Friday, January 24, 2020

Veterans get expanded college assistance under Trump

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — Military veterans are getting unlimited access to college assistance under legislation President Donald Trump has signed into law. The Forever GI...

Jury orders blogger to pay $8.4 million to ex-Army colonel she accused of rape

Col. David “Wil” Riggins, after a highly decorated Army career that included multiple tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, was on the verge of promotion...

Army veteran helping rebuild Kenyan school for underprivileged children

While working in Kenya over the last year, training the Kenyan Defense Forces to disarm improvised explosive devices, former Army Reserve Lt. Col. Jason...

82nd deserter detained in S. Sudan with 2 former US servicemembers

According to Department of State sources three American citizens were captured yesterday June 21st while trying to cross into South Sudan covertly without visas by SPLA forces...

Korea Veteran Searching for Fellow Prisoners He Helped Escape

NOBLESVILLE, Ind.-- Sgt. Charles Layton was 6,000 miles from home and 21-years-old when he became a prisoner of war. In the early 1950s he spent...

Most decorated Cuban-American Vietnam vet Jacinto Acebal dies at 75

Jacinto Acebal was honored as the most decorated Cuban-American soldier of the Vietnam War. The distinction: 18 medals during his tour of duty from...

Army veteran ordered to be deported by immigration judge

An Army veteran who served two tours of duty in Afghanistan has been ordered to be deported to Mexico by an immigration judge. Miguel Perez was a...

Army Paratrooper veteran saves unconscious USAF veteran in flight

A Houma, La., native made national news last week after he assisted in the resuscitation of a retired Air Force pilot during a flight...

Army veteran claimed to be blind, drove car to VA appointments

An Army veteran from Kansas is facing conspiracy and theft charges after he allegedly pretended to be blind and received compensation for it. The federal...

COUPLE DEPLORES HEARTBREAKING SCENE AT DURHAM VA HOSPITAL

It's not hard to find stories of headaches -- and heartache -- when it comes to the VA. What makes this one different is...

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Soldier Saves Man’s Life with Hoodie, Ink Pen…except, he didn’t

The story was ready-made for an Army public affairs splash – “hero soldier uses ingenuity, hoodie, and an ink pen to save man’s life.”...

Doctor caught dyeing his patient’s genitals now practices at Fort Polk

A former Mesa County, Colorado gynecologist who dyed a patient's vagina purple in what he called a "joke" has avoided jail time as part...

Legal and ethical questions surround rapping recruiter’s viral video

2018 has been a tough year for U.S. Army Recruiting Command. After failing to meet the fiscal year recruiting mission at the end of...