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Heartwarming military surprises

United States Army Sgt. Zach Ames, center, who has been on a one-year deployment to Afghanistan, surprises his wife, Bri Ames, left, and their daughter Emersyn, right, with a reunion prior to an NFL football game between the New York Jets and the Seattle Seahawks on Veterans Day, Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Heartwarming military homecomings at sporting events

Today we take a moment to appreciate our freedoms that are and have been protected everyday by our military. Sports teams around the country have helped these men and women surprise their families with incredibly emotional reunions. Today we thank the men and women of the armed forces who have served this country.