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Proposed Union Soldier Civil War Monument In Florida Sparks Outrage

The Battle of Olustee in 1864 was the largest Civil War battle fought in Florida. Nearly 150 years later, the Union is looking to return.

12/03/2013

(Source: CBS4)

40 Florida Army National Guard Soldiers Return Home

It was quite a homecoming for the Florida families of the Florida Army National Guard’s 856th Quartermaster Support Company.

CBS4–06/02/2013

Janine Lutz, mother of veteran whose PTSD drove him to suicide (Source: CBS4)

Focus on South Florida: Veterans & PTSD

Janine Lutz has started up a nonprofit to help troubled veterans and their families, after her own son, who was suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, committed suicide.

My TV 33–05/20/2013

(CBS4)

Wounded Warriors Take To Softball Field To Raise Awareness, Hope

You might call them a team of heroes. Members of the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team all lost limbs while serving overseas, but that didn’t stop from becoming first class athletes, and this weekend you can see them play right here in South Florida.

CBS4–12/07/2012

iPads For Soldiers

New Postal Policy Hinders S. Fla. Soldier Charity Donations

Troops overseas have become dependent on Apple iPads as their only form of communication with loved ones overseas.

CBS4–08/17/2012

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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

(Source: CBS4)

Army Band Supports Amputee Softball Team Against MBPD

The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team is back at it again, playing ball when they go up against the Miami Beach Police Department Saturday.

CBS4–12/17/2011

(Source: CBS4)

Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team Takes On MBPD

It’s time to play ball, and that’s just what the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team is doing when they go up against the Miami Beach Fire Department and Miami Beach Police Department, beginning Friday.

CBS4–12/16/2011

(Source: CBS4)

Military Testing New Technology, Robots To Save Lives

American soldiers know when they go in to battle there is a chance they may not make it out alive. It’s these losses that has the military testing new technology. Robots will soon replace human medics.

CBS4–06/10/2011

(Source: CBS4)

Auction Saw Positive Bids On Madoff’s Possessions

The remaining possessions of multi-billion dollar Ponzi scam artist Bernard Madoff and his wife Ruth hit the auction block, and Saturday was the last day to bid on the items.

CBS4–06/04/2011

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