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Ten Florida WWII Vets To Get France’s Highest Honor

Ten World War II veterans from Florida who fought alongside French troops will be honored with France’s highest distinction.

12/10/2013

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Obamacare May Bite You At The Vet’s Office

Pet owners listen up: You may want to start saving more money for veterinarian care this year. The reason goes all the way back to Washington and an unintended consequence from medical reform.

CBS4–03/11/2013

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Partnership Enables Elderly Miami Vets To Avoid Costly Nursing Homes

For decades, elderly veterans have poured $100,000 a year, on average, into the Miami VA System. Thanks to a new partnership between that system and Miami Jewish Health, a less expensive option is now available.

CBS4–12/08/2012

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Davie Job Fair Aims To Put Veterans Back To Work

Military veterans out of work are in luck. On Wednesday, they can access more than 400 job openings and government programs aimed at launching a small business.

CBS4–10/04/2012

A lone bugler plays Taps during a wreath laying ceremony at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial commemorating Veterans Day 11 November  2005 on the National Mall in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: TIM SLOAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Vets Day Freebies To Honor Military Service

As a salute to those who have served our country, or are still serving as active military, on Friday, many restaurants, retailers, and other businesses are offering freebies on Veterans Day. Here are some of the options

11/10/2011

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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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