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What you should know about Gold Star Wives Day


NICEVILLE, Florida – April 5, 2017 is Gold Star Wives Day, which is a day dedicated to those widows/widowers whose spouses died while serving in the Armed Forces of the United States, or as result of service-connected disabilities.  On this day Gold Star Wives come together to support one another, and to raise awareness of the […]

Facebook photos of VA treatment of veterans causes uproar


By Associated Press DURHAM, N.C. — A former Marine and his wife say the scene inside a Veterans Administration hospital in Durham, North Carolina, was so shocking that they took pictures and posted them to Facebook. Now thousands of people are expressing outrage and the head of the medical center says an employee involved has […]

MEDEVAC could be done by drones on future battlefields


This U.S. Army Helicopter Drone Could Evacuate Wounded Soldiers. The DP-14 Hawk can carry an injured soldier hundreds of miles. By Kyle Mizokami, Popular Mechanics Military drones aren’t just for attack or surveillance. If the U.S. Army has its way, its medics could soon call on unmanned helicopters to evacuate the wounded to nearby aid stations. […]

The VA overpaid thousands of veterans, now it want its money back


The VA overpaid tens of thousands of veterans, and now it says they have to give the money back By Sara Jerving, Vice Every month since June 2009, Tad Steckler has received a disability benefits check from the Department of Veterans Affairs. Steckler retired from the Army at age 40 as a master sergeant with a Soldier’s […]

RAMBO called upon to help supply soldiers


Meet RAMBO, the Army’s new 3D-printed grenade launcher By Kelly Hodgkins, Fox News You know 3D-printing has hit the big leagues when the military starts using the technology to produce weapons. Researchers at the U.S. Army Armament Research, Development, and Engineering Center last week announced the successful development and firing of a 3D-printed grenade from […]

This small Navy unit is the seaborne terrorists and smugglers worse nightmare


In 2015, the Navy Expeditionary Intelligence Command’s specialized teams produced nearly 1,000 “high value” reports for commanders around the world. By Joseph Trevithick, The Drive obscure U.S. Navy unit produced hundreds of “high value” intelligence assessments in 2015. What those reviews covered remains a secret, but the unit was definitely actively hunting terrorists and smugglers […]

Navy video shows-off it railgun firing


Mike Wehner, BGR Anyone who’s played a futuristic shooter since the dawn of video games knows that when you see something called a “railgun” you’re in for a real treat. Well, the US Navy built a railgun of its very own, and it just showed off its remarkably powerful creation in a new video of its […]

Vietnam vet wins fight to make VA hospital display portraits of President Trump


Florida VA hospital refused to put up Trump portrait — then a Vietnam war veteran fought back By Justin Haskin, The Blaze In every Veterans Affairs hospital in the country, there is supposed to be a portrait of the current U.S. president and VA secretary. That wasn’t the case in a VA facility in Port […]

Humvee stolen from Ohio National Guard Armory


By Jane Morice, Stripes.com STOW, Ohio (Tribune News Service) — A Humvee was stolen from the Ohio National Guard Armory in Stow, officials said Thursday. The military-grade desert tan Humvee was stolen late Tuesday or early Wednesday, Ohio National Guard spokeswoman Stephanie Beougher said. The State Highway Patrol, which is investigating the theft, discovered that […]

Marine veteran who lost both legs in Afghanistan sworn in as NY police officer


By Fox News A Long Island man who served in the Marines and lost both legs below the knees after stepping on a bomb in Afghanistan was sworn in Friday as possibly the first fully active duty double amputee police officer in the country. Matias Ferreira, 28, graduated from the Suffolk County Police Academy in […]