Veterans’ 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.


Volunteers fix veterans' gravestones in Beverly. (WBZ-TV)

North Shore Volunteers Work To Restore Veterans’ Graves

Volunteers are working to make sure the final resting place of every veteran gets the dignity it deserves.


To recognize Veterans Day and honor those who have served in the United States Armed Forces, members of the Red Sox front office, including alumnus Sam Horn and Wally the Green Monster, visited West Roxbury Veterans Hospital on November 11, 2014 in West Roxbury, Massachusetts. (Photo by Michael Ivins/Boston Red Sox)

Red Sox Honor Veterans With Hospital, Shelter Visits

The Boston Red Sox made sure to honor those who have served their country on Veteran’s Day by visiting veterans hospitals and homeless shelters throughout Massachusetts on Tuesday.


Boston Celtics guard Rajon Rondo. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Rondo Returns To Practice, Honors Veterans With Star-Themed Socks

Rajon Rondo returned to practice on Tuesday, and made sure to honor those who have fought for their country in the process.


Veterans at a statehouse Veterans Day ceremony (WBZ-TV)

Patrick Salutes Veterans In Massachusetts

Massachusetts marked Veterans Day on Tuesday with commemorations around the state, including a parade in Boston in which gay and transgender veterans are being allowed to march for the first time.


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Keller @ Large: Why We Honor Our Veterans

Anyone can pause for a moment to honor our veterans by reflecting on exactly what it is these men and women do.


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Gay Vets To March In Boston Veterans Day Parade

A group representing lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender military veterans says it will be the first to march in Boston’s annual Veterans Day parade.


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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.


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White Mountain National Forest Waives Day Fees This Weekend

In celebration of President’s Day weekend, the White Mountain National Forest is joining other forests across the country in waiving fees at all day-use areas Saturday through Monday.


Dr. Mark Price. (WBZ-TV)

Worcester Doctor Not A Typical Veteran

Most new recruits join the armed services before they have launched a career or started a family.