Families who have a member serving in Iraq or Afghanistan often need help around the house. Volunteers are often willing to provide the assistance. But it's hard for the two groups to connect.
Giving back to the nation isn't about where you stand on war.
Optimistic comments from the Iranian foreign minister suggest that an accord with West may yet be reached.
Last month's Supreme Court ruling sets new rules for judges examining habeas corpus challenges from detainees.
The Washington Post reports that the Pentagon is refusing orders from the Environmental Protection Agency to clean up three sites where it dumped chemicals that the EPA says have contaminated soil and drinking water and pose "imminent and substantial" dangers to public health.
Even some military lawyers opposed the techniques, according to congressional testimony this week.
Opposition in Africa means the new command's headquarters will more likely be in US or Europe.
Critics say the Bush administration is relying too heavily on the military.