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

The 28th Annual Nautica Malibu Triathlon Presented By Equinox Raised $1,350,000 For Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

Participants And Spectators Gathered In Malibu For Worthy Cause MALIBU, Calif., Sept. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Hosting some of the world’s finest athletes, philanthropists, celebrities and supporters, the 28th Annual Nautica Malibu Triathlon presented by Equinox raised more than $1.35 … Continue reading

Veteran to Write Names of 2,300+ Fallen Soldiers from Afghanistan War at Chicagoland Speedway from Memory September 12-14

JOLIET, Ill., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — In what can only be described as unfathomable, Afghanistan War veteran and USA Memory Champion, Ron White, has memorized the 2,300+ fallen U.S. military from the Afghanistan war and travels the country writing … Continue reading

ThanksUSA Tops $10 Million in Scholarships for Military Families

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — ThanksUSA, a national non-profit organization dedicated to providing educational opportunities for America’s military families, announced today that as of the start of this academic year, it has awarded more than $10 million to … Continue reading