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The parade for Iraq and Afghanistan vets would follow the Canyon of Heroes route in Manhattan.

New Dorp »

Staff Sgt. Michael Ollis, 24, was killed in Afghanistan shielding the soldier from a suicide bomber.

Great Kills »

The vigil will be for Staff Sgt. Michael Ollis, 24, who was killed last week in Afghanistan.

Manhattan »

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four others are facing a potential death sentence if convicted.

East Village & Lower East Side »

City Councilwoman Margaret Chin is set to introduce a resolution in the wake of Danny Chen's death.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Community Board 3 and State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver pushed the Department of Defense for answers in a Chinatown soldier's death, allegedly after he was the target of racial slurs by superiors.

Midtown & Theater District »

Iraq War veteran Dan Choi, who was discharged because he's gay, re-enlisted in the Army in Times Square on Monday.