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Cancer scare at Marine Corps housing prompts Navy to issue worldwide 'guidance'

Concerns about possible cancer-causing contamination at the Laurel Bay family housing near Marine Co…

Moving beyond talk therapy for PTSD — a challenge for the next VA secretary

We need to pay more than lip service to nontraditional PTSD treatments. We need to fund studies look…

DoD issues new guidance for veterans seeking discharge upgrades, military record corrections

The Defense Department announced Friday a renewed effort to ensure veterans know how to request a re…

Defense official: Service's MWR funding issues remain unresolved

A defense official says the way forward may come in the form of a proposal, still in the works, that…

Survey: High operational tempo still affecting military families

The stresses of frequent deployments, despite the drawdowns, continue.

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The Pentagon is closer to extending a generous new benefit to millions of veterans

The Pentagon is closer to extending a generous new benefit to millions of veterans

Pentagon seeks smooth transition for Tricare contracts

Tricare beneficiaries should see little disruption in their health services when two new contractors…

U.S. poultry to return to South Korea commissaries

The change comes after South Korean officials changed their country's embargo that had restricted U.…

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Cancer scare at Marine Corps housing prompts Navy to issue worldwide 'guidance'

Concerns about possible cancer-causing contamination at the Laurel Bay family housing near Marine Co…

Moving beyond talk therapy for PTSD — a challenge for the next VA secretary

We need to pay more than lip service to nontraditional PTSD treatments. We need to fund studies look…

DoD issues new guidance for veterans seeking discharge upgrades, military record corrections

The Defense Department announced Friday a renewed effort to ensure veterans know how to request a re…

Defense official: Service's MWR funding issues remain unresolved

A defense official says the way forward may come in the form of a proposal, still in the works, that…

Survey: High operational tempo still affecting military families

The stresses of frequent deployments, despite the drawdowns, continue.

Pilot program will put military medical clinics in commissaries

Need medical attention? You might be able to do some grocery shopping while you're there, if the Nav…

Veto of defense authorization bill looks unlikely

The annual budget policy measure overwhelmingly passed the House on Friday, with Democrats ignoring…

Military wife fights for better protection of victims of sexual harassment in DoD schools

A military wife is fighting to get better protection for victims of sexual harassment in Defense Dep…

Congress: Commissary leaders may lack talent, skills to lead reform

As lawmakers are poised to agree to massive commissary reform, they've also sent a message to defens…

Tricare patients' deadline to switch pharmacy is Dec. 1

It happens at 12:01 a.m. Dec. 1 -- CVS leaves the Tricare retail pharmacy network and Walgreens retu…

Forward-operating feast: Turkey, and the fixings, deployed for the troops

Nearly 15,000 pounds of turkey to be served in Afghanistan, with even more set for Iraq and Kuwait

3 voices: Tracking military and veteran student success in higher education

Military Times asked three top leaders in higher education associations — who are also veterans — to…

Tracking military and veteran student success — 'Expand the narrative to job placement'

Job placement and subsequent career sustainability data, coupled with traditional higher education d…

Decision on opening online exchange shopping to more veterans expected next month

The move to open online shopping to all vets with an honorable discharge has been under consideratio…

Report: Commissary cost-cutting plan lacks details, fails to ensure customer benefit

The Government Accountability Office restates common concerns that the proposed moves come without d…

24 top technical colleges for troops and veterans

If you're looking for small classes, individual help and degrees you can earn quickly that will resu…

Dear President-elect: Advocacy group's open letter to Trump outlines key concerns of military families

Less than a day after the election of a new commander-in-chief, military families are making their f…

Commentary: Plenty of blame — and penance — to go around in California Guard bonus mess

Failures weren't limited to those in uniform, or in Congress

DoD: Protections for transgender youth apply to all facilities, programs

All students can use restrooms and other facilities consistent with their gender identity

Best for Vets: Colleges 2017 — new rankings of 175 schools

As in years past, competition to make the list was intense, and most colleges that filled out the su…

Tricare misses the mark on mammogram coverage

Insurer should pay for new screening method

10 transgender soldiers seek formal gender identity change

Gen. Mark Milley, Army chief of staff, said the key is to educate the force, particularly commanders…

6 tricks for veterans transitioning from college to the workplace

Now veterans have to switch gears again, putting aside their student selves for what can be a long a…

Feds look into claim of unofficial VA wait lists in Colorado

Government investigators said they are looking into allegations that Department of Veterans Affairs…