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Opinion: A Mad, Personal-Attacking, Interrupting Obama Loses Third Presidential Debate

Romney won this debate in more ways than one – most impressively due to his dignified style.

10/23/2012

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The Invisible Wounds of War

What is happening to our soldiers? More U.S. soldiers have killed themselves, than have died on the battlefields of Iraq and Afghanistan. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury are the suspected culprits.

CBS4–05/03/2012

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Gas Prices Spike As Drivers Complain

South Florida’s recent spike in gas prices isn’t coming from the traditional “Supply and Demand” market forces, but rather “Investors” jumping into the commodities markets at the same time a major oil producer threatens to cut exports.

CBS4–02/21/2012

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Vet Fran Looks To Lower Veteran Unemployment

Sometimes lost amidst the unemployment crisis is the plight of returning veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan. But a franchise expo on Miami Beach this weekend is hoping to change their luck for the better.

CBS4–01/20/2012

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South Florida Marine Remembers “Hell” of War In Iraq

On May 1st, 2003, then President George W. Bush walked across the deck of the aircraft carrier, the USS Abraham Lincoln, and declared combat victory in the war in Iraq.

CBS4–12/15/2011

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Condoleezza Rice Touts New Tome At UM

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice made a South Florida stop Thursday in support of her new book, No Higher Honor.

CBS4–11/03/2011

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Returning Vets Face High Unemployment, Emotional Challenges

When more than 40,000 troops leave Iraq in the next two months, many will make their way back home to re-join the civilian world. In addition to emotional challenges, many of these heroes will find themselves unemployed, without civilian skills.

CBS4–10/25/2011

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U.S. Military Photographer Cuts Deal On Passport Fraud Charge

A military photographer who served in Iraq and Guantanamo Bay has reached a deal with federal prosecutors in Miami on charges that he made false statement on a U.S. passport application.

CBS4–07/12/2011

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Miami Former Soldier Faces Fraud Charges

A former Miami soldier and who later served the US Government as a Guantanamo Bay photographer is facing federal fraud charges Miami over the passport he 0btained so he could serve in Iraq.

CBS4–06/24/2011

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Local Soldier Home For The Holidays–Finally

There’s no place like home for the holidays. Just ask Oscar Ramos, a local soldier, who’s spending Christmas with his South Florida family.

CBS4–12/25/2010

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