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Honorably discharged veterans will soon get to shop tax-free

Hey veterans, you can soon shop tax free.

John Glenn memorial plans abound on July birth date

Some plans to honor John Glenn didn't fly, but that hasn't stopped the late astronaut's devotees fro…

Burns sees Vietnam War as virus, documentary as vaccination

Filmmaker Ken Burns views the Vietnam War as a virus that infected Americans with an array of chroni…

Amputation tools used in Revolutionary War sell for $100K

Auction house officials say the tools show signs of heavy use and come from a time before doctors un…

More than 1,000 Vietnam War veterans to be honored at Fenway

Boston Red Sox officials say more than 1,300 veterans and their family members will be recognized on…

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Honorably discharged veterans will soon get to shop tax-free

Hey veterans, you can soon shop tax free.

John Glenn memorial plans abound on July birth date

Some plans to honor John Glenn didn't fly, but that hasn't stopped the late astronaut's devotees fro…

Burns sees Vietnam War as virus, documentary as vaccination

Filmmaker Ken Burns views the Vietnam War as a virus that infected Americans with an array of chroni…

Amputation tools used in Revolutionary War sell for $100K

Auction house officials say the tools show signs of heavy use and come from a time before doctors un…

More than 1,000 Vietnam War veterans to be honored at Fenway

Boston Red Sox officials say more than 1,300 veterans and their family members will be recognized on…

No expiration date for ‘beefed up’ GI Bill benefits under new proposal

Future military veterans will no longer have to worry about an expiration date on their education be…

Lawmakers reach initial deal to expand GI education bill

Congressional Republicans and Democrats have reached an initial agreement on the biggest expansion o…

Service dogs help Iraq War veteran in Wyoming deal with PTSD

A veteran reflects on his experiences in Iraq and how his two service dogs -- Apollo and Ares -- hel…

Your questions answered about the new veterans online shopping benefit

More than 95,000 people visited the military exchanges’ VetVerify.org website the first month after…

Forgotten valor: A look at a handful of heroes whose courage had been lost, until now

Among the military heroes in American history, only a few are very well known.

Veteran unemployment rises again in June

The first month of summer may have brought an extra 200,000 jobs for Americans, but veteran employme…

Police investigating vandalized Colorado military memorial

Police say vandals caused an estimated $50,000 in damage to the Colorado Freedom Memorial just a da…

Two veterans first to receive new generation of prosthetic limb

The LUKE arm, developed by DARPA, promises near-natural arm and hand motion.

Expanded military retiree tax breaks approved by North Carolina Senate

The state Senate voted Wednesday to expand how many income tax filers can deduct military pensions o…

VA to open emergency rooms to 'bad paper' vets on July 5

Veterans with other-than-honorable discharges for the first time will be able to receive emergency m…

Would GI Bill changes affect military recruitment?

Changes to the Post-9/11 GI Bill and other education benefits may have little impact on military rec…

From chatter to change: New image of PTSD stresses growth, not pity

The image of "broken" veterans is in retreat, the authors say, and now is the time to push positive…

Military history museum will come to the people

A nonprofit trying to start an Armed Forces Heritage Museum on the joint military base in Burlington…

Maine retreat for war-injured veterans is dedicated

Army Staff Sgt. Travis Mills was used to barking orders and having them obeyed, but he owes his life…

Former president's nonprofit leads vet transition summit

A healthy, educated veteran is a better employee. That message was at the heart of a meeting at the…

Indiana Navy veteran who survived 1985 hijacking dies

Palmer Funeral Homes confirmed 61-year-old Clinton Suggs died June 6 in his home in South Bend.

Soldier who lost 4 limbs opening retreat to help others

Army Staff Sgt. Travis Mills awoke in a hospital on his 25th birthday to learn that an explosion in…

Washington student working to preserve World War II history

While many high school juniors spend their free time watching television or playing video games, Han…

97-year-old Colorado veteran looks back on Army service and travels

John Tripp spent Memorial Day doing what he's done every year but once since 1957 — honoring his fal…