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A World War II veteran was honored by his Pennsylvania hometown for his heroic efforts, but the evening also included a surprise reunion for 95-year-old Clarence Smoyer.

Sara Maniscalco Robinson, of the Iowa Veterans' Perspective project, is working to record as many stories as possible from Iowa veterans of all wars.

Two Navy SEAL veterans are on a mission to restore what they believe is the "true" meaning of Memorial Day.

VA offers many different virtual health care tools to Veterans with health concerns who are traveling, from remote connection from My HealtheVet to different mobile apps to telehealth.

The Memphis VA Medical Center is one of 22 VA rehabilitation centers across the country selected as a test site for Microsoft’s new Xbox Adaptive Controller, designed for people with limited mobility.   

The students will use their knowledge of WWII history and act as their French interpreters while they visit Normandy in June.

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie expects the agency's overhaul of the program that lets veterans seek medical care from non-VA doctors to debut next week, but he doesn't think veterans in Arkansas will notice major changes.

The National Memorial Day Concert will feature a commemoration of the 75th Anniversary of the D-Day Invasion.

The center, at 2528 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala, will give visitors a look at artifacts and memorabilia connected to military service.

Scoliosis does not automatically warrant a surgical solution. More and more people diagnosed with scoliosis are seeking non-surgical solutions, and for good reason.

Nearly 100 Iowa veterans are headed to Washington today on honor flight #36. We salute them!

For this webinar, Department of Veteran Affairs' Veterans Experience Office will explore the journey of patient experience by using a self-assessment, Roadmap and guidebook.

VETERANS WERE FED a scary story recently about how it could take them as long as 100 years to appeal benefits decisions from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

YORK COUNTY, Pa. -- A school district in York County is making it a mission to give our nation's heroes a proper welcome home.
You certainly will not see something like it every day.
"It's a brotherhood, and that says enough in itself," said Teddy Banks, an army veteran.
146 decorated men and women come together for the first time inside Northeastern High School in York County.

VA’s Veterans Experience Office chief Lee Becker says winning a Service to Citizens Award shows how far the agency has come and how much more work there is to do to earn the trust of veterans.

(Shenandoah) -- The Page County Veterans Affairs Office has received a new vehicle for its transportation program.

Spanish Fork, Utah, American Legion Post 68's Freedom Walk brings together area veterans with elementary students for chance to talk about sacrifice, military service and patriotism.

The Department of Veterans Affairs is set to add a set of customer experience principles to the core

Two Suicide Prevention Coordinators on the Gulf Coast define their job as helping those who have served and getting them the access to whatever care they need. “A very humbling experience.”

Glassdoor, one of the world’s largest job and recruiting sites, recently singled out seven top employers of Veterans and their families, and it’s no surprise that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) made the list, along with Booz Allen, Home Depot, Southwest Airlines and others. A total of 123,608 Veterans — more than 30 percent of the workforce — work at VA, according to the…

The MISSION Act goes into effect on June 6th, and is intended to modernize veteran healthcare as a wave of younger vets are beginning to access services.

June 6 marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day. In New Orleans, the National WWII Museum honors those who fought in Normandy and throughout the rest of the war.

BRIGHTON, Colo. -- The mission starts bright and early Wednesday morning.
Colorado pilot Brandon Jewett will leave his Brighton airstrip, embarking on his most ambitious adventure yet: a 5,000 mile trek to Europe in a vintage airplane that played an important role in history. His old DC-3 (or C-47, as the military called it) ferried paratroopers across the English Channel on June 6, 1944, to take part in the Normandy invasion.

RADNOR—A decorated Korean War veteran will be the grand marshal for the Radnor Memorial Day Parade this year.

KENNETT SQUARE—Thousands of people are expected for this year's annual Kennett Square Memorial Day Parade, set for Monday, May 27 in downtown Kennett Square.

Hobart veteran Harold Johnson, a paratrooper in the U.S. Army’s 82nd Airborne Division, will return to the site of his landing for the first time in 75 years.

If you have an other-than-honorable discharge, you can still receive mental health treatment at a VA medical center. For combat Veterans who served at least

Angela Cheryl Willis, who will earn a bachelor’s degree in visual and performing arts, received her stripes with other military and veteran graduates during a special cord ceremony on May 6.

Dark chocolate is loaded with nutrients. It's one of the best sources of antioxidants on the planet and research suggests it even improves brain function.

Maxwell was also awarded two Silver Stars, two Purple Hearts, a Bronze Star and two French combat awards.