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Airmen in Qatar honor fallen military working dog's handlers

'We don’t just come in to work and play with dogs — we make a difference in the lives of our fellow…

'Terminal Lance' creator awarded by the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation

Maximilian Uriarte was honored for his graphic novel 'The White Donkey'

Montana non-profit is helping injured veterans recover through fly fishing

Fly fishing is a low impact physical activity and helps rehabilitate vets because it is calming and…

Air Force won't supply clean water to polluted Michigan city

The U.S. Air Force is pushing back against a new law that requires it to provide safe drinking water…

Travis AFB gets new training simulator for obstetrics emergencies

The medical staff at the David Grant Air Force Medical Center at Travis Air Force Base, California,…

Father and son reunite while deployed to Afghanistan

After two years of being apart, Benjamin TenBrink and his father Carl TenBrink were recently reunite…

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GI Film Festival XI

‘Sundance for the troops’ is May 24-28 in Washington, D.C.

2017 Military Times Tax Guide: New rules you need to know

We asked Defense Department tax experts what changes to the tax process could trip up military filer…

Military Times Insurance Guide 2017

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Today in history: April 25

1862: Union forces under Flag Officer David Farragut secured New Orleans.

National Guard Chinook frees Air Force Humvee from muddy road

The vehicle was stuck for more than a week in Montana.

Norm Hatch, WWII Marine combat cameraman, dies at 96

Norm Hatch, a Marine Corps combat cameraman who played a direct role in the iconic Iwo Jima flag rai…

Airmen in Qatar honor fallen military working dog's handlers

'We don’t just come in to work and play with dogs — we make a difference in the lives of our fellow…

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Bills would expand VA telehealth services across state lines

Current rules limit internet or phone appointments for veterans who live in remote areas.

US criticizes Turkey for striking Kurds in Iraq, Syria

The Trump administration is sharply criticizing Turkey for attacking Kurdish militants in Syria and…

Afghan official: Taliban kill 8 police in northern province

The Taliban overran three security checkpoints in Afghanistan's northern Takhar province, killing ei…

Iraqi troops capture largest neighborhood in western Mosul

Iraqi troops on Tuesday drove out Islamic State militants from the largest neighborhood in the weste…

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Montana non-profit is helping injured veterans recover through fly fishing

Fly fishing is a low impact physical activity and helps rehabilitate vets because it is calming and…

Arkansas US National Cemetery looks to improve regulations

The new U.S. National Cemetery in Fort Smith director commands respect for the nation's veterans and…

'Range 15' documentary goes behind the scenes of vet-made zombie comedy

See a trailer for 'Not a War Story,' and hear from one of the stars about future film plans.

Official: VA sees curbing veteran suicides as top priority

Curbing suicide among military veterans and boosting access to mental health care are among the top…

Brown University looks to military bases for potential students

Brown University says it has signed a memorandum with the Defense Department so it can talk to servi…

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New charity offers ball gowns to military families — for free

Operation: Deploy Your Dress has 3 locations, and will hold an event in D.C. on April 29-30.

Military moves 2017: System concerns, mover shortages make early scheduling critical

It's always smart to set up your PCS move as soon as possible. Here are more reasons to hurry.

Military Moves 2017: Doing it yourself? Tips for personally procured moves

If you're going it alone for your next PCS, take this advice to heart.

Military Moves 2017: 13 tips for your next PCS

From prep work to must-have resources, here's how to keep your relocation running smoothly.

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'Range 15' documentary goes behind the scenes of vet-made zombie comedy

See a trailer for 'Not a War Story,' and hear from one of the stars about future film plans.

Iraq vet talks about his Netflix movie, pulling CQ in Saddam's palace, debunking 'dysfunctional veteran' stereotype

Former Spc. Chris Roessner enlisted in the Army on July 11, 2001, hoping to earn some money for coll…

Army vet journeys from living under a bridge to running the Boston Marathon

Each step in his training is one step away from battles with drug addiction that began when he was 8…

Don Rickles, a Navy vet and the king of insult comedy, dies at 90

Comedian Don Rickles has died at age 90, spokesman says.

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