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Wolf Blitzer delivers the most important breaking news and political, international, and national security stories of the day. Tune to The Situation Room weekdays 5-6:30pm ET on CNN.

December 16th, 2013
07:05 PM ET

Budget ax looming over veterans

Veterans could face reductions in benefits as a result of the new budget deal, sparing the government around $6 billion.


Filed under: Budget cuts • Military • Tom Foreman • veteran
May 27th, 2013
06:46 PM ET

Sinise: "Lt. Dan" is a part of my life

Actor Gary Sinise talks about his involvement with veterans and how playing "Lieutenant Dan" changed his life.

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Filed under: Entertainment • Interviews • Military • veteran
May 27th, 2013
11:14 AM ET

Tornado Hero: Veteran shelters victims

Brian Todd reports on a war vet who saved three, and also tried to save mom and baby who died at 7-Eleven, in tornado.

RELATED STORY: Military joins search for Oklahoma tornado victims


Filed under: Brian Todd • Military • Oklahoma • Tornado • veteran
March 29th, 2013
10:17 AM ET

Feds: Army vet helped al Qaeda group

A former U.S. soldier is charged with terror offenses after he allegedly helped an al Qaeda-linked rebel group in Syria. CNN's Jill Dougherty reports.

RELATED STORY: U.S. ex-soldier charged with using RPG for al Qaeda group


Filed under: al Qaeda • Jill Dougherty • Military • Syria • Terror • veteran
March 26th, 2013
10:17 AM ET

'Amazing Race' in Vietnam angers vets

Brian Todd reports on CBS's apology to American vets for using an anti-American memorial on "The Amazing Race."

RELATED STORY: 'Amazing Race' apologizes to Vietnam War vets

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Filed under: Brian Todd • John McCain • veteran
August 13th, 2012
10:27 AM ET

Disabled vet mocked at hotel

A paralyzed war veteran says a hotel worker in Texas mocked his request for help down a flight of stairs.


Filed under: Sandra Endo • Texas • veteran
July 25th, 2012
10:18 AM ET

Romney attacks on leaks, defense cuts

GOP presidential hopeful Mitt Romney goes after President Obama on White House leaks in a speech to the VFW.

RELATED STORY: Romney borrows from Obama foreign policy playbook


Filed under: 2012 election • Dana Bash • Mitt Romney • President Obama • veteran
July 23rd, 2012
11:07 AM ET

Navy vet describes Aurora shooting

Shooting survivor Josh Nowlan speaks to CNN's Kyung Lah from his hospital bed.


Filed under: Colorado • Kyung Lah • veteran
July 6th, 2012
06:35 PM ET

Duckworth: Vets should talk about service

Democratic House candidate Tammy Duckworth responds to criticism she overplays her military service on campaign trail.

RELATED STORY: Duckworth defends military talk on the campaign trail


Filed under: Democrats • Illinois • Interviews • Military • veteran • Wolf Blitzer
July 5th, 2012
10:46 AM ET

Veteran returns to no home in Colorado

One family in Colorado is determined to turn the tragedy of the wildfires into a new beginning.


Filed under: Colorado • fire • veteran