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Tricare Help: It will cover some co-pays for other insurance

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 14:58
Q. I'm a retiree who is eligible for Tricare but has other health insurance, to which Tricare acts as second payer.
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More budget cuts mean longer deployments, Pentagon leaders say

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 14:37
The defense budget squeeze could mean longer deployments overseas and longer tours at sea, as military officials try to man more missions with fewer people, defense leaders warned Wednesday.
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Soldiers want OK to carry concealed weapons on base

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 13:59
In the wake of last week's shooting on Fort Hood many soldiers and some lawmakers are calling on the military to reconsider allowing troops to carry concealed weapons on post.
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Guard chief: 'Decision made' on shifting Apaches to active Army

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 13:45
The National Guard's top general on Tuesday appeared resigned to a plan that moves all of the branch's AH-64 Apache helicopters into the active Army.
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Dems call GOP-led Benghazi probe 'witch hunt'

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 13:07
House Democrats on Wednesday demanded an end to a Republican-led investigation into the deadly attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, calling the probe a partisan 'witch hunt.'
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DoD appears to expect fewer jobless vets by 2015

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 12:13
If the Pentagon's latest budget projections are any indication, the issue of veterans' unemployment may be easing.
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Some Vietnam vets with PTSD fight for benefits

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 12:07
George Siders remembers his first enemy kill like it happened yesterday.
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U.S. troops need to continue fight against 'robust' al-Qaida, panel told

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 11:37
As American forces leave Afghanistan, some officials are expressing fear that al-Qaida is gaining ground.
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Kentucky National Guard to unveil new aircraft

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 09:26
The Kentucky National Guard is set to unveil a new light utility helicopter to be used for security and disaster-response missions.
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Families struck by tragedy reach out to Fort Hood

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 07:55
Dozens of families who lost loved ones during Sept.
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U.S., China defense chiefs air differences over disputed islands

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 07:27
In a face-off between the defense chiefs of China and the U.S., Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel told his Chinese counterpart on Tuesday that his country does not have the right to unilaterally establish an air defense zone over disputed islands with no consultation.
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