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  • Former Vice President Joe Biden, second from right, and his wife Dr. Jill Biden, walk with members of Walking With The Wounded as they complete the 1,000-mile Walk of America, Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, in New York. (Mary Altaffer/AP)
    Vets walk across US to draw attention to mental health fight

    Six American and British veterans who walked across the U.S. to raise awareness about mental health problems related to combat service finished their trip Thursday in New York City, where they were met by former Vice President Joe Biden and his wife, Jill.

  • This undated photo provided by Make the Road New York shows Concepcion, left, and her husband Margarito Silva. (Make the Road New York/Silva family photo via AP)
    Immigrant couple freed after being detained at Fort Drum

    Immigration authorities have freed a Mexican husband and wife who were arrested when they tried to make an Independence Day visit their pregnant daughter at an Army fort in upstate New York.

  • A Mexican couple trying to visit their daughter and enlisted son-in-law at New York's Fort Drum were arrested by federal immigration officials. The couple acknowledged they were in the U.S. illegally. (Fort Drum)
    Visit to Fort Drum lands Mexican immigrants in detention

    Relatives of a Mexican couple detained while trying to visit their pregnant daughter at an Army fort in upstate New York are asking immigration officials to set the couple free.