Women Veterans

VA, lawmakers trade barbs after sexual assault claim from congressional staffer

Top Veterans Affairs officials are criticizing a key congressional staffer for reporting an “unsubstantiated” sexual assault incident at a VA medical …

Veterans

Campaign to put women veterans in Indiana in the spotlight

INDIANAPOLIS — A new campaign is putting a face to the millions of women who served our country.<p>The Indiana Department of Veterans' Affairs hosted …

Veterans

2 Republican Women Join Race To Unseat Democrat Rep. Angie Craig

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (AP) —</b> Two Republican women joined the race for the 2nd District congressional seat held by Democratic U.S. Rep. Angie Craig on Thursday, …

Republicans

"I Am Not Invisible": Photo shoot honoring female veterans stops in

INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - "I Am Not Invisible" is the name of the Department of Veterans Affairs photo project highlighting and honoring the nearly two …

Veterans

Indiana veterans participate in campaign drawing attention to women in the military

Women veterans living in Indiana have become the newest faces for a national campaign that celebrates them and their service.<p>The veterans got their …

Indiana

State's first all-female County Commission swears in Parks

CINCINNATI — For the first time, all three Hamilton County Commissioners are women, and the majority are African American.<p>In an historic vote …

Veterans

Backstedt and Greensill shine as Craig adds to medal collection

Zoe Backstedt, Max Greensill and Nick Craig all added to their collection of titles as they were among the winners on day one of the HSBC UK | …

Cycling (UK)

We will not take armed forces for granted ― Osinbajo » Tribune Online

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has assured Nigerians that the Federal Government would continue to recognise the sacrifices of the men and women of the …

Military

Seda Goff: Why women veteran startups are the next big thing in entrepreneurship (and how we support them)

Women represent 10 percent of the veteran population in the U.S. but own one in six veteran-owned businesses. Their businesses generate over $17 billion a year, and the growth of women veterans’ startups has been “higher than any other segment of the entrepreneurship economy,” according to Carla …

Veterans

Female veterans help other veterans through stressful times

<b>WASHINGTON (Gray DC) --</b> It's an alarming trend. The suicide rate for female veterans is twice as high as the rate for females who did not serve in …

Vermont

WNC veterans group helps fire victim

It was a group effort Saturday to help a local veteran for the holidays. Aura Home Women Vets helped organize a move for a veteran who lost …

Veterans

See how women, veterans are taking on esports

Gaming host Rosemary Kelley shows how women and veterans are embracing, and shaping, the world of esports at the VETS PLAY event in Philadelphia in December. Professional esports has emerged as an industry phenomenon where the U.S. military and Comcast Spectacor are heavily investing.

eSports

Florida Nonprofit Wants to Build Monument for Women Veterans at Old Amtrak Station

A museum and monument dedicated to women veterans could soon stand at the Pensacola's old Amtrak station building.<p>Michelle Caldwell, who is behind …

U.S. Military

Nearly 60 percent of women experience stalking in the ranks, study finds

A new study looking into the prevalence of stalking in the rank-and-file paints a grim picture of a military already fraught with questions that …

Military

Florida nonprofit wants to build monument for women veterans

A museum and monument dedicated to women veterans could soon stand at the Pensacola’s old Amtrak station building.<p>Michelle Caldwell, who is behind …

U.S. Military

A Florida nonprofit wants to build a Monument to Women Veterans

A museum and monument dedicated to women veterans could soon stand at the Pensacola's old Amtrak station building.Michelle Caldwell, who is behind …

U.S. Military

SCHAEFFER: Thoughts On The Dying WW2 Generation

I ran into an old neighbor a while back. I asked about everyone on the block and he casually mentioned: “You know Jerry next door passed away?” I …

Conservative View

France facts: Pregnant women have to stand up for injured veterans on the Metro

The Paris Metro, like most public transport systems, has a number of 'priority seats' which should be reserved for those who need them most.<p>But …

France

Web Extra: LVR3 Tour

<b>LAS VEGAS (KLAS) —</b> The VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System opened a new addiction treatment center last month. It is called Las Vegas Residential …

Addiction

Burlington VA Clinic works to woo women veterans

<b>BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX)</b> There's an opportunity for Vermont's women veterans to spoil themselves a little bit.<p>The Women Veterans Relaxation and …

Vermont

Project underway to provide homeless female veterans some holiday warmth

As the holidays are approaching, so is a nationwide trend that's mirrored in the mountains. WLOS. An estimated nine percent of all homeless veterans …

Veterans

Bon Jovi Gets Deep About ‘Unbroken,’ His Veteran-Themed Song From ‘To Be of Service’

When Jon Bon Jovi was asked to appear in New York City at the Christmas Tree Lighting in Rockefeller Center on Wednesday night, he shared the moment …

Bon Jovi

Celebs call on Brits to take on walking with the wounded challenge to help our Army veterans this Christmas

I'M A CELEB star Cliff Parisi is urging Brits to back a major drive to help our wounded veterans this Christmas..<p>The ex-Eastenders star has thrown …

Walking

We must remain thankful to those who served

The holiday season is upon us. Montana families across our state are giving thanks and enjoying quality time with their families and loved ones.<p>As we …

Veterans

'Life just went to crap': why army veterans are twice as likely to end up in prison

The question of whether Australia does enough to support its ex-service personnel is growing in urgency, with Labor leader Anthony Albanese this week …

Australian News

Morrison open to royal commission on veterans' suicides

The remarks suggest a softening of the government's stance, after Veterans' Minister Darren Chester earlier this year said the money would be better …

Veterans

Labor backs royal commission into military veteran deaths

Anthony Albanese has backed calls for a royal commission into veterans taking their own lives.<p>The federal opposition leader spoke after meeting with …

Anthony Albanese

PM remains open to veteran suicide inquiry

Scott Morrison has opened the door to calling a royal commission into veteran suicides in the new year.<p>The prime minister raised the possibility …

Anthony Albanese

Women, WWII Vets Overrepresented in Newspaper Photos – University of Alabama News | The University of Alabama

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Women veterans and veterans of World War II appear more often in newspaper photos than their make-up of the country’s veterans, …

University of Alabama

Can More Female Veterans Win More Seats for the Democrats?

What 2020 might hold.<b>Key point:</b> Being a veteran can help women run for office, but it is unclear if that is enough to overcome certain voter …

Veterans