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  • 9 Items Soldiers Should Have in Their Barracks
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    For a practical look at nine must-have items Soldiers should have in their barracks rooms, including a water purifier and photo...
  • DoD Changing Common Access Card
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    The Department of Defense's (DoD's) Common Access Card is undergoing modification to make it easier for visually color-impaired...
  • How Far Will the Military Pay for a Last PCS?
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    Some of our readers have heard that the military will pay for a service member's family to be moved only the mileage between he...
  • View Your Pay & Allowances from Your Phone
    Week of May 18, 2015
    View current pay and allowances whenever you want with the new Military.com Pay App. Plus, you'll get quick access to benefit c...
  • Court Rules for Veterans in Chemical Exposure Case
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    A federal appeals court says the U.S. Military must continue to alert veterans exposed to chemical and biological weapons exper...
  • Disney Discounts for Military Families
    Week of Jun 22, 2015
    Through Disney's Armed Forces Salute program, military personnel can get half off the regular price of tickets to Disney theme ...
  • Supreme Court Decision Affects Veterans
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) says it will extend earned benefits to spouses and children of all veterans in all same...
  • Don’t Waste Your VA Loan Benefit
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    Don't waste this great benefit. Rates are near historic lows but they will rise this year and you don't have to pay PMI or have...
  • TRICARE Hosts Health Webinar
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    TRICARE and Military OneSource are co-hosting a webinar Wednesday, July 8 at noon EST to discuss new health innovations develop...
  • About Personally Procured Moves
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    With Permanent Change of Station (PCS) season in full swing, the Internet is full of families talking about their moving experi...
  • Get $100,000 Coverage as Low as $7 a Month
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    Protect your family’s future for less. Get $100,000 coverage from only $7 a Month. Start protecting your family’s financial fut...
  • IRS Forms Coming to Retirees
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    Beginning in January 2016, the Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) will provide the appropriate IRS Form 1095 to all ...
  • AF Seeks Leadership Award Nominations
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    Nominations for the 2015 Lance P. Sijan U.S. Air Force Leadership Award are being accepted through Aug. 31. The Sijan award rec...
  • AF Selectees for Nurse Program Announced
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    Forty nine active-duty Airmen were recently selected for the 2015 Nurse Enlisted Commissioning Program beginning in August. Nur...
  • American Legion to Host Conferences
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    American Legion family members can now register for the 2015 American Legion National Children & Youth Conference, Sept. 18-20 ...
  • Army Offering Placement Program
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    The Army Installation Management Command's new Voluntary Placement Program will give first consideration to internal employees ...
  • Know Your Medicare Choices
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    With Medicare and health coverage, many choices affect how and where you get your care. Initially, you will have to decide whet...
  • Group Calls for VA Inspector to Resign
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    The VA Truth Tellers, a group more than 40 whistleblowers from VA facilities in more than a dozen states who helped expose over...
  • Army Opens Positions to Women
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    Military Occupational Specialty 12B, combat engineer is now open to all female enlisted Soldiers of all components, according t...
  • AF Program for Temporary Separation
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    The Air Force Career Intermission Program allows a limited number of enlisted and officer Airmen to temporarily separate from t...
  • Message for Foreign-Born Veterans
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    Appearing recently at the Department of Florida's American Legion convention, immigration attorney Elizabeth Ricci had a messag...
  • AF Conducting Q&A Meetings
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    Personnel from Headquarters Air Force and the Air Force Personnel Center are visiting Air Force bases worldwide to conduct town...
  • TRICARE: State of Emergency in Iowa
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    The governor of Iowa has issued a State of Emergency due to severe weather. The counties impacted include Davis, Humboldt, Monr...
  • AF Offers Enhanced E-learning
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    The latest enhancement to AF e-Learning allows Air Force supervisors and trainers to facilitate better skill-level upgrade and ...
  • Army Promotes Antiterrorism Program
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    IWATCH Army is an antiterrorism program that's focuses on encouraging Army-wide community awareness where people and their fell...
  • Doctor Readiness Factors in DoD Plan
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    The number of surgeries and other inpatient procedures done on base by military physicians trails the inpatient workloads of pr...
  • Latest Army Corps Magazine Online
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    As the nation's environmental engineer, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers manages one of the largest federal environmental missi...
  • Naval Professional Development Conference
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    The National Naval Officers Association (NNOA) 2015 Professional Development and Training Conference will be held July 28-30 at...
  • Remember a Service Member with a Gift Card
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    Exchange gift cards can be sent to Soldiers, Airmen, Sailors and Marines deployed to Afghanistan, Kuwait and other contingency ...
  • Navy Going Green
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    The U.S. Navy's goal is to reduce petroleum consumption by the non-tactical vehicle fleet is 50% by 2020. The Navy is implement...
  • Overview: Burial and Memorial Benefits
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    Burial in a VA national cemetery is available for veterans, spouses and dependents at no cost and includes the gravesite, grave...
  • New Career Program at Fort Campbell
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    Fort Campbell's Career Skills Program will bring a mechatronics certification program to the Army Education Center (AEC) on pos...
  • Veterans History Project Nearing Milestone
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    In its 15th year, the Library of Congress' Veterans History Project (VHP), which seeks to gather oral history recordings, photo...
  • New Services for Navy Lodging
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    The Navy Exchange Service Command (NEXCOM) and its vendor partner, ViaSat, have announced that they are upgrading personal tele...
  • Super Sitters in Hawaii
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    Super Sitters at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii are certified by Child, Youth and School Services' (CYS) baby-sitting and CPR/first...
  • Tennessee Sponsors Vet Education Event
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    The Tennessee Department of Veterans Services and Drive to 55 will host the first statewide Veteran Higher Education Event at t...
  • Veterans Center Coming to New Orleans
    Week of Jul 06, 2015
    Veterans, service members and their families in the New Orleans area will receive assistance with VA appointment scheduling and...
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