military http://kbia.org en Procession planned for Rolla soldier http://kbia.org/post/procession-planned-rolla-soldier <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">A 37-year-old soldier killed by a gunman in the recent shooting at Fort Hood, Texas, will be honored with a procession before being laid to rest.</p><p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:49:46 +0000 Associated Press 51196 at http://kbia.org Procession planned for Rolla soldier Mo. bill extends voter registration for military http://kbia.org/post/mo-bill-extends-voter-registration-military <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Some&nbsp;<font color="red">Missouri</font>&nbsp;lawmakers want to make it easier for members of the&nbsp;<font color="red">military</font>&nbsp;to vote when they return from deployments.</p><p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 13:30:51 +0000 Associated Press 49797 at http://kbia.org Mo. bill extends voter registration for military Why veterans have a hard time returning to civilian life http://kbia.org/post/why-veterans-have-hard-time-returning-civilian-life <p><strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Watch the show and join the conversation on the&nbsp;<a href="http://intersectkbia.weebly.com/" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Intersection website.</a></strong><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p> Mon, 18 Nov 2013 23:49:27 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 43994 at http://kbia.org Why veterans have a hard time returning to civilian life Nixon signs bill to help vets afford higher education http://kbia.org/post/nixon-signs-bill-help-vets-afford-higher-education <p style="line-height: 200%; background-position: initial initial; background-repeat: initial initial;">&nbsp;</p><p style="line-height: 200%; background-position: initial initial; background-repeat: initial initial;">Missouri Governor Jay Nixon signed seven bills into law today help military veterans. One bill allows veterans to receive lower in-state tuition rates at public colleges and universities in the state of Missouri after they leave the military.</p> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 20:56:56 +0000 Associated Press 36828 at http://kbia.org Nixon signs bill to help vets afford higher education Blunt calls lifting of combat ban 'inevitable' http://kbia.org/post/blunt-calls-lifting-combat-ban-inevitable <p></p><p>The pentagon announced Thursday the lifting of a ban on women serving in combat. With the policy reversal, women will have the opportunity to serve in combat if they meet certain "gender-neutral standards."</p><p> Fri, 25 Jan 2013 01:00:17 +0000 Kristofor Husted 27799 at http://kbia.org Blunt calls lifting of combat ban 'inevitable' Escalating tensions in Egypt http://kbia.org/post/escalating-tensions-egypt <p>Egypt is an ancient civilization with a newborn democracy. &nbsp;So, after revolutionaries toppled dictator Hosni Mubarak, growing pains were expected. The top generals have been ruling the country for six decades, and they weren&rsquo;t about to give up power without a fight.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 12 Jul 2012 22:44:54 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 17468 at http://kbia.org Escalating tensions in Egypt Mo. lawmakers approve veteran job training measure http://kbia.org/post/mo-lawmakers-approve-veteran-job-training-measure <p>Missouri lawmakers have given final approval to a bill that could help military veterans receive on-the-job training for private-sector jobs. Tue, 01 May 2012 14:05:49 +0000 Associated Press 13331 at http://kbia.org Mo. lawmakers approve veteran job training measure