FOX 7 Care Force: ALS and veterans

The Department of Defense has doubled its request for money to find out why veterans are being hit so hard by amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or ALS.

Homes for our Troops builds new home for Texas veteran

Sgt. David Guzman and his family will move from Mission, Texas to a new home, built by Homes for our Troops, in Wimberly. Once completed the house, will be more accessible, for Guzman, the career veteran who joined the army in 1989.

FOX 7 Care Force: The story behind Black Hawk Down

Last month was the 26th anniversary of the battle of Mogadishu in Somalia in 1993. The battle was immortalized in a 1999 book and a 2001 film and was the first time Americans were in sustained combat since Vietnam. FOX 7 Austin's Mike Warren spoke to one Austin man who knows the story first hand.

Fox 7 Care Force: AVA Fest

Using visual art, photography, sculpture, theater, poetry, dance, music, culinary arts, etc; this festival will gather veterans and their community's across the nation.

Desert Warrior Flight

Honor Flight Austin has taken hundreds of veterans of World War II, Korea, and Vietnam to visit memorials in our nation's capitol. Today, they had their inaugural Desert Warrior Flight.

Kendra Scott burglary

Austin police have arrested a man accused of burglarizing the Kendra Scott flagship store on South Congress.

Upcoming flights with Honor Flight Austin

The group has taken thousands of veterans to our nation's capital to visit the memorials built in honor of them. Former Mayor of Austin, Vietnam veteran and Vice Chairman of Honor Flight Lee Leffingwell has more.