• September 19, 2014

Death rate unusually high for young veterans

Bonnie, left, and Danny McAlpin stand Nov. 26, 2013, in their El Sobrante, Calif. home where they raised their family and not far from the place where their son, Iraq war veteran Rusty McAlpin, committed suicide with a handgun not long after leaving the Army. (Rick Loomis/Los Angeles Times/MCT)

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