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Toyota Helps Give Military Kids Their First Sets of Wheels During Fleet Week

Toyota Helps Give Military Kids Their First Sets of Wheels During Fleet Week

Toyota looks beyond the automotive space to address the needs of all people, including the brave members of the Armed Forces and their families.

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Second Lt. Richard Collins III Was a Victim of Domestic Terrorism

The soldier lost his life in America’s ongoing battle with racism.

Memorial Day: What It Means, Why It’s Not ‘Veterans Day’ and How to Approach Your Veterans

Memorial Day: What It Means, Why It’s Not ‘Veterans Day’ and How to Approach Your Veterans

Memorial Day is not the day to say “Thank you” to a veteran — here’s how to handle what may be a very difficult day for some veterans.

Military Veterans Suffering PTSD Get Back on Course with Golf

Military Veterans Suffering PTSD Get Back on Course with Golf

The goal is to help veterans assimilate back into their communities through the social interaction, mental stimulation and physical exercise that golf provides.

Most U.S. Troops Kicked Out for Misconduct Had Mental Illness: Study

Most U.S. Troops Kicked Out for Misconduct Had Mental Illness: Study

Sixty-two percent of servicemembers discharged for misconduct during the fiscal years 2011 through 2015 had been diagnosed within the previous two years with conditions including PTSD, traumatic brain injury or another condition.

Hilton Expands U.S. Military Hiring Commitment, Will Hire Additional 20,000 By 2020

Original Operation: Opportunity goal of 10,000 veteran hires achieved two years ahead of schedule.

How Johnson & Johnson Is Leading When It Comes to Military Leave Benefits for Employees

How Johnson & Johnson Is Leading When It Comes to Military Leave Benefits for Employees

This year, Johnson & Johnson is expanding its military leave benefits for employees.

VA Hospitals Fall Short on Patient Satisfaction

VA Hospitals Fall Short on Patient Satisfaction

Veterans Affairs (VA) hospitals in the U.S. may deliver higher quality care than other medical centers but still get lower marks on patient satisfaction.

Trump Calling Armed Forces ‘My Military’ Sparks Criticism

“It's not the president's military, it's the military of the United States of America," said Former Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta.

Proposed Budget Hurts Trump Voters

Proposed Budget Hurts Trump Voters

Many people who trusted President Trump during his campaign would be negatively impacted by his proposed budget plan.

U.S. to Expand Mental Health Care for Some Veterans

U.S. to Expand Mental Health Care for Some Veterans

Secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin said suicide prevention is a top priority.

Veterans Slam Trump

Veterans Slam Trump

Some believe President Trump “exploited” the wife of a fallen Navy SEAL officer, while others criticized his decision to wear a flight jacket and admiral’s cap during a speech.

Air Force's First Black Woman Lieutenant General to Enter Hall of Fame

Air Force’s First Black Woman Lieutenant General to Enter Hall of Fame

Stayce Harris was recently honored by President Obama.

Monsanto Earns Recognition as a 2017 Military Friendly Employer

Monsanto Earns Recognition as 2017 Military Friendly Employer

Monsanto earned the recognition based on its commitment to hire and recruit talented veterans and military spouses.

Wells Fargo’s Support of Military Servicemembers, Veterans Passes $70 Million

Wells Fargo’s Support of Military Servicemembers, Veterans Passes $70 Million

Wells Fargo has donated more than $70 million over four years.

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Trump Suggests Vets With PTSD Aren’t ‘Strong’

"He is just so thoroughly, completely uninformed," said Vice President Joe Biden of Trump and his latest remarks.

Sodexo, Celebrity Chef Robert Irvine Partner to Bolster Wellness, Nutrition Commitment to Military

Partnership allows Sodexo to leverage Chef Irvine's expertise in nutrition, fitness and overall health to impact Quality of Life for the military.

Johnson & Johnson Partners in the Opening of New USO Welcome Center at Newark Liberty International Airport

Johnson & Johnson Partners in the Opening of New USO Welcome Center at Newark Liberty International Airport

Johnson & Johnson, the Official Healthcare Partner of the USO, supported the opening of a new comfort center for active service members and their families.

Comcast NBCUniversal, Military Agencies Provide Service Members Streaming Coverage of Olympic Games

Comcast NBCUniversal, Military Agencies Provide Service Members Streaming Coverage of Olympic Games

This benefit is being provided at no cost to those who are currently serving in the U.S. military or retired military members.

Veterans Lash Out at Trump’s Increasingly Dishonorable Behavior

Veterans Lash Out at Trump’s Increasingly Dishonorable Behavior 

Trump’s continued disrespect of families of those killed in war, accepting an unearned Purple Heart medal he “always wanted” and reports of his draft dodging are beyond the pale for many veterans.

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U.S. Marine Corps to Remove ‘Man’ From Key Job Titles

The Marine Corps is expected to announce that the word “man” will be replaced with “Marine” in some of its occupation titles.

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Pentagon Ends Ban on Transgender Troops

The policy allowing transgender people to serve openly not only “is the right thing to do,” but also benefits the military’s ability to recruit and retain the best talent.

Senate Seeks to Slash Fed Hiring Preference for Vets

The VFW is "adamantly opposed to a Senate proposal" that "harms veterans."

West Point Clears Black Cadets, Photo is About ‘Unity’

The academy superintendent said other groups have used raised fists during the year at West Point, including him.