Disability payments to state's veterans vary widely by where they live, where they file.
Updated: January 12, 2013, - 10:28 PM
A Texas legislator has proposed a bill to give children of some military service members more time with their parents.
Updated: January 08, 2013, - 07:28 PM
The Department of Veterans Affairs is cutting red tape for veterans by eliminating the need to complete an annual report that verifies their eligibility for pension benefits. Surprisingly, it is called the Eligibility Verification Report or EVR.
Updated: December 25, 2012, - 05:49 PM
A government report finds no fewer than 104 places in the U.S. that could safely lock up the 166 suspected terrorists now housed at Guantanamo Bay if it were closed. Three of those places are in Minnesota.
Updated: December 11, 2012, - 09:54 PM
He resigns months shy of graduation, faults leadership for "religious bigotry."
Updated: December 06, 2012, - 11:21 PM
Brig. Gen. Henry L. Huntley is the deputy commanding general of the Army's Recruiting Command, based at Fort Knox, Ky. Even as the military focuses on budget cuts and drawing down forces, Huntley will tell you the Army is still looking for a few good, umm, people.
Updated: November 27, 2012, - 06:59 PM
Retired Marine four-star Gen. Anthony Zinni, once the commander in chief of the United States Central Command (CENTCOM), said there is no doubt Gen. David Petraeus, now head of the CIA, had to resign in the wake of revelations of an inappropriate relationship with his biographer.
Updated: November 13, 2012, - 07:49 PM
As the active duty reduces its numbers, the country's reserve force -- including the Minnesota National Guard -- will be asked to do more, and do it with less.
Updated: November 10, 2012, - 06:43 AM
Researchers at the University of Kentucky are investigating bereavement issues of families with relatives or other loved ones who've killed themselves related to their military service.
Updated: November 01, 2012, - 03:03 PM