IN FULL: Police update on Canberra airport shooting | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

IN FULL: Police update on Canberra airport shooting | ABC NewsABC News (Australia) Canberra airport evacuated after reports of gunfireSky News Australia Gunman arrested after gunshots inside Canberra airport terminalSydney Morning Herald Canberra airport evacuated after gunman fired into check-in areaABC News See full coverage on Google News

Migrants use charity money to flee New York when they can’t get to safety

The city’s accommodation system is too dysfunctional for these migrants! Four asylum seekers who braved the trek to the US-Mexico border – and across it – were so sick of waiting for beds in New York they used charity money to get out and get to Washington, DC, The Post has learned. The unidentified men … Read more

IN FULL: Royal Commission on Defense and Veteran Suicide presents interim report | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

IN FULL: Royal Commission on Defense and Veteran Suicide presents interim report | ABC NewsABC News (Australia) The home life of a teenager affected by military PTSDMandurah Courier Defense suicide interim report submitted to the Governor GeneralSky News Australia Live Updates: Royal Commission on Defense and Veteran Suicide Releases Interim ReportABC News See full coverage … Read more

PACT Act to Help Texas Veterans – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

President Joe Biden is set to sign the PACT Act on Wednesday, a law expanding health care benefits for Iraqi and Afghan veterans who have been exposed to toxic burning stoves. Le Roy and Rosie Torres of Robstown will be at the signing of this bill at the White House. Roy Torres, who served as … Read more

The Department of Veterans Affairs “cruel and inhumane”, according to the widow of a former serviceman

A woman whose husband killed himself after a decade of service in the Air Force has described the Department of Veterans Affairs as “cruel” and “inhumane”. Key points: Madonna Paul’s Husband Michael Was Finally Diagnosed With Depression And Cleared For PTSD After Coming Out After Michael’s death, Ms Paul struggled to access support from the … Read more

NYS landmarks will be lit up for Purple Heart Day

ALBANY, NY (NEWS10) – Fourteen landmarks across New York State will be lit up on Sunday to salute Purple Heart Day. “Today, the Purple Heart represents the immense cost and sacrifice our service members have made through their military service to our state and our nation,” said Governor Kathy Hochul. “New York State is forever … Read more

Ottawa is on track to spend $200 million a year on cannabis for veterans

Ottawa is reimbursing a record number of veterans for medical marijuana, with new figures showing the federal government shelled out more than $150 million in the last fiscal year And that’s just the beginning, as figures from Veterans Affairs Canada show the government is on track to spend nearly $200 million this year, as more … Read more

GoFundMe scammer who used homeless vet’s story gets 5 years

A New Jersey man who made up a story about a homeless veteran helping his then-girlfriend and used the story to solicit more than $400,000 in online donations was sentenced to five years in prison on Friday. ‘State. Mark D’Amico had pleaded guilty in December 2019 and admitted to concocting the feel-good story in late … Read more

Senator Pat Toomey slammed by comedian Jon Stewart over veteran burning fireplace legislation

US Senator Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania has been singled out by activist and comedian Jon Stewart for delaying legislation that would make it easier for veterans exposed to toxic chemicals to seek medical care. He’s not the only senator Stewart mentioned in his fiery and blasphemous speech outside the U.S. Capitol on Thursday, but the … Read more