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Pentagon cuts Marine maternity leave by 6 weeks

The Pentagon has cut Marines’ maternity leave by one-third, but women who become pregnant by March 3…

Air Force secretary: Don't change BAH eligibility

The Senate-proposed fiscal 2016 National Defense Authorization Act Section 604 language regarding Ba…

Deadline approaches for some Marines' re-up bonuses

Manpower and Reserve Affairs officials say they have reached their retention goals this year for mor…

Marine Corps, Navy approve new pay for long deployments

Marines and sailors deployed longer than 220 days in a row are to start receiving a new op tempo pay…

Some Marines emerge from SDA cuts well, while others take a hit

MARINE CORPS BASE QUANTICO, Va. – Budget cuts are about to hit Marines' wallets in yet another way…

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The Pentagon is closer to extending a generous new benefit to millions of veterans

The Pentagon is closer to extending a generous new benefit to millions of veterans

Paxton: Women will be successful in infantry units

“This is not about women in uniform and it’s not about women in combat,” Paxton said.

'Radical' proposal would change the way retired pay is divided in divorce cases

Former spouses might get a smaller share of a military member's monthly retirement pay if Congress p…

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Defense officials approve expanded veterans online shopping benefit

Defense officials have given the green light to allow all honorably discharged veterans to shop at o…

Under Trump, military pay and benefits could see a boost

Troops' advocates are cautiously optimistic that the new president will help improve compensation.

Personal finance guru Suze Orman lending expertise to troops, families

Troops and families have one more way to shore up their finances, thanks to personal finance expert…

Pentagon to pay back recouped California Guard bonuses, forgive thousands more

The Army is on its way to repaying a few million dollars in California Army National Guard bonuses t…

New in 2017: Expect rigorous debate over military pay and benefits

Donald Trump has promised to boost military spending and “take care of the military” better than Pre…

Obama signs defense bill that authorizes pay raise, more troops

The White House had initially threatened to veto the measure over cost concerns but relented after o…

BAH rates to go up 2.4 percent in 2017

Troops will receive about $41 more per month, on average.

California Guard officials acknowledge bonus scandal hurt military's reputation

Leaders acknowledged their moves to recoup decade-old bonuses from troops has hurt public faith in t…