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Afghan Citizen Living In Philadelphia To Be Deported After Failing To Disclose Ties To Anti-western Insurgent Group

Hayatullah Dawari, 62, of Philadelphia, pleaded guilty Friday to two counts of immigration fraud and was sentenced to two years in prison. That sentence, however, was suspended for immediate deportation.

09/19/2014

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Gov. Christie On Terror Threat: ‘We Need To Be In A Proactive Mode’ To Protect The Region

Cuomo and Christie said they have directed their homeland security advisors and top police officials to review current security measures for the region and make recommendations for how best to respond to new threats.

09/16/2014

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Body Of U.S. General Killed In Afghanistan Arrives At Dover Air Force Base

A C-17 cargo plane carrying the body of 55-year-old Maj. Gen. Harold Greene landed Thursday morning at Dover, home to the nation’s largest military mortuary.

08/07/2014

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Couple With Pa. Ties Reportedly Captured By Taliban Surface In Video, Say They Have A Child

The families decided to make the videos public now, in light of the publicity surrounding the weekend rescue of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.

06/05/2014

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Schuylkill County Soldier Killed In Afghanistan

Capt. Jason B. Jones, 29, of Orwigsburg, Schuylkill County, died Monday, in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, of wounds received from small-arms.

06/03/2014

Stigall Show Log 5.27.14

Chris reviews President Obama’s comments on Memorial Day and the profitability of PA LCB stores. He talks to Phillies Manager Ryne Sandberg, Kristine Kennedy from Philly Beer Week and Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on a special Tuesday edition of the Monday Morning Matchup.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/27/2014

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‘Brothers Forever’ Remembers A Courageous Generation Of American Soldiers

On this Memorial Day, a Bucks County father remembers his son with a gripping account of a friendship between two American heroes and the sacrifices they each made defending our country.

05/26/2014

Caleb Speer (center) with parents Elaine and Tom Speer (credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Camden County Soldier Receives Hero’s Welcome After Completing Deployment Overseas

The community of Stratford, New Jersey came together Saturday to welcome home a local soldier from Afghanistan.

05/03/2014

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Pennsylvania Connection To Deadly Shooting In Kabul

Somber embraces Thursday morning outside the Lawndale Christian Health Center in Chicago as colleagues and patients of Doctor Jerry Umanos learn of the pediatrician’s death.

04/24/2014

This March 2005 file photo shows a portrait of US Marine Cpl. Patrick Tillman (R), former American football player for the Arizona Cardinals, part of an exhibit at Arlington National Cemetery showing 1,300 portraits of US troops who died in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.  (Photo credit PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Dom Giordano Talks With Former Congressman Allen West About Pat Tillman’s Death, 10 Years Ago

Tillman was a football player with the Arizona Cardinals in the NFL, who quit to join the army following 9/11.

04/21/2014

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Former Congressman Allen West Discusses His Upcoming Book Release

Dom Giordano talked to former Congressman Allen West about his book, Guardian of the Republic: An American Ronin’s Journey to Faith, Family, and Freedom, which will be released on April 1.

03/19/2014

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National Guard Soldiers Home From Afghanistan Face Next Challenge

And while it’s all smiles as these soldiers reunite with family, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel released plans to cut $75 billion to the military over the next two years.

02/26/2014

(Pfc. Richard Ferrick enjoys a Thanksgiving dinner served by the battalion and brigade command teams.  US Army file photo by Staff Sgt. Jeff VanWey, 4th BCT, 1st Cav. Div. PAO, used with permission)

In Northeast Philadelphia, Their Current Mission Is Thanksgiving Dinners

The Defense Logistics Agency, based in Northeast Philadelphia, makes all the arrangements to get a Thanksgiving feast into Afghanistan in time for the troops to enjoy a taste of home on the holiday.

11/21/2013

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Double Amputee Veteran Cycling 5,400 Miles To Raise $1M For Veterans

A Marine Veteran who lost both his legs after stepping on an IED in Afghanistan is determined to raise $1 million for veterans like himself, all with a push of a petal.

11/08/2013

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Soldier From Lancaster County Killed In Afghanistan

Military authorities say a Colorado-based Green Beret from Pennsylvania was killed over the weekend during an attack on his base in Afghanistan.

10/15/2013

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