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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…

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Best for Vets: Colleges 2017 — new rankings of 175 schools

As in years past, competition to make the list was intense, and most colleges that filled out the su…

Best for Vets: Places to Live 2016 — new rankings of 125 cities

For many people, Hawaii and sunny Southern California are dream vacation destinations. For you, coul…

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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…

Nebraska veterans turn to horse-assisted therapy

"Everyday life I'm going to have struggles, and I know that's going to be for the rest of my life. .…

Omaha veterans with disabilities get new flags and flagpoles

"These guys, every one of them has fought and their buddies have died for that flag. ... When they s…

Daughter tries to learn more about her WWII veteran dad

Diane Liss spent Memorial Day remembering her father, a decorated World War II veteran. But the La S…

Prince Harry promotes Invictus Games in Canadian interview

Prince Harry says his late mother drew a spotlight to causes and issues that didn't get attention. N…

Ex-VA exec says he wasn't told hospital cost

"I'm just astounded, quite frankly, I'm absolutely astounded," Glenn Haggstrom told The Associated P…

Unemployment for post-9/11 vets back up in May

After a record-low unemployment rate in April, the percentage of unemployed post-9/11 veterans ticke…

Post-9/11 GI Bill education guide

Tips and advice on using your GI Bill benefits

Tuition assistance education guide

Tips and advice on using tuition assistance

Fewer students use TA, GI Bill in fiscal 2016

The number of service members using military tuition assistance dropped again in fiscal year 2016, c…

Adam West, Army vet who played 1960s-era Batman, dies at 88

Adam West, whose straight-faced portrayal of Batman in a campy 1960s TV series lifted the tight-clad…

Film spotlights Holocaust survivor's search for US soldier

It was a simple act of kindness by a complete stranger, but it left a lasting impression on a young…

House seeks to pass VA accountability bill next week

The House will vote next week on Senate-passed legislation to make firing employees easier for the t…

Senate passes new rules for firing VA employees

The measure now heads to the House, where leaders have already promised quick consideration.

VA officials say veterans court program is a success

Two years after 2nd Judicial District Veterans Court was instituted, the numbers show that veterans…

VA to use DOD's electronic medical records system

The move is designed to ease information sharing between military medical centers and VA doctors.

Female veteran business leaders share their tips for success

At a Mission Continues event last month, they told women to embrace their experience and use their m…

Utah prison inmates crochet blankets for military veterans

Utah State Prison inmates are taking up crochet and making blankets with intricate, patriotic design…

75 years after Midway, Navy hero honored in hometown

C. Wade McClusky Jr. faced a tough decision on June 4, 1942: turn his low-on-fuel U.S. Navy air squa…