The new process will be as transparent as possible, said defense officials Wednesday.
Incentives likely to include large payments to soldiers now working as translators.
Paul Weaver wanted answers from the VA about his disability benefits. In the end, the Iraq war vet helped many others.
They seem to be moving from Iraq to Pakistan and Afghanistan.
When veterans of wars in Iraq and Afghanistan bring their troubles home, police and judges often are the first to deal with them.
New leaders must better secure nuclear weapons after snafus led to firing of their predecessors.
Record U.S. fatalities there last month highlight the need for more troops, but reserves are few.
Finding a way to a soldier's heart through chipotle chicken. Next challenge: eggs.
The World Class Athlete Program (WCAP) seeks to find and train Olympic-caliber athletes both inside and outside the Army's ranks.
The Air Force should reopen the bidding process, the Government Accountability Office said Wednesday.
Tuesday's deadly US incursion is under investigation, but it points up the contrast between the two nations' approaches to militants along the Afghanistan border.
Having 'been there' themselves, Vietnam veterans are better able to listen to and counsel younger vets troubled by their combat experience.
Secretary Gates is likely to nominate a new civilian chief in days.
As 'surge' brigades leave Iraq, military officials hope the improved security will hold.
As Defense Secretary Robert Gates heads to Singapore, the Pentagon sees a turnaround in the Chinese security forces.
Many veterans worry that Americans have become more interested in other issues – the economy, the presidential campaign, and pop culture – than the long wars in which thousands of US troops have fought and sacrificed.
It caters exclusively to veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. Instead of barbecues and parades, these vets go skydiving.
Top US commander in Iraq said Thursday he is likely to recommend further drawdowns before leaving his post in the fall.
A Justice Department audit concludes that overall, the FBI didn't engage in harsh treatment.
Britain and the Netherlands agree to longer tours, delaying a bigger US role in the mission.