National Veterans Day Run Returns for Fourth Consecutive Year

Partners with Operation Gratitude. National running event honors US service men and women, returns to 15 cities across the nation LAS VEGAS, Oct. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The National Veterans Day Run (www.veteransdayrun.org) is hosting its fourth annual running event in … Continue reading

Shoney’s® Offers FREE All-American Burger™ to All Veterans and Troops on Veterans Day

CEO David Davoudpour and Shoney’s Say ‘Thank You’ to America’s Heroes by Offering Shoney’s Signature Favorite to All Veterans and Active Duty Military Members on Tuesday, November 11 NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ –Nothing says “Thank You” like a … Continue reading

Legion wants feds to leave veterans preference alone

Suggestions that the policy is unfair to non-veterans in the federal work force are unjustified Editor’s Note: Veterans’ Preference is also covered by Affirmative Action.  Also, many women are also veterans. WASHINGTON, Oct. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The federal government’s veterans … Continue reading

Wounded Warrior Project® To Receive $100,000 From Man Whose Brother Committed Suicide

NEW YORK, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — With suicide on the rise across America, THE LIFE IS PRICELESS FOUNDATION is handing a $100,000 check to Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) on October 11, 2014 at their 3rd Annual gala held this year … Continue reading

Georgetown University Ranked #1 College for Veterans in 2015 U.S. News & World Report

WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — The 2015 U.S. News & World Report named Georgetown University the No. 1 college for veterans. Ranked colleges all had to be members of the Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC) Consortium, certified for the GI Bill, and participants in the … Continue reading

Antibiotic Use by Age 2 Associated with Obesity Risk

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Repeated exposure to broad-spectrum antibiotics in the first two years of life is associated with early childhood obesity, say researchers from The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia in a retrospective study based on data from electronic … Continue reading

Intelligence and National Security Summit Hits the Open Dialogue Mark

Discussions at AFCEA/INSA event bring to light challenges in balancing transparency and security. WASHINGTON, Sept. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Debates about transparency within the Intelligence Community (IC) continue as leaks imperil relationships with allies and embolden enemies. Addressing these and … Continue reading

American Legion National Commander slams lack of accountability at VA in Letter to President Obama

We are hearing little about pervasiveness of corruption and incompetence’ WASHINGTON, Sept. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Angered by a recent IG report on the Department of Veterans Affairs and the testimony of senior VA officials, American Legion National Commander Michael … Continue reading

LIBERTY INSTITUTE RESPONDS TO ATTACK ON INDIANA VETERANS MEMORIAL

Attorneys Defend Constitutionality of Indiana Veterans Memorial LIBERTY, IN, Sept. 17, 2014– TheLiberty Institute on behalf of its client, well-known wood sculptor Dayle K. Lewis, responded to a demand letter sent to the Indiana Department of Natural Resources by an … Continue reading

StarKist® Pledges $100,000 to Support the Wounded Warrior Project®

New “Outdoors” StarKist Tuna Creations® Pouch Features Camouflage-inspired Design and Hits Grocery Shelves in Honor Our Nation’s Heroes PITTSBURGH, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — StarKist® is proud to announce it is joining forces with Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) by pledging … Continue reading