David Easterling, manager of the Suicide Prevention Program at Fort Riley in Kansas spray-paints Army boots white in 2009 as part of an on-base display to commemorate the six Fort Riley soldiers who committed suicide in 2008. Chris Hondros/Getty Images hide caption

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Suicide Hotline Fights To Keep Vets And Troops Alive
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For Veterans, The Wait For Disability Claims Grows Longer
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Newtown Shooter Had No Connection To School
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Ct. Authorities Release Few Shooting Details
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Residents In Conn. Town Struggle As Details Emerge
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Brooklyn Neighborhood Wants Its Heat Turned On
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Veterans from around the country have deployed to the Northeast to help after Superstorm Sandy. Jeff Blaney (left) of San Francisco was in the Army and Jamie Havig was a Navy medic attached to the Marines in Iraq. Quil Lawrence/NPR hide caption

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Veterans Deploy To Northeast After Superstorm Sandy
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New York To Allow Voters To Cast Ballots By Affidavit
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Many New Yorkers Still Unsure Of Where To Vote
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Race Canceled, Marathoners Run For Storm Relief
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N.Y., N.J. Scramble To Ensure Voting Is Possible
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Nick Staback, who lost both of his legs to a bomb in Afghanistan, talks with his mother, Maria Staback, in Scranton, Pa. Maria Staback took a leave of absence from her job to move in with her son while he was recuperating at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center outside Washington, D.C. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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Vet Walks On New Legs, With A Little Help From Mom
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Veterans applaud at an Oct. 8 campaign event in Swanton, Ohio, for Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan. Health care and unemployment are among veterans' chief concerns this election season, and both the Obama and the Romney campaigns have offered solutions. Mary Altaffer/AP hide caption

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Vets Seek Specifics On How Candidates Would Help
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