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Honorably discharged veterans will soon get to shop tax-free

Hey veterans, you can soon shop tax free.

Tricare cases part of nation's largest-ever health care fraud sweep

Justice Department officials have charged at least four people in connection with schemes to defraud…

Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates helps save food bank

A food bank in a small Washington town will get to remain in its building, thanks to former U.S. Def…

Home-front help: 14 tips for dealing with deployment, from spouses who've been there

Don't go it alone: Learn from experience on how families can handle the time apart.

DC museums the whole family will love

Five kid-friendly spots for fun and learning.

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Honorably discharged veterans will soon get to shop tax-free

Hey veterans, you can soon shop tax free.

Tricare cases part of nation's largest-ever health care fraud sweep

Justice Department officials have charged at least four people in connection with schemes to defraud…

Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates helps save food bank

A food bank in a small Washington town will get to remain in its building, thanks to former U.S. Def…

Home-front help: 14 tips for dealing with deployment, from spouses who've been there

Don't go it alone: Learn from experience on how families can handle the time apart.

DC museums the whole family will love

Five kid-friendly spots for fun and learning.

Senators propose more help for military families seeking child care

Two senators have introduced a proposal aimed at making more child care available to military famili…

Military history museum will come to the people

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Child's death in military housing inspires national safety initiative

The death of a Hawaii boy who fell out of a window in a military housing unit has sparked a national…