Retirees and Disabled Vets Due for Record Raise Next Year

Military retirees and disabled veterans could see their monthly checks jump by hundreds of dollars each…

China Blames US over Afghanistan, But Says Will Work with It

BEIJING — China has expressed a willingness to hold talks with the U.S. to promote a…

Marine Vanguard Lands in Kabul as US Speeds Up Evacuations

WASHINGTON — The first forces of a Marine battalion arrived in Kabul on Friday to stand guard…

Group Cites Chemical Concerns at Military Sites Near Chesapeake Bay

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The groundwater of at least nine military installations near the Chesapeake Bay in Maryland…

Afghan Officials: 3 More Provincial Capitals Fall to Taliban

KABUL, Afghanistan — The Taliban seized three more provincial capitals in Afghanistan and a local army…

Contractors Who Powered US War in Afghanistan Stuck in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Some of the foreign contractors who powered the logistics of America’s…

VA Pilots Dental Program on East Coast, Plans to Expand Nationally

The Department of Veterans Affairs has launched a pilot dental care program in New Jersey and…

Veterans Exposed to Burning Oil Wells and Burn Pits Eligible for Special Program

The Department of Veterans Affairs recently began processing disability claims for veterans suffering from respiratory conditions…

What You Need to Know About Winning a VA Medical Malpractice Claim

When a veteran receives poor medical treatment at a Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) hospital or…

The Military Can Help Pay for Off-Base Child Care

The Defense Department recognizes that a shortage of affordable child care is a serious issue for…

Military Spouses Get Exclusive Help to Start and Run Their Businesses

Did you know that military spouses can get valuable benefits from the Small Business Administration? From…

How to Upgrade Your Military Discharge and Obtain VA Benefits

Thousands of service members across all branches have been separated involuntarily from the military after misconduct…

Remarriage Rules Relaxed for Surviving Spouses Seeking VA Benefits

A little-noticed provision in Public Law 116-315, the National Defense Authorization Act of 2020, makes it…

Volunteers Are a Critical Support System for Our Nation’s Veterans

Beyond other impacts, COVID-19 has caused a sharp decline in volunteerism and placed heavy burdens on…

Program Provides Mentors for Separating Military Members

A joint Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and Department of Defense (DoD) effort with non-federal partners…

How Much Does It Cost to Have a Baby on Tricare?

Those who have had a baby while on civilian health insurance will be quick to remind…

Here’s How Caregivers of Disabled Veterans Can Get Time Off

The Elizabeth Dole Foundation is partnering with the Department of Veterans Affairs and CareLinx in-home care…

Will the VA Pay for Your Funeral? The Answer May Surprise You

It’s something none of us want to think about: our demise. What will happen after we’re gone?…

What Is The Burn Pit Registry?

You may have heard about the Burn Pit Registry but what exactly is it? Burn pits…

Everything You Need to Know About Military MyPay

You may have heard of the myPay website, but what exactly is it and what can…