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WWII Navy vet overcame typhoons and a torpedo to become well-known academic

Carl Lee Davis grew up in a very small rural community in Kentucky, later finding himself on a ship…

Troops can now sign up to learn more about the military's new blended retirement system

Just one day after the launch of an online training program about the new Blended Retirement System,…

Navy's new blended retirement course is available online

On Tuesday, Navy officials launched the Blended Retirement System (BRS) Opt-In course online.

Federal hiring freeze could cause problems for managers, veterans

Thousands of posts at the Pentagon and VA could go unfilled under the president's new executive orde…

Marine families raise concerns their children's cancers may be linked to South Carolina base

Two Marine Corps wives are stepping up their quest for answers about whether their children's cancer…

New in 2017: Huge changes ahead for military retirement

A big decision looms for many service members: preserve a place in the military pension system or op…

New in 2017: Expect rigorous debate over military pay and benefits

Donald Trump has promised to boost military spending and “take care of the military” better than Pre…

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Meet Team USA's military troops and veterans going to the Rio Olympics

Active service members dominate the Rio-bound contingent of military Olympians, plus a midshipman an…

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Tricare Help: Son is turning 23, what are his options?

A military dependent ages out of Tricare and finds Tricare Young Adult too pricey.

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2 Army bases blame Trump hiring freeze for child care cuts, despite DoD exemption

Despite Defense Department guidance that exempts child care workers from President Trump's federal c…

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

The expanded online benefit for former service members won't extend to brick-and-mortar stores.

Federal oversight agency wants the military to screen for gambling addiction

Defense Department officials say its impractical to conduct annual screenings for gambling addiction…

Investing in human performance

The U.S. military should substantially increase its investment in biometric monitoring and feedback,…

DeCA boss announces retirement as major commissary changes near

As the commissary benefit begins to undergo fundamental changes, the director of the Defense Commiss…

Troops can now sign up to learn more about the military's new blended retirement system

Just one day after the launch of an online training program about the new Blended Retirement System,…

VA is studying gut bacteria in PTSD, TBI patients following success in mice

Veterans Affairs researchers want to know if an over-the-counter probiotic given to colicky babies c…

New commissary calculations show shoppers save less money than previously thought

Commissary customers save 23.7 percent compared with shoppers at civilian grocery stores -- lower th…