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A class-action lawsuit by Vietnam vets asks the Pentagon to reverse less-than-honorable discharges, due to PTSD symptoms suffered after combat.
NBC News’ Tom Brokaw interviews Angelina Jolie about her latest film, “Unbroken,” chronicling the remarkable life of 97-year-old Louis Zamperini.
By Katerina Athanasiou Sharp Decisions, a New York City-based IT company, is recruiting the next class of veterans for their Vocations, Education and Training for ServiceMembers (V.E.T.S.) Program, now in its second year. The project is the brainchild of CEO Karen Ross, who began V.E.T.S. as a means of giving back to troops, who often […]
Firing the opening salvo in a bloody budget battle, U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel recommended drastic cuts of billions of dollars that would take American military forces to its lowest level since before World War II.
RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. — President Barack Obama on Saturday signed separate measures into law to lift the federal debt limit and restore benefits that had been cut for younger military retirees.Obama signed the bills during a weekend golf vacation in Southern California.
By Katerina Athanasiou The Departments of Veterans Affairs (VA), Defense, Education, and Justice, as well as the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the Federal Trade Commission have launched an online compliant system to collect feedback from veterans, service members, and their families when they are having trouble using Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits and the Military […]
What do some of the world’s greatest athletes do to let off some nervous energy? If you’re a member of the U.S. Olympic squad, you train, commune with teammates, pose and, of course, take to social media.U.S.
There have been countless stories written about the Greatest Generation. But now another honor goes to those known as the Monument Men.