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The Bob Hope USO center at LAX is getting an upgrade

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| The Bob Hope USO center at LAX is about to get an upgrade. The new facility is in the base of the iconic Theme Building, more commonly known as the spaceship hovering in the center of the airport’s terminals.

How connected do you feel to the military? We want to hear

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There's a growing military-civilian divide. How connected do you feel to the armed forces? Tell us.

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Vets are learning job skills bringing Henry IV to life in LA

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The Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles is teaching veterans theater tech jobs skills while they work behind-the-scenes on the upcoming production of Henry IV.

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Landlords are turning away vets with housing vouchers

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In a hot Los Angeles rental market, landlords are turning away veterans with housing vouchers. And it's legal.

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The VA wants to move a PTSD clinic. The vets are fighting back

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Veterans in West LA see their PTSD clinic as their home. So why does the VA want to move it?

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Can Trump ask Cal Guard to report for border duty?

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President Trump announced this week he wants to send American troops to the U.S.-Mexico border to prevent illegal crossings and drug smuggling.

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VA wants one developer for massive West LA housing effort

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Taking heat for slow progress in housing veterans on its West L.A. campus, the VA says it will seek a Principal Developer to oversee most of the planned 1,200 units.

Deported Army veteran wins fight for US citizenship

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Lawyers for Hector Barajas said the government informed them Thursday their client should attend a naturalization ceremony on April 13 in San Diego. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services confirmed the decision.