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Los Angeles at a glance: 7 quick tips for military travelers

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Remembering Lt. Gen. Hal Moore: Read the moving eulogy delivered by his eldest son

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Is it time to give Chesty Puller the Medal of Honor?

The most decorated Marine in the Corps' history, Puller was never nominated for the Medal of Honor.

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The director job has been open for nine months, leading to concerns about reform efforts in the offi…

White House denies reports of mobilizing National Guard for immigration roundups

Spokesman Sean Spicer says a draft memo that suggests the plan is not from the administration.

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Trump names H.R. McMaster new national security adviser

McMaster, an Army lieutenant general, replaces Michael Flynn, who resigned last week.

Pence tries to reassure Europeans on U.S. support

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Trump's proposed big military budget no sure thing

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New VA Secretary joins Trump on Twitter

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Soldier, a WWII POW who saved hundreds by defying Nazis, nominated for Congressional Gold Medal

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It's official: Military exchanges plan to offer online access to veterans by Nov. 11

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Federal oversight agency wants the military to screen for gambling addiction

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Elizabeth Warren on credentialing concerns: 'I think we can fix this problem'

Given the training and skills service members get on the job, it should be easier for their credenti…

Some military families say doctors dropping out of new Tricare networks

Some military families are already seeing some doctors and other health care providers dropping out…

Deadlines looming for military family scholarships

It's the scholarship season, and some important scholarship deadlines are looming for military child…

From fast friends to the ‘Daddy Board,’ how one Army wife tackles her husband's deployment

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Keeping the faith: 'Hacksaw Ridge' producer on honoring a hero

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Gridiron general: Odierno talks safety, growth in new role as USA Football chairman

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