Capt. Dana Lyon's lies next to her husband's, Capt. David Lyon) coffin during transport back to the states from Afghanistan. The Air Force named the service's newest pre-positioning vessel after Capt. David Lyon, who died Dec. 27, 2013, in Kabul, Afghanistan, when a vehicle-born improvised explosive device was detonated near his convoy.
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A 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) Soldier places an American flag in front of fallen veteran’s grave stone at Arlington National Cemetery. Each year for the past 40 years, the 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment has honored America's fallen heroes by placing American flags at gravestones just prior to Memorial Day weekend. (Photo by Sgt. Jose Torres)
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1 in 4 war veterans will come home with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Over four million healthy, adoptable animals will be euthanized in shelters this year. Dogs provide healing and comfort to vets.
At long last, veteran receives his POW Medal
Dale Ellington, 91, who was a prisoner of war during World War II, finally received a POW Medal during a ceremony at the Veterans Home in Union Grove.
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The night before the burial of her husband's (2nd Lt. James Cathey) body, Katherine Cathey refused to leave the casket, asking to sleep next to his body for the last time. The Marines made a bed for her, tucking in the sheets below the flag. Before she fell asleep, she opened her laptop computer and played songs that reminded her of "Cat." This photographic series won the 2006 Pulitzer Prize in Feature Photography.
Mary McHugh at the grave of her fiance Sgt. James John Regan (who was killed by an IED explosion in Iraq, February 2007) at Arlington National Cemetery, May 27, 2007.
Santa grants 5-year-old Cleveland boy's wish, brings Army dad home for Christmas
Jordyn Thwing had only one request for Santa at Parmatown mall ... and the big guy comes through by reuniting him with his father, U.S. Army Sgt. Benjamin Thwing.
During the ceremony, Morgan Riddick, 3, of Woonsocket, R.I., son of Thomas Riddick, 30, leaned his head onto his father's leg. Morgan was pulled away from his father after having a difficult time saying goodbye (www.boston.com/news).
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The huge gap between current CMS offerings and what the world needed occurred to me during my time as CTO of The Huffington Post. When we were acquired by AOL in 2011, I inherited 53 properties built on dozens of different content management systems. It wasn't long after that I soon realized they we...