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Remembering Pearl Harbor: A ‘body blow’ to America

When the first bombs exploded on a nearby airfield, marking the start of the Japanese sneak attack on the morning of Dec. 7, 1941,...

Veteran unemployment rate lowest in nearly eight years

A concerted national effort to hire veterans, coupled with their sought-after essential skills training, likely had an effect on making October’s veteran unemployment rate...

Florida VA clinic provides care for vets with PTSD

DOD photograph by EJ HersomArmy veteran Manuel “Al” Alcantara, right, and Vietnam veteran Jim Alderman share stories beside a duck pond after a...

Military women honored at Antelope Valley memorial wall

Photograph by Linda KC ReynoldsDavid Brown, a Vietnam veteran and teacher at Quartz Hill High School, looks through 75 dog tags to...

Groberg receives Medal of Honor at White House

Army photograph by Eboni L. EversonMyartPresident Barack Obama hosts the Medal of Honor Ceremony for retired U.S. Army Capt. Florent Groberg at the...

Air Force leaders issue Veterans Day message

Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III and Chief Master Sgt. of the...

Doolittle Raider honored with shadow box

People began trickling into the Hall of Heroes in the Pentagon. Roughly 15 minutes before go-time, it is filled to the brim. Everyone came...

Celebrating our veterans

The historic Lancaster Cemetery located in the heart of the City of Lancaster, Calif., will host a Veterans Day ceremony 9 a.m., Nov. 11...

AF announces Operation Colony Glacier casualty recovery

The Air Force announced Oct. 29 the name of a service member whose remains have been recovered from a C-124 Globemaster aircraft that was...

Navy divers survey historic World War II site in Sunda Strait

Navy photograph by PO2 Arthurgwain L. MarquezNavy Divers assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit 11, Mobile Diving Salvage (MDS) 11-7, board a...