Our economy is on a slow recovery – slower than anyone wants. But the lack of serious discussion about national security and the world we live in is troubling.
Since 2007, the VA has experienced a 35 percent increase in the number of veterans receiving mental health services.
Next week, a North Bay veterans’ group will begin helping vets and their families with the basic need of housing. But getting a roof over their heads is just the beginning.
Longtime peace activist Louise Clark, who owned the property on which the “Crosses of Lafayette” war memorial was built, passed away Sunday at age 86.
A bill designed to keep protesters away from military funerals heads to the governor’s desk after it overwhelmingly passed the California Senate.
The last white cross has been hammered into the hillside memorial in Lafayette this week, memorial organizers said.
A Republican gay rights group is again asking a federal appeals court to immediately lift the ban on gays serving openly in the U.S. armed forces.
Gay rights advocates are challenging a request by the Obama administration to keep the military’s repealed “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy in place while the Pentagon prepares for its repeal.
The Obama administration may have concluded that laws targeting gay Americans are presumably unconstitutional, but it still asked a federal appeals court Friday to refrain for now from striking down the ban on gays serving openly in the military.
Two Vallejo sisters have joined the U.S. Army in what their recruiters say may be the first case in California of identical twin girls signing up for service together.