Veteran’s Day

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Conversations With Veterans: The Struggle Post Military Life

Female vets, who currently number close to two million, may have it even tougher than their male counterparts. One such veteran is Donna, a Denver-based, single mom, whose struggles lasted far longer than her deployment.

11/24/2014

World War II Veteran Charles Rohde visits the kMOX Broadcast Booth during the Blues' "Salute to Military Night" on Tuesday, November 11.

Blues & Lehtera Salute Military in Win

What a night at Scottrade Center. The Blues’ “Salute To Military Night” on Tuesday at Scottrade was quite the evening. From an emotional pregame ceremony honoring World War II Veteran Charles Rohde, to a 6-1 […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–11/12/2014

A parade goer holds a sign for those marching in the Veterans of Foreign Wars parade in St. Louis on July 22, 2014. UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Three Local Veterans to be Given Keys to Refurbished Cars

Easing the path for veterans returning to their everyday lives – that’s the goal of a program offered by St. Louis-based Enterprise Rent-A-Car.

11/11/2014

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Veterans Day

We talked about the needs our veterans have in 2014.

11/11/2014

Major General Susan Davidson recognizes her Veterans Day Parade co-grand marshals Alica Anderson & Velma Jesse outside Soldiers Memorial in downtown St. Louis on November 8, 2014 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

St. Louis Celebrates Veterans

Three women with military service backgrounds served as parade grand marshals this year.

11/08/2014

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In the Service of Soldiers: Raytheon’s 2014 Week of Service Honors Warfighters

The tour bus always goes quiet as the granite pillars and archways come into view along 17th Street in Washington D.C. An announcement from the tour guide breaks the silence and tells the old soldiers on board what they already know: They’ve arrived at the National World War II Memorial.

11/03/2014

A photo of the Chinese flag, via CBS News.

St. Louis Whistle-Blower: Feds Under-Prosecuted Chinese Map Making Case

Jim Peterson told the feds Sanborn Map Company was using Chinese subcontractors to create three-dimensional maps of Marine Corps bases in the U.S. and U.S. supply lines.

11/18/2013

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Charlie Brennan – Monday, November 11th – Poem by U.S. Army Capt. Thomas Casey McCausland

A poem about battle, and life after battle, by U.S. Army Capt. Thomas Casey McCausland, who died at the age of 32; STL Allergist Dr. Ray Davis; Mike Veeck; Military Journalist Thomas E. Ricks; and Market Analyst Larry Swedroe.

11/11/2013

Lt. Gen. Darren McDew, the commander of the 18th Air Force at Scott Air Force Base gives the keynote address at the greater St. Louis Veterans Day ceremony on November 9, 2013 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Saluting Veterans In Downtown St. Louis

This year’s Veterans Day service & parade paid special tribute to those who fought in the Korean War.

11/09/2013

Sailors walk past the Vietnam Memorial Wall (Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Our Veterans Should Not Be At Risk In Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

When the deal is being made to change the tax rates and cut the deficit we must remember to keep our commitment to our veterans.

11/12/2012

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