Former VA Secretary Shulkin Violated Ethics Rules, IG Report Finds
Shulkin had been warned not to allow his wife, Merle Bari, to be driven by security detail without him in the vehicle.
SVA Leader Calls on Veterans to Fill America's 'Leadership Deficit'
Nearly 100 veterans are now serving as senators or representatives in the 116th Congress.
Massachusetts Judge Sides with 'Bad Paper' Veterans Denied Bonuses
The court's decision means that about 4,000 Massachusetts veterans are now eligible for "Welcome Home" bonuses.
Service After Death: Vet's Parents Find Comfort After Donating Son’s Organs
115,000 people are waiting for a transplant at any given time, according to the Center for Organ Recovery and Education.
Vet Group Demands White House, VA Reject Benefits Cuts for Disabled, Unemployed Vets
A cost-saving proposal that sparked backlash from vets in 2017 has resurfaced in a new Congressional Budget Office report.
Rolling Thunder to End Annual Memorial Day Ride in DC after 2019
Rolling Thunder will no longer hold its annual Memorial Day motorcycle ride through Washington, D.C., after 2019.
Dartmouth Study Finds VA Hospitals Outperform Others in Same Regions
Researchers compared performance data at VA hospitals against non-VA facilities in 121 regions.
Pelosi Vows Democratic Oversight Ahead of New Veteran Caregiver Law
The VA Mission Act brings major reform to the VA, including a gradual expansion of caregiver benefits to older veterans.
GAO Agrees to Investigate Mar-a-Lago Members' Influence on VA
The Government Accountability Office accepted a request to investigate the trio's influence over national veterans policies.
Review Finds 'Sufficient' Evidence Linking Hypertension to Agent Orange Exposure
The finding bolsters the case for veterans with hypertension to be granted easier access to VA benefits.
Student Veterans, Schools Frustrated over Lack of Housing Payments from VA
The VA has acknowledged technical issues are causing 340,000 student veterans to receive incorrect housing stipends.
VA Report: Suicide Rate Among Younger Veterans Increased from 2015 to 2016
The number of suicides among younger veterans increased "substantially" from 2015 to 2016, according to a new report.
Trump Signs $200 Billion VA Budget for 2019
President Trump signed a spending bill for the Department of Veterans Affairs that for the first time exceeds $200B.
VA Cites Improvements at Five Hospitals Removed from 'High-Risk' List
The VA hospitals in Dublin, Ga.; Harlingen, Texas; Roseburg, Ore., Nashville and Denver were removed from high-risk status.
Delays in Forever GI Bill Implementation Could Affect Veterans' Checks
Student veterans starting the school year could receive incorrect housing payments from the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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For First Time in Recent History, a US Military Service Is Working Without Pay
As Coast Guard paychecks went undelivered Tuesday, the service's top officer urged its members to stay the course.
CBO Suggests Raising Tricare Fees, Cutting Veteran Benefits to Slash Deficit
The Congressional Budget Office published options for reducing the imbalance, including three suggestions on Tricare.
Sacked Sub Commander Hired 10 Prostitutes in Philippines: Report
Capt. Travis Zettel lost his job on board a Navy submarine because of "a loss in confidence in his ability to command."
Here's Everything the Coast Guard Did Without a Paycheck This Month
"Continue standing the watch -- I am proud of your unwavering devotion to duty."
Wisconsin Kidnapping Suspect Was Marine Corps Boot Camp Washout
A spokeswoman for the Marines said Patterson lasted a little more than month in the Corps before washing out in October 2015.
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'Precious Son:' Army Ranger Dies From Afghanistan Combat Wounds
Sgt. Cameron Meddock died after being shot during combat operations Jan. 13 in Afghanistan.
Stanley McChrystal: Stop Fixating on Politicians, Focus on Nation's Problems
The retired Army four-star said the nation needs a break from its fixation on President Donald Trump.
Fort Hood Soldier Killed at National Training Center Identified
Army Spc. Octavious Deshon Lakes Jr. was killed in a rollover accident in an M2 Bradley Infantry Fighting Vehicle.
VA Renews Opposition to Agent Orange Benefits for Blue Water Navy Vets
Though legislation has been reintroduced in Congress, VA officials say there is no evidence to support the change.
Top US Navy Officer Urges China to Avoid Confrontations
Chief of U.S. Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson says he urged China to follow international rules at sea.
Navy Dumps Hazardous Substances into Puget Sound: Washington State AG
The U.S. Navy dumped the equivalent of 50 dump truck loads of solid material, including copper and zinc, into Puget Sound.
Air Force News
Air Force Study Shows Wrench-Turners Make Better Cyber Warriors
The U.S. Air Force is learning that wrench-turners, not computer geeks, may make ideal cyber warriors.
SpecOps Recruiting Squadron Helps Air Force Combat 'Runaway Attrition'
The service established its first Special Operations Recruiting Squadron last year to find next-generation combat airmen.
Mechanical Issues Cause Back-to-Back F-15 Emergency Landings in Kadena
Two F-15 Eagles from Kadena Air Base experienced mechanical issues and were forced to make emergency landing.
Marine Corps News
Two Marines Injured After Anti-Tank Weapon Mishap at Infantry Officer Course
A Marine student and an instructor both sustained injuries last week during a live-fire training accident at Quantico.
AV-8B Harrier Damaged After Engine Sucks Up Ground Wire
An AV-8B Harrier aircraft operating aboard the USS Kearsarge in the Mediterranean was damaged earlier this month.
R. Lee Ermey, Marine Corps Drill Instructor Turned Iconic Actor, Will Be Buried at Arlington
Gunny Hartman will be formally laid to rest with full military honors at Arlington National Cemetery at 10am on Jan. 18.
Coast Guard News
Coast Guard Vet Sings the 'Gubment Shutdown Blues'
Walters recorded "Gubment Shutdown Blues" after he was told that his next paycheck isn't coming.
Coast Guard Members in Bahrain Feel Effects of Government Shutdown
The Coast Guard unit operates six Island Class patrol boats permanently stationed at Naval Support Activity Bahrain.
Coast Guard Food Pantry Assists 1,000 People as Shutdown Continues
Organizers of a pop-up food pantry at the Coast Guard Academy estimate they have helped close to 1,000 people since Monday.