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2014-07-27 12:20:15

OTTAWA, July 27, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, today issued the following statement to recognize the anniversary of the signing of the Korean Armistice Agreement and Korean War Veterans Day. "Today, we take time to reflect on the bravery and sacrifice of more than 26,000 Canadians who served during the Korean War. More than 60 years ago, these young men and women left their homes and families--put their entire lives on hold--to travel...

2013-11-11 23:02:27

Veteran’s Day a Time to Raise Awareness and Help those Who Served our Country Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 11, 2013 Untold numbers of people who served in the U.S. Armed Forces may have been exposed to asbestos during their time in the military, according to the Department of Veteran's Affairs' website, which was last updated in July 2012. On this Veteran’s Day, mesothelioma law firm Baron & Budd is working to raise awareness of the suffering this harmful toxin has...

2013-11-10 23:02:01

US Military personnel get 15% off this Sunday/Monday to celebrate Veteran's Day on military watches and everything in the store from the Heart Rate Watch Company. Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) November 10, 2013 Military watches, action cameras, solar charging equipment and more will be on sale Sunday and Monday to honor Veterans Day at the Heart Rate Watch Company. "We have always given active duty military and veterans a 10% discount but for two days only we are going to give them 15% off...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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