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Confederate's grave has wrong name; VA won't fix

A descendant of a Confederate soldier who died in a Civil War prison camp in New York says the wrong name is on his gravestone, and the Department of Veterans Affairs won't fix it.

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 12:14pm EDT

Tags: Civil War, prison camp, Petersburg, Va., Veterans Affairs

Md. veterans center: long wait for new patients

Monday - 06/09/2014, 03:20pm EDT

Tags: Veterans Affairs

Healing vets' PTSD with transcendental meditation

Thousands of veterans are finding transcendental meditation, or TM, as the answer to relieving their PTSD symptoms without losing independence.

Thursday - 08/15/2013, 07:42am EDT

Tags: meditation, transcendental meditation, David George, veterans, Veterans Affairs, ptsd, David Lynch Foundation, Megan Cloherty

Mom of sick baby asks federal workers to donate their leave

An employee of the Department of Veterans Affairs is asking federal employees to donate their vacation leave so she can stay with her sick baby in the hospital.

Monday - 05/13/2013, 03:49am EDT

Tags: Megan Cloherty, sick baby, Veterans Affairs, Kelly Anderson, FMLA

VA backlog tops 903K

What do you think how the government has handled the claims of military veterans? And what should be done?

Thursday - 03/28/2013, 08:07am EDT

Tags: Veterans Affairs, disability claims

Helping disabled veterans receive benefits

Help is on the way for disabled veterans having trouble navigating the Veterans Affairs benefits system.

Tuesday - 11/13/2012, 09:48am EST

Tags: veterans, Kathy Stewart, National Veterans Legal Services Program, Veterans Affairs

Vets and the fiscal cliff: Effect of sequestration on benefits

Many veterans and their families are eyeing the fiscal cliff and the possibility that sequestration may cut into their benefits.

Sunday - 11/11/2012, 08:42am EST

Tags: max smith, sequestration, Veterans Affairs