(WASHINGTON) -- Comedian Jon Stewart joined lawmakers on Tuesday to announce legislation that would make it easier for veterans with diseases linked to burn pits to access Veterans Affairs benefits. "For those that have fought and defended and served this country, for them to come... Read More.
By JON HAWORTH, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Two men have been arrested after allegedly stealing remains of military veterans from a cemetery in Florida that they subsequently used for “religious practices,” authorities said.On Dec. 6, 2020, four graves at the... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(MANCHESTER, N.H.) -- A New Hampshire nursing home for war veterans is sending out an "all-hands-on-deck" plea for help amid a ballooning COVID-19 outbreak that has severely depleted its staff and killed nearly two dozen residents... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(CHICAGO) -- Staff working while COVID-19 positive, ineffective hand sanitizer and poor PPE practices were some of the concerns raised during the investigation of an outbreak at an Illinois veterans home that has killed 27 residents.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(CHICAGO) -- A COVID-19 outbreak in an Illinois veterans home has infected nearly 200 people and taken the lives of 23 residents so far, officials said.On Nov. 1, the Illinois Veterans Home at LaSalle... Read More.
BY: MEREDITH DELISO, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- A veterans center in Kentucky that had managed to avoid a COVID-19 outbreak until last month is now dealing with a devastating outbreak. Two dozen residents at the center have died as the virus surges... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Veterans and Gold Star families now can see even more of the country they and their family members have fought to defend.The Military Veterans and Gold Star Family Free Access Program went... Read More.
Former Eagles guitarist Don Felder is among more than 20 artists scheduled to perform today, Veterans' Day, on the inaugural Rock to Remember virtual benefit concert. The event, which will stream live starting at 8:30 p.m. ET on the Gibson guitar company's... Read More.
BY: EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- Dozens of COVID-19 cases have been reported at two veterans care centers in Virginia.The Sitter & Barfoot Veterans Care Center in Richmond has 49 cases impacting 39 residents and 10 staff, the Virginia... Read More.
By JOHN VERHOVEK, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Just weeks ahead of Election Day, former Vice President Joe Biden's campaign unveiled a slate of five new ads, including a spot utilizing a veterans' testimony to slam President Donald Trump over alleged comments... Read More.
By QUINN OWEN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The personal information of some 46,000 veterans was compromised in a breach that targeted private financial data as some health care payments were redirected to fraudulent accounts, the Department of Veterans Affairs announced Monday.