February 13, 2018

Heroes-turned-actors: 3 stars of “The 15:17 to Paris” talk about their roles of a lifetime

Two and a half years after three friends helped thwart a terrorist attack on a Paris-bound train, their story is getting told on the big screen.
February 13, 2018

National Museum of the United States Army taking shape in Virginia

On a crisp morning just before Thanksgiving, a crowd of soldiers, Army Veterans and Army supporters joined more than 200 steel workers gathered on a construction […]
February 12, 2018

Sign up online for a Veterans ID card: Here’s how.

Veterans with honorable service can apply for the Veterans Identification Card (VIC) to use as proof of military service. “The new Veterans Identification Card provides a […]
February 7, 2018

Most Vets Don’t Know What Mental Health Services VA Offers. So Here You Go

Roughly half of all post-9/11 veterans who may need mental health care do not seek it through the Department of Veterans Affairs or in the private […]
February 7, 2018

Finalists Present Design Concepts, Share Their Vision for the National Native American Veterans Memorial

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian hosted the finalists, James Dinh, Daniel SaSuWeh Jones (Ponca) and Enoch Kelly Haney (Seminole), Harvey Pratt (Cheyenne/Arapaho), Stefanie […]
February 6, 2018

Help is here for people with severe disabilities struggling with student loans

Borrowers whose student loans are forgiven due to death or disability will no longer have to pay federal income taxes on those forgiven loans. Now, tens […]
February 6, 2018

Vets use podcasts to bridge the civilian-military divide

WIESBADEN, Germany — Thom Tran was only four days into his first deployment when he was shot in the head. A communications sergeant attached to a […]
February 6, 2018

There’s an app for that – but getting access to Apple Health for military and vets is a long shot

It sounds so convenient, as Apple products often do: an app that would aggregate all of a user’s medical records, from test results to medications, in […]
February 6, 2018

Department of Labor awards program honors employers who hire and retain Veterans

The Department of Labor (DoL) is currently accepting applications for the beta phase of the HIRE Vets Medallion Program to recognize employers who hire and retain Veterans […]