Maribel Manriquez Ramos, 36, of Orange, was reported missing Friday. (courtesy Orange PD)

Body Identified As Missing Fullerton Student, Roommate Arrested For Her Murder

A body found in an unincorporated area of the Santa Ana Mountains has been positively identified as missing Cal State Fullerton student Maribel Ramos.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/17/2013

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Only On CBS2: War Vet, ‘Dancing With The Stars’ Champ To Run In NYC Marathon

Former “Dancing with the Stars” champion J.R. Martinez may be best known for his ballroom shoes, but his running shoes are getting the most wear these days.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/09/2012

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Tunnel To Towers Foundation Builds Former Soldier, Triple Amputee A High-Tech Home

A former soldier and triple amputee takes a look at his new home in Temecula, built for him by the Tunnel To Towers Foundation. The “smart home” features special technology that will assist Corporal Juan Dominguez in living an independent life.


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Iraq War Veteran Accused In 6 Murders Tells Detective He Has ‘Killer Gene’

Disturbing new details are being released about the Iraq war veteran accused of at least six brutal murders in Orange County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/15/2012