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'Smokey and the Bandit' turns 40, and veterans will benefit

Two events tied to the anniversary will direct funds to former service members.

The 'Drinkin' Bros' hit the road: Popular military podcast to visit Fort Carson

The Colorado performance may help launch a nationwide tour of military installations.

Watch Miles Teller come home from war in 'Thank You for Your Service' trailer

The film, based on David Finkel’s nonfiction book of the same name, hits theaters Oct. 27.

Robert Woods, only player to start on both sides of Army-Navy rivalry, dies at 96

He graduated from West Point as first captain in 1945, and later served in Japan during the Allied o…

A 93-year-old author wins $100,000 military writing award

A 93-year-old author of books on European conflicts has won a $100,000 prize for military writing.

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74-year-old veteran aims to add 74 names to Vietnam Wall through bike journey

Navy veteran Del Francis is riding so that others will remember his lost shipmates.

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Trump takes over as commander in chief, promising to restore military strength

The new president referenced changes in overseas defense spending and foreign alliances in his inaug…

Who is in charge at the Pentagon after inauguration?

Transition officials announced a host of temporary appointees to keep defense operations running whi…

VA Chief of Staff Snyder to serve as interim department secretary

The Army veteran will oversee department operations until the confirmation of Dr. David Shulkin to l…

VVA to Obama: Why pardon felons and not suffering vets?

The veterans group wants action on the issue of "bad paper" discharges before the president leaves o…

Trump and Boeing CEO Look to Downscale Requirements on Air Force One Replacement

President-elect Donald Trump met with Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg for the second time Tuesday.

VA by the numbers: Has the department made progress?

A look at some key statistics of veterans programs as the bureaucracy prepares to change leaders.

Kremlin counts days to Trump's inauguration, blasts Obama

Exulted by Donald Trump's victory in the U.S., the Kremlin is counting the days to his inauguration…

In his own words: Mattis on the challenges facing the military

The retired Marine Corps general spoke before the Senate Armed Services Committee last week ahead of…