VA announces $3.4 million in funding to help homeless

On Oct. 3, Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert A. McDonald announced the award of $3.4 million in grant funding offered through the Grant and...

Hispanic Heritage: Vietnam vet finds resilience via faith, helping others

Army photograph by EJ HersomVietnam veteran Army Sgt. Jorge Zambrana speaks about his military experiences during an interview in Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico,...

Gold Star Mother discusses her son’s suicide, stigma

Army photograph by Jeff SistoJohn and Lynn Patton, parents of Sgt. Matthew Patton, started a foundation in their son's name in 2013 to...

Bataan Death March survivor, artist Ben Steele dies at 98

Ben Steele's hold on his sanity as a prisoner of war after surviving the Bataan Death March relied on hidden scraps of paper, stolen...

Vets honored by Korean government, recall wartime experiences

Air Force photograph by C. Todd LopezGen. Vincent Brooks, U.S. Forces Korea commander, spoke with Korean War veterans, Sept. 24, 2016, at the...

Airman laid to rest after being shot down in 1965

Air Force photograph by Airman Erin McClellanFour F-16 Fighting Falcons fly in a missing man formation over the funeral of Maj. Dean Klenda,...

Paralyzed vet goes from wheelchair to mountain bike

DOD photograph by EJ HersomIraqi Freedom veteran Army Staff Sgt. Carlos Labarca unclips his helmet after a mountain bike ride with the Warriors...

VA awards $6.8 billion for medical disability examinations

The Department of Veterans Affairs announced Sept. 19 the awarding of 12 contracts between five firms totaling $6.8 billion to improve the Medical Disability...

POW preserves promise, resilience during adversity

Air Force photograph by Staff Sgt. Nick WilsonLt. Col. (Ret.) Barry Bridger, former 43rd Tactical Fighter Squadron F-4 Phantom aircraft commander, bows his...

Veterans report for duty in their communities for ‘The Mission Continues’

https://youtu.be/QCijNqIA0J8 Thousands of veterans across the U.S. are connecting with their communities and enriching their own lives in the process, according Spencer Kympton. Kympton, president of...