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A sister uses her gifts to send messages to her brother, a fallen soldier

For Sonja St. John, whose brother died in Iraq, making a violin is a methodical art. ""It's a way to…

American Legion blasts Trump budget as 'stealth privatization' of VA

Veterans advocates are unhappy with the spending plans trims for veterans benefits and boosts to the…

Ready to serve: Businesses find vets are dedicated, capable

Clinton Smith hires veterans because he knows military service has helped them become dedicated and…

VA plans mental care for discharged vets, but at what cost?

Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin touted new efforts Wednesday to expand urgent mental health…

VA defends plan to cut thousands of dollars from elderly vets' benefits

The move would stop paying unemployment-style stipends to retirement age beneficiaries.

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A sister uses her gifts to send messages to her brother, a fallen soldier

For Sonja St. John, whose brother died in Iraq, making a violin is a methodical art. ""It's a way to…

American Legion blasts Trump budget as 'stealth privatization' of VA

Veterans advocates are unhappy with the spending plans trims for veterans benefits and boosts to the…

Ready to serve: Businesses find vets are dedicated, capable

Clinton Smith hires veterans because he knows military service has helped them become dedicated and…

VA plans mental care for discharged vets, but at what cost?

Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin touted new efforts Wednesday to expand urgent mental health…

VA defends plan to cut thousands of dollars from elderly vets' benefits

The move would stop paying unemployment-style stipends to retirement age beneficiaries.

New ticket program gives troops, veterans a chance to see Broadway's 'Bandstand'

The Tony-nominated show partnered with Got Your 6 and Vet Tix to offer sponsored seats.

House OKs revamp of VA appeals in bid to cut claims backlog

The House easily approved legislation Tuesday to cut the time it takes for the Department of Veteran…

Vermont highway named in honor of Operation Desert Storm

A Vermont highway has been renamed to commemorate the 1991 American-led war in the Persian Gulf.

Trump's big VA budget request comes with proposed trims to veterans benefits

Administration officials said the moves will cut waste and help pay for more department services.

Wal-mart hires 170,000 vets

A boost in veteran hires and revamped pay policies for reservists are among the highlights in Wal-ma…

World War II veteran receives Bronze Star 73 years later

A World War II veteran has received the Bronze Star he was awarded 73 years ago for his service in a…

US refuses to add sailors' names to Vietnam Memorial

The Pentagon has refused a long-standing request to add the names of 74 U.S. sailors who died in a 1…

Senate's first female war vet looks for bipartisan victories

Iowa's Joni Ernst sees military and veterans issues as a common cause for a fractured Congress to ra…

Attackers beat former Army Ranger and steal his service dog

The Army veteran was attacked by two men in the Bronx.

Report: DoD may have improperly booted thousands of troops with mental health conditions

The findings call into question whether military leaders are following proper screening policies.

VA warns that scammers are trying to take advantage of Choice Program users

Scammers are targeting veterans who misdial the area code for the Veterans Choice program hotline.

Military Times Best Colleges Survey is open

Military Times has launched its latest survey to identify the best colleges and universities for mil…

WWII veteran, 91, receives overdue medals in Rhode Island

Like many of the men he served with, Joseph Aquilante was eager to get home after World War II and l…

Two old Army buddies, one kidney, and a life saved

Army veteran Kai Johns was told by doctors that both of his kidneys had failed and he needed an imme…

Lawmakers, veterans push Michigan war memorial's restoration

A crumbling Detroit pillar dedicated to Michigan's war veterans is in need of restoration.

Colorado military vets now fighting for college credits

"You can't tell me that someone who has served overseas and learned to speak two languages is not qu…

Veterans open nonprofit to bring hope to other veterans

For Patrick Wright, a Marine veteran of 14 years, hope comes in the form of action.

Trump's promised hotline for veterans remains unfilled

The complaints line is among multiple campaign pledges that have not yet been completed.

This week in Congress: Prepping for the White House budget

Defense and veterans hearings for the week of May 15.