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Vietnam veteran gives back to a younger generation

Vietnam veteran gives back to a younger generationArmy veteran John Ohmer volunteers two days a week at the USO at Fort Meade.
  • Features
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Military

Veterans Day: 5 facts about surviving WWII veterans

Veterans Day: 5 facts about surviving WWII veteransAmericans honor veterans and active members of the military Tuesday on Veterans Day.
  • Military
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Military

Md. veteran gets Bronze Star after 5-year wait

Md. veteran gets Bronze Star after 5-year waitA Maryland veteran has received a Bronze Star after waiting for the award for more than five years.
  • Military
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
News

TSA Precheck extended to U.S. service academies

TSA Precheck extended to U.S. service academiesThe Transportation Security Administration extended TSA Precheck expedited screening benefits to students of the four U.S. service academies, according to the Department of Defense on Monday.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
News

Veterans Affairs vows focus on customer service

Veterans Affairs vows focus on customer serviceVA Secretary Robert McDonald called the restructuring the largest in the department's history and said it will bring a singular focus on customer service to an agency that serves 22 million veterans.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Money

Siqin holds Camouflage to Couture for military women

Siqin holds Camouflage to Couture for military womenWomen's boutique SIQIN will host the free event Camouflage to Couture for women in the military, active service members and veterans, on November 16th.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
News

Report: Veterans Affairs to reorganize

Report: Veterans Affairs to reorganizeMonday, the new head of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will announce a major reorganization.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Consumer

Veteran-made holiday gifts for everyone on your list

Veteran-made holiday gifts for everyone on your listFrom small stocking stuffers to under-the-tree surprises, here are some of our favorite military-grade, veteran-made gift ideas.
  • Consumer
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Military

Navy SEALs 'frustrated' by bin Laden raid disclosures

Navy SEALs 'frustrated' by bin Laden raid disclosuresU.S. special operations leaders are scrambling to contain the damage as another Navy SEAL opens up about the raid on Osama bin Laden's compound.
  • Military
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Military

Osama bin Laden shooter ID'd ahead of Fox interview

Osama bin Laden shooter ID'd ahead of Fox interviewThe former Navy SEAL who claims to have shot and killed Osama bin Laden has been identified.
  • Military
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
News

Civil War officer receives Medal of Honor

Civil War officer receives Medal of HonorPresident Obama has presented the nation's highest military honor to a Union Army officer who was killed during the Battle of Gettysburg.
  • News
  • 2 weeks ago
Military

SEALs told to avoid limelight as ex-SEAL talks to TV

SEALs told to avoid limelight as ex-SEAL talks to TVThe head of the Naval Special Warfare Command is telling its special operations forces to to stay out of the limelight.
  • Military
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Local

Possible ISIS leaflets found at Quantico

Possible ISIS leaflets found at QuanticoOfficials have launched an investigation into leaflets found near Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., which "may or may not be associated with the terrorist organization known as the Islamic State"
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Military

Ohio veteran fined for therapy ducks

Ohio veteran fined for therapy ducksA veteran who was cited for keeping ducks within village limits was found guilty Wednesday.
  • Military
  • 3 weeks ago
Ebola

Hagel approves 21-day Ebola quarantine for troops

Hagel approves 21-day Ebola quarantine for troopsDefense Secretary Chuck Hagel has approved a recommendation by military leaders that all U.S. troops returning from Ebola response missions in West Africa be kept in supervised isolation for 21 days.
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Military

Found remains of WWII vet to be buried in Oakland

Found remains of WWII vet to be buried in OaklandA World War II airman whose remains were found more than 60 years after he was shot down over Germany will finally be laid to rest.
  • Military
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Health

US Military Ebola team to train in San Antonio

US Military Ebola team to train in San AntonioThe Pentagon says specialized training for a new, 30-member U.S. military Ebola response team will take place at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio.
  • Health
  • 1 month ago
Arlington

Woman sick at Pentagon does not have Ebola

Woman sick at Pentagon does not have EbolaAll 22 passengers aboard a bus carrying an ill woman near the Pentagon have been cleared to leave on Friday afternoon.
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  • 1 month ago
News

VP Biden's son discharged from Navy Reserve for failing test

VP Biden's son discharged from Navy Reserve for failing testHunter Biden, the youngest son of Vice President Joe Biden, has been discharged from the Navy Reserve after testing positive for cocaine.
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  • 1 month ago
Thomas Eric Duncan

Service member under voluntary Ebola quarantine

Service member under voluntary Ebola quarantineA service member in Texas has gone under voluntary quarantine.
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  • 1 month ago
Entertainment

WWII vet: 'Who the hell is Brad Pitt?'

WWII vet: 'Who the hell is Brad Pitt?'George Smilanich isn't asking that question anymore. He was flown to Hollywood to consult on the movie "Fury."
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  • 1 month ago
DC News

New memorial honoring disabled veterans unveiled in DC

New memorial honoring disabled veterans unveiled in DCA new memorial honoring disabled veterans was unveiled in Washington on Sunday.
  • DC News
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Military

More troops being sent to battle Ebola

More troops being sent to battle EbolaThe U.S. military is sending hundreds more troops to Africa to battle the Ebola virus.
  • Military
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Military

Military to allow undocumented immigrants to serve

Military to allow undocumented immigrants to serveA small number of undocumented immigrants in the U.S. will have a chance to join the military for the first time in decades.
  • Military
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Local

Procession for fallen Va. Marine runs through Stafford

Procession for fallen Va. Marine runs through StaffordThe procession for a fallen Marine from Virginia will run through Stafford County Tuesday afternoon.
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  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
News

Prosecutor: White House fence jumper had 800 rounds in car

Prosecutor: White House fence jumper had 800 rounds in carThe man accused of jumping the White House fence had more than 800 rounds of ammunition in his car, a prosecutor said.
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  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Military

Toddler ignores military protocol, greets mom

Toddler ignores military protocol, greets momThe 3-year-old boy could not wait for his mom to be dismissed after serving nine months in Afghanistan with the National Guard's 114th Transportation Company based in Chisholm.
  • Military
  • 2 months ago